Excessive Daytime Sleepiness

Everyone has days when they simply can’t seem to stay awake. Whether you slept poorly the night before, got up earlier than usual, or simply haven’t had your daily dose of caffeine, some days you feel excessively tired until you finally make it to bed at night. Excessive daytime sleepiness or hypersomnia is one of Read more about Excessive Daytime Sleepiness[…]

Night Terrors

Night Terrors: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, & Remedies

Also known as sleep terrors, night terrors are episodes of intense fear, screaming, and flailing while you are still asleep. These terrors are also sometimes paired with sleepwalking and other parasomnias. Episodes can last anywhere from a few seconds to a few minutes, and the patient usually has little to no memory of the event Read more about Night Terrors: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, & Remedies[…]

How is Sleepwalking Diagnosed

Sleepwalking: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, & Remedies

There are times when a dream feels so real that you wake up wondering whether you were truly asleep at all. For some people, the line between wakefulness and sleep is less clear, and they actually walk or perform other activities while asleep. This is formally known as somnambulism but is more commonly referred to Read more about Sleepwalking: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, & Remedies[…]

What is Snoring

Snoring: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, & Remedies

Whether you’re sleeping in a strange position or have a stuffy nose, we all snore from time to time. Snoring is a common problem among people of all ages and genders, and it affects roughly 90 million Americans. Of those 90 million, about 37 million experience snoring on a regular basis. Though snoring may seem Read more about Snoring: Symptoms, Causes, Treatment, & Remedies[…]