3 years

Oversleeping and overeating

im a 17 y/o teenager for the last few days n month i always overslept n overeating , but these days i dont eat that much bcs i thought eating will make me sleepy . But this oversleeping problem still happen to me eventho i dont eat much, bcs of this problems i always feel panicked when wake up bcs i didnt get my work done/ didnt manage to study n makes me procrastinate a lot bcs of frustration . is it actually normal or what should i do to fix these ?

Dr Ramzdhan,

3 years

Hi and thank you for asking us

Through the question and statement you gave on the above section, i completely understand your concern over this matter. For your information, there some several reasons to why you might have problem of oversleeping such as:

  • Lifestyle factor. Sleeping late or not getting enough sleep can cause you to oversleep
  • Thyroid problems
  • Heart disease
  • Sleep apnea
  • Depression

In order for us to provide you with an accurate choice of treatment and management, we need additional details to explore further into your current complaints. Therefore, we greatly suggest that you refer this to your nearest medical doctor. If you have any more enquiries, you can click on the link (DoctorOnCall) and speak to our doctors in private and get the consultation you need on the phone. Thank you.

Get a good rest with a restful sleep.


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