Entries by jglogau

Albina Lebzak

Vacationing in North Dakota, Albina suddenly found herself very sick. She experienced double vision, difficulty swallowing and speaking, shortness of breath, and weakness in her arms and legs. Albina sought medical attention, and tests revealed something entirely unexpected.

Troy Hall

Before his stroke, Troy Hall lived a very active life. He enjoyed playing softball, fishing, and going to the gym. In addition, he worked as a drywall finisher. After the stroke, Troy experienced acute respiratory failure and required a ventilator to breathe.

Mavis Huber

After testing positive for the virus, Mavis spent three months in the hospital, battling respiratory failure due to COVID-19 pneumonia. Then she transferred to Vibra Hospital of Fargo to begin her recovery.

Dorothy Walton

Dorothy Walton, 59, is a home health nurse. In early December, she contracted COVID-19 and was admitted to a local hospital. Unfortunately, Dorothy’s condition deteriorated, and she was intubated and ventilated due to respiratory distress.

Dryden Thompson

Dryden Thompson lived an active lifestyle, working a physical job as a lineman. This all came to a halt when he contracted West Nile Virus and suffered from brain and heart swelling.

Derrick C.

Derrick C. came to Vibra Hospital of Fargo after facing 16 surgeries for extreme abdominal pain. He looks forward to returning home to his family and continuing to work on his recovery.

Evan Lilley

Evan Lilley was blessed with an electric wheelchair from the HERO organization. This device helped him increase his independence after undergoing bilateral above-the-knee amputations and a right arm amputation.

Ken Wienckowski

Diagnosed with lung cancer, Ken Wienckowski underwent a right lower lobectomy. The operation left him with complications requiring extended care.

Gabriel Murillo

Gabriel Murillo was involved in a car accident that left him with a severe spinal cord injury. He came to Vibra Hospital of Fargo to learn techniques to live more independently.

Foziya Ismael

Foziya Ismael is a loving mother who stays busy taking care of her family. She lived independently until one day when she started experiencing unusual respiratory symptoms.