He had a stroke and one of his lungs collapsed after being admitted to the hospital. James Grayson, 41, father of eight, is in a coma after becoming seriously ill after being diagnosed with coronavirus in October.
His daughter, Ebony Grayson, 21, says: Sky News That the family panicked and completely devastated, after new tests showed that the results of examination of his lungs are constantly deteriorating.
Her father suffers from several serious complications since contracting the virus. He had a stroke and one of his lungs collapsed after being admitted to the hospital.
“Even with the doctors doing their best, the condition hasn’t improved yet,” she told Sky News.
– the best dad
– We’re all totally crushed. My parents are in our family at all. He is a strong man. He is the best father. He is very supportive. He takes care of us all. This is the worst thing that could happen to us.
Daughter Ebonnie started single GoFundMeThe page, where they raise money for hospital expenses for a father who is still in a coma.
Alive because of machines
– He’s literally only alive now because of the machines he’s working on. If it wasn’t for them, he would have died.
Grayson, from Frimley in Surrey, UK, believes he had the flu when he suddenly collapsed at home on October 19, Sky News reports.
A father of eight and grandfather of five, he works as a carpenter and window designer. He was taken to hospital in October by an ambulance, where he was confirmed to have coronavirus.
Grayson’s youngest son, nine, was also diagnosed with coronavirus shortly after his father. He contracted the virus but recovered within a few weeks.
trapped in your body
Grayson’s family is currently allowed to visit him in the intensive care unit at Guys and St Thomas’ Hospital in London, but they must wear a full infection control suit when visiting, according to his daughter.
– The doctors told us that we must prepare now, because he will not get better. Ebony says his lungs are getting worse.
Ebony describes the situation as shocking.
All we can do is hold his hand and talk to him. His heart rate goes up when we’re there and we talk to him. I think he noticed we were there. If that was true, he must have been terrified and trapped in his body.
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