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£1,968raised of £5,000 target by 50 supporters

    Weʼve raised £1,968 to allow Caitlin to receive the medical treatment she so desperately needs.

    Funded on Thursday, 28th September 2017

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    Caitlin is a young girl of 18 . She became ill four years ago and was diagnosed with Gastroparaesis ( paralysis of the gut ) .Caitlin was hospitalised for nine months , where she went through various procedures and operations , none of which were successful . Caitlin returned home with feeding tubes that went directly into her bowel where she was to receive her nutrition. Unfortunately these were not successful and Caitlin had various admissions in to her local hospital . Since the end of August 2015 , Caitlin has attended her local hospital every day for treatment . We are four years on since she initially became unwell and her condition is deteriorating. Caitlin has a port o cath inserted in her chest where she receives her treatment . Caitlin has had three bouts of Septicemia this year , and is very susceptible to getting infections because of her immune system being so poor . She attends hospital everyday , seven days a week for treatment . Two months ago , Caitlin went down to London to see a Neurogastroentrologist who has after such a long time diagnosed Caitlin with a number of different conditions , Gastroparaesis , Cyclical Vomiting Syndrome , Rumination Syndrome , Postural Tachycardia Syndrome , Bacterial Overgrowth in the Gut , Malnutrition , chronic Electrolyte depletion and The Vascular form of Ehlers Danlos Syndrome . He has recommended that she see Clinicians that specialise in these conditions and get the treatment she so desperately needs . Any donation will be so gratefully received as Caitlin so desperately needs some quality of life .



    • Caitlin White1 year ago
      Caitlin White

      Caitlin White

      1 year ago

      Thank you to everyone that has donated so far ! I can't get over the kindness and generosity of everyone , even people I don't know personally . It's thanks to you all that I have been able to go down to see the cardiologist , genetisist and neurogastroentrologist and get some answers for questions that have went unanswered for years . Hopefully now things will start progressing , I have to go back down to london for the fourth time for some tests and scans , so please keep sharing my link xx

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    • Thomas Johnson

      Thomas Johnson

      Sep 11, 2017


    • Yvonne, Liam & Ava

      Yvonne, Liam & Ava

      Aug 28, 2017

      Hope this helps you get the right treatment Caitlin.


    • Anonymous


      Aug 27, 2017


    • Lisa Rigby

      Lisa Rigby

      Aug 21, 2017


    • Anonymous


      Aug 13, 2017

      stay strong Caitlin💗


    • Kim Paton-Mackenzie

      Kim Paton-Mackenzie

      Aug 9, 2017

      Hope everything works out for you xxx


    • ian mathewson

      ian mathewson

      Aug 6, 2017

      Hi Caitlin hang in there I've got my fingers cross for you and hope you get the help you need xx


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