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  1. Another year ! Still feels like yesterday
  2. Ok has anyone started sleepwalking? I'm 2 and a half yrs down the line and woke up after sitting on a tin in the bathroom thinking it was the toilet !!! Woke up as my butt crushed the tin. Then I went and sat on the toilet
  3. Hi daffodil Well I was the same as you and still am, tired all the time, my doc put me on anti depressants. I've been on them for over a year. I don't cry now I have no emotions at all I'm suffering from PTSD.
  4. Well the job I've got is driving again but it's only a little van 5.30am start. I deliver sandwiches, baguettes and baps around Chesterfield and Matlock so has to be early start and lasts 10 hours. But its a job, couldn't live on 44 pound DLA I guess I'm a ticking time bomb again but I have to live. This country doesn't care about us. FACT !
  5. Hi everyone Well where do I start I'm now just over 2 and a half years down the line from my op in the last year I've done a college course in electronic accounts Sageline 50 got first class passes in all three levels which I got told level 3 is a A level equivalent. Fatigue and tiredness has affected me like crazy, now I've just got a job 30 hours a week over 3 days and now I'm finding that I'm spending most of the days in between work I need my sleep. Why don't people understand why I'm so tired. ???
  6. Hi all Well think I've hit rock bottom after 28 months I've got no motivation I've only just got out of bed an I've given up on gettin any help off this government I'm livin on 44 pound a week DLA can't have jobseekers cos I've been out of work for over 2 yr And they stopped my ESA so lifes not good. I hope you all are ok keep fightin it's all u can do xx
  7. Well 18 months on an still no driving licence an benefits about to be stopped oh it still gets better not !
  8. Thanks you 2 think I need pushin more an i need to push my self more I've got tears as I read what u said but that's just me. Ill get there I've got to see a shrink on the 12 of this month hopefully ill be able to move forward xxx
  9. Well not sure how to start this 1 ?? Right dry eyes first Paul ok here goes I'm now 14 months on and I'm still havin probs movin on I was discharged 21 jan 2012 since then I've had 1 brain scan and the specialist nurses have asked to see me once that was to put a face to a name My doctors might as well be students when I go they just say it's amazin what surgeons can do an it's all over there heads an just sign me off for 8 wks at a time I've said it's 14 months but to me it was yesterday I've had no explanation about what I've had done I've got 3 weeks of my life missin an for som
  10. Hmmmm where do I start ? DVLA dumb vacant lazy a***'s Excuse my French ! Well after my SAH in jan 2012 I'm still waiting to get my licence back. Due to the afore mentioned I've lost my job I was a hgv driver before my aneurysm burst, they didn't take my licence until march of last year and I was told I'd lose my car licence for 6 months' So at the end of sept/ beginning of oct I rang asking bout my licence to which I got told oh the info you was given was incorrect it will be at least another 6 wks before a decision will be made after 5 weeks I got another letter sayin it was gonn
  11. Hmmm intrestin all the time I was in hospital the nurse's told me ' it was like a stroke ' but was in my brain they never said I'd had a stroke in my brain
  12. Hmmmmm well I used to be able to have 6/7 pints on a night out but now I struggle with a pint of Guinness also found I can only drink a few bottles of corona , of magners or Smirnoff even to be honest I'm not that bothered about drinkin much anymore We bought drink in for Xmas think 2 bottle of corona has gone an that was on New Year's Eve.
  13. Hi people. Well it's gettin closer to a yr since my head exploded not sure how I feel or how I should be feelin well here's the tears again I wasn't expecting to see Xmas again I hope anyone reading this, that as been told they have an aneursym in there brain doesn't do what I did an just hope the doc as ya meds right try push for brain scans closer then 2 yrs apart the pain I remember still like it was yesterday an I wouldn't wish that on anyone. An the other thing is get someone to fight for u to get u benefits your entitled too if u don't have the money worries I'm sure you'll recover q
  14. Patsy keep ya chin up kid think you'll find ya Gp don't know much bout what we have gone thru get in touch with ya specialist nurse they helped me out. Havin said that still not had reply from dvla keep positive
  15. Hi Stephen Well I'm 9 months down the road an just looking into going back to work a few hours a day to begin with so as everyone will tell you on here listen to your body an drink lots of water oh an welcome aboard
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