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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
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how can i help you?
User :   about 6 weeks ago i had a viral chest infection which caused panic attacks
Doctor :  
ok
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May I ask you few questions to know about you? Please give your Age, Gender?
User :   i am now very sensitive about my health and am worried over the slightest thing
Doctor :   Now ho ware you? any symptops.
User :   18 years old and female
Doctor :   ok

Doctor :  
whats your weight?
User :   13 stone
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do oyu suffer from from illness frequently?
User :   no i have never been really ill just colds now and again
Doctor :  
do not worry
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boost up you immunity and well being
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consume god food and do regular exercise
User :   could i have an anxiety problem as i feel like doom is iminant and this has affected my sleep
Doctor :  
yoga amd meditation will help you to build your wellbeing
Doctor :  
ok
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how many hours you sleep in aday?
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is it continous?
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are you taking any medication now also?

User :   no
Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   yes tell me you concern?
Doctor :   istell me about the sleep?
User :   i am having anxiety problems about my health since i had a viral infection in my chest which caused panic attacks and a trip to a and e
Doctor :  
yes , i know
Doctor :   we were discussing about your sleep?
User :   i have found tonight i have a weird feeling just as i am about to nod off
Doctor :   ok
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what did you experince?
User :   it was almost like falling into a deep sleep and being really relaxed but it woke me up
Doctor :  
ok
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what made you to wake up?
User :   i'm not sure mayb it was thinking about the feeling like loosing control
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Is your sleep usually disturbed?
Doctor :   ok
User :   not usually but since the awareness of my health it has changed
Doctor :  
Loosing control ? was it due to anxiety?
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Do not worry about previous ilness?
User :   it could be i have been worrying about everything lately
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ok
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Start thinking positively,
Doctor :   Take precaution in future.
User :   i also have a tendency of looking up symptoms on the internet and scaring myself with what it might be
User :   if it is due to anxiety would it be advised to cut down/out caffine?
Doctor :  
It happens many a times to every body, we immagine it is happening to us, not to worry about that.
User :   also before i go can anxiety cause chest pains and a increased awareness of mortality and detatchment?
Doctor :  
I think you are thinking too much, because you had a illness recently.
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Now you are ok compaired to 6 weeks back?
User :   i feel alot better but there are a few occasion when the tight chest and chest mucle pains return and then i panic and jump to the worst conclusion
Doctor :   ok, caffine should be consumed in little amount?
Doctor :  
ok,
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So your condition has improved alot, dont compare milder pains to th e previous ones
Doctor :   That will bring down the majority of the anxiety?
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there is no scope to create a panicy situation, its going to make you more into a uncomfortable mood.
Doctor :   if you feel panicy discuss the condition with doctor and there is treatment that can make you better and you will be ok
Doctor :   are you there?
User :   yes
User :   thank you for your help i will try to control my nerves to see if they control my physical symptoms
Doctor :  
yes , definitly it wil help you, just try to be happy, that will prevent your panic attacks.
Doctor :   Please fill the feed back form
Doctor :   Is there any thing else I can help you?
User :   mayb i had my 3rd cervical cancer jab yesterday and i have a hard bump on my arm that is hot and a bit painful is this normal?
Doctor :   ok
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lump , how big is that?
User :   about 4cm
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ok
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is it only one lesion?
User :   yes
Doctor :   What do you mean by 3rd cervical jab?
User :   in the uk girls my age and younger are getting immunistions for a type of cervical cancer
Doctor :   ok, fine that is a vaccine to prevent the cancer
Doctor :   It acts against the virus which cause sthe cancer.
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when did you take the jab?
User :   yesterday
Doctor :   ok
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it will come down by another 2 or 3 day s, it the sequele of injection
User :   ok
Doctor :  
if it increases you have to take a antibiotic
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now for the pain you can take a apinkiller.
User :   ok thank you
Doctor :  
that will make you better. and it also help to bring the swelling down
Doctor :   ok any other quries regarding health
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Have you filled the feedback form?.
User :   yes thank you for your time
Doctor :   Thank you.
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