A day in the life of…

A day in the life of…

Alt text: This photo depicts Jennifer Hawkins with 13-month-old Ebony (her dog) in their apartment. Jennifer wears a tubie backpack, although it might not be visible in the image. The backdrop features a small indoor greenhouse, with a large bookcase of braille books...
Tube Feeding and Sports

Tube Feeding and Sports

“My esophagus is outside, yours is in” Pedro Relvas   While many might see home tube feeding as a limitation, Pedro sees it as just another aspect of his life—one that won’t hold him back from pursuing his passion for sports. Pedro has faced his share of...
Living with a feeding tube

Living with a feeding tube

Living at home with a feeding tube may not be something you ever thought you would have to do. The idea of it can be completely overwhelming and you may even feel defeated or upset about needing to rely on this method of getting your food. I’m sure you’re feeling a...
Your Tube’s Book Launch

Your Tube’s Book Launch

A big shoutout to the team at Fresenius Kabi Australia and New Zealand –  Luke Richmond, Natalie Victor, and the wonderful MC Rebecca Sparrowhawk – for sponsoring and organising my book launch event day 1 of Feeding Tube Awareness Week 2024. It was truly...
Stock Issues: Community Hacks

Stock Issues: Community Hacks

The panic sets in – the dreaded phone call I receive from my clients one to two times a month, with an uptick around the festive seasons like Christmas and Easter. “HELP! I’ve run out of tube feeding formula and equipment stock, and my big delivery...