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Category Archive: Difficult day

Mar
20
2012

SOME GOOD AND SOME BAD

Right before going to the social area...

Since last post there has been a lot going on, good and bad,  and I have been very very busy and most of all tired.  Amanda’s nanny had knee surgery and will take a month and a half off; it’s only been 2 weeks and I am already missing her and her help so much!  …

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Nov
17
2011

A Bad Day

Yesterday in the ER

Yesterday Amanda had yet another cardiac and respiratory arrest.  This time it seemed it took us longer to stabilize her.  After she was ok, on Bipap and sleeping from exhaustion we took her to the ER for blood work and a chest X-ray.  All the exams turned out good, her lungs are clear, her blood …

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Oct
18
2011

One scary day plus one frustrating day, but moving forward.

Yuck!

Don’t be scared by the title, Amanda is doing OK now and I want to start with the good stuff.  Last week was my mother’s birthday and the girls of the family celebrated with a lunch at my sister in law’s apartment.  The girls hung out together, we sang my mom happy birthday and we …

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Jun
12
2011

Better? Or not?

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Amanda’s cold is definitely better; however, yesterday she did not have a good day.  Summary: she desaturated bad 4 times, 3 seemed to be because she was too tired, 1 seemed to be from a mucus plug, on 2 she needed oxygen, on 1 she also needed Ambu Bag, and on 2 she turned pale …

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