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A 16-year-old female asked:

For the past few months, i've been getting very tired/sleepy during the days. get sleep at night and eat healthy. what could the cause be?

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Dr. Stephen Gordon
45 years experience
Any other symptoms?: Sore throat, headache? If you have those symptoms too, then possibly you have mononucleosis. See your physician for an evaluation. Teenagers also require more sleep, if you're in a growth spurt, you may just need more sleep.
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