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    Thanks people.

    I'm trying to distract myself with craft and YouTube. Have been for months. I had a couple of emergency visits a couple months ago where I basically got fobbed off and they did nothing. The symptoms went away for a while but they came back. I eventually saw the gp who immediately organized a referral for ct scan. I swear if it's bad news I'm going into that hospital and going ape at them. They treated me for a panic attack which i was having but that started after the symptoms started. I was freaking out and stressing out i was having a stroke, aneurism or something with how i suddenly felt drunk when I hadn't been drinking. Who wouldn't have a panic attack if that happened. They checked me for blood clots just in case then sent me on my way. All because I had a history of anxiety attacks a decade ago. I don't go to hospital for myself if it doesn't seem very important like life or death.

    At least this Dr asked if I had any family history of BT, how my head actually felt, what the pain felt like and if there were any unusual lumps or bumps, which there is.

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    Sounds like you have an excellent GP and it's great you will get answers quickly. I have my fingers crossed for you.

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    Throwing my support your way!! You are so brave to step up and get medical advice. Wishing you the most positive result for your test.

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    ((Hugs)) good luck tomorrow with your scan.

    Fwiw, I went through a very similar thing last year and was terrified that I had a brain tumour or had a stroke. It was very stressful and I felt like I was totally overreacting. I also had a head scan and everything turned out fine. Eventually it all went away with some meditation and increasing my fluid intake.

    Anyway, just hope you manage to get some rest tonight x

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    Good luck tomorrow and I hope everything is ok. Xxx

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    I hope everything turns out to be ok. Thinking of you. xxxxxxxxxx

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    I hope all is OK, how frightening. Wishing you the very best for tomorrow xx (((hugs)))

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    How frightening. Best of luck with your scan and getting results.


 

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