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Winb143

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About Winb143

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  • Birthday September 3

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  • Gender
    Female
  • Location
    Deepest darkest Kent.
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    Singing rude songs my Dad taught me when young.

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    Old Hag...born in prehistoric era...youngest of 10 !!!!
  • Location
    Kent
  • Interests
    eating chocs and shopping.. singing with family
  • Occupation
    was secretary
  • SAH/Stroke Date
    SAH Aug 2009 then Shunt in Aug 2010

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  1. Should be a Director of films Bill lol xxx Get it and echoes in my left ear, still sing it away when not to bad !!
  2. Noah, Esau ..when my head is full of thoughts (Not often lol) I go to bed early watch the news or something boring and I drift off in my own little world. Then hubby comes to bed and I have to start all over again lol xx It is a slow healing time for us but never give up, I sat here one day no headaches, felt bright and all was right with the world. Then thought what we go through after a bleed and realised that day was my best day since the bleed. Hope to get lot more like those days, as forgot my worries and back ache (Hush I was sitting most of the day but was so positive) and as usual I was singing my happy songs Dad taught me but too rude to type on here lol xxx We will get good days honestly be positive XX When possible xxxx !! Now wait for those days and cherish them xxxxx
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    Headaches

    I found Chocs helped me Susan, but seriously see Doc if you are really worried as stress is no good for any of us. If it is nothing then you can stop worrying over it, I had headaches after coiling and cannot take any troubles on, whereas before I could. I get headache when Daughter talks too much politics to me, try singing as that's what I did and passed my pains on to Family xx Good luck and hope you can get some advice on this xxxx
  4. Hi Paul, When I was out of it, my Daughter found this site and when I woke up she told me about it. I came on here and knowing we are not the only ones is a help in itself. When I've come on here for a moan about how I feel there is always someone here to make you feel happy again. Welcome to BTG and good luck on recovery, slow but sure xxxx We are the lucky ones who live to talk about it. I have my smile back and OT's said I'd never be the same and to put me in a home, I could have been an old Dear sitting in my cuckooland with hydrocephalus, had shunt fitted and woke up, took the fluid off brain and here to tell story and smile again xxxx
  5. We will all get there some of us take longer than others, my choc days never helped me but made me happy!! I went to dance at my birthday party and my feet would only do the Twist ha ha was the only one dancing a dance I never meant to do and being held up by 2 pals but we laughed xxxx
  6. Good luck for the15th and you will be fine, keep in touch and let us now how it goes xxxx All the best Win xxxxx
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    Comeback - Bill

    Hope your Weekends going well Bill and remember to keep a smile for when you need it. Have a good Sunday also Win x
  8. Dina, I could not talk and walk and my lovely Daughter would always talk to me and I'd be breathless after being out of it for a while. I worried about any pain in head or when I felt rough...on here I'd come and tell others and many a time I've come off here with laughter instead of worries xx I say this non stop but stress is awful for us so be happy ie sing a happy song or take your mind off it any way you can Good luck Win xxxx
  9. My hubby got me a BP monitor and he tried it on himself and it was sky high. My sister was here and told him to see Doc it was nearly 200, so he is the only one who uses it and his Doc said take it first then rest and take it a 2nd time, don't know why it is always lower 2nd time ..Clever some Docs xxx Good luck Valene and all what others said especially about stress !!! xxxx Be Well
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    New here - Samantha

    Hello Sam, I had mine in 2009 and I was so scared it would happen again, and I really thought the worst. I spoke to some of the others on here and realised, they are still going on with life even those who had another one being watched. I was told by my Surgeon " No Stress " so easily said than done !! But at least they are watching you and it will be sorted xxxx I hope all goes well and let us now how you get on with surgery. When they op this time there will be no bleed to contend with. I understand you are scared as I was, this site helps as you can talk away your problems and knowing others have been through the same. Good luck WinB143 Alias Win xxxxx
  11. Be well Noah and thanks for your post sure it will be appreciated Regards Win xx
  12. Hi Trish, My epilepsy was not over SAH but when I was 14 and puberty !! the older I got the longer I went without one. Also have a shunt fitted as I couldn't wake up due to Hydrocephalus. Once that was in it brought me back to land of living. I had my SAH 2009 and wham they came back with a vengeance. But slowing up a bit now not had symptoms of a seizure since February this year. I get when stressed sea noises in my ears, I guess it is like tinnitus sharp high pitched noises and my ears always feel dirty nowdays but honestly I do wash them lol xx Some days are better than others Try not to stress and I sing as it takes my mind off the buzzing noise xx Good luck xx Oh dry eyes also got spray for them xx
  13. I love this post and all what you all did, for without this site us SAH'ers would be worse off but with it GREAT !!!!!
  14. What if you print out a letter from your brain which is on here Sarah and let them read it. Tell them you are struggling and it isn't your fault and can they lower hours and look at it after a month ? Whatever you do I wish you all the best xxxx Regards Win xx xx
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    Comeback - Bill

    Sorry to hear it has been rough Bill for you xx I hope everything is on the up from now on Remember to take it slow and 1 day at a time xx so be well and glad you are getting there xxxx Win xxxx
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