emergency trachy problem
kathy2015 hours ago
I was rushed into hospital on new years day with what they thought was asthma attack after running a load of tests it turned out to be commu...
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Vicki1506824 days ago
Hi guys just after a little advice in the middle off March I was admitted to hospital I was very poorly with pneumonia Flu a and was diag...
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How do you all cope?
Jillity4 days ago
My husband is critically ill and I don't know how to cope. He was taken to hospital and had surgery for appendicitis. His appendix had bur...
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Heart cath dye injection
Joedi6 days ago
I have heard that the dye thy use during a heart cath can cause reactions to some people. I am allergic to just about every chemical drugs e...
Heart Cath pain
I had a massive heart attack 3yrs ago. They stented me, it closed, stented again ..I have had 5 heart caths.. if I had known what I know now...
Mum Not waking up
Olivia123456 days ago
So yesterday my mum spoke to us and would move her legs all day she was talking but not opening her eyes. I told her she had newmonia and ab...
Sepsur7 days ago
ICUsteps Chester is having its next drop-in on 19th July 7pm CH2 3HZ - look for the name on the door buzzer. Anyone who has been affected by...
Mum in induced coma
Olivia123457 days ago
Hi my mum is in a induced coma and had her Sadation turned off 4 days ago and still not woken up, she will talk to us but not respond to any...
Waking after neurotoxicity
skatergirl9 days ago
My dad suffered from neurotoxicity, pneumonia, and a fungal infection after Stem Cell Transplant. He had a unexpected and terrible reaction...
Has anyone experienced the minimally conscious state?
Leab201710 days ago
comadreams11 days ago
I see a lot of curiosity recently from folks wanting to know about cannabis oil CBD and THC, here's a link to an excellent documentary video...
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Waking up from medical coma
Rosiesmith7911 days ago
I'm just looking to see if anyone has shared in my experiences when waking up from a medical coma as I feel nothing I have read on here f...
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Joedi13 days ago
I don’t have any memory before or after my sudden heart attack MI am/ was a healthy 58y/o woman. All I remember was that I was going to a re...
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Rachelm114 days ago
I had sepsis after a clinical procedure thwart I had in February 2018 I was only supposed to be in hospital overnight I eventually was disch...
bowel problems after Prolonged period on ICU?
NBaines19 days ago
Hello, my 4 year old daughter left ICU in April after a 3 week stay on ventilation following aspirated vomit. She is now home and well but s...
Massive stroke 52 years old
ligdena197320 days ago
My boyfriend had a hemorrhagic stroke almost 3 months ago. He went through a craniotomy and las Thursday he had a cranioplasty. He isn’t t...
Noddy201421 days ago
Hi, my dad has just come out of hospital after being in for 3weeks, 10days in Icu with severe pneumonia. Whilst on the ward he experienced ...
This to shall pass
GodisAmiracleWorker21 days ago
Good Day everyone! Just this past Sunday my mom heart just stopped. She had no pulse however paramedics brought her back. Doctors said if it...
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elric22 days ago
Hi there y'all,
I know anything is possible after sepsis. I had it last November, needed iv meds to increase my bp in hdu, source found and t...
shar4724 days ago
Im new here and can not get my head round all the stuff that has happened to me in the last few weeks. Is this normal after being in a coma?...
Changes in adjusting to heat or cold after coma and multiple organ failure
Drewlyn25 days ago
Hi all, has anyone experienced that their ability to deal with temperature changes after ICU has changed? My partner never complained of fee...
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ICUsteps Bedford Support Group
AndJana month ago
Our next support group drop-in meeting will be held on Thursday 28th June from 6 PM to 8 PM at the Quaker Meeting House 5 Lansdowne Road Bed...
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Texasfarmgirla month ago
My sister had heart valve replaced. When they closed her chest the right side if her heart stopped working. Her kidneys and liver began to f...
Can anyone relate?
Dailaanna month ago
Hello! Can anyone relate? In January 2018, I was admitted to the hospital in septic shock. I spent 8 days on life support and another 10 day...
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Can someone relate
Kisses1983a month ago
Hi i have been so very ill and been in 2 comas in the past year it would be nice to talk to someone that has been though the same. The state...
ICU in a foreign country Spain
Sjburlsa month ago
We are a British family who were on holiday in Majorca, Spain when our mum collapsed with a stroke. We later found out she already had e...
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Help I'm sinking
100-jkesquibela month ago
Hi, my name is Jason my dad is or was in ICU about 8 days ago. He had stepped on a nail while cleaning my grandmother's yard.My dad has bad ...
Post sepsis and pneumonia
Cbrown47a month ago
I had pneumonia and sepsis in Feb 2018. My hair loss started in April. Nearly all gone now. Using biotin and vivisical . Does any one use t...
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need some support please
Marcella1968a month ago
I am 5 weeks post critical care. I went into hospital for a hysterectomy. After my operation all seemed fine. I was very sick after the op. ...
Medically induced coma recovery
pressfortha month ago
Hello, I had bacterial Meningitis, a sight stroke, seizure,pneumonia, highblood pressure.
I was in a coma for 7 days. I remember fighting for...
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