... The constant tiredness is really making life not so fun as it could be. ... (4 replies)
... I sometimes take over the counter sleep meds or prescription Ativan to sleep at night bc I have a constant urge to sleep during the day and stay awake at night, but this seems to be a vicious cycle, just making me more tired during the day. ... (0 replies)
... You might still have sleep apnea. People with apnea often snore, choke, or gag, during sleep, but not everyone with apnea does this. I don't. Even the tech at the sleep lab told me I don't snore.
If you are having chronic fatigue, and medically everything else checks out okay, it is time for a sleep study! I know it seems like a difficult thing to arrange, but it really... (4 replies)
Your story sounds almost identical to mine. Also of note I do not have sleep apnea- my husband says that I do not snore and breath evenly throughout the night.
I constantly dream as well...its so frustrating. I would like to get a sleep test but it seems like a daunting task! Please update if you find out anything new. (4 replies)
... sleep apnea is possible and often overlooked by docs
heavy snoring or gagging or choking when asleep suggest a sleep disorder, an overnight sleep study is needed from a sleep lab, a referral from a doc is usually needed but contact a sleep lab for details
it can help to taperecord or videotape yourself if you sleep alone (4 replies)
... I forgot to mention that I've had my thyroid tested several times and it is at optimal levels. (4 replies)
... Hi. I really hope someone can reply to this message.
I am ALWAYS tired. I sleep 9-13 hours a night every night and i still am tired all day. I am in college in Maryland and there are some classes that i CANNOT stay awake in. What scared me cold was once when i found myself falling asleep opening a pack of lifesavers, thinking that sucking on them would help me stay awake.... (2 replies)
... irritability for no apparent reason...reason really is, constant state of fatigue and sleepiness, just like someone being up for 2 days and then being asked a favor by someone they don't really care for. ... (6 replies)