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I am a 24 year male with no previous medical issues. Of late I am feeling tired very soon. No other issues to describe aat this point of time. - Asked by n P on 29-Mar-2014 15:07:55

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    Answered by Dr. Suneel Vallabhaneni on 29-Mar-2014 23:35:53

    There are multiple reasons for tiredness. Here are a few common reasons that apply to your age: 1. Low thyroid function - other symptoms of this disorder are - weight gain, high sensitivity to cold, hair loss and constipation 2. Low red blood cell count, also know as anemia. Watch for any symptoms of blood in the stool or black tarry stool 3. Electrolyte imbalance, especially low potassium 4. Vit D deficiency 5. Depression - other symptoms of this disorder are feeling lonely and down on most of the days, not enjoying daily activities which you used to enjoy before, poor sleep, feeling guilt etc. It would help to see a doctor and discuss your medical condition in more detail to narrow down to the most possible cause for your tiredness.
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