I believe you guys gotta go to bed at 11pm and wake at 5, right?Well when u first joined the forces, did u guys have difficulty adjusting ?
jlf6 said:I put a search up for the topic and found nothing so I figured I would try my luck with the most overworked part of the military... the infantry.
Basically I would like to start a threat on various tips and tricks for dealing with drowsiness caused by sleep deprivation. On those long excercises when you are running on about 2 hours of rack a night for like 2 weeks what are some you your guys tricks for staying awake and alert on sentry? What about while doing a recce and you are lying in the same position for a long period of time? Caffeine pills? Stabbing yourself with yourself with your bayonet to illicit a sympathetic nervous system response? (j/k) Anything you guys might be able to offer would help the majority of us newer troops.