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Amy Busby Update

Forums General Melanoma Community Amy Busby Update

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    Charlie S
    Participant

    Just got off the phone after a nice extended conversation with Amy and she is hanging well.  Between Fentanyl patches and oral meds for breakthrough, she is managing and living.  She was able to go to church yesterday with her family, but tires out after extended outings.

    She was quite lucid and just like the Amy I know, but she is tired, tired, tired and still continues working the problem.  

    Most of all, she is hanging in there as are her family.

    A remarkable woman.

    Charlie S

    Just got off the phone after a nice extended conversation with Amy and she is hanging well.  Between Fentanyl patches and oral meds for breakthrough, she is managing and living.  She was able to go to church yesterday with her family, but tires out after extended outings.

    She was quite lucid and just like the Amy I know, but she is tired, tired, tired and still continues working the problem.  

    Most of all, she is hanging in there as are her family.

    A remarkable woman.

    Charlie S

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      patobs01
      Participant

      Charlie,

      Your words are very true – Amy is remarkable. I have never met her, but have followed her posts over the past year since I found this board and have been inspired by her determination. Hoping and praying for the best for her and her family.

      Pat O. – IIIA

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      patobs01
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      Charlie,

      Your words are very true – Amy is remarkable. I have never met her, but have followed her posts over the past year since I found this board and have been inspired by her determination. Hoping and praying for the best for her and her family.

      Pat O. – IIIA

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      CKasper
      Participant

      I beieve Amy was on this board when I joined in 2006….I'm sorry to hear she took a turn for the worst and I'm happy to hear she is hanging in there.  The fentanyl patches really work well.

      C

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      CKasper
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      I beieve Amy was on this board when I joined in 2006….I'm sorry to hear she took a turn for the worst and I'm happy to hear she is hanging in there.  The fentanyl patches really work well.

      C

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      jJackie W
      Participant

      Thanks for the update.

       

      Jackie W

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      jJackie W
      Participant

      Thanks for the update.

       

      Jackie W

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      ValinMtl
      Participant

      Thanks Charlie.  You have it right, Amy is a remarkable woman and continues to be in my prayers.  Val

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      ValinMtl
      Participant

      Thanks Charlie.  You have it right, Amy is a remarkable woman and continues to be in my prayers.  Val

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      lhaley
      Participant

      Charlie,

      Amy is a remarkable young woman.  I'm glad you are able to be such a great friend to her and Dennis now.  Thanks for keeping us updated!

      Linda

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      lhaley
      Participant

      Charlie,

      Amy is a remarkable young woman.  I'm glad you are able to be such a great friend to her and Dennis now.  Thanks for keeping us updated!

      Linda

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      MaryD
      Participant

      Thanks for the update Charlie – Amy continues to amaze.  I've been on here for 9 years and remember Amy from the beginning  . ..always thought she had beat it.

      Just happy she is living life every day  ..

      Mary

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      MaryD
      Participant

      Thanks for the update Charlie – Amy continues to amaze.  I've been on here for 9 years and remember Amy from the beginning  . ..always thought she had beat it.

      Just happy she is living life every day  ..

      Mary

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      Sharyn
      Participant

      Thank you, Charlie, for being such a wonderful friend to Amy and Dennis in these trying times. Yes, remarkable is a good word to describe her, as is inpirational, strong, courageous, determined, and so many other superlatives. I think of her many times a day, and pray she is comfortable and at peace.

      Warm hugs to Amy!

      Sharyn, Stage IV

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      Sharyn
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      Thank you, Charlie, for being such a wonderful friend to Amy and Dennis in these trying times. Yes, remarkable is a good word to describe her, as is inpirational, strong, courageous, determined, and so many other superlatives. I think of her many times a day, and pray she is comfortable and at peace.

      Warm hugs to Amy!

      Sharyn, Stage IV

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