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From last 2 days im getting cranky, getting angry very fast,

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From last 2 days im getting cranky, getting angry very fast, i work on night shift so sleep is not continuos..i sleep 3 hrs first and then stay awake for few hrs and then sleep again for 2 or 3 hrs.. My girlfriend is frustrated with this.. i dont wanna lose her
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Ken replied 3 years ago.
Hello,

Do you have any diagnosed medical condition?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

no not at all

Expert:  Ken replied 3 years ago.
Hello Vai,

I do understand.

Stress and anxiety seem to be the cause for your behavior. Less and disturbed sleep increases the severity for sure - as you rightly think.

You need to have quality sleep at-least for 6-7 hours at a stretch. Have balanced diet, adequate fluid/ avoid alcohol, smoking. Yoga, meditation help to stay away from anxiety too. Talk to your girl friend and she will definitely understand what you are going through. You will not lose her for sure.

I would also get few blood tests to rule out thyroid imbalance/ anemia or vitamin deficiency.

Wish you well.

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