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TOPIC TITLE: Desire to sleep when under depression or anxiety
Created On 3/29/06 5:17 PM
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eps
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3/29/06 5:17 PM
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Dear Dr. Price:

As you know, I feel very pleased with your valuable responses.

Is it really typical for someone under depression or anxiety to have a desire to sleep? Depression and anxiety are usually associated with insomnia rather than with sleepiness. If both are possible, is there a way of knowing under what type of situation one or the other would onset? Besides taking medications, what can one do when a desire to sleep more than the normal time is present? If getting up is very hard, how could one struggle against such a problem?

Looking forward to hearing from you.


Sincerely,


EPS


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