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Is dream interpretation accurate?

Is dream interpretation accurate?

No: When I was a kid, I was foolish enough to believe in this. I learned from my experience the power of wishful thinking and self-deception. Neither freud's theory of dream interpretation or pop fortune-telling claims have any scientific basis; freud does deserve credit for developing talk-based psychotherapy, and today one's dreams may be something to talk about despite no specific meaning. ...Read more

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What does it mean to have persistent dreams about being raped? Is it because of my past catching up to me or some non sense dream interpretation?

What does it mean to have persistent dreams about being raped?  Is it because of my past catching up to me or some non sense dream interpretation?

It could be PTSD: Individuals who have experienced trauma may experience nightmares about the trauma as well as other symptoms. If you are a victim of past sexual trauma then it might be ptsd. Please discuss with a medical or mental health professional. ...Read more

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Why am I constantly dreaming of me being angry at someone, my friends, family and people I don't even know. It has been happening for about four months,?

Why am I constantly dreaming of me being angry at someone, my friends, family and people I don't even know. It has been happening for about four months,?

Dreams road to UNC: Dreams represents repressed unconscious emotions. They can have different levels of interpretation. Dream is like a play where the setting, director, actors and actresses are created by the dreamer.
It also represents a way to express the anxiety, fear and wishes. Hence, it can be understood only by the dreamer with the help of a therapist who is good at it. ...Read more

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I can't tell if my dreams are real?

If u are : Able to still note they are dreams this is good. When u say whether they are real, that's hard to understand. Are you having problems in your awake life, separating it from what you dream, or do you feel your dreams are indicative of future events. In either event, if you are having significant problems then see a psychiatrist or a clinical psychologist. Gd luc. ...Read more

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What causes someone to die in his/her own dream?

What causes someone to die in his/her own dream?

Individual interpret: All persons dream should be interpretted by that person in the context of their own life. There isn't usually one answer to fit particular dream content. . Our dreams are part of the mind's repair that goes on when we are asleep. ...Read more

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What makes someone have dreams while they sleep?

What makes someone have dreams while they sleep?

Dream: Sleep is an active state that happens as rem and non-rem.
In rem sleep most of your brain functions are happening as usual and you can have emotions and percieve things i... However, your input and output systems from cortex are disconnected ... That's why with activation of different systems of memory, emotion etc you develop experiences that are all internal called dream. ...Read more

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Why might someone have wet dreams almost every night?

Why might someone have wet dreams almost every night?

Only in males: May be due to excessive semen production, or irritation of seminal vesicles or prostate gland. ...Read more

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Is there evidence showing a human will die if they can't dream?

Is there evidence showing a human will die if they can't dream?

No long term data: I don't believe there have been long term studies on individuals who have had their rem sleep suppressed for a long period. The only person I know of who did was michael jackson who went without rem sleep as he was using Propofol for sleep a powerful rem suppressant. ...Read more

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If I dream about someone does that mean i secretly desire them?

Not necessarily: Dreams can be interpreted in any number of ways. One could also dream of people they don't like. So, there is not direct causal relationship between dreaming about a person and desiring them. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Why do I keep dreaming every night? Don't think I used to before.

Why do I keep dreaming every night? Don't think I used to before.

Dreams: Dreaming is a normal physiologic occurrence, many people do not remember dreaming. Dreaming can occur in any stage of sleep, not just rem or rapid eye movement sleep. ...Read more

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Can someone interprut my dream about seeing someone who has passed?

Can someone interprut my dream about seeing someone who has passed?

Unclear: Dream interpretation is not well grounded in science. Sometimes our dreams reflect real world concerns or thoughts that we have, but trying to understand a specific "meaning" out of a certain dream is hard to prove or disprove. I usually tell patient to focus less on the content of dreams and more on how the dream made them feel. Sometimes a useful approach in therapy with patients. ...Read more

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What happens if someone was born blind can they see in their dreams?

What happens if someone was born blind can they see in their dreams?

Great question!: There're studies showing that blind people can 'see color' in their inner vision that's pretty accurate to how those particular colors appear to us, who can see. How is that possible? So, that's a great question. If they had vision, and lost it later, it's probably true they can see in their dreams. For those who never saw, it's a different question, as those neurons were never developed that way. ...Read more

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Is the fact 'someone who appear in your dream is missing you' true?

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No: There is no reason to suspect that other people's thoughts of you will manifest in your dreams. ...Read more

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I can't stop dreaming and have been dreaming constantly for last 5 months?

I can't stop dreaming and have been dreaming constantly for last 5 months?

Normal: Dreaming is a normal part of a sleep cycle. That you remember your dreams just indicates that you woke up during your REM sleep. Congrats, this is the best time to wake up. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Dreaming is it true that if you dream about someone they dream about you too?

