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Lack of mood and irregular periods

Almost perfectly timed at the end of the 2008-2009 school year, I've noticed a change in my moods. That is, I've felt next to no emotion for the past 6 months, which I attributed to just the seasons. For the few months before then, I was a tad overemotional. I attributed this to just teenage hormones, or seasonal changes, and being in love. I don't know if there's anything abnormal about it.

Right now though, I'm experiencing:
*Lack of emotions or moods changes, whatsoever (completely the opposite of whats expected of teens)
*Pressure behind my eyes, as if they're bulging (new development)
*Rapid heart rate at seemingly random occasions.
*Thin hands and feet
*Enlarged, visible veins
*A quick ache when running or exercising, or even standing. I'll move and notice my ankle hurts.
*When I raise my shoulders and twist from side to side, I can hear a noise as if my spine is grinding against itself
*Darkening under the eyes
*Irregular periods. One came about a week early, the next was very light.

I used to experience a huge amount of fatigue when I woke up, but thats gone now. Now, I instead experience no fatigue, replaced instead with just a general feeling of malaise. Previously, my periods were rather heavy.

It's confusing, as I could just not be eating right, or that I'm lacking sleep. The thing is though, my entire family has developed bags under our eyes and thing hands and feet. I'm unsure which symptom belongs to an individual ailment, or some factor in the air I breath and water I drink, or just plain genetics, or multiple ailments. Perhaps i'm paranoid and just shocked by the contrast from how I feel now, and how I felt last spring - I doubt it though.

I've been scavenging the web, and as far as I've seen, an endocrine disorder is my best bet.

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replied November 18th, 2009
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You should go see your doctor and get your hormones checked out. It could be a thyroid issue or something like that. It could also be Seasonal Affective Disorder. In that case, light therapy will help a lot. Don't try to diagnose yourself, just go see your doctor.

Write down all your symptoms, how long you've had them, what (if anything) makes them better or worse, and how severe they are. If the rest of your family has some of these symptoms, bring that up, as well. Also, write down any questions you have for the doctor. Take this list to your appointment.
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replied January 17th, 2019
Thank you for asking at Ehealth forum!

I read your question and I understand your concern.
I would suggest you to have thyroid function tests and serum cortisol to rule out endocrine disorders. If these investigations were normal then consult psychiatrist to evaluate you for somatoform disorder.
I hope it helps. Stay in touch with your healthcare provider for further guidance as our answers are just for education and counselling purposes and cannot be an alternative to actual visit to a doctor.
Take care
Khan
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