Breathing Treatment

I rolled into the hospital through the back door. The front entrance was closed for construction and signs directed people to enter through an alternate front entry a few hundred feet to the north.  The front parking lots were jammed close to the entrances and so if I wanted to park in front, I had […]

Monday Night at the ER

The doctor peered at the monitor and made a tsk-tsk noise. “Your blood pressure is definitely up.” I looked past her to the monitor and read the readings. BP was 155 over 110, a mere forty points higher than usual. My pulse was a lethargic 44.  The fingers on my left hand were tingly and […]