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Driving Drowsy - Any tips for survival?
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Started this discussion. Last reply by Jared Apr 5, 2009.

 

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Jared replied to Sleepy Girl's discussion Driving Drowsy - Any tips for survival?
"Be extra careful about driving while on the phone though. If you're already tired, being distracted is the last thing you need."
Apr 5, 2009
jj replied to Sleepy Girl's discussion Driving Drowsy - Any tips for survival?
"Turn the air up real cold so it blasts on your face. Also, bop along to the music while you are driving. I also reccomend carrying a sleeping bag or pillow in your car, sometimes I pull over and take a nap (better that than falling asleep at the…"
Apr 4, 2009
Jared replied to Sleepy Girl's discussion Driving Drowsy - Any tips for survival?
"Provigil is just another med, with its own set of benefits and problems. It's definitely not a panacea. Don't believe the hype about any medication until you see how it works for you. Same goes for Xyrem and any other so-called…"
Mar 17, 2009
Jared replied to Sleepy Girl's discussion Driving Drowsy - Any tips for survival?
"I'd get a disability lawyer and fight this. How ridiculous is it to measure someone's sleepiness by something as arbitrary as driving to get milk! Your doctor should be chastised severely. Personally, I'd be getting a different one,…"
Mar 17, 2009
Jared replied to Sleepy Girl's discussion Driving Drowsy - Any tips for survival?
"Personally, I nap before any trip. I also take stimulants, sunflower seeds, chewing gum, and water. No Caffeine as that just makes me jittery and eventually I feel more tired. I also keep my blood glucose under control ( I have diabetes type 1,…"
Mar 16, 2009
Hee replied to Sleepy Girl's discussion Driving Drowsy - Any tips for survival?
"Sleepy Girl have you tried Provigil? It is a wonderful drug on the market for Narcolepsy & Shift work sleep disorder and Obstructive Sleep apnea. It has changed many peoples lives. Ask your Dr about it."
Feb 3, 2009
NS replied to Sleepy Girl's discussion Driving Drowsy - Any tips for survival?
"Take a nap before you drive."
Jan 30, 2009

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At 6:01pm on May 21, 2008, JudiElise said…
Hey, SleepGirl!

Nice to see you in here. I read all of your blogposts on NSF. I am glad we will get to talk more, I hope. I have another website on this same network. Hope to see you on my page

Take care,

Judi
 
 
 

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