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Old 02-04-2017, 09:39 PM   #21
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Re: prayers please for FIL Larry with Alzheimer's

Sorry to hear that. I'll keep praying.
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Old 02-21-2017, 04:30 PM   #22
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Re: prayers please for FIL Larry with Alzheimer's

still on our prayer list
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Old 02-21-2017, 09:25 PM   #23
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Much appreciated, I deeply thank you!

Larry had a false diagnosis for liver cancer. A second endocrinologist exam showed a screening exam was in error. Larry is still struggling adjusting to the Memory care unit. Incontinence is erratic and blood clots in his legs are problematic.

I am engaged in a daily and 3 week meditation and prayer effort for Larry. My main prayers are for Larry to remember his Christ light within, for calming of his anxiety, and for his doctors and care takers to make the best choices.

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Re: prayers please for FIL Larry with Alzheimer's

Amen, may His comforting hand be upon Larry
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Sorry to hear, that is a tough situation. Prayed for you and your family today.


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Old 07-17-2017, 12:46 PM   #26
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All,

Thanks for prayers. Larry has now lost memory ability to recognize family, including my wife and her two brothers. His responsiveness is falling off. Wow Alzheimer's is an ugly disease.
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Old 07-17-2017, 10:02 PM   #27
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We will keep Larry , you and the family in our prayers. Every Sunday at church we pray for those with health issues and that His hand be with the doctors and nurses that care for people. We ask Him to be with those individuals and comfort them. The decisions you make are hard. Just as Mitch said, it is difficult. Last week I had to put my dad in a home. It was hard. He has prostrate cancer that has spread to several areas of the bone. He has some of the issues as Larry does also. For me to tell him that I could not care for him in a way that is needed was very hard. In our talk, he told me to just do the best you can. Even though it is the best thing for him at this point, it was and is very hard. We will continue to keep you in our prayers. God bless....
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Old 07-22-2017, 01:11 PM   #28
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Texasrider58,

My heart goes out to you. That decision for outsourced care is very difficult. We did it for Larry my FIL, and also for my 96 year old mother in Durango, CO. Care at a long distance is extremely difficult also...

Prayers for all, for peace, for guidance, for healing...
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Wow Alzheimer's is an ugly disease.
We went through it with my Dad's mom. Horrible indeed...
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Update on Larry: we visited him four days ago while evacuated to San Antonio. He has lost all verbal ability, but he can still feed himself and walk slowly. Alzheimer's is relentless. He is safe and cared for. Prayers appreciated...very tough on family.
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Old 11-02-2017, 01:19 PM   #31
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Re: prayers please for FIL Larry with Alzheimer's

November, 2017 update on Larry: he is combative to the point in assisted memory care they now are putting him on full time medication. Sad time to be sure, and a difficult decision.

Sigh...I keep him in Healing Light, and to remember who he really is.

Prayers requested, we have reached a new stage.
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