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Old 05-20-2009, 02:49 PM   #1
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Update on my dad

Well, 7 months after diagnosis he's still here which, considering it's pancreatic cancer, in itself is a miracle. He's had 8 chemo treatments and has had some side effects but nothing real serious other than an episode with really low blood sugar resulting from him being nauseous and tired and taking insulin,not eating, and laying back down. Just heard today his CT scan from last week shows no cancer at all and his liver functions are normal. Doc is giving him a break from chemo for a short time to allow him to gain back some weight. So, great news. thanks for all you thoughts and prayers. You guys are the best.
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Old 05-20-2009, 02:51 PM   #2
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That is great news.
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Old 05-20-2009, 02:55 PM   #3
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great news. cancer sucks, but the treatment has really improved dramatically over the last 10 years....there's always hope.
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Old 05-20-2009, 03:56 PM   #5
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I am really happy to read this. Lots more prayers for continued improvement.
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Old 05-20-2009, 04:21 PM   #6
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Good news indeed.
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Old 05-20-2009, 04:25 PM   #7
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That has to be a tremendous relief.
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Old 05-20-2009, 04:39 PM   #8
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Great news Kev! Glad to hear things are going well.
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That's fantastic news Kevin!! You and your dad stay strong together!!!
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Old 05-20-2009, 05:18 PM   #10
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Praise the Lord!! That pancreatic cancer has took several of my chums and is some nasty stuff. Glad Dad is improving. That is a miracle.

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