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Aretha Franklin Has Pancreatic Cancer

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by backdoorchicken, Dec 8, 2010.

  1. backdoorchicken

    backdoorchicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    UPDATE: WJBK FOX 2 News in Detroit confirms that Franklin has cancer. A family insider told the station that she's doing, "OK," but they ask for the public's prayers.

    PREVIOUSLY: she had surgery

    The surgery, labeled a success, came under mysterious circumstances. This is the first time this illness has been reported. In November, she canceled all concerts through May 2011 due to "medical reasons."

    pancreatic survival rates at 5-10%, and even lower for someone of Franklin's age and weight.​
     
  2. sonew123

    sonew123 Poultry Snuggie

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    oh no thats terrible! Poor Aretha I love her!
     
  3. theoldchick

    theoldchick The Chicken Whisperer

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    How sad. Prayers to give her and her family the Lord's guidance during this difficult time.
     
  4. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits... Premium Member

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    How sad.. [​IMG]
    Doesnt she also have a restaurant?? Could have sworn i saw her on Food Network?
     
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  5. backdoorchicken

    backdoorchicken Chillin' With My Peeps

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    epic aretha right here >>>
     
  6. Beekissed

    Beekissed True BYC Addict

    Love Aretha!!! Not a good death, pancreatic cancer. [​IMG]
     
  7. Dar

    Dar Overrun With Chickens

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    any cancer is not a good death
     
  8. Beekissed

    Beekissed True BYC Addict

    Trust me on this one....pancreatic cancer is the worst.
     
  9. Dar

    Dar Overrun With Chickens

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    Oh I know I am a home care nurse.. i see it daily
     
  10. Beekissed

    Beekissed True BYC Addict

    Hospice nurse here....me too. [​IMG] If I simply had to choose one, this would be the last one I would choose.
     

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