condition: Colonic Inertia

Pacey Perseveres

The first 2 years of Pacey’s life were very normal. Little did we know that everything would change when he turned 3. At his yearly checkup the doctor found a mass in his abdomen, which turned out to be a very large stool blockage. We were working on potty training and as a mother of […]

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Heather’s Story

Heather Rayser, has a colon that does not function properly and as a result, she has never been to high school, and has been on home hospital care for about ten years. Her life is filled with rigidly timed and painful flushes to try to clear her colon, but Nationwide Children’s Hospital gave hope to […]

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