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    az330 posted:
    I havent slept in 2 days....too much on my mind.... I close my eyes and cannot sleep. the hours are dragging. Im losing my mind
    Jade2012 responded:
    Hi AZ,
    Sorry to hear that...have you tried anything to help facilitate sleep? Like a warm bath, sleepytime tea, warm milk, lavender aromatherapy, reading something light-hearted to help you relax, etc.? I hope you're sleeping right now.
    In helping others we shall help ourselves, for whatever good we give out completes the circle and comes back to us. - Flora Edwards
    soulkeepers responded:

    Hope you can get some sleep soon.
    az330 replied to soulkeepers's response:
    I have slept about 5 hours in 2 days. I have a call into the dr. I think its the new meds my dr put me on....
    I have tried sleepytime tea, warm bath. I do not have sleeping pills in my house because I do not trust myself with them. Mentally tired but just cant sleep....Im try to keep myself present I feel like hiding and going into lurking mode. I need some time. I dont know if this makes sense or not. I think im just rambling now....
    Jade2012 replied to az330's response:
    Yes, it does make sense, AZ. Hopefully, its a side effect of a new med that can be tweaked to help you sleep - or, it may be that another med will work better for you.....
    In helping others we shall help ourselves, for whatever good we give out completes the circle and comes back to us. - Flora Edwards

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