Monthly Archives: June 2008

June 28, 2008–so ill

No one seems to know why Mother is having pain in her ankles and calves.  I was there when the doctor saw her yesterday.  There is no swelling and they are tender only when touched.  They have cut the pain … Continue reading

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June 23, 2008–to Hospice House

Mother was taken by ambulance to the Hospice House at 5:30 a.m. June 19. The good news is she has stabilized.  She is eating well, alert and coherent much of the time, but the slightest exertion sends her into breathlessness … Continue reading

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June 19, 2008–5:30 a.m.–crisis

As I write, the ambulance is taking Mother to the Hospice House for evaluation. She had a mild “episode” (chest pain) early Monday morning which the prescribed protocol alleviated.  Since then she has slept, day and night, except for meals, … Continue reading

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