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by sheena
Sat Jan 30, 2016 10:38 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: frustrated
Replies: 361
Views: 110721

Re: frustrated

Forgot to say indigestion /heartburn is under control thank God as Steve was so uncomfortable with it
by sheena
Sat Jan 30, 2016 10:28 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: frustrated
Replies: 361
Views: 110721

Re: frustrated

Hi all not a lot has changed this week.Steve is eating a bit better but Dr has only prescribed 12 steroids is this normal would of thought if they were helping Steve eat he should be taking them all the time ? palliative care nurse came home on Tuesday she was lovely and surprised we had already dis...
by sheena
Sat Jan 23, 2016 7:57 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: frustrated
Replies: 361
Views: 110721

Re: frustrated

Steve a bit brighter - did a bit of painting but found it to difficult instead of relaxing. He is quite shakey. Got him some puddings, foticremes as he can't tolerate fortisips anymore. Has eaten half of one and a bit of melon. He has terrible heartburn and meds don't seem to be working. Will be see...
by sheena
Sat Jan 23, 2016 7:47 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Mum's diagnosis
Replies: 650
Views: 218032

Re: Mum's diagnosis

So sorry sue .hugs and kisses your mum was amazing x
by sheena
Tue Jan 19, 2016 7:19 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: frustrated
Replies: 361
Views: 110721

Re: frustrated

Saw oncologist today. Very shocked at Steve's weight loss. Scan results show no change in pc but showing 2 glands that are pressing on a nerve - can't remember what he called it. Also lungs are now speckled with pin size spread. Have given Steve steroids to try boost appetite, sleeping tablet to try...
by sheena
Sat Jan 09, 2016 8:21 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: frustrated
Replies: 361
Views: 110721

Re: frustrated

Thank you all for continuing support. I feel Steve is in the "can't be bothered" mode at the moment. He says he just wants it over with. Spoke with his own doctor as I was angry at A&E as I felt Steve wasn't treated that well by the Dr there. He actually asked why we felt we needed to be there, why ...
by sheena
Thu Jan 07, 2016 11:19 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: frustrated
Replies: 361
Views: 110721

Re: frustrated

Thanks jeni I am going to ask for palliative care nurses to start being involved as I am sure they will know what is available for us.I am hoping that we can get a commode etc as our bathroom is down stairs and I worry in the night he is going to fall.He is looking a bit brighter today and has actua...
by sheena
Sun Jan 03, 2016 11:19 pm
Forum: Patient Experience Forum
Topic: Mum of 42 recently diagnosed inoperable PC
Replies: 315
Views: 184837

Re: Mum of 42 recently diagnosed inoperable PC

Hi Ruthus what a strong determination you have .my husband refused to give up on anything he was diagnosed in March .it is only this last week he has had a few problems,but he has assured me it's only a knock back and he will be bouncing back up very soon. Take care x
by sheena
Sun Jan 03, 2016 11:05 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Mum's diagnosis
Replies: 650
Views: 218032

Re: Mum's diagnosis

Keep going my love you are doing an amazing job ,how lovely to spend time with your mum so brave sending huge hugs to you xx
by sheena
Sun Jan 03, 2016 11:00 pm
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: Newly diagnosed 45 yr old mum of 4
Replies: 87
Views: 71405

Re: Newly diagnosed 45 yr old mum of 4

Hi my lovely hoping you had a wonderful Christmas and New year .what new adventures do you have planned for 2016,keep on going in the right direction fingers and toes crossed for you x
by sheena
Sun Jan 03, 2016 10:47 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: frustrated
Replies: 361
Views: 110721

Re: frustrated

A&E visit today. Steve in a lot of pain and chest infection worse. He has now lost another stone in 3 weights. The Dr was good but unsure what they could do for him so has been given codeine and paracetamol for pain. So hopefully will work until we get to see oncologist on 19th. He has scan on Tuesd...
by sheena
Sat Jan 02, 2016 8:49 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Trevor's Story
Replies: 278
Views: 145506

Re: Trevor's Story

Lovely words Sandra you just made me cry .I am dreading this awful path of sorrow,I was happy Steve made it through Xmas and new year ,but each day I see a difference and in him.sending you huge hugs and thank you for supporting me x
by sheena
Sat Jan 02, 2016 8:43 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: frustrated
Replies: 361
Views: 110721

Re: frustrated

Steve has slept for 2 days solid antibiotics have done nothing horrendous cough. Phoned drs this am and have started him on new antibiotics so hopefully these will work. Hasn't eaten for 2 days but fancied some pate on toast. I forgot to give him his creon so now has belly ache too. I'm struggling t...
by sheena
Thu Dec 31, 2015 9:21 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: frustrated
Replies: 361
Views: 110721

Re: frustrated

Wishing you all a good new year .I am proud my husband has made it this far.praying for all carers patients family and friends that we find the strength to continue on our journey x
by sheena
Tue Dec 29, 2015 10:02 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: frustrated
Replies: 361
Views: 110721

Re: frustrated

Spoke to soon Steve has a chest infection and on antibiotics full of cold , not sure we're that came from as was fine yesterday

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