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Posted: 12/11/2002 10:08:08 AM EDT
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 10:10:57 AM EDT
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 10:13:17 AM EDT
In my thoughts. Good luck to you and your wife.
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 10:17:00 AM EDT
Prayers sent. May God bless you and your family.
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 10:21:50 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/11/2002 10:22:12 AM EDT by u-baddog]
GOD bless your family, good luck and Rock on
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 10:26:21 AM EDT
Y'all are in my thoughts. Hang in there. ARH
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 10:26:47 AM EDT
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 10:28:34 AM EDT
Added to prayer list. May God be with you as you face this challenge. His blessings upon you and your family, Darren
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 10:30:38 AM EDT
Prayers incoming for you and your wife!
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 10:33:12 AM EDT
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 10:35:03 AM EDT
Prayers sent. Hang in there, everything will work according to Gods plan!
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 10:36:49 AM EDT
I wish you well. Just keep in mind that the CF gene is relatively rare and that your chances of carrying it are small, and that the chances that your child will have two copies of it are even smaller. Try not to dwell on the less likley scenarios. This must be doubly hard given your uncertain military status. Keep your chin up.
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 10:37:52 AM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/11/2002 10:39:44 AM EDT by CAPITALIST]
I just sent a prayer up to the Big Man on your behalf. Hang in there. I watched a medical show the other day that showed that a lady was carrying a baby with CF. The Doctors did an operation while the baby was still in her womb and said it was sucessful.
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 10:47:41 AM EDT
Godspeed, Sherm. Prayers are with you.
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 11:08:21 AM EDT
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 11:23:23 AM EDT
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 11:27:12 AM EDT
another prayer sent......... Tim
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 11:36:14 AM EDT
The bright side is you are home and able to be at her side and vice versa. Hang in there, your glass is half full.
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 11:57:15 AM EDT
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 11:58:29 AM EDT
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 12:00:12 PM EDT
Good Luck. J
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 12:03:53 PM EDT
Prayers sent and God bless.
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 12:13:05 PM EDT
I think a lot of us have been through similar; MDs ethically required to inform you/scare the shit out of you. I can tell you this about CF: it's quite manageable now, for whatever small consolation that gives you at a time like this. I know, like most prospective new parents, you want a perfect child, and my prayer for you and your wife is just that, as well as the strength t deal with this time of trial and not knowing. Let us know. shooter
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 12:19:56 PM EDT
With both my two boys, birth defects were always a big concern for me. I spend many a night praying. I'm not sure why I was so scared, just a normal reaction I guess. Don't get too worked up before you find out the results of the tests. Hang in there.
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 12:40:34 PM EDT
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 3:33:32 PM EDT
Hope for the best. Good luck!
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 4:54:31 PM EDT
Prayers sent SRM
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 4:59:15 PM EDT
What is CF??
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 5:04:30 PM EDT
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 5:04:31 PM EDT
good luck, keep safe.
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 5:11:44 PM EDT
[Last Edit: 12/11/2002 5:16:00 PM EDT by MarineGrunt]
Sherm- You're with 2/25, right? Have you heard of any other USMCR callups yet? Edited to add: I'm a retard. I thought you meant you were getting called up AGAIN. Well, I wish you both the best. My fiance had a rough time with our first. He was 10 weeks early and spent 59 days in intensive care. He's doing great now, but it was a rough road. God Bless.
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 5:13:44 PM EDT
You are on our prayer list Jon...
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 5:17:33 PM EDT
Sherm, I will light a candle for you. I have an Aunt that has 2 CF boys. A 2 year old and a 5 month old. Her and her husband are carriers. The children had to be operated on to remove part of the intestine ( I think ) and they have to take medicine to suplement thier enzymes. If they are operated on young enough it will not go into the lungs in most cases. Other than that they are normal kids. They are active and very smart. Well for a 2 year old and a grub anyway. The doctors they have are also telling them that in 10 years there may not be that much of a problem for their children if research continues.
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 5:24:12 PM EDT
God bless, Prayers sent.. X
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 5:49:33 PM EDT
Prayers on the way and God bless you and your family and thank you for your service to our country. I was Army not Marine but let me say, Semper Fi Marine!
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 5:54:21 PM EDT
Good luck!
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 5:54:50 PM EDT
I can only echo what everyone else has already said. My wife and I wish you the bast.
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 6:22:05 PM EDT
Sherm, You are on our Church prayer list now...the intercessory prayer group at Church prays every morning from 5:00 to 7:00 a.m.. These wonderful people are faithful and pray fervently for all kinds of needs. God does care about our lives, and I believe he answers prayer. Just keep the faith my friend, [b][blue]NAKED[/blue][/b]
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 6:29:44 PM EDT
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 6:40:57 PM EDT
Prayer said. You and your family are in my thoughts. hang in there.
Link Posted: 12/11/2002 6:41:36 PM EDT
Sherm, Prayers sent!
Link Posted: 12/12/2002 1:05:04 PM EDT
John, Welcome back. Call if you need anything. Best of luck to you and your wife.....
Link Posted: 12/12/2002 1:09:44 PM EDT
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