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    My sweet Les is golfing again

    Sweet Lori, Again, my thoughts and prayers are with you. I pray the love of God enfolds you during your journey through grief. Much love - Missy
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    My Italian ALS ANGEL

    I am so sorry for your loss.
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    Obit advice

    I'm in the short/sweet camp. I didn't tell my husband's life story in the paper. We remembered him at the service. Strangers reading the paper didn't need to know the particulars of his life.
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    Can one person control a patient lift?

    Vicki, If you can get a battery powered Invacare or Hoyer lift, do that versus the manual lift. My husband was over 6 feet and weighed around 265 when we started using the lift full time. I was his sole caregiver and had no problem transferring him (I'm 5'3"). We used the divided leg sling...
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    I understand your need to take what you learned as a caregiver. After the death of my husband, I...

    I understand your need to take what you learned as a caregiver. After the death of my husband, I started volunteering with the ALS Association in town. I'm now back in school working on a degree in social work so that I can continue with both caregivers and patients. I learned too much not to...
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    The love of my life, gone to be with Jesus

    Dear Jim, Like you, I don't get on the site too often anymore so I just saw the post that Serena has died. My thoughts and prayers are with you. It doesn't matter that we know the loss is eventually coming. It's hard. Peace be with you and your family on this new journey. Missy
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    Reflection

    As my son's graduation from high school approaches, I find myself filled with tears for what might have been. I knew that each life event would bring this on, so I am able to keep myself in check but, I can't help but think of how proud Terry would be of our son just as he was of our daughter at...
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    Rog has passed

    Thinking of you and your family on this Easter morning. Many blessings to you.
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    Linda - Would you be willing to talk to a friend of mine about the diaphragm pacing surgery? He...

    Linda - Would you be willing to talk to a friend of mine about the diaphragm pacing surgery? He is scheduled for next week. Missy
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    Hi Tom, Thanks again for agreeing to talk to my friend.

    Hi Tom, Thanks again for agreeing to talk to my friend.
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    Diaphragm Pacing - Success?

    Thanks Tom! I'll send you my friends contact info. His surgery is scheduled for next week.
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    Diaphragm Pacing - Success?

    There is a patient here that is interested in diaphragm pacing. Could those who have had success with the procedure shed some light, and would you be willing to talk with this patient?
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    In the hospital, Kidney Stones

    Waiting for an update and keeping you all in our prayers.
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    In the hospital, Kidney Stones

    prayers, prayers, prayers are headed your way! love to you both -
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    swimming?

    Bluesea, that's what Terry did. He put on the vest and held onto a kickboard. He loved the feeling of his arms and legs moving in the water.
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