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For my Wife
« on: October 14, 2007, 10:48:10 PM »
I back checked the prayer forum and found I never posted a prayer request for my wife's illness here with my OCnet friends and I am truly sorry that I forgot (alot on the plate at the time which would take up too much time presently to explain).

My wife Debbie has been suffering with a Multiple Sclerosis type disease for close to 10 months now and is not improving. Dealing with HMO's is a pain in the dupa (pardon my Polish)...

Your prayers and thoughts for her will be much appreciated...

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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #1 on: October 14, 2007, 10:49:37 PM »
Lord have mercy on your handmaiden Debbie.
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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #2 on: October 14, 2007, 10:56:51 PM »
Lord, have mercy!

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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #3 on: October 14, 2007, 11:02:51 PM »
Lord, have mercy!  My own Dean in med school has a wife who is also suffering from MS (both are Orthodox), and he is an inspiration on how much he helps his wife and still maintains a positive view of life and a great Orthodox spirituality.

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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #4 on: October 15, 2007, 06:52:36 AM »
Lord, have mercy!
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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #5 on: October 15, 2007, 12:41:54 PM »
May the Lord have mercy on you and your wife!

My thoughts are with you and Debbie...
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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #6 on: October 15, 2007, 05:33:27 PM »
Lord have mercy.
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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #7 on: October 15, 2007, 06:52:00 PM »
Lord, have mercy on the work of Your Hands.
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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #8 on: October 15, 2007, 11:09:57 PM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #9 on: October 15, 2007, 11:25:08 PM »
May the Lord have mercy on you both!

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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #10 on: October 16, 2007, 01:21:38 AM »
Senor, ten piedad.
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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #11 on: October 16, 2007, 01:51:04 PM »
We just received a call this morning regarding a cancellation at USC Medical Center, we will be leaving shortly, pray that they ID and have a treatment available so that her hopes and faith don't get dashed by the evil one...

May the Mother of our Lord, O holy Theodokos, intercede and comfort her...

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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #12 on: October 16, 2007, 01:57:53 PM »
May God be with you and your family.
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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #13 on: October 16, 2007, 02:34:15 PM »
Hospody, pomyluj! Lord, have mercy!
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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #14 on: October 16, 2007, 09:43:08 PM »
Drove 62 miles one way, checked in, filled out paper work, paid co-payment, waited bout 30 minutes & was informed that the doctor could not see her due to load...she left crying.

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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #15 on: October 25, 2007, 11:16:11 PM »
Lord, have mercy! Dear Lord, please help and protect James' family. Lord, have mercy!

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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #16 on: October 25, 2007, 11:19:41 PM »
Lord have mercy on your servant Debbie.

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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #17 on: October 25, 2007, 11:38:46 PM »
Lord have mercy on Debbie.
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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #18 on: October 29, 2007, 11:43:48 PM »
I thank all for the prayers and thoughts, I brought Debbie for another MRI tonite and hopefully they can isolate the cause and have a treatment available...

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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #19 on: October 29, 2007, 11:51:02 PM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #20 on: November 15, 2007, 11:07:03 PM »
I'm a equal opportunity update person(meaning I mainly post in 2 forums), today we/Debbie(wife) had a appointment at Cedar-Sinai Hospital for another consultation with another neurologist who happened to come from Moscow...our primary doctor is from Poland, only in America !

Anyway, the 3 previous doctor opinions leaned towards Atexia, a brain disorder, today's Doc wants another spinal tap & blood tests for items not checked previously...

Your prayers and thoughts are much appreciated, my posts and visits are limited by the doubling of chores around here...and various medicinal beverages for sanity...

PAX

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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #21 on: November 16, 2007, 10:28:54 PM »
Guspodi Pumiluy..

May she be comforted in the embrace of our Lord lover of men...
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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #22 on: December 04, 2007, 10:42:38 PM »
Tomorrow Debbie is scheduled for another spinal tap & blood tests to be sent to the Mayo Clinic for analysis.

