[–]TXSyd 28 points29 points30 points 1 year ago (19 children). Not sure if it's normal for super sensitive skin when sick, [–]Ampluvia 58 points59 points60 points 1 year ago (2 children). I'm only 44. No biggie right? The last pain clinic I went to, the fellow told me my case was interesting and gave me a script for 5 days of Norco 10 and told me they do injections. Not quite the same but my anemia got pretty bad before I figured out most people aren't quite that tired. [–]TheFurbyOverlord 17 points18 points19 points 1 year ago (1 child), As a teen with adhd,,, fuck man this is really fucked,, we can’t help it! Also I can't have an IV for more than two days. [–]cogeng 15 points16 points17 points 1 year ago (3 children). I remember being fascinated by tree branches. You have THREE HOURS. They were doing the pushing on the stomach routine when it hurt and listened to my stomach. A dude came in describing puss leaking from between his legs. His brother, on the other hand, had LITERALLY had a football sized hernia visibly coming out of his left leg of his shorts. It got better when I changed my diet, but anytime I had a cheat day I’d have another bad month. But that's a little bit different from knowing that the left arm cant move since the morning of... [–]dlordjr 18 points19 points20 points 1 year ago (1 child), [–]mbourgon 7 points8 points9 points 1 year ago (8 children). My mom always talked about passing out when she was a teen. [–]abnrib 52 points53 points54 points 1 year ago (12 children), I believe this is what was referenced in the infamous Swamps of Dagobah, [–]Littlegreensled 35 points36 points37 points 1 year ago (6 children). Dark clumpy black blood - see a doctor...just do. I’m just feeling grateful right now that I still have a life. They want to rule everything else out, first. Haven’t had too many problems since. "If a doctor … Finally checked em out after they started affecting my work. Someday in the next few years I have to get the rest of my toenails removed! I have scars from having so many IVs. I'm pretty sure the doctor pressed on my taint. More often, test results can be lost or confused along the chain of communication in a hospital.Test results are often relayed between several different people, such as from a nurse to the general physician or from a general surgeon to a specialized surgeon. My mom lost her front two teeth in an accident, and they grew back in. I can’t get evaluated for POTS because my doctors are stupid. [–]BlackChimaera 17 points18 points19 points 1 year ago (0 children). No long therapy, no re-learning how to feed yourself, no missing vision for the rest of your life, but you have to get there within THREE HOURS. Now the 21-year-old is working for UPS. I got a lot better once I got on beta blockers for my POTS, I hope you can get access to treatment as well. No. 9 comments. "Oh sorry I can't move my left arm at all", "This is a disability you have had for some time right? Not a doctor, but when I was 13 or 14 I went to the doctor for a physical. Lots of basketball players have it. [–]Damn_Dog_Inappropes 39 points40 points41 points 1 year ago (4 children). Holy shit. The title may contain two, short, necessary context sentences. [–]Jakgr 40 points41 points42 points 1 year ago* (4 children). Close. [–]IFollowthemoney 10 points11 points12 points 1 year ago (1 child). I feel pain in my nose but no the tears stinging part. River: Oh, shut up. [–]Damn_Dog_Inappropes 5 points6 points7 points 1 year ago (3 children), Yep, I have osteoarthritis in my SC and AC joints on my right (dominant) side. (Am on a mobile device, apologies for the formatting), [–]balc9k 34 points35 points36 points 1 year ago (6 children). I got Lasik last year. 37 lbs is ... that’s a big imaginary baby. Is that normal? Colour of the blood? [–]aus_396 22 points23 points24 points 1 year ago (0 children). [–]nursebeast 11 points12 points13 points 1 year ago (5 children). I can keep the arthritis in my knees at bay with exercise (walking and swimming), but the arthritis in my neck bothers the fuck out of me. I told my mom right away because I'm not the sort to ignore things, and the doctor was astonished I wasn't in severe pain. What did you love about your dad? share. I had the same thing, turns out, I just take really big shits, which kind of ruptured the skin (Or something similar), causing it to bleed. A word that bends beyond plain dislike to every single cell in your being despising something, every bone in your body being bitter, and every line of your nose wrinkling in disgust. Also don't be afraid to file a formal complaint, they're a pain, but they do sometimes work. Patient: