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  1. Thread: Duty of care?

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    Hi Ellie, The anaesthetist for the other...

    Hi Ellie,

    The anaesthetist for the other procedure is the one in France. And he is going to use a spinal not a GA. I think, for the PEG, I use the Nippy and have some sort of sedative, but I will...
  2. Hi Andy, I can no longer put my card into an...

    Hi Andy,

    I can no longer put my card into an ATM, neither can I enter my PIN.

    I cannot reach to post a letter in a Royal Mail post box.

    Writing is a challenge because my arm wonít move along...
  3. Thread: Duty of care?

    by Gillette
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    Thatís true. Mind you, thereís no chance of the...

    Thatís true. Mind you, thereís no chance of the second procedure being brought forward as the anaesthetist is in France!
  4. Thanks for the clarification, Ellie. I am...

    Thanks for the clarification, Ellie.

    I am hoping my partner will bring my ipad in tomorrow so that I can start looking at ADRT etc in more detail.
  5. Thread: Hi Everyone

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    Hi Adam and welcome to the forum but sorry that...

    Hi Adam and welcome to the forum but sorry that you have this horrid disease.

    I am pleased for you that being in the hospice is meeting your needs at the moment. I donít envy you having to make...
  6. Hi Ellie, you mentioned FTD in one of your posts....

    Hi Ellie, you mentioned FTD in one of your posts. I wonder if you would tell me what it is, please? Thanks.
  7. Thread: Duty of care?

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    Thanks, Doug. Thanks, Ellie. I donít mind...

    Thanks, Doug. Thanks, Ellie.

    I donít mind being an in-patient - at the moment it is the best place for me. The last three weeks have been very difficult for all sorts of reasons and taken their...
  8. Thread: Duty of care?

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    Thanks, Lynne. The staff have been lovely. Peter...

    Thanks, Lynne. The staff have been lovely. Peter and I agree that being admitted was a good thing. It may well be that I stay in until 02 September when I am scheduled to have a PEG fitted and...
  9. Thread: Duty of care?

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    Thank you. Hugs always gratefully received. My...

    Thank you. Hugs always gratefully received.

    My OT emailed yesterday to say that the wheels have started turning for a fast-track application for CHC funding.
  10. Thread: Duty of care?

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    Thank you for your support, everyone. I canít...

    Thank you for your support, everyone. I canít tell you how welcome it is.
  11. Thread: Duty of care?

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    Hi Everyone, I had an appointment at...

    Hi Everyone,

    I had an appointment at Wythenshawe Hospital this afternoon. When they heard how things have been they suggested I be admitted and I agreed so thatís where I am for the time being.
  12. Thread: Duty of care?

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    Hi Ellie, Thank you. The jobsworth who dumped...

    Hi Ellie,

    Thank you. The jobsworth who dumped was my social worker!!! I have had contact with the hospice but not with their social worker. One of their nurses is due to visit me on Thursday,...
  13. Thread: Duty of care?

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    Hi CC, Thank you for your support. I did try...

    Hi CC,

    Thank you for your support. I did try MND Connect but without success.
  14. Thread: Duty of care?

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    Hi Doug, Thank you for your support. Hugs are...

    Hi Doug,

    Thank you for your support. Hugs are always welcome. :o I did try ringing MND Connect but they couldn't come up with any suggestions.
  15. Thread: Duty of care?

    by Gillette
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    Duty of care?

    This afternoon, social services kindly informed me that they have suddenly decided to leave me to try and sort out my own care package! They say they cannot find an agency because the care package is...
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    Oh, Barry, the Four Candles sketch is one of my...

    Oh, Barry, the Four Candles sketch is one of my all-time favourites. I don't think anyone could touch the Two Ronnies for word play. I saw them at the theatre in the 70's and they did a wonderful...
  17. Thread: collection

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    Sheila, what a good amount. I think you and your...

    Sheila, what a good amount. I think you and your family will find comfort knowing how generous people were in Mick's memory.
    Wishing all of you strength through this difficult time.
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    Like you Barry and CC, I remember watching 1970s...

    Like you Barry and CC, I remember watching 1970s American comedies - Happy Days was my favourite and I also enjoyed watching the spin-off show 'Joanie Loves Chachi' and 'Mork and Mindy'. I don't...
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    We didn’t have tills as the money was placed in a...

    We didn’t have tills as the money was placed in a tube where it was air fed to the cash office and whilst waiting for the change you had time to talk to the customer. Tills were introduced at the...
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    Also, I remember half penny sweets and my mum...

    Also, I remember half penny sweets and my mum getting green shield stamps from the co-op.

    The Co-Op gave dividend stamps, Kayleigh. It was Tesco who gave Green Shield Stamps. I remember my mother...
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    Ha ha ha! Doug, when you have the best you don't...

    Ha ha ha! Doug, when you have the best you don't need anything else...
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    Hi Kayleigh, If I had to choose one I would...

    Hi Kayleigh,

    If I had to choose one I would really struggle... Maybe Ursula Andress / Honey Ryder. The trouble is that, even at their best, none of the Bond Girls could hold a candle to me!...
  23. Thread: Ventilation

    by Gillette
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    Hi Kayleigh, Thank you for asking. We haven't...

    Hi Kayleigh,

    Thank you for asking. We haven't actually set it up again yet. It has been a challenging week, not helped by still not having any carers coming in. I'm hoping to get my son to help...
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    I'm enjoying all this banter about James Bond -...

    I'm enjoying all this banter about James Bond - it is cheering me up no end!
  25. Thread: Pain/Agony

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    Oh, Chrissie, your situation makes me feel so sad...

    Oh, Chrissie, your situation makes me feel so sad for you. I really don't know if talking to your Gran would help. That gives her the chance to vent at you, which is likely to make you feel even more...
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