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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Michelle Zetoony
18 years experience Sleep Medicine
Fragmentation: Quite a few things can cause the above. There are a number of sleep disorders that will trigger the above. In general if everything with sleep is ot ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Gieck
14 years experience Clinical Psychology
It is possible: Depending on when spicy foods are consumed, it is possible to affect dreams. if consumed near bedtime (in fact consuming significant portions of most ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jonathan Nehrer
36 years experience Child Psychiatry
Nightmares = dreams: Ightmares are simply dreams. In the theoretical aveerage person who sleeps 8 hrs a night you have 4 rem or sleep cycles. Rem or rapid eye movement is ... Read More
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Dr. Beverly Dexter
25 years experience Clinical Psychology
No More Nightmares: The brain has to process and desensitize new disturbing information. The issue is not the dream content but rather the problem of being woken up by th ... Read More
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Dr. Wil Ausborn
23 years experience Clinical Psychology
Stress and anxiety: Nightmares are sleep disruptions that include frightening content and are especially common in early childhood. Often these experiences are influence ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ricardo Fontillas
37 years experience Child Psychiatry
Lots of things: If its a child, could be discord in the family, or allowing your child to view stupid movies like "chucky" or medications. Does the person have recal ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin Passer
35 years experience Child Psychiatry
Life: Dreams, good and bad are part of life. Sometimes, short answers are best.
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shah Nawaz
35 years experience Psychiatry
Repeated awakening: Real definition of night mare repeated awakening from major sleep or naps frightening dreams with detailed recalls usually involve threats of survival ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pamela Pappas
42 years experience Psychiatry
Nightmares: Several possibilities -- among them, being on medications that are associated with nightmares, such as narcotics, antidepressants, and some antihypert ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Edward Kuhnley
45 years experience Child Psychiatry
Stress/worries: Recurrent nightmares reflect stress/worries. Review your life, list your stressors, & seek solutions. Use strategies including talking with a trusted ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Rudolf Brutoco
44 years experience Child Psychiatry
Many factors: Nightmares are both common & normal. We seem to notice & recall unpleasant dreams much more than pleasant ones. They may arise from fear, stress, pain ... Read More

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