If possible could you also add her best friend Linda whose 8 month old lab Jolynn was attacked by a couple of large raccoons and died plus a couple of days later she was involved in a accident sustaining a bad concussion and shoulder injury...

Linda & her husband Joe (eternal memory) were our witnesses (plus my high school friends) when we married so many years ago...

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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #23 on: December 04, 2007, 10:45:18 PM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #24 on: December 04, 2007, 10:48:00 PM »
Lord have mercy!
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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #25 on: December 05, 2007, 03:02:08 AM »
lord have mercy on Debbie!

And, may the Lord comfort Linda! Raccoons can be mean, and they are by nature cunning indeed! And yes, the large ones can be bold enough to actually be a real problem for small animals...
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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #26 on: December 05, 2007, 08:09:28 AM »
Lord, have mercy on Your handmaidens Debbie and Linda.
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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #27 on: December 05, 2007, 07:39:27 PM »
My prayers also for both ladies.  Losing a loved pet so suddenly is very hard.  When will the test results be done?

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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #28 on: December 05, 2007, 07:48:10 PM »
Lord, have mercy.
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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #29 on: December 05, 2007, 09:40:40 PM »
Well almost a good day, blood tests no problems, drove to the other medical facility, prepared for the procedure, waited...and zap, no medical orders were delivered for anything, do we the subscribers/patients need to walk the paperwork ourselves...? so a reschedule and that phrase to hate, to be continued...

Thanks for the prayers & thoughts

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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #30 on: December 06, 2007, 07:15:28 AM »
May God grant your wife, yourself, and all others affected an abundant supply of Grace, and may His Good will be manifest, and His Glory be witnessed, through your wife's tribulation.
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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #31 on: December 18, 2007, 09:48:38 PM »
Another humble prayer request, tomorrow Debbie has a appointment at Cedars-Sinai for the rescheduled spinal tap, if possible please include her physicians Dr. Tsimerinov and Dr. Krzysiak, they are very caring gentlemen...

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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #32 on: December 19, 2007, 09:05:28 PM »
We made it there safely and in time through a stormy L.A. morning, and several samples were taken and sent to the Mayo Clinic.

All that remains is a treatment be found for her condition...

May St. Nektarios intercede on her behalf...

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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #33 on: December 20, 2007, 04:23:17 AM »
Through the prayers of Mari Mina and all the saints, Lord have mercy!
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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #34 on: December 21, 2007, 12:58:26 AM »
May God bless you, your wife and all your family! Lord, have mercy.

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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #35 on: December 21, 2007, 05:36:29 AM »
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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #36 on: December 21, 2007, 10:33:15 AM »
Lord Jesus Christ have mercy on your handmaiden.

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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #37 on: December 21, 2007, 01:56:56 PM »
Lord have mercy on everyone involved---Debbie, Jakub, and their caregivers!

And please continue doing what you have been doing: keep us updated!
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« Reply #38 on: December 21, 2007, 02:06:51 PM »
My the Lord continue to bless you and your wife.
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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #39 on: January 09, 2008, 09:36:27 PM »
My OCnet friends,

Tomorrow is the day we visit Dr. Tsimerinov at Cedars Sinai Hospital for the results of Debbie's last tests, she is very anxious and then again afraid.

May the Lord have mercy and be kind to her, may He heal and comfort her in mind, body and spirit. Amen

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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #40 on: January 09, 2008, 09:45:16 PM »
Lord have mercy.
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« Reply #41 on: January 09, 2008, 10:19:12 PM »
Hospodi pomiluj!
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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #42 on: January 09, 2008, 11:58:24 PM »
Lord have mercy on your handmaiden.

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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #43 on: January 10, 2008, 12:02:15 AM »
May the Lord God have mercy on His handmaiden Debbie...
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Re: For my Wife
« Reply #44 on: January 10, 2008, 12:20:57 AM »
Lord, have mercy.
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