Why do I have to be sick NOW?!
 
 

       The Horse Forum > Life Beyond Horses > General Off Topic Discussion

Why do I have to be sick NOW?!

This is a discussion on Why do I have to be sick NOW?! within the General Off Topic Discussion forums, part of the Life Beyond Horses category

     
    LinkBack Thread Tools
        03-05-2008, 10:32 PM
      #1
    Started
    Why do I have to be sick NOW?!

    Hey everyone,
    Over the past 5 days, I have been really sick. Yesterday and today are my coughing days. But it gets worse. Since I have Asthma, I have trouble breathing at my coughing stage of colds/sickness etc. I have really deep wheezing and I can't breathe properly. I go on my Ventilator machine and that helps me breathe for about 40 minutes-2hours! It supposed to last 3 hours. Then I got really bad because I was tired because I stayed up from quarter to 3 to 6 am! I had pains everywhere, headache, hot and cold flushes, really bad coughs and felt like c***. (Sorry for swearing ). We went to the Doctors and waited about 1 1/2-2 hours before the doctor called my name. I had a chest infection, which I always do when I get colds. They gave me antibiotics, tablet form and a new snazzy preventer. (My family calls them puffers). It has two-in-one and works (kinda) really well. I think it's Flixotide and another one, I think preventer, I'm not sure. I'm getting better, but I felt really bad because mum had to take me to the doctors when SHE was supposed to be going out with friends that night! I felt awful. Poor mum. Another bad thing is that since I am Girls School Captain, I go to a Young Leaders Conference at the Vodefone arena, in Melbourne, TOMORROW! I have been SOOO excited about it and have been waiting whole term for it but since I'm sick, I can not go. They are going to put someone in my place instead. I am so mad and sick and tired and have all these other feelings. I know it's the best thing not to go, because I have to get up at 6am, and I'll be back home at 5pm! I just couldn't do it. Life is so unfair some times.


    Sorry for the long read but I just HAD to get it out.


    Rach
    XOXOXOXO
         
    Sponsored Links
    Advertisement
     
        03-05-2008, 10:34 PM
      #2
    Started
    I'm also still wheezing...and coughing, but I am much better then I was before. Silly Asthma, I hate it! I can breathe properly now too. But I still wheez and cough. Don't you hate getting sick?
         
        03-05-2008, 11:52 PM
      #3
    Trained
    Yes I do hate getting sick! I really hope you are feeling better soon :(
         
        03-06-2008, 04:18 AM
      #4
    Green Broke
    Aww rach. Poor you. ((Big hugs))

    My 5 yr old daughter Ellie is just the same as you. She's suffered with Asthma since she was about 18mnths. And everytime she gets a cold, its a long one, and automatically goes to her chest. Which in turn effects her breathing badly. I feel so sorry for her. :(
    We call them "Puffers" too.
    I'm sure your mum wont of minded missing her night out, she'll of been concerned and worried about her girl.
    Best wishes for a speedy recovery.
         
        03-06-2008, 09:10 AM
      #5
    Showing
    Hope you are feeling a bit better. I don't have asthma but when I get a cold it always turns into bronchitis and I end up on a "puffer" and have to go in for wheezer (some sort of breathing machine) treatments. I know you must feel really bad about missing your conference but its for the best that you take care of yourself. Chin up, and get better
         
        03-06-2008, 10:46 AM
      #6
    Showing
    Aw, getting sick is no fun. :(
    I hope you feel better!
         
        03-07-2008, 10:19 PM
      #7
    Started
    Thanks guys. Maan I love the people on this forum. Good news, I'm getting WAY better and I've stopped the hard wheezing and breathing. But I still have to take my medication. The tablets taste YUCK! But, I know if I want to get better, I'll still have to take them.....
         
        03-08-2008, 12:35 AM
      #8
    Trained
    Glad to hear you're getting better Rach!
         
        03-08-2008, 01:08 AM
      #9
    Showing
    That's great! Hope you feel 100% soon!
         
        03-08-2008, 05:22 AM
      #10
    Green Broke
    Glad your on the mend.
         

    Quick Reply
    Please help keep the Horse Forum enjoyable by reporting rude posts.
    Message:
    Options

    Register Now

    In order to be able to post messages on the The Horse Forum forums, you must first register.

    Already have a Horse Forum account?
    Members are allowed only one account per person at the Horse Forum, so if you've made an account here in the past you'll need to continue using that account. Please do not create a new account or you may lose access to the Horse Forum. If you need help recovering your existing account, please Contact Us. We'll be glad to help!

    New to the Horse Forum?
    Please choose a username you will be satisfied with using for the duration of your membership at the Horse Forum. We do not change members' usernames upon request because that would make it difficult for everyone to keep track of who is who on the forum. For that reason, please do not incorporate your horse's name into your username so that you are not stuck with a username related to a horse you may no longer have some day, or use any other username you may no longer identify with or care for in the future.

    User Name:
    Password
    Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.
    Password:
    Confirm Password:
    Email Address
    Please enter a valid email address for yourself.
    Email Address:

    Log-in

    Human Verification

    In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.


    Old Thread Warning
    This thread is more than 90 days old. When a thread is this old, it is often better to start a new thread rather than post to it. However, If you feel you have something of value to add to this particular thread, you can do so by checking the box below before submitting your post.

    Thread Tools



    All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:56 PM.


    Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
    Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
    Search Engine Friendly URLs by vBSEO 3.6.0