A 23-year-old male asked:
I wake up after each dream/rem episode. been tired, groggy, and having short term memory problem for months. what could be the cause/reason?
3 doctor answers • 9 doctors weighed in
Clinical Psychology 40 years experience
Waking after REM: sleep suggests that you are not sleeping deeply enough. Please see your doc who may order a sleep study for your. One POSSIBILITY is sleep apnea. Peace and good health.
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Neurology 52 years experience
Sleep disorder: Would not be surprised if you had some sleep apnea issues, which could disrupt your sleep pattern with secondary cognitive issues. Other issues could be the answer, however, and may be best to explore via an overnight sleep study. Explore this with your doctor.
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Clinical Psychology 42 years experience
11 viewsAnswered Jan 16, 2021
Last updated Jan 16, 2021
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