Fear of the Jinx

Owen’s breathing has been Fan-tab-u-lous lately.  I mean, really, really good.    Even through his illness last week, he’s done amazing.  Because it’s been so good, we only have him on the monitor when he’s sleeping and nearly every time I walk into his room his cannulas are not in his nose and I’d never know by looking at the monitor or his breathing patterns.  I checked in with Pulmonary yesterday and they weaned his diuretics again.  He’s now at ½ what he was getting just a month ago.  From my Google wizardry and rounded math, his current dose is at the bare minimum of what’s considered therapeutic –  in other words, anything less isn’t going to do much.

Great news, right?

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