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... My son has always had an unusually violent response to certain odors -- especially acidic ones. The smell of vinegar, for example, used to cause him to gag and it took him a long time to gain some control of that response. For years, my wife and I would avoid having any vinegar based salad dressings on the table for that reason. I've always thought that doctors had very... (23 replies)
... I know CP can have affects on the whole body, but fortunately most of us can function very well. I have what's called a "lazy stomach". Food stays in my stomach much longer than most people. Most people empty their stomachs in from 3 to 12 hours. ... (23 replies)
... Hello E, in my case, "lazy stomach" means that the food digests normally, but it just takes longer to leave my stomach. Once it does, it is processed normally. If I take drugs to speed the emptying of my stomach, I get diarreah... not good! (23 replies)

... Thank you so much for the information. It seems that there really is no rule of thumb for CP. It is so hard to learn about something that effects people sooo differently. I'm trying to educate myself in order to care for her and push for what my little one needs. Reading about how a lot of the teenagers and adults with CP handle situations and deal with difficulties has... (23 replies)
... if I fed Kat and laid her down right away EVERYTHING would flow out her mouth. Thank God I always laid her on her side! I told her Doctor who said a flap on her stomach might not be completely closed, so I held her upright after each feeding for at least a half an hour. I also found her to be constipated allot. ... (2 replies)
Just diagnosed
Aug 15, 2007
... if I fed Kat and laid her down right away EVERYTHING would flow out her mouth. Thank God I always laid her on her side! I told her Doctor who said a flap on her stomach might not be completely closed, so I held her upright after each feeding for at least a half an hour. I also found her to be constipated allot. ... (6 replies)




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