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Update on Alex3619: in hospital but doing well

Discussion in 'General ME/CFS News' started by WillowJ, Feb 27, 2013.

  1. snowathlete

    snowathlete

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    Missing you already Alex. Don't worry you're not missing much - they still haven't figured out this ME business...maybe next week...
     
  2. Marlène

    Marlène Senior Member

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    All the best Alex, hope you recover well asap.
     
  3. lnester7

    lnester7 Seven

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    Alex, Hope you recover Soon!!!
     
  4. natasa778

    natasa778 Senior Member

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    Wishing you a speedy recovery Alex!

    (wish you could trade in some of the feeding time for some laptop quality time? ;-)
     
  5. PhoenixDown

    PhoenixDown Senior Member

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    I was wondering where you had gotten to, I thought may be you struggle with Winters but isn't it summer over there? Anyway get well soon.
     
  6. barbc56

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    Alex, I just saw this thread. Don't you know that the saying "break a leg" for good luck is for actors and not we patients?;)

    Here's hoping for a speedy recovery. Take it easy. Something like this can take a long time to heal.

    We can provide internet entertainment. Jokes, funny stories, pictures or videos. Just ask and you shall receive.

    Can someone print out the replies on this thread so Alex can see them?

    Thanks to Heaps and Traskin for keeping us updated.

    Barb
     
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  7. Mr. Cat

    Mr. Cat Senior Member

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    Get well soon, Alex. Otherwise they will figure out ME without you, and you won't get any of the credit!
     
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  8. mellster

    mellster Marco

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    Get well soon!
     
  9. Kina

    Kina Moderation Team Lead

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    Kitty knows what you are going through.

    broken_leg_kitten.jpg

    Get well soon. :)
     
  10. WillowJ

    WillowJ คภภเє ɠรค๓թєl

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    heapsreal plans to show Alex on his (Heaps') phone when he gets in to visit
     
  11. heapsreal

    heapsreal iherb 10% discount code OPA989,

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    thats the plan
     
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  12. SilverbladeTE

    SilverbladeTE Senior Member

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    DOH!! :(
     
  13. Marco

    Marco Grrrrrrr!

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    Broken Leg Alex?

    Hope you weren't sneaking in some graded exercise behind our backs:)

    Hope you're soon back on your feet again (sic).

    In the meantime - here's a little something to keep you amused :

     
  14. Simon

    Simon

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    Ouch, Alex. Hope you are back to "normal" soon
     
  15. Esther12

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    lol.

    What's the mean number of limbs?
     
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  16. heapsreal

    heapsreal iherb 10% discount code OPA989,

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    Just spent a couple of hours with Alex, spirits are high and besides his leg he is the best i have seen him and he says he feels good. Maybe that anaesthetic sleep he had has done wonders.
    He says hi to everyone and appreciates this thread which i printed out for him to read, plus printed the lipkin pathogen article for abit of light entertainment.

    In the next few days??? they look like moving Alex to St vincent hospital in brisbane for his rehab, which could be a good thing as its a private hospital but paid for by the govt health system for Alex's stay, probably a lack of public hospital beds is the reason but hopefully means he has a few more comforts and better food. Although he says that where he is now they are looking after him well.

    At the moment he has a window bed looking out at a couple of nice big gum trees. Dam! i forgot to ask him which nurse does the sponge baths, lol.


    cheers!!!
     
  17. biophile

    biophile Places I'd rather be.

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    I sent Alex an email but I guess it will be a while before he checks those. FWIW:

    As for the other conversation:

    Hehe! Do not forgot to purposely include all war veterans in your "demographically representative" sample!
     
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  18. ahimsa

    ahimsa Sick since 1990

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    I haven't been here for a while so I just read this thread.

    Alex, here some more :hug: HUGS :hug: for you...wishing you a very speedy recovery!
     
  19. Koivy

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    Ouch! I hope you feel better soon Alex! Glad to hear that they are treating you well :)
     
  20. maddietod

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    Alex, when you get back I hope you'll regale us with stories about this adventure. You can make them all up.........we'll never know.
     
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