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Old 12-13-2008, 07:12 PM   #1
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Prayers, Please

Yesterday, my brother-in-law had a brain tumor removed. The same kind of surgery Teddy Kennedy had last spring. It all came on very quickly. He fell out of bed Tuesday morning, and was in surgery by Friday.

He's at Mayo's in Phoenix. The doctors feel they got the whole mass, and are optimistic that the remainder of the glioma can be eliminated through radiation treatments. We are hopeful, but the overall prognosis for glioma patients is not good for the long-term. I want him to beat the odds.....

so please remember him in your prayers, or thoughts, or whatever way you do that sort of thing.



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Old 12-13-2008, 07:15 PM   #2
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well wishes are being sent .. to you and your BIL ...

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Old 12-13-2008, 07:26 PM   #3
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Healing thoughts being sent his way, please keep us updated!
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Old 12-13-2008, 07:26 PM   #4
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i'm sorry to hear it, june. he will be kept in my prayers.
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Old 12-13-2008, 07:27 PM   #5
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Message received and understood. I'm sending sincerest prayers and positive thoughts. Lots of love sent, too.
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Old 12-13-2008, 08:03 PM   #6
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My thoughts and prayers to your brother-in-law and family.
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Old 12-13-2008, 08:08 PM   #7
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oh, my, how upsetting, June,,,,,,,,,hope that all goes well.........try and focus on the here and now and try not worry about long term prognoses............your brother is lucky to have you and his family ...........beaming up positive thoughts.........debs
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Old 12-13-2008, 08:13 PM   #8
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You got it, June! Sending positive and healing thoughts to your brother-in-law, and to you, as well!

We will help him beat the odds!

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Sending prayers for your BIL and you and his family.
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Mine are OTW - hugs to you and your family.

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