I Have a Sick Family Member

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    My grandma or gran as I call her is very sick.

    She is paralyzed from the neck down, she can't speak, is tube fed, has a trach, and is on a ventilator. She communicates with us by blinking her eyes and even that is getting difficult. The doctors think she has ALS but honestly we don't know what she has. I just wanted to share...
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    May 12, 2015

    Miss You Now More Than Ever

    Holidays used to have happy meaning for my family. This is going to be our third Christmas without my grandmother. We had a very close bond that I never truly appreciated until it was gone. I only had her for 12 years, only 5 years that I actually remember. So many memories that...
    faithful98 faithful98
    18-21, F
    Dec 21, 2012

    I am so worried and saddened to hear

    that my cousin Michael suffered a Grand Mal seizure today. 12 + years ago he was involved in a terrible motorcycle accident that caused brain damage. The seizure today is due to his original injury from his motorcycle accident . He is supposed to be on Dilantin but he doesn't...
    rebekahanastasia rebekahanastasia
    22-25, F
    2 Responses Feb 2, 2016
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