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A 18-year-old female asked:

I am experiencing fatigue, appetite changes (quality: increased appetite) , trouble sleeping (quality: unrefreshing sleep) (worsened by: varying sleep schedule, alcohol use) , night sweats, decreased energy level, difficulty staying awake during day, wei

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Dr. Roxanne Lewis
Specializes in Clinical Psychology
Sleep is important.: Stop alcohol use and then contact a doctor about a sleep study. If your night sweats are from a cold clammy skin, this is anxiety, if your skin is hot to the touch, your thyroid may be working incorrectly. In any case, you need evaluation by a physician to help get your sleep back on track. Sleep problems can cascade into a lot of very nasty consequences. Get help.
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