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Feeding tubes: PEG

For short term feeding, NG and NJ tubes tend to be used but for long term artificial feeding, a PEG is one of the main options. 1,239 more words

Ehlers Danlos Syndrome

Feeding Tubes: NG and NJ Tubes

There are various different types of feeding tube which enter your body in different ways and go to different parts of it. I’ve had an NG, NJ and a PEG and I wanted to share some of the things I’ve learnt and tips I’ve picked up as I would have found them useful. 1,095 more words

Ehlers Danlos Syndrome

Questions you have about feeding tubes but were afraid to ask.

I’m squeaking in at the end of feeding tube awareness week with a post for anyone who has ever wondered why children would have feeding tubes. 680 more words

Speech And Language Therapy

Tube Talk: Feeding Tubes 101

Our intestines are kind of a love-it or hate-it topic, with most preferring the later. Don’t worry! This post is about how we get nutrition and tubes, not about the dreaded lower GI tract issues! 480 more words

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Managing Chronic Conditions is a Full Time Job!

Living with chronic disease can be challenging, and very time consuming. It often feels like a full time job just managing it.

There are all sorts of aspects that need juggling to ensure that you are keeping on top of your chronic condition. 591 more words

General Chronic Conditions