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by Louise123
Sat Mar 12, 2011 7:12 pm
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: Advanced pancreatic cancer - urgent advice please
Replies: 20
Views: 12451

Re: Advanced pancreatic cancer - urgent advice please

Thanks Lymbo, Im am so very sorry and understand a little of what you went through. It is truely an awful disease and doesn't give anyone a chance. Thank you for your advice about fund raising, I'll look at it in more detail. First of all, I'm hoping to do the Jane Thomlinson run which is a well kno...
by Louise123
Sat Mar 12, 2011 7:03 pm
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: Advanced pancreatic cancer - urgent advice please
Replies: 20
Views: 12451

thank you

Thank you to everyone who has replied to my posts. I havent been able to log on to read them (for fear of being too upset to read them) until now, approximatley a month after my sisters death. We raised £1000 for pancreatic cancer at her funeral but unfortunatley the church take half of this (its co...
by Louise123
Fri Feb 11, 2011 8:48 pm
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: Advanced pancreatic cancer - urgent advice please
Replies: 20
Views: 12451

Re: Advanced pancreatic cancer - urgent advice please

Hi, My sister sadly passed away last Tuesday morning at 8.15am. She was at home which is where she wanted to be as her home and family meant so much to her. We are all devastated and shocked. She was seen by the oncology specialist on the Tuesday of the week before who told us she had missed the win...
by Louise123
Wed Jan 26, 2011 11:11 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: MUM SADLY PASSED AWAY LAST NIGHT
Replies: 18
Views: 9447

Re: MUM SADLY PASSED AWAY LAST NIGHT

Hi Margaret, You probabaly know this but what you are feeling is normal and healthy so please don't beat yourself up about how you feel right now. My sister was diagnosed just after xmas and I fear she won't be with us that much longer so I understand what you mean by shock..... I can tell you that ...
by Louise123
Wed Jan 26, 2011 10:50 pm
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: Advanced pancreatic cancer - urgent advice please
Replies: 20
Views: 12451

Re: Advanced pancreatic cancer - urgent advice please

Thank you so much for your reply - it clarifies a few things for us. Please can anyone tell me, what are the benefits of being in a hospice as apposed to an oncology ward? I have been told that the ongology ward in her hospital is great and she will be given much more time/attention/care? Many thank...
by Louise123
Wed Jan 26, 2011 12:49 am
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: MUM SADLY PASSED AWAY LAST NIGHT
Replies: 18
Views: 9447

Re: MUM SADLY PASSED AWAY LAST NIGHT

so sorry to hear your news......... I have lost both my parents, although not to cancer and even though it is expected, when it happens it hits you like a ton of bricks. Be sad and upset some days but rememebr that your mum would want you to be strong some days too and look forward and eventually en...
by Louise123
Wed Jan 26, 2011 12:27 am
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: Advanced pancreatic cancer - urgent advice please
Replies: 20
Views: 12451

Re: Advanced pancreatic cancer - urgent advice please

Thank you so much for your replies. After making lots of noises the other day (GP, PALS, phoning the ward she is on) already I have noticed the differnence and they now cant do enough for us. Today we saw the registrar who was great. They want to wait for her biopsy results which he said will be her...
by Louise123
Mon Jan 24, 2011 11:55 pm
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: Would like to do some voluntary work re pancreatic cancer
Replies: 4
Views: 3654

Would like to do some voluntary work re pancreatic cancer

Hi, I've been thinking about doing some voluntary work for charity for sometime now. My sister had shocking being diagnosed with advanced pancreatic cancer. This is devastating news - she means everything to me particularly as our parents passed away some years ago and being 14 yrs older than me, sh...
by Louise123
Mon Jan 24, 2011 11:24 pm
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: Advanced pancreatic cancer - urgent advice please
Replies: 20
Views: 12451

Advanced pancreatic cancer - urgent advice please

My sister is 57 and had a CT scan done just after Christmas . It revealed a legion on a large area of her pancreas, her spleen and spots on her kidney. The medical staff say they are not referring to is as cancer officially as they have not received the results of her biopsy yet. Everyone knows its ...

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