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by laura
Sun Mar 29, 2015 3:23 am
Forum: Patient Experience Forum
Topic: So far so good!
Replies: 767
Views: 301753

Re: So far so good!

Hi Steve, just been catching up on your posts. Absolutely brilliant eh!. Have also posted on "bri's progress". Love to you and your family. Well done again. Did I ever say that BRI was born in Barry Island, then lived and worked in Cardiff. Xx
by laura
Sun Mar 29, 2015 3:06 am
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: bri's progress
Replies: 93
Views: 57569

Re: bri's progress

Hello everyone, well here I am again, like the proverbial penny. ? Am pleased to say that BRI continues to thrive, we see specialist every 6 months (next one is in may ). Bri's weight is maintained, an increase at times, the diabetes is still with us but controlled on insulin ( unless he eats too mu...
by laura
Tue Aug 26, 2014 1:30 am
Forum: Patient Experience Forum
Topic: So far so good!
Replies: 767
Views: 301753

Re: So far so good!

hi steve. some time since i have posted. and also spoke to you. am so glad to hear things are going well for you, and still receiving treatment, so pleased for you and great to hear that you both are managing to get some breaks in. bri is still doing well. 4 1/2 years now since diagnosis. still gets...
by laura
Tue Jul 08, 2014 4:55 pm
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: bri's progress
Replies: 93
Views: 57569

Re: bri's progress

hello everyone. its me again----- a blast from the past!!!Didnt realize how long since i posted, sorry xx Bri is going on fine. no changes. we see oncologist every 6 mths and they are happy with how he's doing. Cannot believe that its 41/2 years since diagnosis!! and 4 yrs since i first posted.Our g...
by laura
Tue Apr 01, 2014 11:20 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: Mike - Cestrian
Replies: 26
Views: 15027

Re: Mike - Cestrian

My thoughts are with mike's family and many friends, also his other family "The Forum". will be missed for many reasons.
Peace sent with Love, Mike, laura xx
by laura
Sun Feb 16, 2014 1:36 am
Forum: Treatment & side effects
Topic: Folfirinox- seems to be working!
Replies: 60
Views: 35008

Re: Folfirinox- seems to be working!

dear mike, sorry to read that those damned mets snuck back to cause you this blip. how dare they, to someone so full of positive comments and advice. my thoughts are with you and sending you strength and hugs, laura xxx hello to everyone else no matter where you are in this fight against pc, try to ...
by laura
Sat Feb 08, 2014 11:44 pm
Forum: Patient Experience Forum
Topic: So far so good!
Replies: 767
Views: 301753

Re: So far so good!

hi mike, just a quick note as i shouldn't be on the "patients" forum. we/bri were never given any ca-19 results though we both knew about them, { me going on 73 and bri 65 next week] but our oncologist and team still always want to know how bri is feeling and always ask if there have been any change...
by laura
Thu Jan 30, 2014 11:03 pm
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: Jonathan's final performance
Replies: 73
Views: 34311

Re: Jonathan's final performance

dear cathy, lovely posts, am sure you were feeling so empty, but how wonderful to read of the support all of yours and jonathon friends gave on the day.
the future will i'm sure have many difficult moments, but hopefully your memories will help you thru. my thoughts are with you. laura xx
by laura
Sat Jan 25, 2014 8:34 pm
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: Devastated
Replies: 46
Views: 26101

Re: Devastated

my dear cheryl, i could not, not reply to your post. i just do not know what to say to you, my love to you both, and so many whishes of strength coming your way, it just HAS to get better for you both. hear we/i are 4 years from diagnosis, and so many of you are relaying horrifying scenarios, have t...
by laura
Sat Jan 18, 2014 1:31 am
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: 2 years without mum and how I have dealt losing her
Replies: 6
Views: 4355

Re: 2 years without mum and how I have dealt losing her

hi louie, how lovely to hear from you and see your name pop up, we both always seemed to be posting ref one thing or another, good on you about the job your mam will be so happy for you, and so am i, bri is still doing well, 4 years nx month since diagnosis.xx you take care louie and good luck for t...
by laura
Sat Jan 18, 2014 12:44 am
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: Jonathan's final performance
Replies: 73
Views: 34311

Re: My hero, lover and best friend gone..

dear cathy, I am so sorry to read about your beloved hubby, so many lately.
no words can convey what i am feeling, my thoughts and love are winging their way to you, carrying loads of strength. laura xxx
by laura
Tue Dec 17, 2013 1:29 am
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: Devastated
Replies: 46
Views: 26101

Re: Devastated

hello cheryl, did leave a message to you on another thread, hadn't seen this thread then. so so very sorry to have you back on here as a carer again, this time so much closer. you must both be whirling with shock, that will settle down, honestly, thats when the fighting gloves go on and you both sta...
by laura
Tue Dec 17, 2013 1:08 am
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Lost in a nightmare
Replies: 86
Views: 36977

Re: Lost in a nightmare

hi amanda, so sorry to read your post, and soi understand the shock you have both received, you really do need to be assertive with the medical people if you are not getting understandable replies, this is your husbands life they are muting about, perhaps you could ask the med folks what info they w...
by laura
Sun Dec 15, 2013 2:25 am
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Taking the plunge!
Replies: 128
Views: 48388

Re: Taking the plunge!

dear bee, so very sorry to hear that your lovely chris has flown the nest, i have been following your story, yet another sad story that makes me so grateful that ours is so differant. my thoughts are with you, stay true to you, and i send wishes of strength and peace. love to your family and you, la...
by laura
Sun Dec 01, 2013 11:59 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Jon's s Farewell .
Replies: 7
Views: 4776

Re: Jon's s Farewell .

emma, i am so pleased things went well for you and jon, you must be devastated, wish i had a majic wand for all of us, i havent obviously, but do send wishes of strength and peace to you, your a very strong lady , spect you get fed up hearing that sometimes? life will be very differant for you, but ...

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