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07 Oct 2009

Always Anxious...
For more than a year now, I' ve been under a huge amount of stress (new job, new relationship, new city). I found myself wishing somebody else would crash into my car so I could end up in hospital and not have to go to work.

Recently, I' ve been feeling strange physically - hearbeat feels irregular, left arm paining, just drained in general, no appetite. The thoughts of crashing have now been replaced by thoughts of just dying...

What does this mean?
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01 Jan 0001

Dear Leigh

This must be very distressing for you. My advice is that you consult with your medical practitioner as there may be a number of reasons for these signs and symptoms. These symptoms may be related to a general medical condition and/or a mental health difficulty.

Best regards

David Blackbeard
Clinical Psychologist
Riverview Manor Specialist Clinic, Underberg
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