That time I DIDNT get intubated

The last few weeks have been nuts. With a rash of wildfires throughout the area and other health issues to deal with, […]

The Price tag for 2018

Need proof that asthma is an expensive disease? So far this year the medical bills associated with treating my asthma totals $1,362,067.99. […]

Asthma party drugs

You’ll probably have to zoom in on these images, but do any of the drug labels on my IV pole look familiar […]

ICU angels

This is a blank notebook that they give ICU patients at the hospital I go to when my asthma gets really bad. […]

Sticker shock

I post my personal hospital bills from time to time to show how incredibly expensive an asthma exacerbation in the San Francisco […]

My 133rd hospitalization for asthma

My 133rd hospitalization occurred on 10-9-2017. The trigger wasn’t the usual environmental allergies or resp infection, this time it was smoke from […]

2 years, 2 million dollars

Need proof of just how expensive asthma can be? These are my hospital bills for the last two years, coming in at […]

Dupilumab

3 and half years ago I wrote about the exciting news regarding a game changing drug called Dupilumab. Dr Wenzel and others […]

In other news

And despite all the medical appointments, I still managed to learn a dozen new tunes. Related Posts:104th trip to the slammer for […]

Paying my own way

After 12 and half years of receiving free healthcare benefits from my partner’s employer, the ridiculously increasing costs to maintain those benefits […]