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Lack of sleep and farting

A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chris Oh
Dr. Chris Ohanswered
Internal Medicine 21 years experience
Yes: Restful sleep is important for healthy body. Lack of sleep causes many problems such as high bp. For eg people with sleep apnea wake up frequently at ... Read More
Dr. Sergio Schabelman
Cardiology 48 years experience
YES: and so do Sleep apnea/ Stress/ anxiety/ coffee/ smoking/ being overweight and sedentary lifestyle as well as a diet high in sodium intake.

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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Van der Werff
Dentistry 39 years experience
Poor health: It will lead to poor performance and an increased risk of getting sick. Sleep is needed to allow our bodies to replenish itself from the daily activi... Read More
A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shiroko Sokitch
Holistic Medicine 37 years experience
Great idea: Massage helps relax you and your muscles, should be very helpful for sleep.
A 23-year-old male asked:
Dr. Paul Pyles
Addiction Medicine 33 years experience
Great question!: Lack of sleep is harmful to the brain. You may not necessarily die from lack of sleep directly. However, you can die in a motor vehicle accident if yo... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Not really: But when you are really tired you might get a little blurriness if doing close work or staring at computer screens all day . It's never good to be sle... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wei-shin Lai
Family Medicine 19 years experience
Yes: Sleep deprivation is a method of torture. Without sleep, your brain cannot recover some important chemicals necessary for life. But it really takes a ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Alianswered
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Insomnia: Many. Secondary insomnia can be related to stimulant use such as caffeine/alcohol/nicotine/amphetamines. Withdrawal from sedatives such as opiates, an... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Humberto Quintana
Psychiatry 44 years experience
Yes: Physiologically, lack of sleep is able to cause the headache, lack of energy, and even depression. In addition, there are some other effects. You have... Read More
A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
Neurology 52 years experience
Not so, as lack of sleep does not cause a significant fever, but a fever from an occult infection or medical illness could contribute to difficulty sl... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Douglas Liva
Ophthalmology 40 years experience
No: Lack of sleep doesn't contribute to cataract formation.

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