Reanie - I just saw this thread today for the first time. More prayers and healing thoughts are coming to you and your mother.
Cancer is such a frightening disease - but amazing strides are being made and medical science is incredible. The most important thing, after prayers, is a positive attitude. I just had this discussion with my daughter - her father (my ex) was just diagnosed with small cell lung cancer. The doctors are talking about treatments - and referals to a top university hospital with clinical trials. Her half brother is planning the funeral -
Hold your mother close - say and do everything you can together!
I'm sending positive thoughts, prayers, and hugs!