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My brothers in a coma/vegetative state from an OD and I’m losing my mind.

On June 17th, my brother was found unresponsive in a hotel room, having overdose...

Induced coma

Hi, my brother bought a dirt bike on the 29/06/18, he has never owned a bike in ...

At the er

I wished I wasn’t. I can’t my docs or they would lock me up
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Meaness fierce coma

I have become mean to my wife. Most days I wish I hadn’t come out of my coma. ...

My swine flu experience

In November 2009 I had just barely turned 18 years old. Right after halloween I ...

Father in hospital for 3 weeks

Hi all, first time writing on a forum so hear goes nothing. My dad has been in h...

Hallucinations, I seemed to travel the world, world war 1, 2, America, Africa, Australia, will never understand how I was in so many places

Have read and heard that many people who have been in ICU have experiencedone th...

Was admitted to hospital with stomach pain 999 call, surgery and sepsis ICU hallucinations lucky to be alive, thanks to Furness General

Nobody can know what it is like to be in ICU, well it is if you have been there,...

My story

I had jaw surgery the 11 July stayed the night in hospital then two later got ...

Anoxic brain

I had a massive heart-attack(2015)& died. Althou CPR& paddles were used my heart...

Anoxic Brain Damage

Anybody here have experienced TBI? I know no one knows the outcome because every...

Terrifying dreams in induced coma

Thinking I had acute bronchitis, flu, fever, etc., I was taken to ER by my daugh...

Polio-related problems

In 1949, at age 17, I contracted polio. Just one year later, at age 18, I began ...

emergency trachy problem

I was rushed into hospital on new years day with what they thought was asthma at...

ICU recovery

Hi guys just after a little advice in the middle off March I was admitted to hos...

How do you all cope?

My husband is critically ill and I don't know how to cope. He was taken to hosp...

Heart cath dye injection

I have heard that the dye thy use during a heart cath can cause reactions to som...

Heart Cath pain

I had a massive heart attack 3yrs ago. They stented me, it closed, stented again...

Mum Not waking up

So yesterday my mum spoke to us and would move her legs all day she was talking ...

Chester calling

ICUsteps Chester is having its next drop-in on 19th July 7pm CH2 3HZ - look for ...

Mum in induced coma

Hi my mum is in a induced coma and had her Sadation turned off 4 days ago and st...

Waking after neurotoxicity

My dad suffered from neurotoxicity, pneumonia, and a fungal infection after Stem...

Has anyone experienced the minimally conscious state?

Has anyone experienced the minimally conscious state?

Cannabidiol efficacy?

I see a lot of curiosity recently from folks wanting to know about cannabis oil ...

Waking up from medical coma

Hi, I'm just looking to see if anyone has shared in my experiences when waking u...

Still confused

I don’t have any memory before or after my sudden heart attack MI am/ was a heal...

Post sepsis

I had sepsis after a clinical procedure thwart I had in February 2018 I was only...

bowel problems after Prolonged period on ICU?

Hello, my 4 year old daughter left ICU in April after a 3 week stay on ventilati...

Massive stroke 52 years old

Me My boyfriend had a hemorrhagic stroke almost 3 months ago. He went through a ...

Sleep problems

Hi, my dad has just come out of hospital after being in for 3weeks, 10days in Ic...