Difficulty Staying Awake During Day And Drowsiness

Last Editorial Review: 2/19/2021

These symptoms are suggestive of sleep disorders or sleep deprivation. There are a number of different sleep disorders. These symptoms can also be related to certain medications. If you have sleep problems that persist over time and do not improve, discuss the condition with your healthcare provider to help determine the cause.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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