I’m Dying

They told me I had hep-C in 2008. Now 10 years later I’m really sick. High blood pressure, kidney disease, adrenal glands have masses on them, and heart disease. It’s no ones fault but my own. I was a drug addict for years, and now I’m dying. The meds I take make me terribly sick and I hurt all over. I’m not afraid of death, and if I’m going to die I hope it’s soon. I’m ready to throw in the towel.

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  • Kelly McNamara moderator
    7 months ago

    Hi @bluesman66,

    We commend you for sharing so bravely! We’re so sorry to hear about your distress and apologize you’re hurting so badly. I can’t imagine everything you’re going through but please just know there’s always someone who’s willing to listen and to hear you. If you ever feel like you need help, don’t hesitate to contact the National Suicide Prevention Hotline at 1-800-273-8255 or online at http://www.suicidepreventionlifeline.org/ or any local options such as medical professionals, counselors, or support groups.

    Also, if you ever want to talk to anyone, Help-4-Hep is a great resource. You can reach them online http://www.help4hep.org or by phone (877‑435‑7443).

    We’re all thinking of you.

    Warmly,

    Kelly, HepatitisC.net Team Member

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