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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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    i did had sleepless nights when i was so depressed, those days was so bad,
    actionjacksonAZ actionjacksonAZ 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 23

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    I don't sleep at nights ! I'am the only one person in my group that see's the Sunrise. And then sleep in morning and wake up in afternoon lol
    Therock989 Therock989 22-25, M 1 Response 2 hrs ago

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    have you ever tired to took Belsomra?? My Dr recommend this new pill 'cos i said i struggle to sleep every night on last time. but it seems..almost of people in my country hate...
    Juri0902 Juri0902 31-35, F Apr 8

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    yes i was taking 3 immavane and my sleep is horrible. now im getting off of them and trying trazadone. im so sick of being so tired all the time.
    Ang012685 Ang012685 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    This sleeping thing has me all jacked up lol ... Up at night and sleeping in the day !! .. But I don't want to waste my day , so I try to stay up !! ... Now I'm just like...
    RavenBreanna RavenBreanna 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 1

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    i only sleep for 6 hours a night or less so that my body is so tired i go into a deeper sleep as to reduce the risk of having a nightmare. i still get them often though.
    varjakpaw varjakpaw 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 12

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    Five hours of sleep isn't enough
    ophelia379 ophelia379 26-30, F 8 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    I had a terrible nightmare last night, and I can't get over it. I was raped, and I didn't know by whom and I was suddenly like four months pregnant. Everyone at school was laughing...
    kingbrizo kingbrizo 18-21 Apr 11

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    It's so hard to fall asleep I get like an hour or two every night but none of those sleeping tricks ever work
    GoldieLocksGrahamCrackers GoldieLocksGrahamCrackers 13-15, F 2 Responses Mar 25

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    I was sexually assaulted at 11, and again at 17. I now have nightmares about rape, and dreams of suicide.
    kingbrizo kingbrizo 18-21 Apr 11

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    It's 12:53, I've written a will, that distributes all my savings all passwords everything and even goes down to the wish to have work connections and such that may be affected by...
    BlueSkysAreCold BlueSkysAreCold 22-25, F Mar 26

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    It's kind like a habit I have,but,at night when I am suppose to go to sleep.I lay hours there thinking about random stuff that happened to me and other people I know.In the morning...
    Madeforparadise Madeforparadise 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Ughh!! Last night I was planning on staying up all night to get back on a regular sleep schedule ,but I fell asleep around 8a.m. So I now am royally screwed, because I have testing...
    Munchkiness114 Munchkiness114 13-15, F 1 Response Mar 29

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    havent gone to sleep until roughly 02:00 night for 12 years or so ^^. Alot of times in the winter i get so tired during the day, i then fall a sleep on the sofa feeling like crap...
    mirkwood86 mirkwood86 26-30, M Mar 27

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    Nearly every day, I sleep all day. Except for days I have work (Twice a week). I have always had this fear of going to sleep just for being scared to deal with the next day. Night...
    Mikilfaith Mikilfaith 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 29

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    I sleep all day and stay up all night. I get about 4-5 hours of sleep total. Its become a bad habit.
    GreenEyess GreenEyess 16-17, F Mar 30

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    I'm always so ridiculously tired. I've worked 60 to 70 hrs a week (double varying shifts everyday) for the last 2 yrs. While I'm able to sleep during the night at work, I have to...
    poodahpop poodahpop 18-21, T 2 Responses Mar 24

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    I'd say it's pretty messed up. I usually don't get to bed till really late.. Last night I got to sleep around 7am and woke up at 2pm.
    PsychGirl94 PsychGirl94 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 26

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    I sleep more during the day then I do at night
    anneloves anneloves 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    My body basically would much rather sleep than be up with the sun. The sun actually overwhelms my eyes now but-- oh well. I'll fret about it when I actually have a life and real...
    NoBullsht NoBullsht 22-25, F 5 Responses Mar 22

