The Pancreatic Cancer Journey Blog

The Pancreatic Cancer Journey Blog is our mini-journal about living with pancreatic cancer. It's honest, it's funny, it's heart-wrenching and it's real. Our life. Our Journey. With Pancreatic Cancer. Maybe you'll see something here to inspire you. We sure hope so. You will also find up-to-date postings and news on the pancreatic cancer fight.

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Oct 03, 2015

Rick Ferrell - my dad

My dad was diagnosed in late January 2015. He turned 65 on March 20th and only 9 days later passed surrounded by all who loved him.I still can't believe

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Oct 03, 2015

The Cancer Pictures I Hate

The hard, ugly truth about the battle with pancreatic cancer...

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Oct 02, 2015

I Have Cancer...

I need to say 'I Have Cancer' without everyone around me falling apart.

Join us for the first day of our 31 Day series...

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Oct 01, 2015

A Letter from the Battlefield

Today begins our 31 Day series...a letter from the very trenches of the cancer journey. Join us to discover all the things the cancer patient needs you to know...It's Grace to share mom's heart.

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Oct 01, 2015

Pancreatic cancer my journey through whipple

My husband had the Whipples procedure July 13th 2015 at Addenbrookes, Cambridge, UK. He was lucky enough to be one of a very small number of people eligible

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Oct 01, 2015

Rita McCafferty .... aka Mom

Rita, aged 73, was diagnosed with Pancreatic Cancer in September 2014. Surgery was attempted but unsuccessful - had spread to liver. Chemo was attempted

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Sep 30, 2015

My brother, Craig

My brother, Craig, was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer this past January (2015). It is August and he is still with us. However, his platelets have been

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Sep 30, 2015

The Broken Places

Hope for the darkest days of our journey...

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Sep 22, 2015

To Alaska with Love

Alaska! Words fail me...the pictures... just go immediately to the pictures!! Our Alaskan Adventure was more than we could have ever dared dream!

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Aug 20, 2015

A song rising from the ashes...

When the weight of the world has you pressed, we all need to know that a song can rise from the brokenness of our lives...

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Aug 15, 2015

When a family grows in love...

Adoption Day is here!!

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Jul 17, 2015

Whipple after finding a tumor in the head of my pancreas

I am a 58 year old American man living and working in Dubai. Mid 2014 I started getting diarrhea and losing weight rapidly, even though I have a robust

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Jul 17, 2015

Broken Halleljuah

Lifting empty hands up in our Broken Hallelujah...

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Jul 15, 2015

Pneumonia, Car Accidents and a Bankruptcy

This has not been a good month...

Definitely not good.

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Jun 26, 2015

And then there were three!

Fostering 3 babies... a recipe for love and tears and lots and lots of diapers! A journey of faith, where love makes a family!

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