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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 have given up on sleep. Lol literally though I have
    ForTheFallen ForTheFallen 22-25, M Dec 12

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    I think I've hit the addiction mark. I take two every night to sleep. If I don't I'll be up 24/7. Unfortunately, I ran out and I really need them tonight. I've tried to stop but...
    SheIsHealing SheIsHealing 18-21, F Dec 1

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    It's been going on for a long time, and usually when I'm in bed late at night. I have several unresolved issues from my past that, sadly enough, might remain that way. The...
    mike584 mike584 26-30, M 1 Response Dec 4

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    Ugh, every since we got wifi I've been messed up! Id spend most nights on the internet just being a twitter freak, got over that eventually but it was too late, my sleeping...
    daniebravo daniebravo 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 2

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    I stay up late almost every night, and when I set my alarm, it doesn't go off, so I end up sleeping till noon or later.
    ftmFreddy ftmFreddy 18-21, T 1 Response Dec 9

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    Despite how many times I tell myself that I am going to bed early and end up staying till like 1AM on a school night is unbelievable. Like honestly I wake up at 6:40AM and...
    colourfulskeleton colourfulskeleton 13-15, F 1 Response Dec 9

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    So for over two years now it's like I can't stay asleep at night it never fails i always wake up around 3 am and it takes me til 7am before im tired and then i feel awful bc it's...
    Tayylorr Tayylorr 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 23

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    I faked sick to stay home from school yesterday to sleep in. I ended up doing so and didn't wake up until 1 pm. I didn't sleep at all when nighttime came along, and now I'm sitting...
    losingNemo losingNemo 13-15, F Dec 3

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    I am the worst for going to bed at a reasonable time. I stay up every night until 2 or 3AM and then I have to GET up at 6 for work. I tell myself every day that I am going to...
    thisismyname99 thisismyname99 22-25, M Dec 9

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    I can't sleep -_- I want to sleep soooooo bad and have good dreams but I can't!!! This sucks but I guess I should read
    Ummnoojosi Ummnoojosi 18-21, F Dec 12

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    It's 5:30am and can't sleep. Been up all night. Any ideas on how to turn around my sleep schedule? I usually stay up late to begin with but the past couple of days I've been up...
    camtilson camtilson 18-21, M 5 Responses Dec 13

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    Anyone else stay up all night and sleep all day. At night I'm always thinking about pointless things and my mind is running a mile a minute. I wish I didn't think so much.
    camtilson camtilson 18-21, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I was at the shops and I told someone to have a nice day when it was middle of the night. Well I think this may be a good sign that I need sleep urgently.
    channy205 channy205 16-17, F 1 Response Dec 2

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    I love the night time, it's beautiful and peaceful. .. and I love the way the day looks after staying up all night. I'm so sick with emotions tonight. Good and bad but I want them...
    heysmellthis heysmellthis 26-30, M Dec 8

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    When utter loneliness overwhelmed me in the middle of the night during the darkest days of my childhood. With no one there to comfort me since by then I lived all alone I cried...
    TenThousandSorrows TenThousandSorrows 22-25, F 1 Response Dec 12

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    Yup, up most the night again! I hurt too much because of my back and it makes me sleep randomly during the day to escape the pain! I'm emotional to top it off too. I feel like crap...
    AvgDudeJ AvgDudeJ 26-30, M 2 days ago

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    I've always been a night owl. I'm much more creative later in the day and end up staying up much later than I should. Especially cramming finals for college. Although with this...
    Niltiac6 Niltiac6 22-25, F Dec 12

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    So anyone else on night shift?
    Provinceana Provinceana 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    As the Privateer known as DirtyMartini lay in a deep sleep, induced by her gem's secret powers which were unleashed by the Pirateer's own lust, the Diablesse got her plan into...
    diablesse34 diablesse34 46-50, F 5 Responses Dec 11

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    Which often means means I don't go to sleep until just before 5 or 6am. And I always feel so lazy when I wake up around midday, even though I've only had five to seven hours sleep...
    IdleFox IdleFox 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 26

