What happens in the very end stages of Metastasized Stage 4 prostate cancer?
What happens in the very end stages of Metastasized Stage 4 prostate cancer? quora.com/What-happens-in-t......
MF transplant update - discharged from BMT unit and back home
Hi All, delighted to report that I am back home from my local BMT unit and will now be treated as an outpatient. Still along way to go....
Eating is optional for my sister
My 52-year-old sister has been in a nursing home since July 2017 when she couldn't be cared for at home with her PSP. In December 2017 she be...
Don't know whats happening
I am wondering if PSP patients can survive for a long time with a feeding tube when they are very advanced in the progression of the disease....
CBD and/or THC oil
Hello, my dad has had to stop treatment as he is too weak ( mostly due to not being able to swallow ) after chemo and radiotherapy. He wasn’t...
Whole brain radiation experiences?
Since my dad is declining neurologically, I am faced with a tough, tough decision and wondered if anyone had thoughts or experiences themselv...
Does PEG work?
We are considering getting my mom a PEG feeding tube on the recommendation of her neurologist....
Recently out of hospital-Ivor Lewis
Hi all, Now out of hospital for 17days, having had my ' Ivor Lewis ' op on 2nd July, progress seems quite slow but a recent visit to see the ...
Oh my god. I have a my Oesophagus out....
MF transplant update - days +21 to +40
Hi All, It has been 20 days since I was discharged from the BMT unit. It has been lovely to be home....
Feeding tube dilemma
The speech therapist spoke about leaving the feeding tube in in case of future need of it....
Question and Clarification
Charles only has pain when he eats and it's in his esophagus. I wasn't clear but Hospice has pared down his medication and we will keep the m...
Feeling so helpless while he's in a COMA..
I didnt know where else to post this but I really am feeling so depressed like I dont know what to do. Everyday since he's been off medical s...
Hi all. I have been quiet the last couple of weeks because my father has been in the hospital....
PSP - swallowing questions
my partner has had PSP for about six years and is having more problems with swallowing....
My father's doctor has recommended a feeding tube as he recently had pneumonia and is very thin and not eating as much as he should with all ...
They don’t want to put her on a trach!
It is Day 8, and we requested the trach, and feeding tube as the next step, a doctor actually said to me “ you really want to put her on a tr...
For those who found help with diet changes, especially Paddison Program
I have inflammatory arthritis from Crohn's and am interested in people who have found help through dietary changes. I've tried many diets: Sp...
Swallowing help pls...CBD
Just got back from the hospital at 1:00 AM. Michael was admitted for dehydration....
I have managed to get the nursing homes panties in a bunch. Oops, don’t really care....
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