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you wake up and you feel like part of your body is still asleep

A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hummayun Ismail
32 years experience Sleep Medicine
Sleep Paralysis: This sounds like Sleep Paralysis. It is quite common in general population but if becomes frequent then can be further evaluated. It can be an auxilia ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Sleep problems: Possibly sleep paralysis. A sleep specialist could obtain a sleep study to help determine the cause.

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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Randy Stevens
24 years experience General Surgery
Better sleep habits: Try relaxing prior to going to bed. Get a routing habit of relaxation prior to going to bed so your body and mind have time to slow down and adjust. ... Read More
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Dr. Richard Zimon
59 years experience Internal Medicine
YES: it is COMPLETELY NORMAL...although it does not happen very often and studies of such "continuing dreams" have really not been done! One theory is that ... Read More
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Dr. Steven Griggs
39 years experience Clinical Psychology
I hear this often.: Your dreaming mind is working through stresses of the day, purging and categorizing memories and other sensate impressions. If the events in your li ... Read More
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Dr. Harold Fields
61 years experience Family Medicine
Dreams: Yes, this is very common and of no cosequence
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nisha Chellam
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Temprature/position: If the temprature is very cold you can wake up feeling numb. Check the air conditioning. The other reason is you sleep on the hands or legs and you ca ... Read More
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A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Eric Anderson
21 years experience Psychiatry
Sleep issues: It's possible. Those kinds of things can happen to a person with sleep issues who is not contending with bipolar, too. It might be helpful to look at ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
48 years experience Rheumatology
Either or.: Depends on how it was done and what it was done with. Cannot say either way!
A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bradford Romans
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Adjusting: To a new schedule takes a few weeks.Keep getting up at the same time, no naps, no caffeine after lunch...U will adjust... U might try reading for an h ... Read More
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A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shin Beh
Dr. Shin Beh answered
9 years experience Neurology
Sounds like it: Sounds like sleep paralysis. It is usually not harmful but may be linked to a sleep disorder called narcolepsy. You can minimize it by getting enough ... Read More
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christina Lenk
28 years experience Neurology
Pinched nerve: Many people think that your arm or leg going to sleep is from cutting off the blood supply. It's actually because you pinched a nerve. From being co ... Read More
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