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Discussion in 'The Backstage' started by scozz, Feb 16, 2020.

  1. scozz

    scozz Well-Known Member

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    Well just a few months ago I never thought I'd be in the position I'm in now. Before I go any further, let me say, I have contacted the moderators to get their approval before I posted this thread.

    After having surgery in April for stage 1 colon cancer, my wonderful wife of 40 years received a clean bill of health from all her doctors. This past November we were faced with devastating news, her colon cancer had metastasized to her liver. She was diagnosed with stage 4 metastatic colon cancer of her liver, her prognosis is not very good. She immediately started chemotherapy treatment.

    The chemo infusions and the medication that goes along with it is very expensive, and we are still paying off the April surgery. I haven't worked for 4 years because of two debilitating diseases, Transverse Myelitis diagnosed in 2010 and MS in 2015. I am receiving disability insurance, but it's not very much.

    My wife has been working full time before her chemotherapy treatments started. Unfortunately she is only able to work one week a month now because the chemo treatments leave her very sick. We don't have a lot of family and close friends, and I now find myself in an unenviable position to ask for help.

    Our daughter created a "Go Fund Me" page to help with the massive unending medical bills, we have no choice unfortunately. I ask for your thoughts and prayers...and if you can donate, even a little, it is greatly appreciated.

    The moderators have graciously allowed me to post a link to my wife's Go Fund Me page. Thank You.

    https://www.gofundme.com/f/corrines-cancer-battle
     
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  2. Crikey

    Crikey Well-Known Member

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    Prayers for you and your family!
     
  3. MarshallDog

    MarshallDog Well-Known Member Premium Member

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    Ditto, thoughts and prayers for you and your wife! You both will survive and pull through this most unfortunate time. Stay positive Buddy!
     
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    BanditPanda Well-Known Member

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    Heart goes out to you and yours Dave.
    Ray
     
  5. FracStrat

    FracStrat Well-Known Member

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    Best Wishes Dave …… You and yours will be in our thoughts and prayers ……
    Jon
     
  6. Michael Roe

    Michael Roe Well-Known Member

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    Oh man, So sorry to hear that.
    Praying for your family now...….
     
  7. Trelwheen

    Trelwheen Well-Known Member

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    Very saddened to read this.

    I wish you both the very best.
     
  8. Mitchell Pearrow

    Mitchell Pearrow Well-Known Member

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    Man our prayers and positive vibes are on the way.
    Mitch
     
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    LPMarshall hack Well-Known Member

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    Ugh...I hate to hear this stuff. Scozz, I hope everything turns out ok.
     
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    Dogs of Doom Moderator Staff Member

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    thoughts & prayers for you, your wife & your family...
     
  11. DaDoc

    DaDoc Well-Known Member

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    So sorry to hear..That sucks.

    Best of luck and hope to both you and your lady.
     
  12. scozz

    scozz Well-Known Member

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    Thank you,... everyone,... for your thoughts and prayers and best wishes. It means a lot to me and my wife.
     
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