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by bevstar
Fri Jan 22, 2016 9:39 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Mum's diagnosis
Replies: 650
Views: 213389

Re: Mum's diagnosis

Hi Sue so sorry to here about your mum she was a true fighter. Take care love Bev x
by bevstar
Tue Aug 11, 2015 9:41 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Mum's battle
Replies: 29
Views: 13905

Re: Mum's battle

Today mum lost her battle against this relentless disease. She was at home and was peaceful. From her diagnosis 16 months ago she has been a fighter staying positive all the time. She declined chemo and managed with pain relief. I have found this forum invaluable and knew nothing about pc at the beg...
by bevstar
Thu Aug 06, 2015 11:22 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Mum's diagnosis
Replies: 650
Views: 213389

Re: Mum's diagnosis

Hi Sue hope all goes well for your mum.

Thinking about you both
Love Bev x
by bevstar
Wed Aug 05, 2015 10:37 am
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Mum's battle
Replies: 29
Views: 13905

Re: Mum's battle

Today mum is very tired she is feeling sick and cold. The doctor is on his way when she is part awake she is uncomfortable and very thirsty. Today is dad's birthday he passed away 4 years again mum mentioned it early morning. I'm thinking has she been waiting for today. I just want here to be peacef...
by bevstar
Sun Aug 02, 2015 10:35 am
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Mum's battle
Replies: 29
Views: 13905

Re: Mum's battle

Mum spent 5 day's in the hospital and came home. Things were ok for a few days but had to go back in last Tuesday. She had another camera procedure to see what was happening and the tumour has come through the bowel wall. It is bleeding a lot and can't be stopped. She lost a lot of blood so had bloo...
by bevstar
Mon Jul 20, 2015 11:47 am
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Mum's battle
Replies: 29
Views: 13905

Re: Mum's battle

Thankyou all for your kind words. Mum is very much the same still in the hospital, her only wish is she wants come home. Hopefully today things can be sorted out with palliative care team. I am thinking of you all in the same situation fighting this dreadful disease.
take care
love Bev x
by bevstar
Sat Jul 18, 2015 10:18 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Mum's battle
Replies: 29
Views: 13905

Re: Mum's battle

Mum is now in hospital, she had an awful week of pain and sickness. She was vomiting black and then changed to red. She had a procedure to stop the bleeding they found she had an ulcer very close to her bowel. Mum lost a lot of blood and had 3 transfusions. She is very weak and has lost loads of wei...
by bevstar
Wed May 20, 2015 9:00 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Mum's diagnosis
Replies: 650
Views: 213389

Re: Mum's diagnosis

Hi Sue my mum's symptoms are so much like your mum's.Mum has been burping and full of wind for over a week now.I called the doctor out last week she was really bad. She is very tired at the moment with very little energy. I have been signed off work as I look after her.I hope your mums scan goes wel...
by bevstar
Tue May 12, 2015 10:23 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Mum's battle
Replies: 29
Views: 13905

Re: Mum's battle

Mum has continued to feel down this last few days. She has not eaten very much. Her stomach is swollen and she seems to have a lot of wind and is nausea. I called the doctor out and she gave her some anti sickness tablets and some mintec to help get rid of wind. I only live a mile from mum but I am ...
by bevstar
Wed May 06, 2015 8:24 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Mum's battle
Replies: 29
Views: 13905

Re: Mum's battle

Hi Sue and Becky

Good luck with both mum's appointments. Mum's having a bad day today she feels really down. I think it's the first time she has said that. I will call the doctor if she feels the same tomorrow.
Thankyou for your support its a great help knowing we are not alone.

Love Bev x
by bevstar
Mon May 04, 2015 10:36 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Mum's battle
Replies: 29
Views: 13905

Mum's battle

I haven't posted for over 12 months but have read the posts almost daily. Mum was diagnosed last April with inoperable pc a tumour at the head of the pancreas. She had a stent fitted and decided not to have chemo. The stent helped with jaundice but her appetite slowly declined she has lost 3 stone. ...
by bevstar
Tue May 13, 2014 9:30 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: my mum
Replies: 5
Views: 3799

Re: my mum

For the last couple of weeks my mum has been very shakey.Is this one of the symptoms? She takes thyroxine daily for interactive thyroid and different inhalers for copd. I thought the shaking may be to do with this medication but her GP says it's not.
by bevstar
Mon Apr 28, 2014 10:37 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: my mum
Replies: 5
Views: 3799

Re: my mum

Thankyou Sandra and Jane I have some info on McMillan nurses I will have a chat with them.
Take care Bevx
by bevstar
Mon Apr 28, 2014 9:10 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: my mum
Replies: 5
Views: 3799

my mum

This is my first post but have been reading through forum's for a few weeks.my mum was diagnosed with pc 3 weeks ago. She has a 4cm tumour at the head the pancreas.The doctor has told us this is inoperable. Mum is 81 and also suffers with c o p d. She has had a stent fitted which has helped clear th...

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