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New Hobbies, New Life, New Friends

I don’t feel myself. Well, I do. It’s confusing. I feel so like myself, it feels unnatural. For the first time in… Well, years, I suppose, I’ve been able to be myself in front of people. 318 more words

Fainting: my experience.

In February 2016, I was a few months away from finishing my undergraduate LLB Law degree. In contrast to my previous first two years at university, I was spending less time with the few friends I had and more time on my own revising. 2,800 more words

MRI: Abdominal and Pelvic

Last night I went in for my MRI to assess a) if all of my renal system is typical (e.g., not missing a kidney, not having an extra ureter tube hanging out in there somewhere) and b) the width/length/thickness/vascularization of my uterine septum as much as possible prior to my appointment next week with the  Reproductive Endochrinologist. 1,869 more words

Episode 24: Let's Get Syncopal


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For the love of God, whatever you do from here on out, stop treating near-syncope as the inferior version of syncope. 1,991 more words

CPR Podcast

I fainted

So, today was fun.

I’ll explain.

I got to college as normal, ready for a banter-filled lesson with my tutor (we’ll call him Paul). Only, I felt ill. 108 more words

Transient blackouts (Syncope)

Can transient blackouts be a manifestation of heart disease?

Transient loss of consciousness (TLOC) with a fall is called ‘syncope’. It could be due to a variety of causes including heart disease. 446 more words