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Old 03-18-2013, 07:44 PM   #11
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I too am suffering insomnia. I roll over all night. I've been dealing with a compressed nerve in my neck that shoots pain down my left arm. It's getting better now, but my new fun thing is RLS!!! AND, I have the joys of having to get up and pee 3 times a night as I also suffer from Interstitial Cystitis and it gets worse during pregnancy.

But, I have not found my awesome sleep position yet. It's time for a new bed for me.


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Old 03-18-2013, 07:45 PM   #12
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I actually sleep pretty well. I'm so tired at the end of the day, I think I could sleep through a tornado. Ok, maybe not. But I am exhausted, and as soon as my head hits the pillow, I am out. I wake up to pee and to roll over, but immediately go back to sleep. I'm hoping that this continues. I have to sleep with a body pillow between my knees and elbows, otherwise parts of my body go numb.
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Old 03-20-2013, 12:35 PM   #13
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Re: Sleep

I have insomnia also. Awake for a 2-3 hour block in the middle of the night. I just bought an extra firm and fluffy pillow from target that I use when I lay on my back. My head is really elevated with this and it is so nice. Sometimes I put a toss pillow between my knees to get the pressure off my back or hips.
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