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How do you fall asleep at night?

Lately I've been having these nights where I lay in bed for up to eight hours, completely exhausted, but just cannot fall asleep. I used to try to stop my thoughts, and I'd focus on my breathing and say "in, out, in out, etc" in my head, hah, but it hasn't worked since I got pregnant. What do you do to fall asleep semi quickly?(Not including taking tylenol pm :P)

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Racheliny

Asked by Racheliny at 2:13 AM on Apr. 11, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • hot warm bath works for me
    or i have some thing to eat also helps with full tummy i can sleep better as well
    dutchcanadain

    Answer by dutchcanadain at 2:18 AM on Apr. 11, 2011

  • I read, get on Cafemom on my phone, keep my feet elevated by 3 pillows. I put tea tree oil & socks over my feet before I go to bed & wake up. My feet are fat! Lol especially after running around work for 8 hrs. Try adding exercise routine.
    shynu

    Answer by shynu at 2:46 AM on Apr. 11, 2011

  • I just wait until I'm exhausted, lay in bed, and I usually fall straight to sleep.
    jessiskinner200

    Answer by jessiskinner200 at 8:15 AM on Apr. 11, 2011

  • Warm milk or chamomile tea
    elizabr

    Answer by elizabr at 9:47 AM on Apr. 11, 2011

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