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Old 01-02-2013, 09:24 AM
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Default Bad day yesterday.

Got scared out of my wits yesterday. I had all the kids over for dinner and my little 2 year old grand daughter old went into a seisure (spell)?. This was a bad one in that I ended up doing CPR through her nose to get her breathing again. She had started to turn blue and the need for the CPR prior to the rescue unit getting here. Our local fire dept isn't real big big, but at least 8 responders showed up and several vehicles. The hospital said it was a fever induced seisure, however, we never saw a number over 100*. Hospital said it could have spiked just long enough to trigger the event. She had be running a very low grade fever for 2 days. She was not dehydrated either! Watching a 2 year old fade away like that as you are doing CPR is something that will be forever etched into my mind. This could be a one time event or something that could happen again with a fever. Hug your kids and grand kids today and I pray that nothing ever happens like this to any child!
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