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by marie souter
Sat Dec 28, 2013 10:16 am
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Lost in a nightmare
Replies: 86
Views: 37068

Re: Lost in a nightmare

Hi Amanda,

The cocktail of laxitives and softeners Cathy mentions worked for my mom xx Also I hope they find out soon whats causing the jaundice ..

love and hugz

Marie
xx
by marie souter
Fri Dec 27, 2013 2:26 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Mum - Just Diagnosed
Replies: 83
Views: 33444

Re: Mum - Just Diagnosed

Dear Ruth, What a terrible time you and your husband are having, you must be out of your minds with worry. Is assistance allowance the same as DLA? Did the nurse fill this is under the special rules? It puts your mom on top rate of care and mobility and works out at quite a substantial amount of mon...
by marie souter
Fri Dec 27, 2013 12:06 am
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Lost in a nightmare
Replies: 86
Views: 37068

Re: Lost in a nightmare

Hi Amanda,

How is Phil doing? Have been thinking of you over xmas... I do hope they find out what is causing his problems and soon for you all xx

Thinking of you

Marie
xx
by marie souter
Fri Dec 27, 2013 12:04 am
Forum: General chat
Topic: waiting for diagnosis
Replies: 91
Views: 71217

Re: waiting for diagnosis

yep u gotta live for today honey even if you are'nt ill .. make the days count regardless xxxx hope you ahvea lovely new year sounds like just what you need

xx
by marie souter
Thu Dec 26, 2013 12:15 am
Forum: General chat
Topic: waiting for diagnosis
Replies: 91
Views: 71217

Re: waiting for diagnosis

Had quite a nice day .. misssed my mom really badly as i spent the last 4 christmases with her .. but I did have a nice day with family and was spoiled rotten xx how about you??
by marie souter
Sun Dec 22, 2013 12:34 pm
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: A bit of a worry....
Replies: 121
Views: 58160

Re: A bit of a worry....

lol killed myself laughing at the weighing machine hahahaa .. still giggling now .. its the kind of thing I would do .. try and take my mom for a little wander in her commode
by marie souter
Sun Dec 22, 2013 12:31 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: waiting for diagnosis
Replies: 91
Views: 71217

Re: waiting for diagnosis

Hey Judi, Well yesterday was great I saw my grandkids, (5 and 3 mths) and it was so lovely to have the time to properly bond with the younger one, we're getting on famously...but my son made me put up with the footy ...GROAN. Then later on my father in law came who I havent seen for ages, he gave me...
by marie souter
Sat Dec 21, 2013 8:08 am
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Lost in a nightmare
Replies: 86
Views: 37068

Re: Lost in a nightmare

Oh meant to say mom found questran sachets very good helping with the itch x they have a sugar free variety docs prescribe them xx
by marie souter
Sat Dec 21, 2013 8:04 am
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: not again
Replies: 5
Views: 3679

Re: not again

Hi mike, No not callous just gd advice. I think u r an extremely good judge of character my hubby wud b astounded at how well u have read me ... U got me in one ... I read it and reread your post and sometimes it is OK to step back even though you naturally wanna step up to the plate ... I have deci...
by marie souter
Sat Dec 21, 2013 7:53 am
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Husband just diagnosed at 36
Replies: 98
Views: 38444

Re: Husband just diagnosed at 36

Hi Annie So pleased ur hubby picked up enough to have his treatment x Julia is right though best thing is take each day as it comes and deal with fresh challenges as they arise. He sounds like a strong man he's gonna learn his limitations and how far he can push himself. He sounds like his support n...
by marie souter
Sat Dec 21, 2013 7:46 am
Forum: General chat
Topic: waiting for diagnosis
Replies: 91
Views: 71217

Re: waiting for diagnosis

Aw your friends sound lovely and just what u need right now x champers in the day? Y the hell not he he I say lay caution to the wind ... Have a glass or 10 and put the world to rights ... Aw miss my girly days .... Ur friend sounds like she's doing all she knows how to send positivity your way and ...
by marie souter
Fri Dec 20, 2013 4:30 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: waiting for diagnosis
Replies: 91
Views: 71217

Re: waiting for diagnosis

Hi Judi, I know it would be keeping me awake as well, things mull around a lot....especially in the wee hrs.. I think 3 weeks is it for your next scan appt? So it looks like really its a wait and see thing ... excrutiatingly long time to wait when you have all of these worries on your mind. Theres n...
by marie souter
Wed Dec 18, 2013 5:48 pm
Forum: General chat
Topic: waiting for diagnosis
Replies: 91
Views: 71217

Re: waiting for diagnosis

Hi there, Sorry to hear you're still waiting.... I think feedback/complaints should be given when you feel you need to do them, regardless this could be valued information/training issues and will be dealt with accordingly .. you should be able to do this through PALS http://www.uclh.org/PandV/Helpa...
by marie souter
Wed Dec 18, 2013 5:45 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: not again
Replies: 5
Views: 3679

Re: not again

Thanks guys and yeah Mike you're right, infact I believe I was more upset than he was. I don;t have the strength to do this one. Luckily she lives with my husbands mother so she has all the care she needs. One of the reasons I decided against care work and nursing in general is pretty much for the r...
by marie souter
Wed Dec 18, 2013 6:05 am
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Lost in a nightmare
Replies: 86
Views: 37068

Re: Lost in a nightmare

Hi Amanda Was jsut about to re-iterate what Julia said, stent should be coming your way soon, the itch and jaundice will disappear not too long after (a few days), no wonder hes in such a state my goodness. They fit that usually via endoscopy so you don't need a general for it. The jaundice was the ...

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