Train Wreck

Sub Glottic Stenosis (PGS) with asthma exacerbation. That’s how this most recent hospital admission is listed on the AVS (after visit summary). […]

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 […]

#131

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

ICU delirium got a hold on me

If you’ve suffered from asthma for any length of time and/or have been hospitalized for it, no doubt you’ve experienced some of […]

15 months Intubation Free!

It feels good to brag about something positive for a change. This week marks 15 whole months since Ive had to have […]

Self Service

Just one of the advantages of being an asthmatic Respiratory Therapist, though the hospital staff might not be so thrilled. They get […]

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 […]

Number 95

Released from the hospital on July 14th, but still very sick. This was a real bad one. Will try to update in […]

Number 94….a Bad One

…………..As in my 94th hospital admission for asthma. I had been feeling really crumby most of that weekend prior. My dyspnea was […]