I sat on the examination table, calmly, expectantly, with my legs dangling over one side. I tried to remain perfectly still as the doctor listened to my breathing, to my lungs, with his stethoscope. 1,060 more words
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My experience today with Japanese health was an interesting one. I walked to a clinic in my neighborhood late this morning, because I had intense flu symptoms all weekend, and I needed a note to miss work.1,280 more words
Returning to places where I’ve had traumatic panic attacks is one of the regular occurances in my life.
The smell of a doctors office, the people around you with unknown health problems, too far away to hide anywhere if I wanted to. 127 more words