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Hi, my name is jennyjenkins!

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jennyjenkins
jennyjenkins Community member Posts: 1 Listener
Hello everyone. I used to have bad attacks of spinning & sickness,this stopped some years ago, now I get short spins of 10 seconds which strike out of blue,then I’m ok. Makes me nervous to go anywhere.Could end up on floor.

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  • Jimm_Scope
    Jimm_Scope Posts: 2,705 Scope online community team
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    Hi @jennyjenkins! Welcome to the scope community :) How are you doing today?

    I think I remember how you must feel. When I had major blood pressure issues just standing up would send my head into a spin. I collapsed once or twice and often had to steady myself even if I didn't. I'm glad it's better now but I still totally understand the worry and nervousness! 

    Have you seen a specialist for it at all? 
    They/Them, however they are no wrong pronouns with me so whatever you feel most comfortable with
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  • AndyGT
    AndyGT Community member Posts: 736 Pioneering
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    Hello  @jennyjenkins How are you today? How is the spinning and sickness at the moment?  I know you have been here for a week but I would like to say hello and welcome.   It us a great group tobe involved with and should you need any advice, someone to talk to or you just want to tell a joke or have  laugh there will always be someone here that will be willing to help you along the way......

    To be honest I wanted to say hello because I use to work with someone (about 12 years ago) with tgat name.  Znywzy hello and welcome maybe we'll see you in the Coffee Lounge at  some point 

    Andygt66

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    AndyGT Community member Posts: 736 Pioneering
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    Typing is not my strong point...My apologies for the errors.

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