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Michelle McAteer


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About Michelle McAteer

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    United Kingdom

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    I am a 3rd year Registered Nurse Degree Apprentice (Learning Disabilities).
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    Lancashire and South Cumbria NHS Foundation Trust
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  1. Community Post
    I had a mirena coil fitted 2 years ago to address menopausal symptoms. I can honestly say it was the worst pain I have ever experienced. That includes 2 normal vaginal deliveries, gall bladder surgery and pleurisy. I was not informed that it would be so painful. I drove myself to my appointment, but had to get a taxi back as not fit to drive. Was not offered pain relief, but during the procedure was told that as a 50 year old it would hurt as the cervix is less flexible, the older you get. That was an understatement! I fainted due to the pain. That all said it has addressed my problems and ha