Tag: pneumonia

My mom was sent to University Post Acute Rehab (UAPR) after being in UC Davis from a blackout episode. She was diagnosed with COPD, low blood pressure and low pulse. In the 16 days since moving to UPAR, she was there she was seen by the doctor once (1). They first were suppose to increase…

Facilities Telephone Fail

Moms in a rehab facility for a COPD (fluid in the lung) episode. She’s been sick with the flu for 3-4 days, we were told they were doing an X-ray yesterday to see if she has pneumonia or not. Found out it was never done. Today she calls barely able to talk saying their taking…

What a years end

I need to say thank you to my loving wife Trish. In mid December I had a skin graft surgery on a leg wound which put caring for my BIL Robert on her and my mom. Then on Christmas Day Robert became ill with pneumonia, sepsis and the flu virus and was admitted on 12/26.…

Robert has a new medical treatment. GO ROBERT!!!!

My brother in-law is such a trooper, he was diagnosed with Restrictive Lung Disease and Recurring Pneumonia and because of this he was put on an inCourage, RespirTech Vibration Vest.  The vest which he has to use twice a day for a half hour vibrates his chest (lungs) area to help loosen up any build…