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to be glad at my DMiL's recent diagnosis of lung cancer?

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LesserEvil Sat 18-May-13 11:13:52

At least her dementia won't get her.


DailyNameChanger Sat 18-May-13 13:35:15

Hi my dad died of dementia in December. Beginning to end 5 years and it was only really bad for the last 3 months. But, from the day he was diagnosed I hoped and prayed a heart attack would take him. Yanbu.

LesserEvil Sat 18-May-13 13:38:40

Thank you for the link, Dizzy, I had not heard of admiral nurses.
We are in Scotland, but DSiL is in England and I am not entirely convinced that she fully understand what she will be in for, looking after DMiL at home sad.

Sorry for your loss, Daily - it's just an awful cruel condition.

StuntGirl Sat 18-May-13 13:46:22

I'm so sorry lesser, what an awful situation to have to deal with sad Both are utterly dreadful diseases, I hope it can be as quick and painless for your mother in law as possible flowers

Alliwantisaroomsomewhere Sat 18-May-13 13:49:06


ParsingFancy Sat 18-May-13 14:08:20

So sorry for the whole situation. Hope she stays as comfortable as possible, and not too distressed.

Look after yourselves too, won't you? It's so very hard on everyone.

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