If you’ve read any of our HEDS Up!
features, are part of the online Invisible Illness Community or have
(GP) you’ll know that August is GP Awareness Month. If you don’t know what
is, the word literally mean ‘stomach paralysis’, and you can read more about it by clicking here. You can also learn loads about what life is like with this potentially fatal condition by reading the other pieces written by us and people who have the condition.
Ultimately though, we hope that stomach paralysis says enough, and you’ll understand that if your stomach doesn’t work, you can starve to death.
But suffer (a lot) first.
Gastroparesis is one of the worst illnesses you’ve never heard of. And that’s why we want you to get creamy for
Best part? You don’t have to have any illness at all to take part…and maybe take revenge on someone? For charity, you understand…
At the very least, there must be someone you would love to pie in the face – and it is
for a very good cause.