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Is burnout real? Describe please.

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Dr. Bac Nguyen
Family Medicine
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In brief: Yes..common and real

Evryone has a breaking point.
..Some are able to handle stress better than others, but human have limitations...Burnout has many symptoms: irritable, fatigue, insomnia, depression, feeling overwhelmed/depleted/detached/cynical, low self-esteem, making errors, lost sense of humor, not smiling as usual, lower sex drive, short-fuse etc...And many many more... Consult your doc/therapist... Good luck.

In brief: Yes..common and real

Evryone has a breaking point.
..Some are able to handle stress better than others, but human have limitations...Burnout has many symptoms: irritable, fatigue, insomnia, depression, feeling overwhelmed/depleted/detached/cynical, low self-esteem, making errors, lost sense of humor, not smiling as usual, lower sex drive, short-fuse etc...And many many more... Consult your doc/therapist... Good luck.
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