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Re: [IPk] funny turn today whilst driving



I think you need to see a stroke specialist quickly just to check
This go sounds very definite
I've been having Tia s recently so have some experience(also in the family)
Important to get treatments very quickly if so
Best
Christine 

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On 22 Dec 2013, at 20:25, cherrycottage <email @ redacted> wrote:

 > Does anyone have any ideas? About 11am today Sunday I was doing a right turn
in
 > the car and had a funny turn. I wasn't unconscious, but knew I had no
control. I
> did stop the car nearish to the kerb and put on the hazard lights. what was
 > possibly a few minutes later It passed but I. felt shaky and felt a bit
weird..
 > My BG was 11.2 I had gone to church on a large tea and a 6g biscuit and no
bolus
> as i was keeping an eye on my basal.
> After church I had a strongish coffee.  
> 
> After the episode, I drove about 500 yards back home very cautiously.
> 
 > I still felt weird so we went to the non-A and E department to check if it
was
> a mini stroke as my family history suggested that.
> 
> An excellent experienced GP there did all the checks and said it wasn't a
> stroke and just to keep any eye on it. No driving today.
> 
> Does anyone have any ideas?  could it have been diabetes related?
> Happy Christmas
> Tricia Barker
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