ANOTHER GREAT RECOVERY REPORT FROM AUSTRALIAN FASHION DESIGNER AND SUCCESSFUL RETURN TO FULL TIME UNIVERSITY TRAINING ! (2010 REPORT)
Dear Dr. Petrovic,
Thank you for your email.
Memory lapse, looking back now that I am feeling so much better, has been a
huge issue for me. I used to have a photographic memory, but that has gone
since I have had Ross river Virus. The only stress I think related is that I
have gone back to university to do another degree and my program requires an
enormous amount of reading. I cannot rely on my photographic memory any
longer and sometimes I must read things over several times to remember what
I've read. I am thoroughly enjoying studying again and do not feel stressed
by it. My concentration is compromised, but it is improving providing I do
not read when I am tired.
Regarding heart palpitations, I still have them but they are soft flutters.
They no longer stop me in my tracks. Apparently I have a sticky valve
(whatever that is!). I have had many tests done on my heart - scans etc. and
specialist says my heart is in good order and valve and palpitations are of