Monthly Archives: December 2010

December 28, 2010 Happy Birthday, Joel and EJ!

(Debbie) I hope you had a wonderful Christmas–we sure did.  We’ve been so enjoying having all of our family here and home that I haven’t been spending time online.  Karis is doing great.  Clinic yesterday was fast and easy and … Continue reading

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Friday, Dec. 17, 2010 Happy Birthday, Nathan (12th) and Sarah (16th)!

(Debbie)  This week Karis has spent a large chunk of each day in 7 West, receiving various treatments.  Today the docs decided to stop the antibiotics, and she has the weekend off–doesn’t have to go back until Monday!  Hurrah!! Please … Continue reading

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Tues. Dec. 14, 2010

(Debbie)  Karis was released from the hospital around 6 pm yesterday but had to return to 7 West early this morning.  Rachel took her in and I’ll go later.  Please pray for Karis’s safety in our treacherous winter weather.  She’s … Continue reading

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Saturday evening, Dec. 11, 2010

(Debbie)  Karis had her repeat CT today but when the docs made rounds they still didn’t know the results.  They said Karis will probably come home Monday.  She, of course, is still hoping for tomorrow!

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Sat. Dec. 11, 2010

(Debbie) Karis continues improving but is still dependent on oxygen, especially when she sleeps, so Dr. Costa put off doing the CT scan until today.  We hope she’ll come home tomorrow!  Meanwhile she is enjoying the visit of good friends … Continue reading

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Wed. Dec. 8, 2010

(Debbie) Karis is getting better very quickly–I don’t remember that we’ve ever seen her recover from pneumonia so fast.  Last evening she was able to get out of bed and go for a walk, and today she’s been up in … Continue reading

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Monday, Dec. 6, 2010

(Debbie)  Karis slept most of the day yesterday.  She had to increase the amount of oxygen through the course of the day.  Today she’s more awake but she’s coughing up blood.  Dr. Costa says that’s typical of fungal infections.

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