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My Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome Story

*Warning: This post gets graphic, and gross. Please read at your own caution.*

    Picture this: You wake up one morning with a sore throat, and you’re already stressed because life just throws you stress from time to time.  684 more words

Sean Cortright

Meeting Noel McNamara

It’s the phone call you never wish to get. The 12am phone call from the hospital, advising you to come down as quickly as possible. For Noel McNamara, this is the reality he faced on the 3rd of March, 1992. 473 more words

May 2015

Welcome to the face of Invisible Illness

Our illness may be invisible but our courage is not!”

Hello, and thank you for taking the time to learn about us and our movement for 

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CVS International Day March 5, 2015

Help us raise money for research and awareness!!!

All funds raised will go directly to CYCLIC VOMITING SYNDROME ASSOCIATION INC.

The Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome Association (CVSA) serves the needs of cyclic vomiting syndrome ( 106 more words


Carebags are the best puke bag you'll ever use!

So, not all people get excited when a new and revolutionary puke bag is invented. But we CVSers do!!! How many of you wrestle with buckets, pails, plastic Wal-Mart bags, Ziplocs, or loud and crackly blue emi-bags when in episodes? 843 more words

Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome


We passed our first big DOT inspection!

Pulling into weigh stations is always a little nerve-wracking. Usually you just drive across a scale and continue on your way. 533 more words

My Pretty Binder for My Ugly Disorder

Written on 5/6/14

I am in the process of making a “CVS Binder” (a two inch 3 ring binder) that will basically go everywhere I go and that I will give to ER staff and doctors who don’t know me. 607 more words

Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome