Pain & Insomnia. Your pain may be the cause of your sleep issues. Please see your doc to get to the root of your pain. One possibility is Lyme. He/she can test for that but the blood work is not very reliable. Your symptoms need to be taken into account. For better sleep avoid stimulants after noon and computer, iPhone, screens of any type one hr. prior to bed. Peace and good health.
Sleep deprivation. Not sleeping well at night can disturb the balance of certain hormones, such as cortisol, leptin and ghrelin. Too much, or disrupted cortisol rhythm in the system, can come with stress -- and can cause Insulin resistance and weight gain. Ghrelin stimulates appetite, while leptin tells the brain you're full. Poor sleep drives leptin levels down, and ghrelin levels up -- stimulating appetite. Read more...
Why do BP meds cause weight gain? 1 hr cardio/2 ltrs h2o/8 hrs sleep/healthy diet/yoga and I've still gained 15 lbs I can't lose! What am I missing?
Is amtripiline the antidepressant known to cause weight gain and does it help for sleep spelling is a little off sorry?
I want to know if zopliclone causes weight gain and if is better than valium. I can't sleep and I have a bipolar disorder.
Depression, Anxiety. I admire you for your concern for Health. Irregular periods, weight gain and insomnia are likely due to stress causing Anxiety and Depression. You have been taking Hiderax(Atarax) which helps with Anxiety and causes sedation. Valium is for anxiety and is habit forming. In some people Zopliclone can cause weight gain. See a Psychiatrist for diagnosis, Medication; Therapy for anxiety and depression. Read more...