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    Is it a crime to fall asleep? -.- had a rough night and I get blocked because I didn't respond because I fell asleep at 1am....thank you. Didn't realise it was illegal to live in a...
    kaixin97 kaixin97 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 23

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    I can't remember the last time I slept for over 5 hours uninterrupted, don't know how much longer my body can hack working nights tbh
    iamblackvelvet iamblackvelvet 22-25, F 2 Responses Apr 7

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    I work a 12 hour rotating shift schedule. It's a five week rotation. In 35 days I work 7 day shifts and 7 night shifts and occasionally 4 8 hour shifts on days. Talk about a messed...
    Pegg Pegg 56-60, M Apr 9

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    i work shifts; morning starts at 6am and i have to catch the transport around 5am. I have to wake earlier. I can't sleep early unless i'm really tired & i am a very light sleeper...
    WannabellGreat WannabellGreat 18-21, F Apr 8

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    It's midnight here and still can't sleep lol. I should get this fixed soon, before my final exam which is next week. What do you guys do to sleep early?
    supernerd22 supernerd22 16-17, M 3 Responses Apr 8

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    I been awake till 11-12 and I wake up at 4-5. I been doing this because I need to get work done(school work). Now I think my sleep schedule is really taking a toll on me. Today in...
    nuwandaisaphony nuwandaisaphony 16-17, F 5 days ago

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    For some reason, even working 180 hours in 3 weeks, I am still awake extra early on my days off, it's like I can't just sleep for even 7 hours sometimes. *yawn* Bit of a nuisance...
    gazzapocotron gazzapocotron 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 22

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    in the past 160 hours I've only managed to sleep for 2 hours and that's since I lost my two kids forever
    Alpha1M Alpha1M 22-25, M 3 Responses Apr 3

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    My mind is racing and I can't sleep I hate that!
    WickedlilAngel WickedlilAngel 31-35, F 5 Responses Apr 6

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    I keep on falling asleep during the day and it's almost 1 AM now and yes, I can't sleep.
    supernerd22 supernerd22 16-17, M 1 Response Apr 6

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    I got back from school at 3 pm and suppose to nap for a few hours. I napped for 5 hours instead so I don't know what I'm gonna do and I have school tomorrow... i have to sleep more...
    turki2550 turki2550 16-17, M 1 Response Apr 6

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    since school is over i have gone to sleep at 1am and woken up whenever i felt like it... even after i wake up i stay in bed for like 2 more hours because i don't wanna get out
    Hermine456 Hermine456 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 7

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    F$&@... My life is all messed up. Woke up and can't get back to sleep...
    liveurbestlifenow liveurbestlifenow 31-35, F 1 Response a week ago

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    I had a terrible nightmare last night, and I can't get over it. I was raped, and I didn't know by whom and I was suddenly like four months pregnant. Everyone at school was laughing...
    kingbrizo kingbrizo 18-21 Apr 11

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    I had a terrible nightmare last night, and I can't get over it. I was raped, and I didn't know by whom and I was suddenly like four months pregnant. Everyone at school was laughing...
    kingbrizo kingbrizo 18-21 Apr 11

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    I had a terrible nightmare last night, and I can't get over it. I was raped, and I didn't know by whom and I was suddenly like four months pregnant. Everyone at school was laughing...
    kingbrizo kingbrizo 18-21 Apr 11

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    I had a terrible nightmare last night, and I can't get over it. I was raped, and I didn't know by whom and I was suddenly like four months pregnant. Everyone at school was laughing...
    kingbrizo kingbrizo 18-21 Apr 11

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    4am yet again and I have company coming tomorrow - oops today -anyone have a 2x4????
    SolitaryElf SolitaryElf 41-45, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Yeah working graveyard shift is fun cause when u try to rest comfortably all the day people are out n about...so I have my headphones and covers for my eyes...just hoping the...
    EternalViolet EternalViolet 26-30, F 1 Response a week ago

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