Several weeks ago I was admitted to the hospital with sepsis. One of the symptoms I had was feeling disoriented. While in the hospital I was given medicine to help with nausea that also made me drowsy.
As I would drift in and out of sleep I had great difficulty when I would wake up. Each time I would wake up I was disoriented. It would take me several minutes to figure out where I was and why I was there. I was aware enough to know that I would go through this process each time I would come to myself and it created a lot of anxiety. Continue reading