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by jules 2015
Mon Mar 03, 2014 9:40 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Creons, Nurses, and Here. I'm at a loss.
Replies: 110
Views: 35184

Re: Creons, Nurses, and Here. I'm at a loss.

Hi Leila My dad also had terrible diarrhea which they never really managed to get to the bottom of, this was followed by really bad constipation after going on steroids and morphine. My dad became really dehydrated due to the diarrhea so I would definitely make sure they get that checked out tomorro...
by jules 2015
Sun Mar 02, 2014 9:24 pm
Forum: Coping with loss/ Memorial
Topic: David
Replies: 19
Views: 28480

Re: David

So sad to hear we have lost another brave man to this cruel disease. Thinking of his family at this sad time
Julie x
by jules 2015
Fri Feb 28, 2014 10:22 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: I think my dads journey is nearing its end
Replies: 28
Views: 12583

Re: I think my dads journey is nearing its end

Hi Jane So sorry to hear your dad has passed away, hope you can take some comfort from him getting into the hospice and that you were with him till the end. Sending you lots of hugs and strength for the weeks ahead. Take one day at a time and look after yourself, we are all here to support you at th...
by jules 2015
Tue Feb 25, 2014 9:38 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: I think my dads journey is nearing its end
Replies: 28
Views: 12583

Re: I think my dads journey is nearing its end

Hi Jane
Having lost my dad to pc on 1st Nov, I know how difficult it is to see you Dad in so much pain. Hopefully they will be able to get your dad into the hospice and get his pain under control soon.
Sending you both big hugs
Julie x
by jules 2015
Sat Feb 22, 2014 10:47 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Life Expectancy?
Replies: 11
Views: 7057

Re: Life Expectancy?

Hi Leila I agree with what the others have said. Its difficult not to google what will happen as I think we have to do this to prepare ourselves for what is ahead, but try not to let this get in the way of spending time with your dad. I ended up being signed off work when my dad was diagnosed as I f...
by jules 2015
Thu Feb 20, 2014 8:16 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Diarrhoea - underlying problem?
Replies: 3
Views: 2755

Re: Diarrhoea - underlying problem?

Hi Firstly sorry to hear your dad's got this terrible disease. I lost my dad to PC on 1st Nov so know how scary/ devastating it is to receive this news. My dad too had severe diarrhoea when he was diagnosed, they did loads of tests which didn't reveal anything. would suggest you speak to the nurses ...
by jules 2015
Tue Feb 18, 2014 9:55 pm
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: Devastated
Replies: 46
Views: 26752

Re: Devastated

Hi Cheryl
So sad to hear the news about your beloved husband, you must be completely devastated. I lost my dad only 13 weeks after diagnosis, this horrible disease is just so unfair. Sending you virtual hugs and strength for the days and weeks ahead.
Julie x
by jules 2015
Tue Feb 18, 2014 9:46 pm
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: How much longer will he suffer.
Replies: 24
Views: 12598

Re: How much longer will he suffer.

Hi
So sorry to hear about your dad, you must be devastated. Sending you hugs and strength at this sad time, try to take each day one day at a time. You did a brilliant job looking after your dad and making sure he was at home with his family, please try to take some comfort from this.
Julie x
by jules 2015
Sun Feb 16, 2014 9:57 am
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: How much longer will he suffer.
Replies: 24
Views: 12598

Re: How much longer will he suffer.

Hi I too lost my dad to PC on 1st Nov 2013, it is such a cruel disease and the final days were horrible knowing my dad would die and not being able to do anything to help. I told my dad time and time again that I loved him and we have him permission to die which is why I think it was so quick in the...
by jules 2015
Sat Jan 18, 2014 11:41 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: 2 years without mum and how I have dealt losing her
Replies: 6
Views: 4564

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

Hi Louie It's good to hear that you are trying to move on in life, I lost my dad on 1st Nov and like Marie struggle to get up and do anything. it's lovely to hear that you have a new job, I'm sure your Mum would be very proud of you. I know our loved ones wouldn't want us to be unhappy but when you ...
by jules 2015
Fri Jan 17, 2014 10:36 pm
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: Jonathan's final performance
Replies: 73
Views: 35015

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

To Cathy So sorry to hear that your beloved Jonathan has lost his battle with this horrific disease. I hope you can take some comfort that you were there with him fighting every step of the way and that you had some special time to say goodbye at the end. Sending you hugs and strength to help you ge...
by jules 2015
Tue Dec 31, 2013 9:36 am
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: Last day of the year !
Replies: 9
Views: 6247

Re: Last day of the year !

Hi Emma Wishing you a happy New year too. 2013 has been the worst year of my life and life will never be the same again without my lovely Dad. All I hope for in 2014 is health, happiness and for a miracle cure for pc. Raising a glass to our absent forum friends and sending strength and courage to al...
by jules 2015
Sat Dec 28, 2013 12:34 am
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: My mom
Replies: 49
Views: 26379

Re: My mom

Hi ellie
It's nice to hear some positive news for a change, hope your mum stays cancer free and wishing you both health and happiness for 2014
Julie x
by jules 2015
Sat Dec 28, 2013 12:27 am
Forum: Advanced pancreatic cancer
Topic: My husband massive pleural enfussion
Replies: 73
Views: 35356

Re: My husband massive pleural enfussion

Hi Lyn
So sorry to hear that your beloved Terry lost his battle with this terrible disease on Christmas day, my heart goes out to you and your family
Sending you virtual hugs
Julie x
by jules 2015
Tue Dec 24, 2013 11:43 pm
Forum: Family, friends and carers
Topic: Feeling Low and Wondering What Next
Replies: 9
Views: 5053

Re: Feeling Low and Wondering What Next

Hi janem Can't imagine how you must be feeling right now. I lost my dad to pc last month and an still finding that difficult, especially as its Christmas. Post or rant on the forum as much as you need to, everyone on here are really nice and have a vast amount of experience of this terrible disease....

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