Parasomnias

What is Parasomnias?

Parasomnias are a category of sleep disorders that involve abnormal movements, behaviors, emotions, perceptions, and dreams that occur while falling asleep, sleeping, between sleep stages, or during arousal from sleep. Most parasomnias are dissociated sleep states which are partial arousals during the transitions between wakefulness and NREM sleep, or wakefulness and REM sleep.

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HI JUST WANT TO ASK A QUESTION ABOUT MY HUSBANDS SLEEP PATTERN HE DOESNT SLEEP MOST OF THE NITE HE WOULD GET UP OUT OF BED AND WALK AROUND THE ROOM...

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Hi there, your husband seems to be suffering from what is commonly known as sleepwalking and sleep eating. Technically they are called somnambulism...

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A man attacked a woman which was with me, and the. tried to attack me as well.
Since then my solar plexus is giving me pain, that pain goes down...

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Need physical examination and screening for PTSD

Detailed Answer:
Good evening. I'm very sorry you went through that awful...

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Hi. I have been trying to fimd answers online for the past few days but havent had much luck. My partner has been telling me for about two weeks...

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Hello,

Thank you very much for posting this query in HCM

Before i respond to your question, i would like to say that the medical...

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A man attacked a woman which was with me, and the. tried to attack me as well. Since then my solar plexus is giving me pain, that pain goes down...

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Is it unusual for a person to rouse from a dream standing in the corner of their bedroom, arms at their side and head down?

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I am looking for a sleep specialist, not for sleep apnea , but for discovering why I talk and hallucinate all night long, every night. I live in...

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