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   Posted 12/4/2007 3:21 PM (GMT -6)   
Hey everyone I just heard from Marty it seems little Beth is in a bad way really ill and has been in hospital for the last 3 weeks, there is a possibility she might be moved to the Great Ormond street hospital in London, anyway he said to let you all know he won't be around for a while, I have told him they are in my thoughts and prayers.
I know he'd appreciate your thoughts and prayers too.
Take care.
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   Posted 12/4/2007 3:35 PM (GMT -6)   
Oh, how sad to hear! Poor little Beth has been through so much in her young life. Thanks for letting us know Dave.

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~Bentylol (dicyclomine) 20mg as needed
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   Posted 12/4/2007 3:40 PM (GMT -6)   
Yes, I'll definitely be sending all my thoughts and prayers their way. Poor little Beth has had more to deal with than I can even imagine and yet in every picture she is still smiling.


Remicade - will have my 19th infusion on December 27.
Imuran - 100 mgs....taken before bedtime
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   Posted 12/4/2007 4:21 PM (GMT -6)   
Oh no! Please tell him we are thinking about him and his family!
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   Posted 12/4/2007 5:06 PM (GMT -6)   
Aww that poor little trooper! Many thoughts and prayers are headed their way from me.
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   Posted 12/4/2007 8:11 PM (GMT -6)   
My thoughts and prayers are sent out to you and your family.

Diagnosed July 2005 with Pancolitis
Asacol 4 tabs 3 times daily
Currently in Remission

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   Posted 12/4/2007 9:49 PM (GMT -6)   
She will be in my prayers every day.

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Date Joined Nov 2006
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   Posted 12/4/2007 11:30 PM (GMT -6)   
Dave, thanks for letting us know how things are going for Marty. Please let Marty know that Beth and his whole family are in my prayers and thoughts. Remind him to take care of himself also. He needs to be healthy too.

--Mom of bratcat (16 years old)--
bratcat was diagnosed with pancolitis October 2006
Current meds:
Asacol - 4 pills/3Xday, 35 mg prednisone, 2 tabs 6-mp
11/14/06 - started prednisone; 1/28/07 - finished prednisone!
3/3/07 - began to taper off hydrocortisone sloowwly! Summer 2007 - slowly began tapering Rowasa. 9/07 -- flaring? Nightly Rowasa. 9/21/07 -- added hydrocortisone enemas. 9/30/07--added prednisone. 10/31--started 6-mp, stopped the enemas. Started lowering prednisone.

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Date Joined Jan 2005
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   Posted 12/5/2007 12:25 AM (GMT -6)   
hang in there, martin. you have a lot of people here pulling for her. our prayers included.

hey dave, have you not been getting any of my emails?


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   Posted 12/5/2007 1:41 AM (GMT -6)   
I will be thinking about her everyday and wishing her well.

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   Posted 12/5/2007 9:00 AM (GMT -6)   
Positive and healing thoughts are headed their way!
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