Re: Re: Pancreatic attacks


Monday, Feb 28, 2005

Re: Re: Pancreatic attacks

Posted by Oscar on 05/19/04 at 11:19 AM

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Dear Rebecca i think your the first person that i know that is so young to be going thru this horrific ordeal hopefully my advise will give you some comfort i had my first pancreatic attact at the age of 44 i am now 48 and i still have some discomfort but that’s cause i went thru major serjury but that was my own fault because of my drinking 85% of pancreatitis is alchohol related 15% is heriditery do you know of anyone in your family that has gone thru this and is a non drinke maybe it’s something you inherited, what did the Dr. say may have caused it i know one thing you do have to stick to a very srick diet and that’s a low fat diet stay away from any citric acid ,oranges,graprfruit etc.hopefully you don’t drink cause if you do it’ll keep occuring and i know the feeling how often do they occur please if you do dring alcholic beverages please stop your to young to be going thru this no one knows the feeling unless your the one that’s going thru it i bet you talk to your friends and they don’t understand the pain you going thru i know cause i’ve gone thru the same thing i have alot of friends that are heavy drinkers and i try to explain to them the pain they are going to cause themselfs and they just say well if it happens it happens and all i can say is God Bless You and leave it at that and i’ve also had freinds call me when there in the hospital saying i should have listen to you but i just tell them everthing is going to be alright you just have to change your lifestyle and they cry and say i didn’t know it was this bad and i find myself lost for words what can i say i had already told them so just live and learn but than those are grown men as for you Rebecca i’ll have you in my prayers cause your so young to be going thru this God Bless You and of any cure i don’t have a clue just a lowfat diet and if you do drink please stop and if you don’t i apologize for even bringing that up i’m just speaking from my experiance don’t get me wrong but my prayers are with you , feel free to email me if you wish and i’ll keep you up dated if i here of anything to help you out or rather help us out all who have this grueling desease take care and have a safe summer ,thanks for listening ,”Oscar””