Articles by author: Jenny Gore Dwyer

PMP as Feared Cancer & PMP as Hopeful Research

PMP as Feared Cancer & PMP as Hopeful Research
By Jenny Gore Dwyer on Jan 16, 2015 at 06:53 PM in Overcoming Adversity

PMP stands for both Pseudomyxoma peritonei (Cancer of the Appendix) and Precision Medicine Program. Jenny Gore Dwyer is a survivor of the former and a hopeful participant of the latter in trying to find a way to go BeyondALS.

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ALS & Widowhood - A Transition

ALS & Widowhood - A Transition
By Jenny Gore Dwyer on Oct 30, 2014 at 12:02 PM in Overcoming Adversity

I was recently filling out some forms at the Doctor's office. I came to the part of the form, where I had to check marital status. I became frozen: There was the big flashing "widowed." I am too young for this widowed life. I think of widowed as older, way older than 52, and having lived of life of accomplishments.

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ALS SUPPORT GROUPS: Family, Friends, Strangers and You

ALS SUPPORT GROUPS: Family, Friends, Strangers and You
By Jenny Gore Dwyer on Sep 24, 2014 at 08:18 PM in Overcoming Adversity

You can't do ALS alone. I know there are families facing ALS without any support. And I know how lucky I am: there are 10 Gore Girls that have each others back. It is an incredible support group. It is only one part of the support I have and must pass on.

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Going Beyond ALS A Loving Journey

Going Beyond ALS  A Loving Journey
By Jenny Gore Dwyer on Sep 05, 2014 at 08:27 AM in Overcoming Adversity

As I sit here thinking about what I want to write, however, the only thing that keeps popping into my head is my handsome husband, Pat. I really can't write about life with ALS, or life Beyond ALS, without first talking about him.

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