Tagged with Heart failure

Quick update from Houston

First of all, thank you to everyone who has called and texted checking on us. We truly appreciate it. And now for a quick Colman update. Colman was admitted to Texas Children’s Hospital yesterday. A week ago, he started coughing around 4 a.m. He couldn’t lie flat in bed without coughing, but once he stood … Continue reading

“I really need her in the free, please.”

Finally, I spoke with Dr. Dreyer from Texas Children’s Hospital about a week ago.  I’d been emailing the transplant coordinator back and forth, but had still not heard from him.  The heart team was supposed to present Colman’s case at conference the Monday after his heart cath, but they ended up not getting to it. … Continue reading

A Lot of Discussion About Nothing

Yesterday we went to Colman’s appointment at Texas Children’s Hospital in Houston, which required lots and lots of driving and planning. Kevin is in Lockhart trying a case, and it was up to me to make sure all the kids were sorted out on Monday, so Colman and I could go to TCH. Liam stayed … Continue reading