High Anxiety - page 2

OK, Orientation is this Weds. evening and the anxiety and nightmares are beginning! :eek: I woke up at about 4:30 this morning after having a most horrific dream. I dreamt that I had... Read More

  1. by   Ada
    I'm having dreams too... I can never remember exactly what I have dreamt when I wake up but my heart is pounding and I feel really anxious so I bet it was something related to my stressful life situation (new school, new job, new home... etc).

    Hope they stop when I start getting used to my new life...
  2. by   ST_NURSE_MLD
    I'm going on Level 2 and I still feel somewhat the same. Things get better. Now, when classes start that will be a different story. I'll end up with face break-out, weight gain "and" the hershey problem, all at once. In regards to heart rate and etc. I remember my VS checkoff. My Pulse was well over 100 and experienced uncontrolable shaking. It's hard to take a pulse when you are shaking so hard you can't feel it.... Things do get easier but, wow!! I thought they were going to have to haul me to an the ER.
  3. by   cheripa
    I tend to have weird dreams when I eat late at night.. Excercise does help... Me and Hubby go bike riding every night. This helps me sleep and I get to spend time with him (since school will take up most of our time..)
    I'm kinda nervous cause I'm not sure what to expect, but I love change.. It keeps life more interesting and fun! :0)
  4. by   neonatalRN
    I just got my syllabus, and it IS 2 inches thick! It has me very nervous now!
  5. by   nursebucky
    I have also had the nursing program nightmares and class doesn't start until Monday!
    It happens after I eat before bedtime, so I make sure not to sleep on a full stomach.
    I know it will be ok because I had the same dreams when taking A&P.

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