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  • Peace Be Still (Not Ill)

     Sharing a seed! I often reference how it takes optimism, Faith, & trusting in yourself to heal, succeed, achieve, or get anywhere at anytime. I know it works. I know it works, because I saw it in action. I was gathering a few books the other day for a collage. I love books! I have […]

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  • #MyStatusIsYourStatus –

    There is a beauty to you It is never dim  Even in the vomit, heaving, while leaning on the toilet rim There is life in you  Even when it seems all is coming to an end Your body finds a spark of protein & just like that we are back  There is a resilience in […]

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  • My Uppdated Version Of My Gastroparesis/MotilityDisorder Journey

    My Journey Deb Shrader-Trotter @iamokaynow Twitter (Deb) deb_shradertrotter Instagram  www.iamokaynow.com blog FB.curegp.com Gastroparesis:Fighting for Change Facebook Community Page  Gastroparesis:Fighting For Change gpfightingforchange@gmail.com Dear #MotiltyDisorders,  My Gastroparesis/MotilityDisorder/ POTS CIPO Colon Inertia Migraine- Mitochondrial-Malabsorption Journey While keeping an #IamOkayNow Attitude with Advocacy  My walk began, with full blown, “it can no longer be ignored” around1989 with the first […]

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  • What It Takes To Travel w/ #MotilityDisorders

    Thinking about a travel day with #Gastroparesis & all it entails with its companions #MotilityDisorders preparations. This is what it looks like three days prior to that travel day: Meds IV w/ port changes are they totally restocked? Extra clothes with undergarments are they restocked? Emergency EpiPen’s,breathing prescription or sleeping meds, are they restocked? Antiemetics […]

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  • Maybe Its #SaveALife

    Maybe you left the table, it was to #SaveALife Or to call a friend, not to say I can see Russia If you had a restriction or something so wrong you couldn’t eat because digestion was improbable  Then I was suddenly able to eat the lamb chop when it was certainly an impossible task did […]