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A 28-year-old male asked:

what is the definition or description of: lethargy?

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Dr. Byron Law-Yone
Psychiatry 55 years experience
No energy: Lack of energy, apathy, sluggishness, lassitude, weariness.
Dr. David May
Dr. David May answered
Dentistry 30 years experience
Fatigue: Fatigue or drowsiness. It can be alleviated by enough rest. It is a subjective feeling that can not be measured, but is reported by the patient.

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A 42-year-old member asked:

What are these symptoms of? Lethargy, slowness, grim outlook

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Dysthymia: And if it's really grim, depression. Before your self-diagnose mental illness, there are some entities to rule out, including medication effect, hypothyroidism, and porphyria.
A 37-year-old member asked:

How do you get out of lethargy?

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Dr. Shahin Tavackoli
Cardiology 23 years experience
Exercise: Exercise and eat fresh fruits and vegetables. Also talk to your family physician, you may be suffering from obstructive sleep apnea or possibly hypothyroidism.
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How do you cure procrastination and listlessness?

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Dr. Jack Mutnick
Allergy and Immunology 17 years experience
Focus: If you are willing to write this you have already accomplished something. Maybe you suffer from severe depression or a nutritional deficiency that needs a physician to evaluate.
A 33-year-old member asked:

What does listlessness mean?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Feeling poorly: Listlessness is lack of inclination to activity, feeling of weakness, lack of interest in usual pursuits.
A 31-year-old member asked:

What is listlessness actually?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Feeling poorly: Listlessness is lack of inclination to activity, feeling of weakness, lack of interest in usual pursuits.

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