Journal

Mike’s Hat

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Just to clarify Mike’s hat was his neck pillow that one of the boys plopped on his head. Actually, it’s my neck pillow that I don’t really share with anyone but decided that I could ...

Still Smiling

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Thought you would all like to see that Mike is still smiling!  And, that his boys have not stopped picking on him!!!! Mike hasn’t lost his smile and his boys are still picking on him! ...

Another Little Set Back

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Sorry I’m a little slow today with the update but we had a little set back this morning as Mike had to have a kidney procedure. Once again there was some “bathroom” issues but this t ...

September 21, 2011

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Thank you to all of you for your kind words and support. We really do appreciate it. The oncologist came to visit us yesterday and we didn’t get great news. Mike has pancreatic cancer along wit ...

Just Waiting

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Today we’re playing that waiting game. We still haven’t seen a doctor. Today was to be the day we saw the oncologist. We had an appointment for this morning as an out patient but that all ...

Sleepy Boy

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Not much new to update on. Mike looks very tired and is sleeping a lot. He’s on some heavy meds and is at least out of pain. I wish he would eat more…doesn’t have any appetite at all ...

September 18, 2011

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Seems Mike likes hospital food or beds better than his own as we are BACK at UIC. We thought he was returning to his old room even but that didn’t happen. He didn’t feel as good this morn ...

September 17, 2011

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Mike is enjoying his recliner at home today. Last night he got his pizza, had some ice cream, watched the White Sox (not that that was anything to see) and visited with his boys. It was a good night. ...

WE’RE OUTTA HERE!

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No MRI was needed as they looked at the CT scan and found nothing that would cause the back pain except some arthritis (in other words, old age) and pain from the fluid build-up in the belly. Sooooo, ...

Back Pain

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Mike didn’t sleep very well last night due to back pain. In fact, he hasn’t slept well in weeks because of this. It’s what originally brought us to the doctor in the first place a mo ...