Research

Vagus Nerve

One is that when we are bored or tired, we just don’t breathe as deeply as we usually do. As this theory goes, our bodies take in less oxygen because our breathing has slowed. Therefore, yawning helps us bring more oxygen into the blood and move more carbon dioxide out of […]

#ChronicTime #ChronicClock

#ChronicTime #ChronicClock We move on our own unique time. Every#Spoonie #ChronicWarrior knows our time segments are not equal to real-time. A 48 hour segment of time may be = 2week segment. Every chronic journey/warrior is unique unto themselves with untold […]

Mitochondrial Disease #HR2501 w/#HR3396 #FGIMD

Medical nutrition equity act of 2019 https://www.congress.gov/bill/116th-congress/house-bill/2501/all-info #MedMito2019 #MitochondrialDisease http://www.umdf.org/ the nonprofit organization working as an advocate for and with those who have been impacted by mitochondrial disease along with their underlying chronic illnesses created by mito malfunctioning. https://www.iffgd.org/ the […]

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 […]

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. […]

Chronic Journey 12-2-2019

Chronic Journey • Every Chronic Journey is Different simply complex by our DNA • Humanity begins at our chromosome completion, BUT • with incurable, invisible, illnesses with a genetic component • Our chronic/human journey begins an unfolding – or not […]

Advocacy-2019

Are you an advocate seeking to do all you can with your spoon/s, literally & figuratively? Mentally digesting (yes, the laughter of visualization of it al!:-) Functional Gastrointestinal and has Disorders Research Enhancement Act of 2019 #FGIMD #Motility #Digestive #HR3396 […]

Advocacy 2019

Are you an advocate seeking to do all you can with your spoon/s, literally & figuratively? Mentally digesting (yes, the laughter of visualization of it al!:-) Functional Gastrointestinal and has Disorders Research Enhancement Act of 2019 #FGIMD #Motility #Digestive #HR3396 […]