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I Am Sick and Tired of Being Sick and Tired

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    Really Sick of It

    So sick of it that I am finally beginning to make some changes in my life that will benefit me and make me not feel so bad. I am dedicated to eating more healthy, taking my meds on time and getting to the Dr when I need to be there.  In time, I hope to add regular exercise...
    darlene darlene 41-45, F 10 Responses Aug 1, 2008

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    I Do Not Have To Be A Victim Of Circumstanses

     I got so sick and tired of being sick and tired that I did something!  It has been a long road and it took a lot of perseverance on my part. I have learned that I have a choice. I learned that I can remove myself from undesirable situations/places/things/people and I now have...
    AceofPentacles AceofPentacles 46-50, F 1 Response Nov 5, 2011

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    I'm sure you don't care,

    but i'll tell you anyway. I suffer from chronic pain and digestive issues. Basicially an Autoimmune disease. It controls my life. I am not well enough to work, maintain excercise or enjoy eating. I don't even have a social life. It's only been 2 years. I know I should give it...
    HigherCalling HigherCalling 26-30, F 3 Responses Jan 25

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    I just need to vent and get things out of my

    system, tired of feeling like an outcast in my own house, because my mother and brother are such **** wads that it annoys me to even live here. I get tired of dealing with this, being nice and getting hurt by people who are suppose to care, welp **** it. I am done caring.
    Tyfly Tyfly 22-25, M 2 Responses Feb 5

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    I feel like NO ONE gets it,

    There are so many of us dealing with health issues and since no two people are the same no two issues are the same.... Sure they can be dealing with the same sickness or symptoms and can relate to eachother but if you can't put a name on it no "healthy" person can understand...
    LoveWhitz LoveWhitz 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 4

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    Am hate when I'm sick

    because it always happens at the worst times, such as: My birthday Going on a Cruise Someone else's birthday Visiting people People visiting me Audition Choir I also hate when I'm tired cause it doesnt work with me. I hate waking up a 10 AM. I'm a 7 AM kind of girl so it makes...
    maddie91101 maddie91101 13-15, F Jan 26

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    Can't Do It Anymore

    I've tried for so long to be there for people, to be the best friend I can be. I'm always busy, I'm always stressed, I'm always frustrated and I'm so done with all of it. When school and work aren't getting in the way, it's my anemia. And if it's not my anemia, it's myself. I can...
    ABittersweetTragedy ABittersweetTragedy 22-25, F 4 Responses Nov 16, 2013

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    Do you ever just feel exhausted with life?

    I am just tired. Of everything.
    ksgirl11 ksgirl11 18-21, F 4 Responses Aug 26, 2014

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    My toenail fell off for good last night.

    Gonna have some ugly feet for the rest of my life.
    juliebjammin juliebjammin 41-45, F 1 Response Jan 5

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    bbluvsmomee bbluvsmomee 26-30 Dec 26, 2014

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    okay. the title is simply stupid

    and not creative at all, but the funny thing is i kinda feel that way. I'm sick. I'm tired. and it makes me feel sick and tired. i wish i don't give a ****, you know. leaving collage, taking the first cute boy i see to las vegas, and playing poker ( i don't know how to play it...
    alifia alifia 18-21, F Nov 26, 2014

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    I have been sick, and getting worse,

    for so many years. I had many doctors and "loved ones" tell me that it was in my head, that I'm just lazy and that there was nothing wrong with me. After being a pin cushion for 18 years of my life, I FINALLY got an answer a few days ago. I have Lyme Disease. I had heard of...
    Sarahberrycakes Sarahberrycakes 31-35, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I am so tired of having to deal with all the

    backstabbing and lying my sons father throws at me. I'm just exhausted from being so emotional. We have been through a lot together, and have also made a lot of mistakes along the way. I love him so much, and I don't want things to end like this but our son is stuck in the...
    britlx3 britlx3 18-21, F Jan 4

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    Im tired of going to the library everynight to

    study hard for the test I will have in this week. It will be nice if after that test I could relax and have some time for me, but no, I have more tests to study and any time. Im tired of this routine. I want vacations
    mosbyy mosbyy 18-21, F Dec 13, 2014

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    "Witness"Are you sick

    and tired of being sick and tired?Hollowed out and feeling uninspiredThe question I keep asking isWhat will it take to ease your worried mindYour worried mindNow you're letting your confusion take controlAnd lead you down a dark and lonely roadEven that won't last foreverJust...
    lilreddress lilreddress 36-40, F 4 Responses Oct 27, 2014

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    I'm tired of being surrounded by unhappy people.

    I'm tired of being the only good thing in everyone's life. Or the only thing that "keeps them going". I'm tired of making stability out of chaos. I'm tired of taking care of everyone but myself. I'm tired of being criticized for taking care of others. I'm tired of everyone...
    absolutionist absolutionist 22-25, F 4 Responses Dec 20, 2014

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    I was so curious about being model

    and I were so over controlling since then I saw UK model adds on google and I sign up that form and I send them my pictures as well and next morning he called me and I went there for photo shoot in London it was amazing but then one lady came up to me and she handed me the...
    narinagrg narinagrg 18-21, F Jan 8

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    I'm tired from crying from cutting from being

    lonley from fake friends from lies from all the dramas from the pain from wishing to die from breathing from blinking from smiling and tired from being jusdjed from depression from darkness i'm just tired of everything i'm done i want to DIE i give upppppppppppp :(
    rawan99 rawan99 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 19, 2014

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    I just need to vent. I am feeling frustrated

    and stressed out. I'm trying not to be, but I don't really know if it's working. My family has had it so incredibly rough, we just can't seem to get ahead no matter what we do. First of all, my husband had cancer from 2003-2011 (for 8 full years) and having someone with a life...
    Aimee17 Aimee17 41-45, F 61 Responses Jan 13

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    I don't think all the sleep in the world can

    cure the tiredness I feel about life right now. I'm so unmotivated to put up with anything anymore. Waking up to the same, tedious, repetitive routine EVERY SINGLE FVCKING DAY, I really can't be bothered. Seeing the same annoying people, doing the same stupid, pointless things...
    ThatAwkwardPanda ThatAwkwardPanda 13-15 3 Responses Nov 9, 2014

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    I'm Just Burnt Out On Caring Anymore

    Part of it is in my real life and some of it is in my online life. I'm tired of hiding my political beliefs out of fear of someone disagreeing with me... Partially cause I don't do well with confrontations, but then also because of having a fear of being physically harmed (I've...
    Greeneyedandcurious Greeneyedandcurious 22-25, F 7 Responses Nov 7, 2012

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    I hate trying to get through every day,

    just to wake up and feel the same way. I'm only here for my kids and wife. I always say it could be worse and soon after it actually is. There is no getting better. I know what it really means about, it's the small things that count. Just want to wake up and be able to move or...
    IWasHereOnce IWasHereOnce 41-45, M 2 Responses Feb 12

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    My Life Was Altered Forever Last Year

    I can remember it like it was yesterday, the sounds, the smells, the pain, the fear and in a second my life was altered forever. Last year I was a passenger in a car accident. My side of the car took the brunt of the impact. Yes, I was wearing my seatbelt. All the air bags...
    1CreativeVirtuosa 1CreativeVirtuosa 41-45, F 9 Responses Jun 11, 2012

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    Ready to fall asleep

    and never wake up. :/
    junipersun21 junipersun21 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 30, 2014

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    Sick Of Being Like This

    I am sick of feeling like crap all the time, battling depression and anxiety. Nothing I do seems to be helping, eating right and exercising, I still feel like a bag of crap, I still feel totally exhausted, sleep or no sleep. I feel pain all over my body, my joints, my neck and...
    be2cute be2cute 22-25, F 4 Responses Jun 14, 2012

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    ksgirl11 ksgirl11 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 30

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    If you are severely tired all day every day to

    the point of struggling to keep your job, family, friends, etc....... 1) Call your doctor and make and appointment to see what is causing it. 2) Join the Idiopathic Hypersomnia group on facebook. It is the medical term for "tired all the time and we don't know why". Having...
    HyperZombia HyperZombia 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 8, 2014

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    I am just feeling so drained out about

    everything and everyone.. I just can't handle it all anymore... :'(
    SleepyRose22 SleepyRose22 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 11, 2014

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    Nights drag on. Days last forever.

    Working so hard just to keep it together
    Hotmix3325 Hotmix3325 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 4, 2014

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    zenyah zenyah 13-15, F 1 Response Nov 26, 2014

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    every morning feels like a script to me,

    i wake up throw some grungy clothes on then i go downstairs, go to school and recently i noticed my friends sometimes seem to be sending me messages that basically say we don't care which is fine, for me. however i would like to do stuff sometimes, be free to just say what i...
    foxytiffany foxytiffany 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 8, 2014

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    Really!!!??????

    I finally got on some pain meds and have been able to get a restful sleep at night, and I actually was starting to feel better. Starting to feel rested n hopeful. then I caught the flu bug from someone. That someone being my kids. HA HA. But after getting it n being in bed for 4...
    mrsundercognito mrsundercognito 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 7, 2010

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    Im sick And...Im tired Im sick of getting

    burned on my side Because everyone else's burning is set to medium While mine is set to high Im sick And...Im tired Of seeing memories of me With a little less ugly self But a lot more failures and mistakes and just bad history Im sick And...Im tired Of wondering why everything...
    SylenaEverlasting SylenaEverlasting 16-17, F Feb 19, 2014

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    Yes, I Am Sick, Tired, Depressed, Bored, Alone, Awful... And So On...