No, : No, actually that isn't true at all. Dreams are random and often based on what we have seen or thought of during the day. So if two people saw each other a great deal it may happen randomly, but it is not related. ...Read more

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Why do I feel like I'm kind of awake when I'm dreaming- I can't tell if they're dreams or not?

Why do I feel like I'm kind of awake when I'm dreaming- I can't tell if they're dreams or not?

You could be both: You may be having hypnogogic phenomena. That is starting to wake up while still dreaming or starting to dream before you're fully asleep. It's not dangerous & usually transient. Perhaps there's been a recent change in your sleep pattern. Just sticking to basics, like no coffee or nicotine in the late evening should help. ...Read more

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I constantly feel like I'm in a dream and can't get back to normal. How do I get back to reality?

I constantly feel like I'm in a dream and can't get back to normal. How do I get back to reality?

Drealization: Some people feel a very anxious experience of things not being quite real I can be very uncomfortable and the anxiety about it can make it worse. It's important to have medical evaluation to rule out medication effects or medical condition, and a good psych eval after that. But if it is anxiety related often psychotherapeutic techniques can be taught by a clinical psychologist — there is help! ...Read more

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I tend to enjoy my dreams. I don't even want to wake up! unless they're nightmares. Is this common?

I tend to enjoy my dreams. I don't even want to wake up! unless they're nightmares. Is this common?

Unknown: Not sure if this is common, but some people do have very vivid and enjoyable dreams. As long as you can tell the difference between reality and dreaming, it's unlikely to be a problem. ...Read more

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Can you tell me if someone is suffering from nocturnal emission (wet dreams) who he should consult with?

Can you tell me if someone is suffering from nocturnal emission (wet dreams) who he should consult with?

Nocturnal Emissions: No one. These are natural and do not in any way represent disease or a medical condition. Your body is designed to keep the sperm in your prostate gland as fresh and healthy as possible. That means, if you are not emptying your prostate gland on a regular basis like very other man you know, then your body will cause the emission of old semen to make room for new and fresh semen. ...Read more

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Can you tell me what you suggest if someone is suffering from nocturnal emission (wet dreams) who he should consult with?

Can you tell me what you suggest if someone is suffering from nocturnal emission (wet dreams) who he should consult with?

No one: Wet dreams are the body's normal release if you are not having sex or masturbating. A guy makes sperm each day and when too many builds up it must be released and wet dreams is natures way. ...Read more

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My bro killed himself 2 weeks ago. I keep searching 4 someone in my dreams. But not him. We were searching 4 him the day he died.

My bro killed himself 2 weeks ago. I keep searching 4 someone in my dreams. But not him. We were searching 4 him the day he died.

Subconscious mind: Is causing you to dream about this. If it is bothering you I would suggest talking with a counselor to help yo deal with and resolve this situation. ...Read more

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I am 24 and sometimes I get wet dreams. I couldn't find out why it happens to me. What shud I do after that some say just fresh up or eat a?

I am 24 and sometimes I get wet dreams. I couldn't find out why it happens to me. What shud I do after that some say just fresh up or eat a?

Simple...: The aim of every living life is..........propagation of gene. You are biologically capable for it for more than 8yrs. So the dreams are the end result.....you need to fulfill your biologic obligation. ...Read more

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For the past 2 days I haven't felt awake like I'm suppose and usually do once I take my meds. The best way I can describe it is like I was dreaming?

Awake: There may be a host of different reasons for your condition, but based on the limited info you provided, it's impossible to suggest anything. More info is needed. ...Read more

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I dream about ex-bf I left in 2006. B/c of dream, I look him up online to see if he's doing ok but I don't contact him. Dated 10 yrs. Normal to dream?

I dream about ex-bf I left in 2006. B/c of dream, I look him up online to see if he's doing ok but I don't contact him. Dated 10 yrs. Normal to dream?

Love: Normal to dream but if the relationship is truly over is best for you to discontinue looking him up as it may be prolonging your the pain of ending. Best. ...Read more

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Some timea I feel like everything around me are not real I feel as I am dreaming, this sensation sometimes stay up to weeks and I can't concentrate?!

Some timea I feel like everything around me are not real I feel as I am dreaming, this sensation sometimes stay up to weeks and I can't concentrate?!

Need assessment: Many things can cause symptoms like this -- like drug use/intoxication, head injuries, psychosis, trauma responses w/dissociation, etc. Full evaluation requires in-person doctor visits. To get help you can start with your primary care physician, who can review your overall health & get appropriate studies. Your doctor will likely also want a psychiatrist involved in your assessment & care. ...Read more