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why do i still feel sleepy after a 9 hours of sleep, i do not snore, not obese, don't exercise, no drugs, no alcohol, no smoke, and what should i do?

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Dr. Edward Hellman
29 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Check up: A medical check up would be a good place to start including checking some basic things like you hemeglobin, blood sugar, thyroid function, etc. you might also try an exercise program to see if it helps as well (if approved by your doctor). If work up negative, sleep study may be helpful.
Answered on May 23, 2017

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