hey, yeah my teeth have been hurting and flaking off. ), [–]Snowdude635 24 points25 points26 points 1 year ago (0 children), I didn't even know such a thing happened and I live here what the hell, [–]VoraciousGorak 9 points10 points11 points 1 year ago (1 child). What a thought! I had my best sleep in more than a week and feel closer to my normal self. Ok but when I went through MEPS they had me bend over and spread my ass and took a nice long look. Doctors/Nurses of reddit, what is the strangest thing a patient thought was normal? Saw a doctor and my blood pressure was through the roof, he suggested I had the symptoms of a rare condition. Don't forget to subscribe to my channel. [–]givebusterahand 27 points28 points29 points 1 year ago (2 children), When your foot falls asleep you can still move it and it usually only lasts a few minutes. Not asking for a consult here, let me just give you an example. Years ago when he was in his late twenties, he had been seen for hip pain and the previous doctor had ordered an X-ray. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy. I can attest that’s true, ‘cause I felt like I was gonna die. My hemoglobin got down to 6.6 earlier this year and we discovered it accidentally while I was in the ER for something else. ", [–]Resentful_in_Dayton 204 points205 points206 points 1 year ago (17 children). [–][deleted] 1780Answer Link177 points178 points179 points 1 year ago (26 children). For the record, osteoarthritis is damage of the joint caused by wear and tear during someone's whole life. Close. I even told that to an entire class as part of a presentation on sexism towards both men and women, and no one, not any of the other girls, not the female teacher, no one told me that wasn’t normal. I was amazed for a while. You are literally born with it. Check for hernias, testicular issues, hemorrhoids, etc. Still had to wait three days for surgery because apparently there's only one surgeon in the area that takes my insurance and he only works one day a week. [–]fictionalpieces 8 points9 points10 points 1 year ago (1 child), [–]OhWowImBoned 21 points22 points23 points 1 year ago (0 children). [–]TheWriteOwl 21 points22 points23 points 1 year ago (0 children), [–]Elvis_Messi 8 points9 points10 points 1 year ago (0 children), [–]chickadee35 109 points110 points111 points 1 year ago (26 children). [–]puhtreezy 6 points7 points8 points 1 year ago (5 children), it happens to me too, only when I'm sick though, like with a severe flu. Press question mark to learn the rest of the keyboard shortcuts. [–]Foodcity 380Answer Link37 points38 points39 points 1 year ago (10 children). When I was an intern on an o+g rotation a lady came in with a wad of cash she’d hidden up there. Don’t you get full body physical before you join up? [–]Yarnprincess614 10 points11 points12 points 1 year ago (0 children). It's good to see a doctor, but don't assume the worst instantly. more >>, Any post asking for advice should be generic and not specific to your situation alone. Be prepared to give up your life, because the time commitment is even more than you think. Thanks to my new Vyvanse prescription, I clocked 110 BPM which won me an EKG. Sibling: "????????????" Close. When I was a medical student, a patient and his brother came in together. wait...so it’s not normal to have a plastic car wheel in my vagina?? I got my first glasses at 14. Well that must have been very convenient for her. Patient had called about the results and a student medical assistant had told him that the X-ray report said severe osteoarthritis, and apparently never notified the doctor. How this guy got through without it being found.. [–]cogeng 8 points9 points10 points 1 year ago (6 children), [–]ChiefPyroManiac 21 points22 points23 points 1 year ago (4 children). If it's fresh blood it's more likely piles, if it's dark and dried... [–][deleted] 81 points82 points83 points 1 year ago (1 child), totalbiscuit died from colon cancer and had symptoms like this before getting it checked out, [–]throway65486 29 points30 points31 points 1 year ago (0 children), [–]NeedsMoreTuba 63 points64 points65 points 1 year ago (6 children). Not a doctor, but the comments section here informed me that post nasal drip is not normal. Sometimes the doctor will say "If you don't hear from me, everything is fine." I'm thinking of moving to Canada, because apparently doctors there have more autonomy in treating patients. [–]baconcrumbles 7 points8 points9 points 1 year ago (1 child), I got glasses for the first time at 8 years old, I vividly remember seeing the stars clearly for the first time. The migraines suck, don't they?