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I Have To Take Sleeping Pills To Sleep At Night

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    Major Mood Swings

    I used to have major mood swings. i thought i was getting enough sleep, but I always had trouble falling asleep and getting the good nights rest. my grandparents thought i was bi-polar because my father has the bi-polar disorder. The doctor said i wasn't getting enough sleep...
    pottsie pottsie 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 24, 2010

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    One Little Pill

    For years I searched for sleep... I would stay up till 4 every morning in the hopes that maybe if I reached exhaustion I would sleep and feel rested. I tried meditation for those of you that don't know what this is ...it is when you count from 12 to 1 in your mind... seeing the...
    elderwitch47 elderwitch47 46-50, F 2 Responses Nov 8, 2012

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    One sleepless night, thoughts began streaming through my mind regarding a world in a parallel universe. I was compelled to write them down. I created a blog about these thoughts...
    MarinaDawnRose MarinaDawnRose 51-55, F Oct 11

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    Can't fall asleep. It's gonna be one of those sleepless nights :/
    Katiepoohmm Katiepoohmm 18-21, F 4 days ago

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    I have taken it and now have the correct type This Explains A lot- I Am An INFJ! Stats Rarest personality type; estimated 2% of population. Characteristics private sensitive...
    OppressedLuna OppressedLuna 13-15, M 2 days ago

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    Having to take melatonin and tylonel pm to get a decent amount of sleep otherwise I'm wide awake. I wish I could just fall asleep naturally and not rely on pills. No wonder why I'm...
    fallout07 fallout07 18-21, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I just started taking Zantrex 3 Fat Burner in the red bottle today and it really curbs my appetite and makes me have extra energy. So far I haven't had any side effects and was...
    fallout07 fallout07 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 28

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    Hi guys. I'm 22 years old. The History with my girlfriend and I: We dated briefly in high school before she went off to college. She's a girl who is well kept and doesn't look...
    daveR80 daveR80 22-25, M 3 Responses Sep 21

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    hangover or Sleeping disorder?
    georgezim01 georgezim01 51-55, M 1 Response Oct 12

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    I sometimes don't get to sleep until 2am then have to be up and leave the house by 7am. I have 2 hours after class before I need to drive to work where I some days grab a nap but...
    DizzyGreenEyes DizzyGreenEyes 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I'm working a 12 hr. shift tonight and for the next 2 nights. I'm getting too old for this, I want to sleep like a "normal" person. I feel like I'm missing out on my life!
    UVaNurse UVaNurse 31-35, F Sep 21

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    It's one of those nights. I hate myself. Ahhh this feeling suuuucks. It's gonna be a long night!
    lizygurl lizygurl 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 2

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    I'm at a friends house and Iv been sleep deprived since Saturday. I stayed up all night Saturday and Iv been tired and feelings like I'm nothing. This effing sucks.😫
    oxoxJillianxoxo oxoxJillianxoxo 13-15, F Oct 5

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    Is it just me, I have been trying to fall asleep every night for the past week, but I can't seem to fall asleep, I am exhausted all day, and then as soon as my head hits the pillow...
    Julia22514 Julia22514 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    i dont have a good reason to stay up late, it just seems to happen. ive been going on about 5 hours of sleep per night which isnt too bad i guess. although i have been asked if im...
    R4DIO R4DIO 16-17, M 5 days ago

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    I Am Getting Bored Of Humanity And myself. All of it. I don't want to act. Or to step up to the plate and "become" something. I just want to chill out. And be whatever I am. I feel...
    brushfirefairytales brushfirefairytales 26-30, F Sep 21

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    I'm always up late at night when I don't have to go anywhere the next morning and I wake up late.
    mattywheels25 mattywheels25 26-30, M Oct 4

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    I have been sitting in my friend's bedroom, basically since 1 AM, writing on my lap top and listening to music. I am tired, mostly mentally. Drained. Sick. Done. I called home, my...
    Theworldisminenow Theworldisminenow 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 13

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    I'm not getting enough sleep and that's pretty terrifying because then I het bags under my eyes and i read you gain weight when you don't get enough sleep....
    xnelx xnelx 16-17, F Oct 10

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    I spose we'd be hard pressed to find someone who hadn't. I like to think more about all the times I've drifted off to sleep with a smile on my face. The numbers may not be even...
    niklb niklb 41-45, F Oct 3

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    Praying I can sleep some time soon. My head is pounding and my heart is racing.
    lizygurl lizygurl 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 3

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    ........... not yet, but I wonder what one will be like. is it intense? is it passionate? I want to have one just for the experience. O.o
    BIackyChan BIackyChan 22-25, M 2 Responses Sep 28

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    http://www.blogthings.com/thecoffeeshoptest/ You Are a Pacifist You seek peace in all aspects of your life. You get stressed out easily and have to avoid noise of all sorts. You...
    mother1983 mother1983 26-30, F Sep 22

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    http://www.blogthings.com/thecupcaketest/ Your Cupcake Says You Are Loveable At parties, you tend to be laid back and even a bit shy. You are an observer. You have a fair...
    mother1983 mother1983 26-30, F Sep 22

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    http://www.blogthings.com/theknittingtest/You Are CuriousYou are a reserved, more introverted type - but that doesn't mean you're a hermit.You are truly interested in other people...
    mother1983 mother1983 26-30, F Sep 22

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    any females interested in a pee holding contest?
    burstingbadly burstingbadly 22-25, M Oct 12

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    So it's 2am and I'm wide awake. Body, why must you torture me so?
    TaleOfTwoMinds TaleOfTwoMinds 16-17, F 9 Responses Sep 25

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    and the tears just keep rolling. praying I don't make a dumb mistake. it's not good to make decisions when you're upset.
    lizygurl lizygurl 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 8

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    It's the worst. :( there's one specific instance I remember.. my brother joined a cult in Texas years ago and we hadn't heard from him in a long time. We didn't even know if he was...
    ShimmerSquirrels13 ShimmerSquirrels13 22-25, F Oct 12

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    I can stay in bed for 24hours. Asleep for at least 16 of those. I woke up at 4pm yesterday its now 7:42 am and I proberly get up after 10pm. This is a normal schedule for me.
    nyxmoon nyxmoon 18-21, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I did a long time ago. I'm not proud of it. I often wonder what she is up to...
    3Dogmatic 3Dogmatic 36-40, M 2 Responses Oct 10

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    http://www.blogthings.com/thecheesecaketest/ You Are a Blueberry Cheesecake You are a unique and quirky person... the type of person who's suited for purple foods. You are bouncy...
    mother1983 mother1983 26-30, F Sep 22

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    I have lost 3 stone in 7 months and i am very proud of myself! I have always been a yo yo dieter but within the last 6 years of being in a long term relationship i found it hard to...
    OrangeLemons24 OrangeLemons24 22-25, F a week ago

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    The last time I slept well was a long time ago. I'm sick of every single day not sleeping until it's morning time, tossing and turning all night and waking around 12-3pm feeling...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 70+, F 2 Responses Oct 10

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    It started in June, well in reality it started before that. My husband and I had to put our first dog down, one that was very very much mine. He was sick and it was for the best...
    bellfalls bellfalls 22-25, F 3 Responses Sep 28

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    I tried taking more sleeping pills than I usually do...just to get sleep. But it didn't work -.- still woke up in the night and I'm up early!
    jackjack600 jackjack600 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 28

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    I've always suffered from anxiety and thoughts and worries that would pop into my head at random. They used to revolve around disease or paranormal/religious thoughts, and even...
    Patronusmagic Patronusmagic 18-21, F Oct 8

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    I haven't in a while though. Life's been so good lately and I don't plan on thinking about it ever again. But when I was younger I did. I've thought about it seriously three times...
    genericidiot genericidiot 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 21

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    Take a few extra sleeping pills tonight? ...Yeah
    jackjack600 jackjack600 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 26

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    Sleeplessness Solution that Worked for Me: I have always had trouble sleeping due to the avalanche of thoughts, self doubt, obsessive planning and conjecture, regret, vivid...
    foxtale foxtale 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 29

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    Even after taking sleeping pills I woke up every two hours...almost to the minute! -.- this is so frustrating.
    jackjack600 jackjack600 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    I am staying up all night looking at the ceiling. Can some people help me get sleep. Honestly I don't want to take any pills or anything. Ginny,13
    Ginnylove Ginnylove 13-15, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    These sleeping pills got me like ZzzZzzz
    FreeSpirit02 FreeSpirit02 18-21, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Some day I plan on taking a bottle of sleeping pills and hope to never wake up...
    believe201427 believe201427 26-30, F 6 Responses 5 days ago

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    Moonshine is my 4 year old red catahoula. I love her to death! I'm almost 37 weeks pregnant and have been having trouble sleeping at night. The other day my amazing mother brought...
    ErinTripp94 ErinTripp94 18-21, F Sep 29

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    Restless, is a bit of an understatement. I apparently can have full blown sex while I'm asleep and not remember much about it. It has gotten so bad that I have told my partner that...
    Lightandshadows Lightandshadows 31-35, M 1 day ago

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    I've tried sleeping in the nude . But I have difficulties getting to sleep. It's supposed to be the best way to get a good nights sleep as your body regulates the heat and cools...
    interlink2 interlink2 46-50, M 1 Response Oct 3

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