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I've been there. Stomach pain is really common and notoriously difficult to diagnose. There is a lot involved in the digestion process, and often pain is felt in a different place than it originated (it's called referred pain). At your age, the problems are less likely to be serious and a doctor would probably suggest the symptoms are stress related. Stress increases the acid in your stomach, pushes adrenaline into your system, makes your bowels move eratically, and can cause weird ticks like the thing with your eye.

But there are some other things you can do to handle it on your own, relating to diet, sleep, antacids, allergies, pain relief, and exercise.

Common culprits for the pain you've got: High fat foods, acidic foods (e.g. citrus, vinegar), spicy foods, Alcohol, coffee, tea, too much nicotine, stimulants or pills on an empty stomach. Eating very small meals with irritating foods, or eating large meals with hard to digest foods. You might also have food allergies or food sensitivities. (I get excruciating pain and nausea when I eat certain fruits and vegetables.) For a few days-week, keep track of what you eat and when the symptoms appear, and eliminate the suspects. (You can read about elimination diets to get some fast tips on how to do it.) You might save yourself months or years of torture through a little detective work.

Antacids might help with both the pain and the nausea. There are fast acting antacids like Tums, and longer acting acid reducers. I like Pepcid Complete for occasional pain, because it includes both types of acid fighters. But if the problem is persistent, go with a longer acting acid reducer. You can also coat your stomach before you eat, by having a little milk or a few saltine or graham crackers before you eat a small meal.

You can use Tylenol or Ibuprofen for the pain. Try Tylenol first because Ibuprofen can irritate your stomach. Take a pill with some bland food or milk, and never ever take more than the prescribed dose (it could overload your liver).

Common culprits for the eating related fatigue: Food allergies or sensitivies, eating too much at one time, eating hard to digest food, eating mostly carbohydates, alcohol, or not getting enough protein, iron and vitamins. Take a mulivitamin with iron to prevent anemia, and improve your general health and concentration.

You can balance out your energy during the day by including some carbs, protein and fat with every meal. Never eat simple carbs or sugar (e.g. white bread or candy) alone. Add some fiber, fat or protein to slow the breakdown of the sugar in your bloodstream.

Irregular sleep habits can also mess with your digestive system and your eyes. There are a whole slew of chemicals and hormones that are supposed to work together, but if you keep changing the time you sleep and eat, they don't work together properly. (After I pull an all-nighter, I get pain, nausea, or diarrhea for a couple days afterward.)

And last but not least... exercise can help your body fight the effects of stress on your body, improve your digestion system functioning, assist with energy, and especially with the CONCENTRATION you need for school. There are probably stress management seminars on campus going on now, and at the end of the semester. You might learn something cool to help prevent physical symptoms.

I don't blame you for wanting to avoid taking a lot of tests. (I've been put through tests for 6 month, and I'm still not done. But at my age, I'm due for some of them anyway. However don't avoid going to the doctor or health services if you continue to feel sick for a long time. They can give you nausea meds if needed. Go right away if you have intense pain with fever, throw up blood, pass coffee ground looking stools, etc.