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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Beverly Dexter
Clinical Psychology 25 years experience
Sleep disturbance: What type of sleep disturbance? Insomnia, nightmares, stopping breathing during sleep, may all be caused by different conditions. More information a... Read More

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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hesham Hassaballa
Pulmonary Critical Care 22 years experience
A number of things: There could be sleep apnea. You could also have underlying depression as well, which can also disturb sleep. Caffeine may also disturb sleep, as can a... Read More
Dr. Ravi Chand
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Sleep: We have a sleep wake switch in our hypothalamus, called the vlpo and scn they regulate our circadian rhythm and Adenosine build up while awake causes... Read More
Dr. Beverly Dexter
Clinical Psychology 25 years experience
Sleep disturbance: For most people, unhelpful habits are at the root of sleep disturbance. But it is best to get a good assessment from a Psychologist expert in sleep di... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine 73 years experience
What kind???: There are many. Sleep lab is diagnostic.
Dr. Dennis Clifford
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Polysomnogram: A sleep study is called a polysomnogram and it assesses breathing patterns, arousals, oxygenation, stage of sleep and airflow. The most common sleep d... Read More
Dr. Ravi Chand
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Sleep tests: Sleep study to rule out apnea, periodic limb movements. Actigraphy for identifying sleep patterns, mslt for detecting narcolepsy, mwt to detect hypers... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Clifton Schermerhorn
General Practice 40 years experience
Depends: Depends on the nature of the sleep disturbance...Bets to seek evaluation at a sleep clinic...Most larger hospitals have them.
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Sleep disturbance.: There are many things which affect the quality and quantity of sleep. There are a variety of causes for sleep disturbances, such as alcohol use, heav... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Clifford
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Depends: Sleep disturbances covers a wide range of problems from sleep apnea to insomnia. Most sleep disturbances have excessive fatigue or drowsiness as the p... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Neil Liebowitz
Psychiatry 39 years experience
Sleep disorder: Many sleep disorder, like sleep apnea and periodic limb movements the person may not be aware of. Likewise, waking up a few times at night briefly is... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marsha Davis
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Depends: There are many types of sleep disturbances and treatment is individualized . Need more info to specifically answer your question. Coul vary from sugge... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Weight ?: How tall are you and how much do you weigh? If your BMI is over 15, you could be suffering from obstructive sleep apnea. Visit this site for BMI calcu... Read More
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 29 years experience
No. : Stranger things have happened, but 'no' there is no association between the two.

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