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Postby Kwacky » 31 Mar 2016, 09:28

Got an appointment with the doctor for this chest infection. It's been almost 4 weeks. It's left me really tired. I've been to the gym twice in those 4 weeks. Hopefully it'll be sorted soon.
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Re: What ails you today?

Postby Itchy » 31 Mar 2016, 09:39

Mouth ulcers.

I'm really prone to them. Bonjela does cock-all, Iglu isn't bad but 9 times out of 10 I get the ulcer in a place that will just rub off the stuff with my teeth or something.

I have two right now!
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Re: What ails you today?

Postby Monty » 31 Mar 2016, 11:56

3 weeks for me, some sort of virus. Feels like a hangover and I'm falling asleep everywhere. No energy and I'm out of breath after 3 flights of stairs.
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Re: What ails you today?

Postby Kwacky » 31 Mar 2016, 12:10

It sounds like we've got the same thing. Have you got a cough as well?
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Postby Monty » 31 Mar 2016, 12:12

Not for the whole 3 weeks, the cough comes and goes.
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Re: What ails you today?

Postby Deegee » 31 Mar 2016, 12:31

Flu bug, it started as a stinking cough and cold and utter exhaustion, now I'm just fatigued and dizzy after one set of stairs, which is a pain as my job involves a lot of climbing ladders and working at height, hence I'm unfit for work and getting stir crazy.

I also found out I had low blood pressure due to mismanagement of my regular meds, which means blood tests and more pills....
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Re: What ails you today?

Postby Monty » 31 Mar 2016, 13:50

Are we sure we're not just getting old like Duke?
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Re: What ails you today?

Postby D41 » 31 Mar 2016, 15:34

The shite weather here has me feeling sick as can be....been pouring down torrential sunshine here for ages....debating on whether to turn the air conditioner up a notch or two....what do you guys think??

TIA.


It's actually cold as a mothereffer.....just going to iay in bed and watch TV for a bit....SpongeBob Rules!!!
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Re: What ails you today?

Postby T.C. » 31 Mar 2016, 15:42

Monty wrote:3 weeks for me, some sort of virus. Feels like a hangover and I'm falling asleep everywhere. No energy and I'm out of breath after 3 flights of stairs.


Not wishing to sound alarmist, but have you been checked out by a doctor yet?

That is identical to the symptoms I had at the start of my heart failure and it got prgressively worse.

Don't meant to teach you to suck eggs, but I also thought it was a virus/bug and/or quit smoking wthdrawl symptoms. I was wrong n both counts.
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Re: What ails you today?

Postby Monty » 31 Mar 2016, 16:32

T.C. wrote:
Monty wrote:3 weeks for me, some sort of virus. Feels like a hangover and I'm falling asleep everywhere. No energy and I'm out of breath after 3 flights of stairs.


Not wishing to sound alarmist, but have you been checked out by a doctor yet?

That is identical to the symptoms I had at the start of my heart failure and it got prgressively worse.

Don't meant to teach you to suck eggs, but I also thought it was a virus/bug and/or quit smoking wthdrawl symptoms. I was wrong n both counts.


Cheers T.C. but think I'm OK as the wife and 4 kids have it as well, identical symptoms. Plus I had a full man health check up not that long ago, liver, bloods, etc etc.

Plus I managed to run a mile last weekend with my kids for sport relief, so it can't be that bad.

I do have to be careful though, my Dad died aged 46 from heart disease and I'm 43 now!
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Re: What ails you today?

Postby Kwacky » 31 Mar 2016, 18:08

Doctor confirmed my chest infection. Right side is worse. I've been told not to exercise for 2 weeks and been given a course of antibiotics.
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Re: What ails you today?

Postby StMarks » 31 Mar 2016, 20:45

(sweat) I'm actually wondering if it's safe for me to visit this forum. ?
You hear about all these computer viruses & stuff, & I really don't want to be getting sick at my age. :P
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Re: What ails you today?

Postby Kwacky » 31 Mar 2016, 20:50

You need to set fire to your walls to be safe
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Re: What ails you today?

Postby Perkles » 31 Mar 2016, 21:00

I spent all day yesterday chasing a four year old around Cannock chase then went to taekwondo,all day today chasing a four year old around Warwick castle.I feel like I've pulled every muscle in my legs ,even my butt cheeks are aching.
I'm getting old and it hurts a lot
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Re: What ails you today?

Postby kiwikrasher » 31 Mar 2016, 21:06

You lot are ready for the knackers yard!

Me, I'm a picture of health

Apart from the daily medicated dyspepsia, hemacromotosis, constant skin cancer biopsies and suspect IBS
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Re: What ails you today?

Postby Kwacky » 13 Apr 2016, 08:40

I've not been sleeping too well lately. My wife has started snoring.

Yesterday I felt exhausted, so I went to bed about 9.30 and slept.

Today I feel knackered but at least the headache has gone.
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Re: What ails you today?

Postby Monty » 13 Apr 2016, 09:23

I reckon it's still that virus, I feel loads better than I did but still want to sleep all the time.
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Re: What ails you today?

Postby Kwacky » 13 Apr 2016, 09:25

You might be right. But the snoring doesn't help.
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Re: What ails you today?

Postby T.C. » 13 Apr 2016, 09:41

Kwacky wrote:I've not been sleeping too well lately. My wife has started snoring.


I used to have that problem. One of the advantages of being a biker is wearing ear plugs. I wear them in bed as well, shuts her out perfectly.

I have used ear plugs when I sleep for nearly 30 years and SWMBO can snore to her hearts content :)
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Re: What ails you today?

Postby Perkles » 13 Apr 2016, 10:10

Going through a rough patch with sleep at the moment
Two hours last night so I feel shit today
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