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Finally, a diagnosis – severe gastroparesis

This last week has been a roller coaster of emotions for me. As I mentioned last week, after six weeks of being extremely sick, I finally received a diagnosis from my GI doctor. I have severe gastroparesis, an incurable disorder that essentially means my stomach muscles are paralyzed and don't move food out of my stomach the way a normal person's would.

This last week has been a roller coaster of emotions for me. As I mentioned last week, after six weeks of being extremely sick, I finally received a diagnosis from my GI doctor. I have severe gastroparesis, an incurable disorder that essentially means my stomach muscles are paralyzed and don’t move food out of my stomach the way a normal person’s would. I haven’t told …