Allergy

Why am I so tired?

Your anaemia-related fatigue self-assessment score.

Have you had to cut back on normal, everyday activities? (grocery shopping, cooking, looking after your family, mowing the lawn, walking up stairs, etc?)



Is this because of feeling weak or extremely tired?



Please rate your ability to do the activity you enjoyed the most, where 1 = equally able and 5 = not able.





Please rate the impact this tiredness or weakness has had on your ability to lead a "normal" life.





In addition to experiencing extreme tiredness or weakness, are you experiencing shortness of breath?


In addition to experiencing extreme tiredness or weakness, are you experiencing chest pain/palpitations?


In addition to experiencing extreme tiredness or weakness, are you experiencing dizziness?


In addition to experiencing extreme tiredness or weakness, are you experiencing a lack of concentration?


In addition to experiencing extreme tiredness or weakness, are you experiencing a lack of energy?


In addition to experiencing extreme tiredness or weakness, are you experiencing a pale skin?


In addition to experiencing extreme tiredness or weakness, are you experiencing irregular sleeping patterns/sleeping disorders?


In addition to experiencing extreme tiredness or weakness, are you experiencing menstrual problems?


In addition to experiencing extreme tiredness or weakness, are you experiencing any loss of libido?


Do you know your haemoglobin (Hb) level?


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Dr Morris is the Principal Allergist at the Cape Town and Johannesburg Allergy Clinics with postgraduate diplomas in Allergology, Dermatology, Paediatrics and Family Medicine dealing with both adult and childhood allergies.

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