Samplemaa day ago
I work in an SiCU in Montresl
I eould like to learn more about the Steps program that I heard about during a conference in May
Dad’s Day 5 in coma
Aggietiff82a day ago
First thank you to anyone reading this post. I have been reading all of the previous posts and I feel encouraged. My dad has been off sedati...
My dad is in a Coma..
Joeydoda1232 days ago
My dad about 4 days ago went to Walmart to get some ice cream & some drinks. He has asthma so we believe he had a asthma attack & went into ...
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How long do u tend to be on a catheter?
Hidden3 days ago
I have been put forward to be getting one as of a condition is it sore when you get it and how long do you have them in for?
It's not over yet ...
gasparito5 days ago
Hi. Last December I was in ICU. The first 7 days I did ECMO, for wich they put me in a medically induced coma. I got out of it without being...
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Day 13 help
Debski6 days ago
Hi please could some one help me . My hubby had a liver transplant two weeks ago and still they can’t bring him round . He’s had a few infec...
Hidden7 days ago
Hi I am going to be put on a catheter how sore is it?
Update: 10 months later......
tessauk17 days ago
I was in 2 grade 3 Comas with Sepsis, pneumonia, Mrsa and organ failure. I was given a 1-2% chance of survival. A few months later I was dia...
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7 weeks after being in medically induced coma for pneumonia. Feeling sad and emotional. Is this normal?
lgt5258 days ago
I just found this site and reading stories of others that went through similar experiences to what I went through is really helping m...
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Waking up from a month long medically induced coma....one year later
Ericeast11 days ago
So I figured I would share my story,can’t hurt right? First of all let me start by saying that I had severe alcoholism....I couldn’t stop dr...
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Looking a second coronary bypass surgery
kimzeys12 days ago
Nuclear stress test results revealed that the arterial grafts I had implanted in my first coronary artery bypass surgery are failing and the...
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Very low blood pressure following stomach drain
Gfill14 days ago
I'm hoping someone can help me understand whats going on with my mothers blood pressure following a stomach drain over a week ago.
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Does anyone else struggle staying positive about a loved one "waking up" after induced coma when they talk to the doctors?
Angelia123414 days ago
My husband is in the "waking up" phase after a 2 week induced coma (phenobarbitol) when seizing following cardiac sx and fighting a fungal i...
Deirdre23214 days ago
I first posted on here 4 months ago in total despair as my brother was put into an induced coma and the drs didn't hold put very much hope I...
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Husband trying to wake from a 2 week medically induced coma following heart surgery and fighting a fungal infection
Angelia123415 days ago
My husband had a mechanical heart valve On April 20 which replaced a tissue valve he had 14 years ago. After surgery he began having seizure...
Mom wants to get out of bed after 9wks very agitated.
bishopecart16 days ago
Hello everyone I'm here because my mother on March 9th went into a complete renal and Pulmonary failure and she coded they brought her back ...
Tami3916 days ago
I’m writing to encourage anyone losing hope. As I write this, my dad has been hospitalized for 25 days, but he’s on the road to recovery fr...
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Heavenlyembraced21 days ago
Hi, My husband was an induced coma for 7 days. He had fluid in the lungs he couldn't breath in the ER he was very combative so as they told ...
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mbalanga21 days ago
I am James. My spouse just get intubed at New Bern NC Hospital and I am at Los Angeles, CA 2,776 miles away from her.
We are married since 2...
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Best friend is awake but still in the ICU
Hodder199223 days ago
Hope you are ok.
Sending you this good news about Helen condition from her bedside.
Just before 3pm today Helen opened her eyes for the f...
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Cambridge Support Group
NCU12323 days ago
Our support group has now moved venues.
As of May we will be holding groups at Meadows Community Centre, Cambridge, every 2nd Tuesday of the...
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My 27 yr old fiance aspirated and had to be intubated today for his pneumonia I'm so scared
Swilson7209a month ago
So on Thursday my fiance was vomiting from the flu and was asleep and laying flat and committed and aspirated into his lungs almost immediat...
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pranav3363a month ago
My mother has following problems
Fluid around lungs
Tracheostomy but she is not waking up after 4 days , what could be t...
Hi I am new here and was seeking some information.
flamelila month ago
I was in the hospital in December 2017 with strep. sepsis, strep. pneumonia and influenza all at the same time. Also developed an infectio...
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10 months after induced coma
Chick72a month agoPOPULAR
Hi everyone, looking for advice last June I was put into a medical induced coma after having breathing issues due to a cold I only ever had ...
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Uncle in ICU for 12 days after a heart attack and doesn't wake up
RoyZa month ago
Quick summery: My dear uncle went through a heart attack, surgery and sedation multiple times in 12 days. He moves a lot but...
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ICUsteps Chester Drop-in meeting
Sepsura month ago
Very much like our pals in Bedford, our next drop-in meeting is on 26th April 7-9pm at All Saints Church Centre, 2 Vicarage Rd, Chester CH2 ...
ICUsteps Bedford Support Group
AndJana month ago
Our next drop in of 2018 will be held on Thursday 26th April from 6pm to 8pm at the Quaker Meeting House 5 Lansdowne Road Bedford MK40 2BY.
Jtjapkes112881a month ago
My mom has been in icy and in a medically induced coma for nine days now,things weren't getting any worse till yesterday,is it safe to say t...
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Best friend in Critical condition in the ICU after 30 ft fall
Hodder1992a month ago
Hope you are all ok.
Two days ago, I and a close family friend witnessed one of my best friends called Helen fall 30 ft over a balcony ...
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