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  1. Starburst2

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    As Jean has had a stroke we have not been to any rallies recently, sold the motorhome as it was not being used. However intend getting another when Jeans degree of mobility has hopfully improved, that will determine type of motorhome we have. Hope to see you all next year.
    Doug
     
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    That's really bad news mate. Chin up, hope stuff goes your way as regards to Jean. Please keep us up to speed. (y)
     
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    Wishing Jean a speedy recovery. Hopefully she will be well for the new season next year.
     
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    Best wishes to your wife on her recovery.
    My wife has worked on stroke wards for a number of years and tough love is what you need. Her recovery will be better if you can get her out doing things even if at times she doesn't want to. For example with male patients they would would put a bowl and razor in front of them and tell them to shave themselves. The easy approach was for the nurses to shave them but that route doesn't lead to an early recovery.
    What I'm trying to say is get her out in the (new) MH as soon as possible!
     
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  5. Carol

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    Wishing Jean a good recovery, and good luck with your hunt for a suitable van, think the lay out of the van will make a difference to your pleasure in using it.
     
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    Wishing you and your wife well. It's a tough road but together you can overcome a lot of adversity.
     
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    Best wishes with it all and hopefully back on the road again ASAP :)
     
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    Hi Doug, hope to see you both enjoying a motorhome again very soon (y)
     
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    Sorry to hear this, hope Jean's recovery goes well, onwards and upwards, and you're both able to get back to what you enjoy just as soon as you're able
     
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    Best wishes to you and your wife.

    Mike & Dawn B
     
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    Good wishes for a speedy recovery.

    As others have said it's important to do things. I was told to the point of discomfort and no further, to sit and do nothing bad.
     
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    Every best wish for a speedy recovery. (y)
     
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    All the best to you both, as others have already said, its a long (at times very up hill) road you are travelling..........but with the goal of another M/home at the end, a worth while one.

    All the very best.

    Andy and Mum, (a stroke survivor)
     
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    Best wishes for a speedy recovery.
    Hope you get back on the road soon
     
  15. Starburst2

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    Thanks for all the good wishes. Jean is making progress, can now walk with a stick for short distances (50 yards) with me at her elbow. she is very determined to improve and is working hard daily on exercises and trying to do normal things, when she is able to use her right arm and hand it will make things easier. Looking forward to getting another van and getting out and about. Its a great incentive to Jean.
     
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  16. Andy

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    Glad Jeans improving.
    Little and often, - the best way forward.

    All the very best.
     
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