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    I'm so tired but I can't sleep. I've been awake for four days straight now and have finals in 3 days. I need to sleep! Any advice?
    SnazzyRazzy SnazzyRazzy 22-25, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I go to sleep at 3am to get up at 6:30 am and start again. I just can't sleep.
    ZenanTKx ZenanTKx 22-25, M 4 days ago

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    Some days I don't sleep some days I sleep like a king fuckk it
    Juggalooking Juggalooking 70+, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I'm up once again, I wonder what time tonight I will be falling sleep. School in the morning... Just a bad day for me
    ayoolexie20 ayoolexie20 16-17, F 1 Response Nov 24

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    But I kind of like it. Those of us who are blessed with the ability to go a straight 48 till everything has a sort of purple tint... There are people who will never ever experience...
    heysmellthis heysmellthis 26-30, M Dec 5

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    My work can have a weird schedule. I think I've had like 5 hrs of sleep the last 2 days.
    jdl923 jdl923 26-30, M Dec 6

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    I live in the eastern timezone of the United States I used to have a long distance relationship with someone in California so I used to stay up till 4 or 5 my time to talk to them...
    supermario7347 supermario7347 18-21, M Dec 6

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    The only thing holding me back from living a fully healthy life is my sleep pattern smh
    diandre diandre 18-21, M 1 Response Dec 8

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    I don't know how I get through the day on the sleep I have.
    friendlygent friendlygent 26-30, M Dec 9

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    so...because of my ****** nap dream yesterday I was up till like 9ish. in the am. then...I slept like the dead. luckily I took enough sleep aids that I didn't dream. I still feel...
    ZombieBaitMaiden ZombieBaitMaiden 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 11

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    2am getting tired but dont want to sleepyet...oh why
    tones714677 tones714677 22-25, M 3 days ago

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    laying here,3am cant sleep
    tones714677 tones714677 22-25, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I've been having these issues from a good min. now, & I've tried plenty of sleep meds & meditations! Anybody know a good remedy? I need sleeep!!!
    xyxo xyxo 18-21, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I lied, I've never taken psychedelics, just hash but I'm here because I will on the weekend. My friend got LSD sent by post to where we live. It's impossible for it to even enter...
    psychedelicblues psychedelicblues 18-21, F 5 Responses Dec 2

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    i took accutane when i was 19 and it worked wonders for my cystic acne thats the only thing that cleared it up. and i rarely get pumples anymore :) but the down side is i ended up...
    BrighterDayss BrighterDayss 22-25, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    Letter of Ransom:Let it be known throughout the EP Kingdom that I, the Privateer Dirty Martini, have captured the beguiling and beautiful Pirate known as Diablesse.Her capture is...
    DirtyMartini DirtyMartini 41-45, M 11 Responses Dec 9

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    I took two pregnancy tests.. Both came out negative. But there has got to be something wrong with me. My last period was in October. My due period was supposed to be on November 21...
    bribri590 bribri590 18-21, F Dec 12

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    It's 10:20 am and I want to go back to bed, up too early!!! Apparently my brain thinks 4am is the good time to think all the mistakes I've ever made... :))
    prettygarie prettygarie 18-21, F Nov 28

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    She's not worth it, they said. You'll get over her, they said. You'll find someone new, they said. Well, they were wrong...
    emilesfault emilesfault 16-17, M Dec 10

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    It's 9pm and thanks to work it's bed time. Dammit!
    jdl923 jdl923 26-30, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    It's around half 4 and I've been up for a couple hours now, I'm against taking meds but does anyone hav any advice?
    SairaE SairaE 16-17, F 4 Responses 6 days ago

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    Help me fall asleep! Preferably American or European. I'm really picky about grammar and tone of voice. If you can skype audio call that'll be best. I want to close my eyes and...
    Mct7988 Mct7988 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    I get dreams so intense I write stories, movies, and TV show ideas from them
    MaxwellMoonHoof MaxwellMoonHoof 18-21, M Dec 1

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