International Day of CVS Awareness

United in the global fight against CVS

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On March 5, 2018, CVSA USA/Canada will be joining forces with CVSA Organizations throughout the world to promote awareness of Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome.  We are asking all people affected by CVS to help us raise awareness on March 5th through social media, newspapers, radio, and TV and any other way you can imagine.  CVSA USA/Canada hosted a international t-shirt sale.  We will also be having a press release distributed all over the country.

There are multiple resources you can utilize to help spread awareness:

  • News clips, film made by CVS sufferers and other media links:
    Media Links

  • A slide show for school-aged children to share with their classmates: school-aged presentation

  • A sample template for how to make medical professionals aware of the most effective treatments:
    Template for medical professionals

  • A concise description of what CVS is and what its symptoms are:
    What is CVS?

  • Copies of our Code V Newsletters.  The newsletters contain stories of hope, new research studies, practical tips for living with CVS and more.

  • Stories of teen sufferers in their own words on our blog and our emotionally wrenching Facebook pages.

  • Tools including hospital hints, how to navigate school and job issues, and medication can be found on this website at: