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I sometimes repeatedly stop breathing just as i fall asleep. When this occurs i also have increased pain from a hiatal hernia. Whats causing this?
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Sometimes as I start to fall asleep I feel like I stop breathing and then jolt awake. It also feels like my pulse gets weird. I sometimes can't fall sleep all night and it gets worse the more Aleppo deprived I am. ?
A 28-year-old male asked:
When in bed about to fall asleep, feels like my heart stops and i stop breathing and i sit up really fast. Is this anxiety?
A 39-year-old member asked:
I've been having trouble sleeping and staying asleep. What can I do or take to fall asleep and stay asleep?
A 25-year-old male asked:
Bad twitches. Can't stop. Been doing it for years. Happens even when asleep. Not myoclonic jerks because happens when awake falling asleep and asleep
A 40-year-old female asked:
Whenever I'm about to fall asleep, I wake up gasping feeling as though my breathing has stopped. Eliminated anxiety and sleep apnea. Anything else?
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I have trouble sleeping at night. When I try to fall asleep I am dreaming while awake. I cant fall asleep but I have vivid dreams and Im fully awake.
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A female asked:
Don't have insomnia but having trouble falling asleep due to stress (staying asleep is fine). OTC/other temp remedies to help fall asleep?
A 27-year-old female asked:
I wake up shortly after falling asleep coughing and feeling like i need to breath.This happens very rarely but its strange.Did i stop breathing?
A 49-year-old female asked:
I was falling asleep everywhere friend said it could be the tea. I quit drinking it. Stop falling asleep. Started tea again now falling asleep again.?
A 26-year-old female asked:
Is ther something i can do 2 sleep? i've been havin trouble sleeping. like i can fall asleep f4, 1 hour & wake up and then i cnt fall back asleep.
A 33-year-old female asked:
I have problems sleeping at night tossing and turning i have no problem falling asleep I've tried sleeping pills like melatonin but it doesn't keep me asleep I wake up many times during the night.
A 43-year-old member asked:
I have a hard time falling asleep at night because i stopped taking ADHD meds what can I do to fall asleep better?
A 29-year-old male asked:
While falling asleep i suddenly couldn't breath/move for 5 seconds. Is it more likely sleep paralysis or apnea? (i don't snore and always sleep poor)
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Dr. Michael Summers answered
22 years experience Sleep Medicine
Many possibilities: First reaction is that you probably are sleep deprived so make sure you are getting no less than 7-9 hours of sleep per night. In addition, other thi ... Read More
A female asked:
Why do I forget to breathe when i'm falling asleep? While i'm trying to fall asleep at night, it seems as if i forget to breathe. I snap out of it and gasp for a breath and i'm out of breath like i've been holding my breath. It's really scary. I'm 27 year
A 28-year-old female asked:
Can alcohol cause insomnia, body tremors at night while trying to sleep? I have a feeling like im falling down when im asleep , thats why i get up
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