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Amazing, Miraculous! Those were the words the charge nurse used to describe MIL's progress to the DH this afternoon when he arrived at the hospital.

Last night she was placed on a bpap ventilator and we were informed that her condition was deteriorating. I reached out to this community for your thoughts and prayers and boy did you respond! I was truly terrified last night that we were going to lose her.

She is off the ventilator and they are actually coming up with a discharge plan. The ICU staff say that her progress on all fronts is miraculous. She still has a long way to go. She is very weak and will need skilled nursing when she is discharged. But it sure is better than planning a funeral.

Words cannot describe how much love I have for all of you tonight! Thank you so much. I'll be able to hug my MIL and tell her I love her again! Never again will I be skeptical of the power of positive thoughts and prayers.

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Originally posted to mrsgoo on Wed May 15, 2013 at 06:53 PM PDT.

Also republished by Positive Intention and Lovingkindness.

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