I am sorry to read about the recent death of your mum. Many
people talk to us about very physical symptoms of their grief and about how all-encompassing
these can be. It is common for grief to produce physical symptoms but this can
be frightening if you are not sure what is causing the symptoms. If you are
concerned it may be worth just checking in with your GP or a healthcare professional, as they will be
able to rule out any other causes, and to be able to provide you with the
Many people tell us that talking can help and hopefully other
members of the community will be able to share their experiences with you.
Please feel free to carry on posting and sharing your thoughts and feelings
with us on the community or if you would prefer to talk then you can contact
our support line either by webchat (https://www.mariecurie.org.uk/help/support/marie-curie-support-line/using-online-chat)
on Freephone 0800 090 2309.