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My Mom had a stroke last week. She has weakness on her right side and difficulty speaking,
She is in a nursing home now for rehab. I have never felt so scared and alone. I am bedridden
and cannot even visit her.

Please say a prayer or positive thought for my Mom Olga's recovery.

Thank you,
Kevin

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Comment by BlancheNoE on February 15, 2010 at 7:21pm
,...am doing and will do again, Kevin. Can your caretakers transport you to visit?
Thinking of and praying for you both.
Comment by JustDee on February 15, 2010 at 8:15pm
Thinking of you both. What more can a person say.
Comment by JustAnotherUserName on February 16, 2010 at 2:49am
I'm so sorry Kevin. I wish there was something more I could do.
Comment by NatureJunkie on February 17, 2010 at 6:06pm
Prayers, positive thoughts, and lighted candles coming right up. For Olga and for you.

Comment by photo2010 on February 17, 2010 at 10:25pm
@Blanch..thank you. Transport is a major process for me. I am going to try.
@Dee..many thanks.
@Ruth..if you could just think some thoughts of healing, it would mean the world to me. Thank you.
@Suze..thank you, appreciated more than I can express.
@NJ..She wants to give up, I can tell..thank you for everything.
Comment by NatureJunkie on February 18, 2010 at 5:00am
Kevin, I'm so sorry to hear it. If that is true, then maybe the bravest thing you can do is let her know that it's okay to stop fighting. I know from experience that is so much easier said than done. I hope you find the courage you need to get through this.
Comment by photo2010 on February 18, 2010 at 11:51am
@NJ..I understand what you are saying, but i will do everything I can to not let her give up. There is still hope for recovery for her. She has suffered depression for many years and I have fought her giving in for years. I have also been giving in for the last few years because of my health problems..gaunt now and in bed mostly. My Mom and I have kept each other going. If things change for the worse..well this is a day to day thing.
@NBC..Thank you so much.
Comment by Jim on February 19, 2010 at 6:45am
It's my understanding that after a stroke, there is often at least a partial recovery of abilities lost. So don't give up hope, Kevin. I will pray for her.
Comment by photo2010 on February 20, 2010 at 9:25am
Jim..thank you..I'm worried now because she is sinking into a deep depression and not eating. They started her on a new anti-depressant yesterday. I pray it helps.
Comment by JustAnotherUserName on February 26, 2010 at 5:37pm
Kevin...how's your mom? I haven't seen you about here and that worries me.

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