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What a day~

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For the past week, I've had a few slight breathing problems. Nothing major, just a lack of air every couple of days. But today, while I was getting ready, I lost my breath. I figured it would pass after time, but it didn't seem to. After 40 minutes, I managed to pull together the strength to walk downstairs, and I went to the hospital at 2:30pm. I only got home 45 minutes ago (9pm) and I'm absolutely knackered.

I went to the local hospital, and they ran a few tests, and there were a few abnormalities. So, I ended up being sent to Stafford hospital, which is about 30/40 minutes on the bus.

I had to wear one of those gowns. -_- But I didn't get my arse out, I kept my underwear on :lol:

Anyway, they took some blood (quite a bit) and I had to have an x-ray. At about 7:50pm, the doctor came in. "There's nothing wrong with you. All that we think it could be is a panic attack."

What a waste of a day!

At least I know I'm clear, for now, I guess. :)


I'm finished whinging now, so that's it for today. It's been quite uneventful, to be honest.

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KYA Icon

27 August 2008 - 08:37 AM
Was an expensive visit or did England ever implement socialized medicine?
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gabehabe Icon

27 August 2008 - 08:42 AM
It was free, thanks to the NHS :)
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KYA Icon

27 August 2008 - 06:37 PM
Good thing you weren't dying. A guy went into the clinic with a broken jaw from a rugby match and they told him to come back the next day 'cause it was crowded.
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akozlik Icon

09 September 2008 - 02:17 PM
Yeah I wish we had socialized medicine in the states. I went into the emergency room with gall bladder problems, stayed for about 2 hours and walked out with a $3500 bill.

Lame.
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