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I am constantly tired but cannot sleep, is it because of depression ?

im constantly tired but never sleep a full night,keep getting cold and flu symtons, been ill on and off for last 4weeks.im 41years of age and normally fit and healthy, sometimes dont want to grt out of bed, been taking antideppresents for a year now and know its not depression .
Tue, 10 May 2011
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Hi,
At this age you have to go for few investigations to rule out some entity which may be responsible for your complains.
You go for ECG,
Rule out diabetes,high blood pressure etc.
if you are doing sedentary work,do some exercise like walking,swimming so that your body remains fit and you may not get tiredness,fatigue etc.
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