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by Mojo
Thu Mar 09, 2017 4:59 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: NEW THREAD FOR LOVED ONES LEFT BEHIND ONGOING
Replies: 323
Views: 112817

Re: NEW THREAD FOR LOVED ONES LEFT BEHIND ONGOING

Hi Lee. Recruiter , I am sorry to hear about your mothers passing. It doesn't matter how old they are it's still such a kick in the gut. It takes a while but you start to remember the good times rather than the sad times. Once in a great while you'll still get moments they can knock you low. It's be...
by Mojo
Mon Feb 27, 2017 9:30 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Wives of husbands with Stage IV Colon Freaking Cancer
Replies: 3547
Views: 721906

Re: Wives of husbands with Stage IV Colon Freaking Cancer

Hi inorganic, sorry to hear the news about your husband's cancer. I remember those black balls of anxiety. For me it seemed to ease up a little bit as he went into treatment but then every time we had a pet scan CAT scan anxiety would return. My husband went on antianxiety medication helped quite a ...
by Mojo
Thu Feb 23, 2017 8:33 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Wives of husbands with Stage IV Colon Freaking Cancer
Replies: 3547
Views: 721906

Re: Wives of husbands with Stage IV Colon Freaking Cancer

Lpl, I am so sorry about your accident! It's lovely that your husband and the neighbors could help you. love does go around in circles sometimes doesn't it. Glad things are looking better for you and I hope your hubby is doing well too. Hoping everyone is doing well and staying warm. Big hugs, mojo
by Mojo
Tue Jan 31, 2017 11:22 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: NEW THREAD FOR LOVED ONES LEFT BEHIND ONGOING
Replies: 323
Views: 112817

Re: NEW THREAD FOR LOVED ONES LEFT BEHIND ONGOING

Good idea Lee. It's been 5 years now for me. Good wishes to all.
by Mojo
Tue Sep 27, 2016 8:30 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Diagnosed CC sigmoid
Replies: 43
Views: 8808

Re: Diagnosed CC sigmoid

Sounds like a great birthday present. You are working very hard, harder than this old lady. I will be praying for a good surgery and good outcomes for you.
by Mojo
Fri Sep 23, 2016 12:42 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Diagnosed CC sigmoid
Replies: 43
Views: 8808

Re: Diagnosed CC sigmoid

Hi swordfish, hoping all is going well for you. And a happy birthday month to you.
by Mojo
Tue Sep 13, 2016 6:14 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Wives of husbands with Stage IV Colon Freaking Cancer
Replies: 3547
Views: 721906

Re: Wives of husbands with Stage IV Colon Freaking Cancer

Pantufla, yes he did. It was 8 years later. We did not know that colon cancer was common at on his mother side. Yes his mother and father had divorced and he stayed with his father at a young age. Had we known maybe we could've looked for it more but as it was it was just one small isolated incident...
by Mojo
Tue Sep 13, 2016 5:53 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Wives of husbands with Stage IV Colon Freaking Cancer
Replies: 3547
Views: 721906

Re: Wives of husbands with Stage IV Colon Freaking Cancer

Hello pantufla.
I always felt like I was waiting for the next shoe to drop. Get worried about everything. I guess the best you can do is exactly what you did work it out and just keep on hoping. By taking time for yourself you can recharge your health. Sharon
by Mojo
Sun Sep 11, 2016 8:15 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Wives of husbands with Stage IV Colon Freaking Cancer
Replies: 3547
Views: 721906

Re: Wives of husbands with Stage IV Colon Freaking Cancer

lpl, good to hear from you. Thanks for the update. Glad the pages could help. Hoping things go well. Sharon
by Mojo
Wed Aug 31, 2016 3:46 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Wives of husbands with Stage IV Colon Freaking Cancer
Replies: 3547
Views: 721906

Re: Wives of husbands with Stage IV Colon Freaking Cancer

Just checking in, hope everyone is hanging in there.
by Mojo
Mon May 16, 2016 4:55 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Wives of husbands with Stage IV Colon Freaking Cancer
Replies: 3547
Views: 721906

Re: Wives of husbands with Stage IV Colon Freaking Cancer

Hi rons wife. I'm sorry he's having blood clot issues. Chemo quite often cause cause blood clots, so the poor guy! Lovenox works quite well with this, I gave Kenny shots morning and evening. We were lucky we got home nursing to drop off the medication and I gave it. That helped a lot with the cost. ...
by Mojo
Sun May 15, 2016 11:07 am
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Wives of husbands with Stage IV Colon Freaking Cancer
Replies: 3547
Views: 721906

Re: Wives of husbands with Stage IV Colon Freaking Cancer

Hello everyone, just checking in on you all. Purple cat, my husband wore those little brown cotton gloves to warm hands, wore them all the time, hand warmer packets helped too. Christy b chemo is very dehydrating, does he get extra bag of iv fluid right after chemo, or the next day? It seemed to hel...
by Mojo
Sun Mar 13, 2016 8:23 pm
Forum: Colon Talk - Colon cancer (colorectal cancer) support forum
Topic: Wives of husbands with Stage IV Colon Freaking Cancer
Replies: 3547
Views: 721906

Re: Wives of husbands with Stage IV Colon Freaking Cancer

Hi claz1956 its so hard when their appetite fails. Sometimes it's the chemo, sometimes just no appetite. I used to make carnation instant breakfast using three packets in large glass of whole milk. He would sip on that. Lots of calories and it didn't fill him up so much. Hopeforjesse, hoping he gets...

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