Jessie James Decker On 2-Year-Old's Chronic Illness

Jessie James Decker On 2-Year-Old’s Chronic Illness: ‘It’s Scary’

Jessie James Decker‘s son is sharing how she is coping with her son’s chronic illness.

Decker posted a photo to Instagram of her 2-year-old son, Forrest, in a hospital bed while hooked up to a nebulizer.

“Went to the hospital again last night. 3rd time in 6 weeks,” Decker captioned the post.

“Every time he gets a tiny cold he starts wheezing and his oxygen levels drop and heart rate goes up. Ultimately I’m being told he has Asthma even though he’s pretty young to diagnose.”

“It’s scary to watch his vitals drop, hear his grunting and see his chest struggling so much to take a breath. After he threw up for the third time (I think from coughing so much) (no fever) I knew it was time to take him in.”

Jessie James Decker On 2-Year-Old's Chronic Illness
Image via Instagram

RELATED: Jessie James Decker Opens Up About ‘Freak’ Accident That Put Her Youngest Child in the Hospital

Decker, who shares daughter Vivianne, 6, and Eric Jr., 5, with her husband, Eric Decker, trusted her gut and decided to take Forrest to the hospital last week when he began having trouble breathing and started throwing up.

Decker says the doctors are still attempting to figure out what is triggering Forrest’s breathing episodes.

“So confusing for a parent to have this issue and just not know what to do or why it’s happening,” she writes.

RELATED: Jessie James Decker Responds to Criticism of a Photo Of Her Wearing Underwear with Her Son Present

James states that she decided to share details about Forrest’s health because she has found an amazing community of mom’s online.

“He was born full term and 9 lbs and no issues until last year and becoming more chronic. He’s a champ but it breaks my heart when he tells me ‘mommy my chest hurts’ in his sad little voice.”

“So thank you. It’s that kind of mamas helping mamas community on here I really appreciate,” she writes.

About Mamas Uncut

Mamas Uncut is the place for moms online. We cover the latest news around motherhood and parenting, plus entertainment news as well – all with a mom-focused twist. Looking for parenting advice? We have plenty of it, all for moms, from moms. Our mission is focused solely on empowering moms and moms-to-be with the knowledge and answers they’re looking for. We don’t stop there though, we have expert advice on a range of topics, and all of our categories get updated multiple times a day, so if there’s one website for moms you need to bookmark, it’s Mamas Uncut. We cover it all, from the latest and trendiest baby names, in the US and all over the world, to advice for moms in the workplace, or mom to mom advice on balancing it all. Looking for an answer to a specific question you’ve have? Head over to our new answers section, where you can ask questions on a nearly endless amount of topics, and you’ll get answers fast – really fast. Mamas Uncut is more than just the place for moms, it’s the community of moms – all here to help, make friends, and more. Not sure where to start? Take a look at one of our key topic areas like Pregnancy or Relationships – if you’re looking for advice on a specific topic, there’s a pretty good chance that we’ve already written on it (a few times), or that it’s within our answers section. If you don’t have time to read the site every day, we also have a newsletter that you can control how often you want to receive – that way we send all of the must-see content for moms directly to your inbox – it’s that easy. So go ahead and take a look around, ask a question, or just keep reading, we’re glad you’re here.