Spyker asked in HealthOther - Health · 7 years ago

Difficulty falling asleep... Plz help?

i am facing problem falling asleep from past week. I don't know how it started. Before it i am able to sleep without efforts and been slept for atleast 7 hrs... But somehow i am unable to sleep now. Every night i have these thoughts around my head that i can't sleep and find myself thinking the same at 5 am. Plz help me. have tried counnting number down, listening music but somehow at the end i reach to the thought that i can't sleep and it keep me awake all night. BUT YES I GET 2-3 HRS IF SLEEP EARLY MORNING LIKE BETWEEN 6-9 OR 10.

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  • 7 years ago
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    Sleeping pills can give you bad side effects such as headaches and drowsiness during the day so you are better off without them.

    To sleep better just relax and switch off, if you can.

    If you are having trouble switching off at bedtime some light exercise (for example, push ups or sit ups) at bedtime often helps you to relax, unwind and switch off and that often improves your sleep. Strenuous exercise at bedtime is likely to ruin your sleep.

    Common OTC sleep aids include Chamomile tea, 5-HTP, Melatonin and Valerian Root.

    Sleep enhancing foods include warm milk, turkey, cherries, oatmeal, bananas, wine and others as in http://au.search.yahoo.com/search?p=%22sleep+enhan...

    You can see further tips in http://au.search.yahoo.com/search?p=%22how+to+fall... which tells you "how to fall asleep and stay asleep".

  • 7 years ago

    Drink 1 glass of milk before you sleep.

  • Anonymous
    7 years ago

    One thing that really helps me is listening to a fireplace ! ,I don't have one but I searched on YouTube and it really helped calm me down and rest.

  • Anonymous
    7 years ago
    Source(s): JW.org
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  • 7 years ago

    I suggest this http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=ukBpc0ENrTQ it's good I use it :)

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