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02-05-2014 08:50 AM
LaRen616
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Side note: My mother has Pulminary hypertension, mild emphysema, scleroderma...there is some issue with the oxygen exchange between her lungs and heart.

She is also suffering from neglect. Low self esteem. Depression.
I am glad your mom is ok!

Does your mom have Limited or Diffuse systemic Sclerosis/Scleroderma?

Pulminary Hypertension occurs in 1/3 of Scleroderma patients and is the most serious complication for that form of Scleroderma.

2/3 of all patients suffer from respiratory problems, such as shortness of breath, coughing, difficulty breathing, alveolitis (inflammation of lung air sacs), pneumonia, and cancer.

Depression is also associated with Scleroderma.

I have Linear Scleroderma. I have it on my right arm, right leg, right side of my stomach and after years of it being dormant it has become active again and is now on my forehead. I have depression and I have problems with my lungs, I sometimes find it difficult to breathe around smoke.
02-05-2014 04:32 AM
doggiedad i'm glad your mother is ok. you and your brother
should be in touch with each other for your mom's
sake.
02-04-2014 11:01 PM
3GSD92_00_12 Oh wow, that is scary. I hope your mom makes a fast recovery, Gator. Also, since your brother appears to be set on putting your mother in a care facility, may I suggest that you take a look into the facility your brother chooses before he gets your mom into one, that way you know that your mom is truly recieving the care that she needs and deserves. I am praying for you and your family, especially your mom.
02-04-2014 09:12 PM
katdog5911 Taking care of elderly parents can be very hard and frustrating. I am glad that your mom was found in time to get help....
02-04-2014 05:54 PM
GatorBytes Thank you EVERYONE for the thoughts, prayers and kind words!

Will update, just running back and forth doing laundry at the mat...pre-emptive strike as storm moving in overnight and then the texas low hits tomorrow so between we are to get up to 20cm. Thankful for clear skies and dry roads today - 50 min. drive to hospital (city where used to live).
02-04-2014 05:20 PM
selzer Glad she's ok now. That sounds really scary.
02-04-2014 12:00 PM
Stevenzachsmom Bless her heart. So glad your Mom is OK. I will be praying for your Mom's full recovery and that all decisions made on her behalf are the right ones.

Hugs!
02-04-2014 11:42 AM
Lilie You and your mom are in my thoughts and prayers!
02-04-2014 11:33 AM
shepherdmom Sending good thoughts your way!
02-04-2014 11:14 AM
jang Oh thank God she got found when she did!!! Taking your brother on could be a really big fight...pick your battles carefully...We are all behind you....Blessings
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