I Am Okay Now

My name is Deb.
I'm

an advocate.

a patient.

a writer.

a mother.

a sister.

a daughter.

a wife.

Stories, poems, and more from my life as a #CureGP Community Member & Advocate.

Journey 1/19/2020 PORT-A-CATH -POCKET INSERTION

A Port -A -Cath Placement Through Pocket Insertion A Port -A -Cath placement through a pocket insertion, specifically the pectoral muscle, for use in IV therapy & antiemetic protocol. Its purpose is to help patients with a quality of life […]

Jan 11, #2020Motility

Each moment of #2020Motility advocacy is chronicling our chronic journey with thoughtful clarity. 24/7/365 our combined truth empowers us all to research, treatments, quality of life and care while seeking cures for chronic communities. Regardless of our chronic motility issues […]

Thankful Thursday -Advocacy Options

https://www.merit.com/peripheral-intervention/access/renal-therapies-accessories/merit-hero-graft/healthcare-professionals/fistula-or-graft-salvage/ This site does a very good job of explaining the difference between the fistula graft and the HeRo graft. Thanks to the chronic community who required options for dialysis we have benefited from their vast experience. Whilst many chronic […]

#2020Motility Cures

#2020 #Motility #GP #Cures Speak your truth, chronicle your chronic journey, empowering yourself & others towards research & treatments regardless of our level of paralysis, symptoms, response to available treatments. We all deserve a quality of life & care while […]

What Does Your Tummy Feel Like Today?

Spinach or Kale Burgers 🍔 Sometimes we can only do liquids, a premier protein shake, (again not an endorsement just happens to be the one which checks my boxes on low energy days. When I do not have ready made […]

Hindsight’s 2020 Let’s Welcome Her

Chronicling our 2019 into 2020 Hindsight’s 2020! Let’s welcome her by chronicling our chronic journey in full reflection. Chronicling our chronic journey of advocacy with truth empowering us forward. Our warriors of decades gather to usher the end of 2019. […]

The PeaceBoat Perception

The PeaceBoat Perception Everything, every moment of our journey is seen, felt, heard, and unconditionally accepted for ourselves and others by this perception. As we traverse our lives we are comforted by our spirit in our physical journey. What does […]

Chronicling the Chronic Journey

Chronicling the Chronic Journey We see our experiences through the reflection of ourselves and others these truths empower us all 24/7/365. Definition of chronic 1a:continuing or occurring again and again for a long time chronic indigestion chronic experiments b: suffering […]

#SeeYouSunday 12/8/2019

#1ForAll_All4One #AdvocacyOverAdversity #Positivity #Optimism lead us through our #Chronic journey #Motility digestive diseases & #mitochondrialdisease millions w/ layers of #incurable #invisible #illnesses know their our truth empowers us & others to seek research, treatments, quality of life & care while […]

How & Why We Become A Quote

Why Words Become Qoutes Which & by What Circumstances do words take flight in our minds, hearts, and imagination? They become the stalwarts of past, present and future generations to pull out and remind us all of who we were, […]