About Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome Association
The Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome Association (CVSA) is a voluntary, non-profit, self-help organization dedicated to giving affected individuals, families, and healthcare professionals the opportunity to offer and receive support and share knowledge about cyclic vomiting syndrome (CVS). The organization also promotes ongoing medical research into CVS; increases worldwide public and professional awareness of the syndrome; and serves as a resource center for information on CVS. Established in 1993 by parents of children with CVS and healthcare professionals, the Cyclic Vomiting Syndrome Association provides referrals, promotes patient advocacy, and enables affected families to network nationally and internationally to exchange information and provide mutual support. In addition, it offers a variety of educational materials to parents, healthcare professionals, and the general public.