Category Archives: Day 1

Update on Day 1 Recovery

Sorry I didn’t post until now. It was a very busy day. Mom had a tough first night, but did great on her first day of recovery. Thank goodness for pain medication. She is doing well. She got up on … Continue reading

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Dad relaxing…

He’s a little thin for this chair.

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Sleeping while keeping guard!

This is the best sleep Mom has gotten since she’s been here, so Jon and I are keeping guard. We refuse to let the physical therapists or other nagging people in!

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First day of recovery and doing well!

Mom had an interrupted night of sleep with all of the nurse visits throughout the night.  She was in some discomfort and pain but she is doing really well right now.  She got up from bed (doctors orders) and stood … Continue reading

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Night 1 of Recovery from Surgery

Mom is asleep. It was a long surgery and she has several hard days of recovery from the operation ahead, but sleep has washed over her. She is taking long deep breathes right now. A good sign that pain isn’t … Continue reading

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Flowers and Visits

For anyone who would like to send flowers, here is the address: LDS Hospital 325 East 8th Ave. Salt Lake City, UT 84103 Attn: Anna Mariea Gay IMPORTANT: If you would like to visit mom, first call and schedule your … Continue reading

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Ok… we spoke to the Dr. and here is the update

First, the surgery took approximately 4 hours. Here is the good news: The Dr. said that there were a lot of cancerous tumors and tissue in her abdomen. They found a few malignant tumors which were removed including one on … Continue reading

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