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New but many know my story. I'm Ally wife of HutcH1972. Just spent 16days induced coma, 11 on ECMO, month in ICU. Feel so scared +alone!!

I will write a post shortly.

Coffee & chat

Hi Everyone, Just wondering who fancies a coffee & chat in Hertford in Last week...

Neuropathy

Hi in October 2015 my neighbour realised my silhouette had been in the same plac...
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Partner on day 28 in ICU...Legionella and ARDS

My partner, Dave, thought he had the flu on March 2nd, 2017, I went to check on ...

The strongest woman I know, my wife Ally, has gone from being on ECMO, in a coma to breathing on her own and out of ICU in 21 days. WOW!!!

Hi Everyone, A summary of how we got here. Feb. 26, Ally was battl...

Feeling ok today

Hi everyone, Today I'm feeling fine, today the sun is shining, my breathing is ...

Down Syndrome/Pneumonia/organ failure

My 17yr old brother who's Down Syndrome was taken to the ER at 3am Sat.bbecause ...

Life support machine.

Hello my name is Lindsey. I'm 40 years old and 4 years ago I was on life suppor...

Meet up

Looking to meet with ppl I went through n awful ordeal with my mother she is get...

Meet up!

Does anybody know of any support groups in Hertfordshire, or does anyone fancy a...

Still feeling mentally lost after almost 2 yrs

Hello everyone, my name's Nick I am newbie. I went into ICU in May 2015 with esc...

Waking up from coma

Hello, my father was admitted to ICU 4 days ago after being found unconcious on ...

Oliver Sacks

Very interesting lecture on brain behavior for any coma survivors or carers of t...

Intubated and Heart Stops?

Hello all, I wrote a little bit ago about my mom. My mom was finally released ho...

Dad off of Sedation and Vent but still not responsive. Help

Almost 6weeks ago my dad drove himself to the hospital saying that he had shortn...

Breathing issues and delirium

My Mom has been in the ICU and on a ventilator for three weeks now. She was admi...

Problems after Intubation and ICU

My wife 2 months ago was intubated in the emergency room and was Life Flight to ...

Off sedation but not waking up

Hi, im looking for an answers. My mum has been in icu for 2 weeks now and theres...

Sister in medically-induced coma - practicalities?

Hi, this past weekend my 26 year old sister presented stroke-like symptoms and w...

Pneumonia & Swine Flu H1N1

Hello All , Last year i was in bed ill with what i thought was a bad cold , cou...

My wife is in an induced coma to treat her pneumonia. I am so lost and scared right now, but I have to be strong for our 2 amazing kids.

I am new to this site. 7 days ago we had to call an ambulance for my wife, Ally....

Have hope or accept reality?

My 78 year old mom was in the ICU a year ago for what should have been a standar...

Sepsis!!

Hi, I'm 23 years old. I've recently suffered with sepsis and fell into a coma as...