By Melissa Adams VanHouten, Gastroparesis Advocate
August is Gastroparesis Awareness Month, and we invite you to unite with us as we shed light on our illness and promote better understanding and proper care.
Gastroparesis literally means “paralysis of the stomach.” It is a condition in which food passes from the stomach to the intestines at a delayed rate. Those in our community experience often debilitating symptoms, including nausea, vomiting, pain, bloating, extreme weight fluctuations, and GERD. We […]