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Pixie dust gone

Feeding tube time...it smells like vanilla (it gets old smelling after awhile). We r now pros at hooking up the machine...so I figure when we are 90 and require extra nutrients thru a tube we will be all set. Cancer sux Post surgery sux And having to leave andy to go to wo

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Cozy

Thank you Doug and Rick. The chair fits awesome and the room is entirely new and homey. Even though I almost lost the chair out the back of the truck on the highway it made it safe and sound. It's relieves Andy's pain and will help with his recovery over the next months of t

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Odd world

How odd can one life get...hmmm let's see. How about having a hospital bed delivered to your house at 6 in the evening. Now that's service! Our living room is a bedroom, our dining room has a tree in it and our toilet is slightly broken. Yoshi won't eat and I have to pick up

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Home

We r home. Sry for late blog but we got released Tuesday afternoon. It was a ruff night but we survived and the first nurse visit happened today. Still working on keeping the pain under control and learning how to do the tube feedings at night. Tiring day...so short and swe

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Flowers

A moment of quiet at home.. Andy should come home tonight or Wednesday. I am betting Wednesday. He has a feeding tube to bring home with us and the insurance pays for it! I guess that's rare. Thank you Kalamazoo college for your awesome health care! What else... Hmm... We

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Homesick

Oh woe is us.. Andy is feeling better and now spending nights apart is agonizing. Why oh why can't we Go home Tuesday...I miss our house and being in same room at night. The pups are sad and want to come home. Andy is eating liquids (smoothies too)..he's walking and talking

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What’s new doc

Update...update...update... I am updated out but here goes 1. Nose tube out 2. Swallow test passed 3. No leaks 4. Feeding tube started yesterday, learned how to flush it today 5. Walked 3 laps without walker 6. Sat in chair 7. Talked to me more 8. Sense of humor returning 9

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Poetic rambling

Learning to cope .. Learning to be on your own when your loved one is ill.. Not everyone has to endure these learning opportunities. Those that do either break or bend ... I think me and andy are bending like those dandelion wisps in the wind. A gust comes along and bends th

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Conservatory view

Up on the fifth floor there is a garden... It's kinda neat... Not cold. Andy got his nose tube taken out today because he passed the throat test. no leaks at the seams I guess. Next goal is to walk 2 more laps around the ward..

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