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19 Jul 2005

I'm exhausted...
Hi...

I have a serious dilemma. I'm a 17 year old male and do not have the energy my friends have. I don't really play any sport because I'm no good at it. I try working out alot though, in the gym and most of the time in martial arts classes. I enjoy it thoroughly but can't seem to have energy to do the things I want to. I've also recently become short of breath and feel like sleeping the whole time.

Even for school, I want to do work but my body won;t allow me.Please help...!
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01 Jan 0001

Hi there,

given these changes in your physical health I advise you to seek medical advice - go and see your GP. You may be over-doing the exercising and not eating enough which will make you feel exhausted. However, ther are a number of medical issues that should be looked at and your GP is the best person to advise on this.
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