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Old 07-13-2007, 06:50 AM   #1
Join Date: Jul 2007
Location: ireland
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Unhappy guilty!!

i'm out of work now a week with stress,on medication which has calmed me a bit.i have to go back to the doctor today for check lies the problem, even though he has been helpful, i know i'm not ready to go back to work but i feel guilty looking for more time off even though it was the job that stressed me in the first place.the more i think about it the more it's wrecking my this normal to be feeling like this...can anybody help or relate to this??

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Old 07-13-2007, 07:21 AM   #2
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Re: guilty!!

Yes!!!!! I definitely can relate. My job caused me more stress than I can tell you. My boss stressed me out so bad one day I felt sick and had to leave. That was a friday morning. All weekend I would look in the mirror wondering why my face was so red. Felt terrible. Saw my PCP that Tuesday and my BP was 167/97. My Dr. was so angry. He put me out of work for two weeks until I had to see him again to see if the meds worked in bringing my BP down. before this my BP was always somehwere around 117/70. He called my HR director and due to the privacy act told her I would be out of work and under his care for at least 2 weeks until I saw him for a follow-up. The extra week was really beneficial in going back into the demons. Best of luck.


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