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I have been under a lot of stress. Feeling symptoms like heart attack

i felt nauseus and light headed a couple hours ago...what are other symptoms?????how long does it take????im 16 by the way!!!!! ive been under a lot of stress these days and havent gotten enough sleep...
Fri, 11 Dec 2009
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sweetie your not having a heart attack its probably a panic attack. see your dr.
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