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   Posted 7/13/2008 9:35 PM (GMT -6)   
I just read your post about your mom and her refusing treatment for recurrent cancer. I am so sorry you are in this situation. It must be so hard to be so far away right now. I would call the American Cancer Society (you can find a phone number in your phone book if you are in a metro area or look online for a toll free number) with your quetions. Check with the hospital in the area where she lives and ask for referral to a hospice program. See if the hospital or county has a social worker who can refer you to services for your mom. She is going to need assistance as her disease progresses. I hope there is someone close that will be there for her. Know that we are here for you in whatever way we can support you.  Come by anytime. Hugs, Lauri
Dxed 04/11/1996
"Go confidently into the direction of your dreams. Live the life you always imagined" Thoreau
Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.

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