The GI saga

This all began back in mid July. I basically woke one morning and my abdomen was so bloated and distended, I looked […]

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 […]

#131

I haven’t written about an asthma hospitalization since my 104th admission back in May of 2011, which by my calculations makes a […]

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 […]

Treatment overload

Yes, another update about treatment options. Things seem to be changing at a lightening pace now and it’s making my head explode. […]

Techno-Patient

The Hospital I go to when my asthma gets really bad, recently upgraded their electronic charting and patient care computer systems. They’re […]

Venous Access Port ( VAP)

After an estimated 104 hospital admissions for asthma and probably 10 times that number of IV sticks, I have no peripheral venous […]

Bloated

Everyone experiences a little indigestion and bloating from time to time. Did you know that it’s very common for people with chronic […]

Tracheal Who?

Ever since I got out of the hospital for this last flare-up, Ive been noticing that when I take deep breaths in, […]

The meeting

Before I begin, let me preface this post by saying that I haven’t made up my mind as to whether I would […]

Inhaler voice

Dear fellow asthmatics(especially to the guys out there), Does this ever happened to you? Happens to me all the time. The phone […]

Questions for Sally

Last week after finding out just how damaged my lungs really are, the only thing going through my head was..WHY? All of […]