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3 days ago

Gastroparesis Support Services Inc. 501c3

This week the U.S. Food and Drug Administration Gastrointestinal Drugs Advisory Committee voted to recommend reintroduction of Zelnorm for irritable bowel syndrome with constipation (IBS-C) in adult women without cardiovascular risk.

In a response to a call for comments from the FDA, IFFGD provided input demonstrating the burden posed by the condition to those affected and the need for safe and effective treatments. Read the full comments at iffgd.org/advocacy-activities/fda-and-other-testimony/comments-to-fda-10-18-2018.html
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Gastroparesis Support Services Inc. 501c3

Trick-or-treat with a child with a food allergy, intolerance, or other digestive condition can be a challenge. Started in 2014, the Teal Pumpkin Project encourages people to offer non-food alternatives to allow all children to enjoy the holiday.

Look for teal pumpkins at participating houses and add your house to the list at the Food Allergy Research & Education (FARE) website at www.foodallergy.org/education-awareness/teal-pumpkin-project/map
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Gastroparesis Support Services Inc. 501c3

"TPN has saved my life - made it possible to have a quality of life that I wouldn't have had without it. I am happy to be 'Alive with HPN.'" - Candace

Today starts HPN Awareness Week! "HPN" stands for Home Parenteral Nutrition. It may not be possible for some people living with a chronic digestive condition to get all the nutrition they need by mouth. For those individuals, home IV (parenteral) nutrition may be needed. Watch The Oley Foundation's 'Alive with HPN' awareness video at www.youtube.com/watch?v=BbJ9FKubU9E&feature=youtu.be to learn more and join us and the HPN community in raising awareness this week!
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G-PACT (Gastroparesis Patient Association for Cures and Treatments, Inc) IFFGD Michael S. Smith ...

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4 days ago

Gastroparesis Support Services Inc. 501c3

Wow! What can we say? These past two days have been nothing short of amazing. Our best conference yet and that could not have been possible without our sponsors, fantastic speakers, the conversations and connections with attendees (who came from across the globe!), the poster presentations, all the networking and sharing...the list goes on! We were honored to have you all and look forward to next year. Save the date! We’re back at the D.C. Marriott Wardman Park October 21-22, 2019. #NORDSummit ...

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