condition: Rumination Syndrome

Carrie’s Story

My journey started long before I got to Nationwide so I will start with some background. When I was 9 I broke my ankle. This turned into Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy, a nerve condition that causes severe pain. My dad explained it to me as having little people in my brain (nerves) that are confused so […]

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Allie’s Story

When I was 9 years old, I started to throw up after almost every single meal. My pediatrician referred me to a GI specialist at a Children’s Hospital in Indianapolis. They performed a 24 hour probe test and did a esophageal biopsy. The doctors there believed that my stomach was just not digesting food as […]

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