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Fatigue is often confused with tiredness. Tiredness happens to everyone -- it's a feeling you expect after certain activities or at the end of the day. Usually, you know why you are tired and a good night's sleep solves the problem.

From: Coping With Cancer-Related Fatigue WebMD Medical Reference

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American Cancer Society.

National Cancer Institute.

Reviewed by Louise Chang on January 12, 2018

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American Cancer Society.

National Cancer Institute.

Reviewed by Louise Chang on January 12, 2018

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