Comprehensive Epilepsy Unit

I was very happy to learn that a hospital here in Puerto Rico, Manatí Medical Center, just opened a comprehensive epilepsy unit in an effort to provide reach patients al over the island. Crean unidad comprensiva de epilepsia para pacientes puertorriqueños As the article says, the goal of the center is to monitor, diagnose and … Continue reading Comprehensive Epilepsy Unit

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22 hours without a respirator

According to a post on Facebook from a friend of mine six years ago today I was able to hang on for six hours without a respirator while I was in the hospital, still in coma. That small piece of news brought so much hope to so many people around me and I think, even … Continue reading 22 hours without a respirator

“The Good Doctor”

I may be a little late in doing this but I just started watching The Good Doctor and oh my god it is so good! I had some reservations for watching it because it really didn't sound like something I would like. I didn't know the story line, it was just the name but now … Continue reading “The Good Doctor”

Remember it’s floor 9

I was at the hospital yesterday for my monthly appointment with the psychiatrist. I had not been there in what feels like and eternity, really it was like a month, but I have been having trouble remembering what floor of the hospital is the psychology office. It was early so I had time to stop … Continue reading Remember it’s floor 9

Thank you to my doctors, nurses and therapists 

There is a very important group of people that I cannot leave out. These people dedicate their lives to help people and they outdid themselves helping me. I do not remember a lot of these great people, since they took care of me when I was in a comma or shortly after that but they … Continue reading Thank you to my doctors, nurses and therapists 

Friends in Syracuse 

You never know who your friends are You've heard that phrase right? Well I always thought it was a negative phrase and in some cases it is, you think some people are your friends, but they just run away the moment something goes wrong.  I don't see it that way anymore. Now I see that … Continue reading Friends in Syracuse 

My green birthday

15  days after the accident, was my 22nd birthday. I was not able to celebrate my birthday, but my family and friends were all there with me.  They brought chocolate birthday cake with green frosting to the hospital.  I love chocolate and my favorite color is green.  I love that they did that, even though … Continue reading My green birthday