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I Am Always Tired

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    Just So Tired.. - Literally and figuratively. That's it, too tired to write more.
    sPiralyourbEing sPiralyourbEing 18-21, M 1 Response Dec 13, 2011

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    It's Kind of Scary - I actually think I might be sick.  No matter what amount of sleep I get, I'm always tired.  And the possibility of sleep apneia is not really...
    FindMeSaveMe FindMeSaveMe 16-18, F 1 Response Nov 27, 2007

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    What On Earth Is Wrong With Me? - I am always tired.  All the time.  I can't recall when i felt 100% rested.  I've tried everything like sleeping 24...
    MonteCarlo311 MonteCarlo311 26-30, M 3 Responses Nov 6, 2008

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    I Cant Take This Anymore - i don't want to always be tired, i don't want to always be sick. i want to be bale to go out and have fun or eat what i want. i don't constantly want to...
    bekha bekha 16-17 1 Response Nov 30, 2013

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    Zzzzzz..... - Why am I always so exhausted!!??  I'm tired morning, noon and night. No matter how much sleep I get...even 12 hours or more, I still feel like I never even...
    sarboo sarboo 21-25, F 2 Responses Aug 21, 2007

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    Yawn!!! - Although it is only 2pm here i can't not stop yawning i am constantly tired i dont know whether its the jet lag in my job or whether i was just born to sleep but i am...
    trevillo trevillo 22-25, M Aug 2, 2011

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    Its Something to Do - Sleeping is good, the only bad part is nightmares, which, unfortunately, I get vividly and not infrequently. But apart from that sleeping is one of the best...
    DaughterDestiny DaughterDestiny 16-18, F 1 Response Feb 17, 2008

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    Just Like Now - I've been doing lots of things to block out people in my life, thought it would do me good, but no, it kills me now. I'm doing sooo many things that sometimes, I...
    oneoftheboys oneoftheboys 16-17, F May 28, 2013

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    Awake In Bed - Sleepy At My Desk - I can have 4 hours of sleep, be falling asleep at work, then go to bed early... Only to be wide awake for hours. I can get 8 hours of sleep, be...
    Roxvox Roxvox 31-35, F Nov 18, 2013

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    I am tired from the minute i get up and that is normally about 11ish lol, but this time i have an excuse it could be down to my thyroid. Normally i get up about 12ish then i am...
    BrokenAngel35 BrokenAngel35 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 15, 2013

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    All I Do Is Sleep! - I am diagnosed with depression, ADHD, and panic disorder. Last year, during a bad time I found myself sleeping more and more, up to 20 hours a day when I wasn...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 7, 2012

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    I Am Always Tired. - I am always tired because I never sleep very well.  Sleeping tablets no longer work, and I am always in pain.  I have oesophageal reflux which burns...
    lovingangel lovingangel 61-65, F Dec 8, 2008

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    I hate feeling tired and i knew something was't right but put it down to my medication but i went dr's today and been told i could have secondary hypothyroidism.  basically...
    BrokenAngel35 BrokenAngel35 31-35, F Dec 12, 2013

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    I'm so behind on homework. I hate work. I always want to sleep. I just lack motivation to do anything anymore. I use to be so involved with my community but I feel burnt out. I...
    celestethebest celestethebest 18-21, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    Thought I'D Have Energy... Nope - Woke up early this morning.. i really wanted to work out. I need to get back in shape. Despite sleepng 7 hours I still feel like I can't move. My...
    ThePerfectPresent ThePerfectPresent 22-25 1 Response Feb 20, 2013

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    Insomnia - I am sick of this insomnia and take meds. I stay up so late at night and want to sleep.
    AdarSparty17 AdarSparty17 18-21, M 1 Response Sep 20, 2012

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    Fatigue Controls My Life - I'm twenty years old and I guess the first thing I should say about this story is that I have been struggling with my weight my whole life. I'm at my...
    Jessiex07 Jessiex07 18-21, F Mar 8, 2010

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    Would Anyone Know Why -   would anyone know why i get so tired and have little energy as possible  .why I dont have a clue as to why this is happening to me doese anyone...
    joesdaughter joesdaughter 56-60, F 5 Responses May 12, 2009

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    IB exams in a couple of weeks and I really haven't been seriously studying. I stay up late on Tumblr and I'm just fed up with myself. I need to re-organize my life.
    PortableInsanity PortableInsanity 16-17, F a week ago

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    It's Really Bad.. - I can't concentrate on learning if i'm not completely tired, but when i'm tired it's like impossible. so most of them it's impossible to learn. which is bad...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Oct 21, 2007

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    Up All Nigh - I'm pretty much all nigh. So I am tired all day. But then when it's nigh, I'm not tired at all! :(
    Emolia Emolia 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 20, 2012

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    It was 8:30, I said, okay I will lie in bed for half an hour and then I will go study, but lying was a big mistake! O.o I knew it and I still did it!
    MissGaga MissGaga 22-25, F Mar 20

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    Getting Pretty Tired Of It To Be Honest - I don't know what or why it is, but lately I just feel so tired all the time... Some days like earlier this morning I'll wake up and feel...
    KnightyKnight KnightyKnight 22-25, M 1 Response May 28, 2013

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    Omg it's ridiculous how I'm ALWAYS tired I fall asleep in almost every class I take , fall asleep on the bus (coming to & from school) and I fall asleep when I get home from school...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Mar 21

