I have bled out during emergency surgery and been revived by the expert trauma and transplant team who raced into my operating room.
I have had liter upon liter of donated blood transfused into my grey lifeless body.
I survived months on a ventilator in an intensive care unit.
I have had my lungs fill up with fluid, hurling me into impending respiratory failure.
I have heard the emergency team stampede down the hospital …