Acolosimo's Journey with Kidney Cancer

Lost Loved One: Kidney Cancer

Patient Info: Prefer not to answer/not applicable/unsure, Diagnosed: over 12 years ago, Male, Stage IV

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    about 8 years ago
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    Lost loved one


    My father in law passed away on march 30 2012 at 65 years old. He had gotten sick right after Christmas of 2011 and was in and out of the hospital until he passed. At the time I was 9 months pregnant and 3 weeks almost to the day he passed I gave birth to a healthy baby girl. My husband is 43 years old and has had a very difficult time dealing with his passing and the birth of our daughter. He was very close to his father and it hurts him deeply that he couldn't meet his granddaughter. My husband feels guilty when comes to holidays to try to celebrate for our daughters sake. He has become very angry and bitter and he doesn't know how to handle these new emotions. I try to be there for him as I too have lost my father but I was very young when I dad