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    Too Tired - I slept more than fourteen hours last night. Guess what? I still didn't want to get up. My eyes are always trying to close themselves, I sleep on buses and trains and...
    learningstill learningstill 16-18, M Dec 2, 2007

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    Is It Really So Bad Wanting To Sleep Forever? - I always keep myself busy..I dont' likeit when I have nothing to do..it makes me nervous, it makes me think I'm not being...
    TurbulentDiffusion TurbulentDiffusion 22-25, M Jun 5, 2010

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    for some reason no matter how much i sleep im always tired. ive went to the doctor for it but im fine. ive been told it could be my anxiety. even right now while sitting in class...
    enoshima enoshima 13-15, F Jan 27

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    I Am Tired Of Every One - My mom yells at me 4 no reason she won't listen she always putting me down. she hits me 4 no reason i attend job corp in savannah and its some boys at...
    brownjada5 brownjada5 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 30, 2013

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    Worn Out - It really scares me to some point. I feel completely worn out, like all the life has been sucked out of me. I feel like a zombie, and just want to sleep the whole day...
    TheLostPoet TheLostPoet 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 9, 2010

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    Feeling tired. Especially when I'm down and confused like I am right now. Life seems to be empty right now.
    whymeohmeohmy whymeohmeohmy 18-21, F Mar 26

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    Always Tired - Could be a combination of being overweight and age.  I'm sure if you think about all of this you will come to a conclusion
    snippy820 snippy820 56-60, F Nov 6, 2008

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    Lately I'm so tired after doing barely anything and I hate it. It's like I just wanna sleep all the time and I can't find any energy.. I never use to feel like this
    kass1600 kass1600 18-21, F Jan 30

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    It Comes and Goes... - I don't know. Maybe it's lack of sleep, or nutrition or maybe just how I was born, but I've always felt a little lethargic. It's not always really bad, in...
    Tuva Tuva 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 4, 2009

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    Yep, Always. - Even a couple of cups of coffee every single day seem to do nothing to relieve this fatigue. And, when I had a job, I used to drink up to ten cups of coffee a day...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Sep 25, 2012

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    Ppl say I am lazy but it's like my body just wants sleep
    Reynastaxx Reynastaxx 26-30, F 6 days ago

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    Dont Eat Enough Meat - i only found out a few days ago that i dont eat enough meat and that i have to take iron tablets every day because otherwise i become disy and cant stand...
    Katiepie26 Katiepie26 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 30, 2010

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    I Love Sleeping, But Not All the Time... - If I could, I would sleep 14 hours straight. I love sleeping. It's one of my favorite things in the world. It's an escape from life. It's...
    CremedelaCreme CremedelaCreme 19-21, F 1 Response Jul 8, 2007

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    It's because of my meds ,and let me say,it sucks.Like right now,i woke up a couple hours ago,and i want to go back to bed,lol,maybe the coffee will kick in:)
    1prettygirl 1prettygirl 31-35, F 6 Responses Jan 27

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    So exhausted all of the time, everything I do feels like such a struggle.
    dplastini dplastini 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 29

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    No Energy - It's like this for years. I have never a lot of energy. I feel tired often. I don't feel like doing things. I don't feel energetic and happy. When I try to dance or do...
    lunachi lunachi 22-25, F 4 Responses Jan 5, 2010

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    Tired of everything. I wake up and I'm already tired. (Physically also). It's just another day of getting myself disappointed because I'm not the smartest or have the best work...
    FranklynF FranklynF 18-21, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Chronic Fatigue Syndrome?? - What the heck does that mean anyway?? I went to the doc, told her I'm always tired and fatigued, so she asked me to do some lab tests. It turned out I...
    danonino0o danonino0o 18-21, F 6 Responses Jul 10, 2011

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    I Could Sleep All Day - I'm not sure if its my anti-depressents or not but I always end up crashing by the weekend. I woke up feeling ok so I went out got a coffee and a breakfast...
    HollyBu HollyBu 26-30, F 2 Responses Jun 8, 2013

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    Help Me - Advice Please!!! - Hello everyone, For the last few weeks I constantly feel like I am half asleep, or in a slow motion film. Although I can jog and do gardening and play...
    Kelideghalbet Kelideghalbet 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 22, 2013

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    20 Years Old and Always Tired - I'm 20 and have been a very tired person for the last few years, especially since college started, but during high school as well. There is this...
    katpunkhippiegirl katpunkhippiegirl 18-21, F 3 Responses Nov 28, 2008

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    Rested Or Not - No matter how much sleep I get, it's never enough. I'm so tired all the time and ... hey I'm tired of being tired! Some days are harder than others to get out of...
    FellidayaFiresong FellidayaFiresong 31-35, F Sep 2, 2013

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    Exhaustion - From getting headaches constantly I knew it would make me a little frustrated or a little tired. I had no idea I would be this exhausted . The doctor said it was...
    redridinghoodxo redridinghoodxo 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 15, 2013

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    Mono.. - Ever since i had mono a year ago, im ALWAYS tired. And i take naps every chance i get. i could get a full 9hour sleep and i still cant wake up in the morning. and i...
    sball123 sball123 16-18, F Dec 6, 2007

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    No Energy - I've always been very tired; even when I used to sleep through the night. I haven't had much energy since I was a kid. Before sleep decided to abandon me, I was looking...
    mimsy2 mimsy2 26-30, F 4 Responses Sep 4, 2008

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