22 Years of Needless Pain Resolved in Just a Few Weeks
Starting at the age of 15, Lori felt miserable…fatigue, insomnia, mood swings, difficulty thinking, mild GI issues…but it was not until she was 26 years old that she’d had enough of the pain that she finally went to see a doctor to do something about it. Unfortunately, she went through an ever-rotating carousel of doctors that started years of endless testing and misdiagnoses.
After 6 Years of Abdominal Pain, Finally Answers
Barbara’s son John, 19, woke up one morning complaining about extreme stomach pain. Despite a number of examinations, the pain persisted for many weeks and, when he was scoped, his doctor diagnosed him with Celiac disease, a serious autoimmune disorder in which the ingestion of gluten can lead to damage in the small intestine.
Ruling Out Infection
The trouble began in September 2016 after he had had a new pacemaker implanted. Within a week of the procedure, his surgery site was not healing and had begun to exude blood and other fluid. Naturally, everyone assumed it was an infection and his doctors prescribed antibiotics. After a couple of months the wound still wasn’t healing and infection-like symptoms continued.