Tag Archives: Addison

Another PICU Stay

Well, the shit show that has been our lives since February continues. Another hospital stay. I’m so tired I can’t even think straight any more. I’m tired of the four walls of this hospital, I’m tired of shitty cafeteria food, … Continue reading

Posted in Addison | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

Update on Addison: Take 2

Here’s a quick summary of what has been going on with Addison over the past week. I am going to attempt to hit the highlights and not get too detailed. She was extubated last Saturday (the 18th). It was a … Continue reading

Posted in Weekly Update | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Another Day, Another Specialist

After Addison’s stay in the PICU in December, we finally got a consult to a pulmonary (lung) doctor. (Hey, it only took four hospital stays in nine months). They got us an appointment for the middle of January. I did … Continue reading

Posted in Addison | Tagged , , | Leave a comment

She’s a Fighter

I have been thinking a lot about Addison and how far she has come this past week. The month of October always makes me think about our little peanut and all she has been through. Two years ago, she was … Continue reading

Posted in Addison, Our Journey, Preemie | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Update: November 9th-December 8th

I don’t know about you, but it has been a crazy month for us! Mostly little Miss Addison keeping us hopping as usual. We saw her physiatrist on the 4th. We had been questioning whether or not she was having … Continue reading

Posted in Addison, Weekly Update | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Addison

Hey everybody. Quick update on Miss Addison. We had suspected for a couple of weeks that she was having seizures. When we saw her physiatrist, we explained our concerns and showed him a video of one of her episodes. He … Continue reading

Posted in Addison, Weekly Update | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Weekly Update (August 24-30)

As you know, Addison was admitted to Akron Children’s on Wednesday, August 26. Her GI doctor admitted her so that she could have an NG tube placed (a tube that goes into her nose and down to her stomach), we … Continue reading

Posted in Educational, Weekly Update | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Update: August 10th-23rd

I shall start by apologizing for the length of this post. Apparently more happened over the past two weeks than I originally thought. Also, I’ll apologize in case it doesn’t flow or make sense and jumps from here to there … Continue reading

Posted in Weekly Update | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Weekly Update (August 3-9)

Going forward, I am going to try and do a weekly (or maybe every couple of weeks) update, in addition to other posts. Frequency will depend on what is going on in our lives, but these posts will give me … Continue reading

Posted in Weekly Update | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Temper, temper

I’m sure all my fellow parents out there can agree – having kids is not for the weak! Sleep deprivation, no time for yourself, and attempting to meet the demands of the tiny terrorists living in your house; it’s no … Continue reading

Posted in Things that make us mad | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment