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Created by Karelle Aug 23, 2012 at 2:04pm. Last updated by Karelle Aug 24, 2015.

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This forum is a way to share experiences about Tube Dependency, Tube Feeding and Tube Weaning. Members of TFK are mainly parents who have been through the Graz method or who have used the principles of child-led, caloric-reduction style of tube weaning. Or they are TFK members who are Health Professionals interested in learning more from families and their experiences.

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Created by Karelle Mar 14, 2012 at 6:42am. Last updated by Karelle Apr 7, 2012.

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The membership of Tube Fed Kids is primarily parents of past and present tube fed children.  The forum is solely for the purpose of sharing experiences and supporting other parents during their own tube feeding/weaning journey. 

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*IMPORTANT MESSAGE*My Name is Marguerite Dunitz-Scheer, together with my husband Peter Scheer, I am the founder of the "Graz Model of Tube Weaning" which we established and implemented at the University Children´s Hospital Graz, Austria since 1985. Since 2017 we have both retired from the University Children's Hospital and continue our work at NoTube, a non-profit organization founded in 2009.No one else has been specifically authorized, trained or certified by me or the NoTube team to apply…See More
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My Name is Marguerite Dunitz-Scheer, together with my husband Peter Scheer, I am the founder of the "Graz Model of Tube Weaning" which we established and implemented at the University Children´s Hospital Graz, Austria since 1985. Since 2017 we have both retired from the University Children's Hospital and continue our work at NoTube, a non-profit organization founded in 2009.



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Posted by Navi sandhu on April 21, 2018 at 1:42am 0 Comments

Hi, I am  new here. My son just turned 2 . He has William syndrome. He had sensory issues but we were working with an occupational therapist to work on feeding issues. At 17 months old he had to have an emergency hear surgery. He had a lot of complications from the surgery and he ended up on on heart lung machine called ECHMO fir a week. His heart was still bad so they started him on a heart failure medication. He was in hospital for 3 months and we came home with an no tube. He takes bottle…

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7 month old baby (corrected age), under 3rd %ile, advised against intensive wean

Posted by Sarah Boyle on December 4, 2017 at 4:19pm 0 Comments

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I would like to share our story and hear any similar situations/ experiences.  We are very keen to do an intensive wean program in Adelaide, Australia as soon as possible for our daughter.  Elka was born at 25+6 weeks at 486g with Severe IUGR (I had pre-eclampsia).  She is now almost 7 months corrected.  Her weight is under the 3rd percentile but she is tracking along her own growth curve.  Currently weighs only 5.38kg.  She was discharged from hospital on…

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Wanted to share - Teddy off the tube and is eating wonderfully now :)

Posted by Hannah McMahon on February 10, 2017 at 8:03am 0 Comments

I wanted to come back and post about my son's journey to give hope to those in this forum. I am so thankful to have found this forum when I did and am grateful for all the people who gave us advice/input. Thanks also to Markus for the Skype session that we had back then, which helped us in our time of…

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