Chronic fatigue

Chronic fatigue is a complex medical condition characterized by extreme and persistent feelings of tiredness, exhaustion and lack of energy that lasts for more than 6 months and doesn't improve with rest. The exact cause is unknown, but it may be related to infections, immune system problems, stress, poor sleep or underlying medical conditions.
The main symptoms of chronic fatigue include:

Diagnosing chronic fatigue can be challenging as there are no definitive tests. Doctors will run various medical tests to rule out other conditions with similar symptoms such as anemia, thyroid disorders, sleep apnea, etc. They will also consider symptoms, medical history, sleep patterns, activity levels and mental health.

Some tips for managing chronic fatigue include:

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