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    moms journey is over.

    Your mom's journey here is over...but hopefully a new beautiful one is just beginning for her. I am so sorry for your loss, my prayers are with you and your family.
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    To PEG or not to PEG, that is the question:

    My mom has chosen no PEG. I think the PEG would be so much easier for her because the swallowing and weight loss is causing her so much anxiety. As her daughter, I want her to have it, but I agree with Michael that each person's choice should be respected and I try to keep that in mind. Since...
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    New member

    Thank you so much to everyone for all of the great suggestions and support! This has been extremely helpful and I will definitely look into all the options mentioned. On another note, my mom and I went shopping tonight and we had such a good time. I realized I am missing today because I am...
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    Where are we?

    I guess you and I are both new to this. Your first post, my first response. My Mom was diagnosed October 2010. Her speech has been affected the most and she is losing weight, the past 2 months especially. I can understand why you say the question "plagues you". I worry everyday and I want...
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    New member

    I am new to the site but could really use some support. My mom was diagnosed with ALS 10/2010. Mostly her voice is affected right now, and she is losing weight. She is so strong and brave and I feel like I am going to fall apart. I try not to let her see, but inside I am a wreck, just...