Sooo scared waiting for my appointment!! Advice please

Hi, I’m 24 and have a large painful lump in my left breast, I also have like shooting pains under my arm pit, went to the GP and he doesn’t think it feels nasty bit has referred me to make sure! I’m still waiting for an appointment and I just can’t stop freaking out! How do I carry on with life? I am a very anxious person anyway :frowning:

Hi Cazzza24

I’m sorry to read you’re having such an anxious time at the moment.  Whilst you wait for the other users to reply with their support do give the helpline a call on 0808 800 6000.  Here you can talk through your thoughts and concerns with someone who will offer you a listening ear as well as emotional support and practical information.  Lines are open weekdays 9 to 5pm and Saturday 10 to 2pm.

Best wishes Sam, BCC Facilitator