    I'm tired of being tired... I'm tired of breathing... I'm tired of waking up... I'm tired of looking at the mirror... I'm tired of wanting things... I'm tired of people... I'm tired of waiting to see where my life is going... I'm tired of talking to people when they don't care...
    Allaloneandpoisoned Allaloneandpoisoned 22-25, F 3 Responses Sep 22, 2013

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    Who Cares ?

    after being on the EP for almost a year ( GASP) it has come to my attention that i am sick and tired of always being so sick and tired. all the music.. all the sad stuff... I AM NOT going to do it anymore.. I am going to be who i am and ..err... I AM NOT ...errr ARGHHHHHHHHHH...
    caroli9 caroli9 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 23, 2007

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    It's funny, I'm scared of death,

    but lately the idea of eternal sleep sounds like the best thing ever. I don't know why, but it seems like everything in my life wants to be extremely difficult and I usually don't want to complain because I try my best to be positive. However, it's just all starting to add up...
    RjMommy245 RjMommy245 22-25, F 1 Response Jul 9, 2014

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    Missing

    Fibromyalgia is a curse. It has taken so much from me. Every day for me is a struggle. Every day is a fight. I go to bed in pain. I get up in pain. I stretch or take meds to get rid of it. I wanted to be a parent all of my life. I finally have a daughter and I am no where near...
    RedTearsFall RedTearsFall 31-35, F 10 Responses Nov 8, 2012

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    Why do i have this kind of feeling?

    My emotions kept rumbling and fighting inside a ruin.. in the battlefield of my heart. They were mixed emotions and i don't know what I should feel. I don't know!!! It's so complicated. I don't know if I should be happy, sad, angry or wounded. But when I decided to think about...
    CursedRaven CursedRaven 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 7, 2014

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    I'm Always Tired And Have No Energy... Dysthymia The Culprit?

    I’ve been reading a lot about Dysthymia. Everything about it seems to fit me. It’s where I feel I belong. I’m afraid I can’t feel much of anything, other than “blah, grey nothing,” emptiness, flat, stagnant… I find my self often having NO ENERGY and all i want to...
    diana1987 diana1987 22-25, F 8 Responses Sep 22, 2011

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    Im tired of losing the close people in my life.

    . Its a rare thing already to have someone to be close to me and every time theyll always leave, no matter who they are, where they live, they will end up leaving me alone and having a replacement for me im their life so im just giving up.. I really am. Im not gonna keep anyone...
    TheLeftBehind TheLeftBehind 16-17, M Feb 3

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    I don't really feel emotional pain anymore,

    I don't think. when something hurts I feel this wave of.. I'm not sure.. grief? maybe torment? it ripples across me. I get chills and it instantly lowers my mood. I'm so sick of feeling so empty. I'm so sick of being me I could just die. just a minute in my skin makes me want to...
    CrimMonroe CrimMonroe 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 13

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    This is literally what I've been saying to

    myself for a while. I didn't know this was an experience. But, this accurately describes me. Sleep is so peaceful, because when I'm sleeping I don't realize that I feel stressed, scared, or sick. When I wake up, I get some sort of stomach pain like every day. I get that since I...
    RhinosaurusRex RhinosaurusRex 18-21, F 4 Responses Jan 13

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    I'm tired all the time.

    It's dragging me down now and I'm fed up with it. I also get gas and feel genuinely ill a lot too. It feels as if the toxicity is moving down over a few days and eventually exits. But there are different types! 1 part of it is definitely lactose, which I try my very hardest to...
    cloudsoflife cloudsoflife 26-30, M 3 Responses Jan 18

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    I've tried to please everyone

    for so long. I tried to please people and make people like me that I've pushed people away.. I'm done trying... Im at the point where staying away from EVERYONE is the best choice.. Even my parents are ******** to me and make me feel bad about myself.. {excuse my Bad language}
    Escapinginsanity Escapinginsanity 13-15, F 2 Responses Jul 19, 2014

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    We have lost our collective sense of shame.

    being shameless has a beauty and horror to it. you accept yourself for who you are fully... yet, it also implies you see no room for improvement. you cant see yourself in a negative light, or if you do, you cant be bothered to change it.
    LucemSpiritus LucemSpiritus 18-21, M Dec 28, 2014

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    This is literally the most accurate post I can

    think of right now. I am... I'm SO sick and tired and being sick and ******* tired. All the ******* time, too. If it's not one thing, it's another.
    showusyoursouls showusyoursouls 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 28, 2014

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    Papa Roach - Be Free.

    That song explains how I feel.
    lostluxray lostluxray 70+ Jan 4

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    The amount of pills I have to take in a day is

    ridiculous. This isn't even everything.
    SJS15 SJS15 36-40, F 9 Responses Nov 20, 2014

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    Sometimes you have to think how easy it is just

    to die. Why is it we torture ourselves going to work and school everyday. Is that really making the most of life? All just to pay for your funeral in the end...if that. Live a life for your family but never get to see them. Why bother? What did you accomplish? Look at me. Going...
    NameIsMailbox NameIsMailbox 16-17, M Feb 17

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    So here I am again...

    .after months away from here I've decided to return. Things for me are just horrible. I'm on medication now, which is making me so Ill nauseous 24/7 can't sleep can't eat....
    sewamazing72 sewamazing72 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 22, 2014

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    Work drains me completely.

    I spend twelve hours every day doing work. So I clock sixty hours a week. And weekends are spent preparing things for the coming week. My plants are dying. My hair is dropping out. I feel like **** most days. I wish I can rest, not in bed, but in a long narrow box, and fall into...
    novembermoon novembermoon 41-45, F 7 Responses Jan 16