Albuterol King

Anyone care for some Albuterol? (Hey… did the Primatine mist inhaler get in there?) I sometimes jokingly claim that Im a hopeless […]

Medication by the boat load

It’s delivery day for my Albuterol/Atrovent vials. I’ll go though this amount in about 8 weeks They supply 4 nebulizer machines I […]

My first Halloween Contest

The following is a perfect example of what prednisone can to an otherwise intelligent and creative mind…… I was at the town […]

My drugs are still in the closet

(Get it?) Actually, I was inspired by Kerri’s messy drug drawer posts, to straighten up my own medicine storage area. ( There’s […]

Hospital stay #97

Battle scars: 4 failed arterial line attempts and 12 failed IV attempts. I have no veins left and my radial arteries are […]

Number 96

Thanks everyone for all your kind emails while I was in the slammer. The hospital volunteer who brought the messages to my […]

72 hours of hell.

I always try to write a little something about each and every hospitalization Ive experienced, but this is one Id just as […]

Asthma update

No major major complaints for the time being, but as always on the asthma front, there’s some good news and then there’s […]

Recovering Albuter-holic

Rick, the author of the Respiratory Therapy Cave , wrote to me the other day talking about what it was like growing […]


Wednesday I was discharged from my 84 th incarceration for the crime of asthma. I hadn’t been breathing well for most of […]

I’m Normal ………Since when?

I’m Normal ………Since when? My beta receptor genotype finally came back from Boston. The results: Heterozygous ( Gly/Arg) , a normal genotype. […]