So Many Symptoms, Such Little Time - What Should I Do?

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I'm a 16 year old female. I don't drink or smoke and I had suffered from a Kidney Reflux from 10 months old up to when I was near teen years. Since the age of 12 I have had this sensation of a lump in my throat that would occur a few times a day and would leave after several minutes which happened repeatedly for years until recently when it has gotten to the point where I feel a lump in my throat all day everyday and does not leave no matter how much I cough or swallow among many other symptoms such as coughing up so much thick sputum everyday and no matter how much I cough up, my thoat feels no different. I get shortness of breath that scares me when occuring, I feel faint mostly after eating, I feel nauseous and dizzy more than usual, I always find it hard to breathe (as in sometimes I feel as if I'm not breathing in enough air), my abdomen would feel bloated at times and would be so bad that I have to sit and take a rest before walking or doing anything, I would get frequent heart burns/chest pains and my hands and feet are always cold.

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    Get TO A  DR. MISS. . EMMAJAY!!! Something is going on...and you may have some blockage that's cutting off some circulation to. Im not a dr but I do play one TV. Lol

    Seriously...I think something is goin on....please let us know. I'm lifting u up in prayers. 

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    Is a parent or close relative aware of this??  You are only 16 and are a minor and you should definitely see a physician with a parent or an adult you trust.  You should not have to go through this and be afraid by yourself.  Please keep  us posted
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      None of my parents or relatives know about this as my dad doesn't know how to deal with 'taking your daughter to a doctor' as the same with his mum and I don't want to tell my mum because I don't like worrying her. Also I guess I kind of left this whatever it is a bit too long as I just throught it wasn't serious until very recently when things began to go worse and I stopped breathing completely at times which only lasted a few seconds. My mum new about that but she thought it was just because I moved too quickly. But I'm going to a doctor next week
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    Do you have a doctor MissEmmaJay?  What do you mean by such little time?  Something is going on and only a medical professional can answer your questions. 

    Hoping the best for you!

    Sincerely,

    Dawn US

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