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missinghim09
  • By missinghim09 · Posted June 29, 2010
  • 9 replies
  • well its been awhile since ive been on here . my husband has nf1 and he is fixin to go threw 2 major surgerys on his leg and they say he'll be left with an indention on his thigh where the tumor used ...

i need help..

kayd9307
  • By kayd9307 · Posted June 16, 2010
  • 2 replies
  • so.. my husband claims hes not doing drugs (dope) again, but i really think he is.. he used to be addicted to pills and heroine and now hes claiming hes only taking xanax.. but hes nodding in and out ...

itching

edieahmeen
  • By edieahmeen · Posted May 26, 2010
  • 1 reply
  • Well its almost 1 am and my husband is itching severely as he often does with this dreadful ESLD. So I am going to go scratch him (kind of crazy though, he has always loved being scratched) I used to ...

Hospice

edieahmeen
  • By edieahmeen · Posted May 26, 2010
  • 12 replies
  • The love of my life and husband of 16 years started on Hospice this friday. Its really sad in a way and the main reason we started was to be able get pain medicine for him, because his doctor did not ...

Eosinophilic Faciitis

karencio
  • By karencio · Posted April 15, 2010
  • 6 replies
  • I am Karen. I have E.F. I've been on chemo for over a year. Does anyone out there have what I have? I've been searching for someone for so long now. I want to talk and need support from someone that has ...

Ive got a purpose again

escalantedreamer
  • By escalantedreamer · Posted March 18, 2010
  • 12 replies
  • I have a reason to exist again, I had thought since my nursing Career had ended that all I had to do was sit around and be sick. but not now. I have a purpose. Squirrells G.D. squirrels A squirrel craweled ...

I am Screaming.

Brownheart
  • By Brownheart · Posted February 25, 2010
  • 1 reply
  • What can one say? How can you deal with an oncoming train when you are the only one that sees it. It feels like that sometimes. There is a crowd of people gathered around a train track. On the tracks ...

grandma raising granddaughter

grandmavad
  • By grandmavad · Posted February 17, 2010
  • 0 replies
  • Hello, I am raising my granddaughter since 1 yrs old, she will be 9 in April. Her mother is a Heroin addict, I got Lilly because her mother went to jail for violating her parole and doing heroin. She ...

my parents don't get it

grandmavad
  • By grandmavad · Posted February 14, 2010
  • 6 replies
  • My parents are in their 70's and still give into my daughter and continue to enable her. It's hard for them, she was their first grandchild and they are so sad about her drug use. I am sure they don't ...

Flipping the Script

2read
  • By 2read · Posted February 14, 2010
  • 0 replies
  • For the last three years I've been trying my best to out-smart my son's addiction and his creativity to use. I really thought if I searched his belongings, read his text messages, cried, begged, threatened ...

my daughter is a drug addict

grandmavad
  • By grandmavad · Posted February 13, 2010
  • 25 replies
  • My daughter is a heroin addict, she has been abusing drugs since she is 15 yrs old and is going to be 29 this month. She has a 9 yr old daughter whom I have had custody of since she was one year old ...

One Day At A Time

2read
  • By 2read · Posted February 10, 2010
  • 0 replies
  • This was the name of my favorite TV show back in the late 70's. Who would have thought it would take on a new meaning to me now in 2010? Going thru this journey with my son has been a test of my Grace ...

Hard

2read
  • By 2read · Posted February 6, 2010
  • 0 replies
  • My son has relasped. But I have found that going to Nar-anon meetings really help! I know I will make it. Won't be easy but I will be okay ...

Nice Spot

2read
  • By 2read · Posted January 9, 2010
  • 2 replies
  • It is nice to have a place to come and talk. Thanks to the person(s) who started this site. My son is 20 years old. He is on probation and recently released from prision after being arrested for stealing ...

Becoming Better, Not Bitter

hulkaberry
  • By hulkaberry · Posted January 5, 2010
  • 1 reply
  • I strive every day to be the best person that I can be. I believe that we must always pray and believe that we can be Better tomorrow rather than Bitter" The bible says, Think on things that are good ...

new to this group

lilymae
  • By lilymae · Posted December 8, 2009
  • 3 replies
  • CONGRATULATIONS!! This is my first entry-I just joined! January 5, 2000 is my sobriety date, and I am fast approaching my 10 year anniversary, 24 hours at a time. Sometimes it is still 24 minutes at a ...

Cold weather

escalantedreamer
  • By escalantedreamer · Posted December 6, 2009
  • 3 replies
  • When the cold come around it seems that it effects more than just my lungs. most ofus with sarc in the lung would know what i'm talking about. but It seem that my energy drains faster and my bones hurt ...

finding peace

motherslove
  • By motherslove · Posted December 2, 2009
  • 2 replies
  • my son of 25 years was arrested today for assualt on his girlfriend they are both meth users or worse but are in denial. i feel bad for him but relieved only hope this could be the end of a long life ...

This was my reply to a journal

escalantedreamer
  • By escalantedreamer · Posted November 12, 2009
  • 0 replies
  • am so sorry and its hard to write the answer that you want to hear because its the one thing we all want to hear. in most of the journals ive read Its asking for someone to say "it will be OK" . "You ...

I'm not steppin out

escalantedreamer
  • By escalantedreamer · Posted November 3, 2009
  • 7 replies
  • I managed to get myself down stairs to do laundry ( something I can still do) and my wife started calling me because she was home from work. because she couldnt hear me and I could hear her I had to stomp ...

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