Support please, for Fowls48

Numptydumpty
Numptydumpty Member Posts: 6,417
edited 4. Feb 2013, 16:53 in Living with Arthritis archive
Karen is having a hard time at the moment. Her mum has had a really bad fall down the stairs, hurting her head and breaking a bone in her neck! She is now in a nursing home, which isn't without its problems.
Karen is naturally, quite worried and stressed by it all, and her arthritis is making its presence felt.
She asked me to send you all, her love, but I think she could do with our thoughts and support.
I hope things improve very soon Karen, take care of yourself.
Thinking of you, your mum and dad.((((()))))
Numpty
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  • villier
    villier Member Posts: 4,426
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Awe huni sorry you are having it rough at the mo, feeling for you and your family sending you lots of love and ((((()))))s ................tc...........Marie xxx
  • mig
    mig Member Posts: 7,152
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Sending positive thoughts and hugs.(((()))). Mig
  • LignumVitae
    LignumVitae Member Posts: 1,972
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Take good care, it sounds like there are far too many things going on for one person to shoulder so we're here to take some of it and send you much love and support. You're in my thoughts, love LV xx
  • stickywicket
    stickywicket Member Posts: 27,223
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Thanks, Numpty.

    Karen, I'm so sorry. This sounds dreadfully upsetting and worrying and I'm also concerned about how your own joints are bearing up under the strain. Take care, please. I am thinking of you and you know we are always here for support. ((()))
  • frogmella
    frogmella Member Posts: 1,115
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Sending positive thoughts and big bags of sympathy. ((()))
  • dreamdaisy
    dreamdaisy Member Posts: 31,520
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Oh no! I am so sorry to read this (and also sorry for being late to it :oops: ). I hope that things with your mum are improving and that you are too. ((((())))) DD
  • bubbadog
    bubbadog Member Posts: 5,544
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Karen you know I'm only a phone call away if you need to talk, I will text you. I send you huge ((((HUGS)))) Remember you need to look after yourself as well. Take care chat soon. xxxx
  • stickywicket
    stickywicket Member Posts: 27,223
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Thinking of you, Karen. (())
  • dachshund
    dachshund Member Posts: 8,480
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Thank you Numpty
    hello Karen. i'm sorry your mum fell down the stairs. i hope
    your mum is not in too much pain.
    you both take care
    joan xx
  • kentishlady
    kentishlady Member Posts: 809
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Hello Karen. Am so sorry to hear about your Mum's fall. Do hope she will soon be on the mend. I hope you are managing to look after yourself. Take care. Remember we're here when you need us. Will be thinking of you. Beryl. ((()))
  • dibdab
    dibdab Member Posts: 1,498
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Hi Karen, just wanted to send positive thoughts and gentle hugs ((( ))). Take care of yourself. Hope mum starts mending soon.

    Deb x
  • babytiger
    babytiger Member Posts: 360
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Karen sorry to hear about your mum, do hope she recovers soon and that you feel better soon . Sending lots of hugs and kisses ((())) xxx
    Eileen
  • Numptydumpty
    Numptydumpty Member Posts: 6,417
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Still thinking of you Karen.
    I know you're very busy, but I hope you get the chance to look and see how much we all care and want to support you.
    (((())))
    Numpty
  • stickywicket
    stickywicket Member Posts: 27,223
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Still thinking of you, Karen. ((()))
  • villier
    villier Member Posts: 4,426
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Thinking of you Karen hope things are a bit better...........Marie xx
  • lululu
    lululu Member Posts: 486
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    I hope things start to get better for you soon Karen
  • barbara12
    barbara12 Member Posts: 21,279
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Oh Karen I am so sorry this has happened to your mum, I can only imagine the stress you are going through, but please dont forget we are all here for you when you need to bend our ears...take care (((((()))) xx
  • frogmorton
    frogmorton Member Posts: 28,211
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Oh Karen

    I am so so sorry you have had such a rough time :( YOu poor thing you must be insuch a state about your Mum too.

    You take care of yourself if you can

    I hope we see you posting again soon.

    Love ((()))

    Toni xxx
  • Numptydumpty
    Numptydumpty Member Posts: 6,417
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Karen, I'm still thinking of you and I wish you well,
    Numpty
  • dreamdaisy
    dreamdaisy Member Posts: 31,520
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    I've been thinking of you too, I hope things are improving. DD
  • stickywicket
    stickywicket Member Posts: 27,223
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Still thinking of you, Karen. (())
  • applerose
    applerose Member Posts: 3,621
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    So sorry to hear about your mum's fall. Hope she is on the mend and that you are taking care of yourself.
  • ESOLLECTURER123
    ESOLLECTURER123 Member Posts: 4
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Hi Karen

    Sending hugs((( )))and kind thoughts I hope your mum gets better soon God bless xxx
  • lululu
    lululu Member Posts: 486
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    I hope things are a little easier for you now Karen.
  • fowls48
    fowls48 Member Posts: 1,357
    edited 30. Nov -1, 00:00
    Hi Guys

    Thank you for your kinds thoughts .Unfortunately all the stress has made my fingers swell and these days my knees have decided they would not be left out and have joint the choir :lol:
    Poor mother has dementia and since the fall it has got worse , so she has good days and bad days .on the lighter side of it .She woke up at 5am and as she passed the residents rooms and told them "come on get up you have to get ready for school " which made us laugh the nurse said she then went back to bed and got up at 8am :oops: Its really sad as we cannot look after her ourselves as we are all still having to work and my dad is too ill to look after her at home .We are hoping she will go into a new nursing home we have selected at the weekend .There are lots of people there and they have lots of activities going on .The place she is in now there are only 7 residents and only 3 come out and sit in the lounge at lunch time .
    So thank you for all of your support and thank you numpty for posting the thread .Take all and hope all the joints are behaving themselves lts of love karen xxxx