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   Thread Started December 23 at 4:06AM

Has anyone had any news about Douglas Paul? It's his Birthday today and I realised he hasn't been on here for ages. I went into his Facebook page and there aren't any Birthday wishes for him, and the last message is back in July. I know he had cancer, but he was hoping to have a couple more years. Just feeling concerned.



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RE: Douglas Paul

Reply on December 23, 2017 02:16 PM
I tried calling him, but he didn't answer. Hopefully, he will soon. I'll let you know.


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Reply on December 23, 2017 05:50 PM
Thanks Yvonne, I checked out his Facebook and there hasn't been anything on there for ages. I do hope he's still with us. He's such a nice man.




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RE: Douglas Paul
Reply on December 23, 2017 08:31 PM
Yes, he is.


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RE: Douglas Paul
Reply on December 27, 2017 01:51 PM
I was wondering about him too:(

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RE: Douglas Paul
Reply on December 27, 2017 10:50 PM
Hi all, Douglas came back on my PM when I wished him a Happy Birthday....he said he is doing pretty well...is not on the site to much...but does check in and read his messages...my prayers are with him...love Linda xxoo


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RE: Douglas Paul
Reply on December 28, 2017 10:38 AM
Thanks Linda. I'm glad to know he is doing ok.


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RE: Douglas Paul
Reply on December 28, 2017 12:44 PM
Thank you, Linda. It's nice to think people care on here about our fellow writers. I hate it when we don't hear from a member for a while, especially Paul with his illness. xxx


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Reply on January 11, 2018 03:57 PM
I just spoke with Douglas in person just two days ago on the TeamSpeak3 server, Sandra.
He said he's done with his chemo treatments and is feeling pretty tired, but no worse for wear.
He goes back this coming Friday for a checkup and blood work.
He'll always be in my prayers.


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RE: Douglas Paul
Reply on January 16, 2018 05:46 PM
I just saw this thread and I am sooooo touched by your concern for me. I can't tell you much it means. You made my day.

I just came from getting a new set of scans and meeting with my doctor. The scans still look pretty good and the cancer seems to continue to advance very slowly. I should be around for another couple of years and I am intending to get more active on the site again his year.

I am done with this round of chemo. I will undergo some testing next month to see if I qualify for a new clinical trial that is one of the new types of drugs that target specific DNA and genetic markers. If I do, then I will get latest and greatest of the new cancer drugs. Hopefully it will work out.

Thank you again for your care and concern

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