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How I Got Here II

From the moment my mother went into a coma, my job as the oldest truly began. I juggled several very important tasks at once. I kept in constant contact with doctors and nurses, making sure they explained exactly what they were doing and constantly updating me on my mother’s condition. 788 more words


Funeral held for woman who gave birth in coma

Source: Fairbanks Daily News-Miner, Associated Press, July 21, 2014

BETHEL, Alaska — A funeral has been held in Bethel for a local woman who gave birth while in a coma after spending most of her pregnancy as clinically brain-dead. 108 more words


The Room

The only thing I hear is my own breathing and the soft noise caused by my hands covering my ears, the sound of blood rushing through my veins. 1,276 more words


Mi primo is no longer hurting…

My cousin Zarak Mohandas Delattibodier has kidney disease and received dialysis two to three times a week.

He needs a kidney.

A donor was identified and during the beginning stages of gathering donor information, he developed an infection in the mitral valve of his heart. 276 more words


And what is the comatose state?

The comatose state.

The state of being incapable of moving a muscle.

Absolute lethargy.

Disconnectedness from people, things, and the environment.

The inability to process information. 305 more words



Here’s a story i whipped up yesterday, i was reading up on some psychology, and an idea just began eating up my insides. So here it is, in its final form. 1,517 more words


Wife updates on Schumacher

“He’s getting better, slowly certainly, but in any case it’s improving.”
Corinna Schumacher, who gave her first interview on the matter since late December when her husband fell while skiing in the French Alps, said… 222 more words