Bret Michaels' ex Kristi Gibson helped save his life

bret-michaels-kristi-gibson.jpgThere's a lot to be said about staying on good terms with your ex. It could just save your life.

Such is the case for Bret Michaels, who called his ex Kristi Gibson -- who is also the mother of his two daughters, Raine Elizabeth and Jorja Blue -- to take him to the hospital once he realized that his mind had gone blank, he couldn't move his head at all and that something was seriously wrong.