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Parasomnia is an abnormal disruption of sleep, such as sleep walking, sleep talking, nightmares, bedwetting, sleep apnea (problems with breathing that cause loud snoring), or nighttime seizures.
Sleep disorders appear to be first sign of serious neurological diseases

Sleep disorders appear to be first sign of serious neurological diseases

Sleepwalkers don't feel pain while suffering injuries

Sleepwalkers don't feel pain while suffering injuries

NTNU researchers find link between sleep disorders and psychiatric problems in young children

NTNU researchers find link between sleep disorders and psychiatric problems in young children

New Johns Hopkins mobile app educates care providers on improving sleep, overall health of patients

New Johns Hopkins mobile app educates care providers on improving sleep, overall health of patients

Kids who are bullied at ages 8-10 are more likely to suffer from nightmares by age 12

Kids who are bullied at ages 8-10 are more likely to suffer from nightmares by age 12

Study finds victims of bullying are at increased risk of experiencing sleep disturbances

Study finds victims of bullying are at increased risk of experiencing sleep disturbances

Free online sleep disorders guide for all professionals in primary care

Free online sleep disorders guide for all professionals in primary care

Adult sleepwalking may induce violent behaviors and affect health-related quality of life

Adult sleepwalking may induce violent behaviors and affect health-related quality of life

BAP releases new guidelines on treatments for sleep disorders

BAP releases new guidelines on treatments for sleep disorders

Asynchronous telepsychiatry provides primary-care physicians greater access to psychiatric consultation

Asynchronous telepsychiatry provides primary-care physicians greater access to psychiatric consultation

Sleepwalking, bedwetting persist into adolescence

Sleepwalking, bedwetting persist into adolescence

Sexsomnia more common in men than women

Sexsomnia more common in men than women

Sleep problems in children and adolescents with ASDs associated with daytime behaviors: Report

Sleep problems in children and adolescents with ASDs associated with daytime behaviors: Report

Short, unpleasant, dreamlike mental activity occurs during sleepwalking, reveals study

Short, unpleasant, dreamlike mental activity occurs during sleepwalking, reveals study

Obstructive sleep apnea increases likelihood of parasomnia symptoms

Obstructive sleep apnea increases likelihood of parasomnia symptoms

Study finds genetic link between sleep disorders and depression in young children

Study finds genetic link between sleep disorders and depression in young children

New Sleep and Breathing Disorders Center at UT Southwestern

New Sleep and Breathing Disorders Center at UT Southwestern

Catathrenia, or sleep related groaning can be successfully treated with CPAP

Catathrenia, or sleep related groaning can be successfully treated with CPAP

Baby's conception and birth influences mother's dreams

Baby's conception and birth influences mother's dreams

Children from lower socioeconomic classes have more sleep problems

Children from lower socioeconomic classes have more sleep problems