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A 16-year-old female asked:

I always feel tired and get blood tests for this. i have low white + red blood cells. i'm getting tested again soon,how can i feel more awaketillthen?

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Dr. Tanya Russo
Pediatrics 27 years experience
Chronic fatigue: Chronic fatigue can often be caused by lifestyle choices such as inadequate and irregular sleep patterns, excessive stress, medications/alcohol use and inappropriate diets/inadequate nutrition. Be sure to check and balance these things while waiting for the results of your work up.
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