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  • LorraineTye has replied to a post on the message board

    Hi, Thankyou so much for taking the time to reply. I am comforted by the fact that I am supporting my mum as best as I am able. Her health is deteriorating and now at another lower plateau,  although she is managing this as best as she is able. Her cat 'Jazz' helped mum break the ice and facilitated her making friends with  the lions share of the neighbours.  She is lucky to have a supportive neighb...

    May 10, 2019 view post
    • LorraineTye has replied to a post on the message board

      Hello, Thank you so much for your incredibly detailed, thoughtful and helpful response. Many things connected with my current experience. How amazing that your Mom was married for 52 years and then died on her birthday, which was also her wedding anniversary. Lots of sychronisity there which is too hard to ignore! You spoke about my Mum's willingness to talk about the inevitable. On the one hand I think that she h...

      April 29, 2019 view post
      • LorraineTye has created a new message board discussion

        Hi All, I am sole carer of my Mum who has cancer, which is non operable and my mum has decided not to have chemotherapy. She has made informed choices, visiting the professionals and has the hospice involved.  My Mum was diagnosed in October 2018. It has been tough as my Dad died in March 2018 and they had been married for about 47 years. I have been prompted to write this post as I guess I am curious to have...

        April 26, 2019 view discussion
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