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Rephrased: I have been to several check ups since 4/23/12 when my sleep study was done. Why am i not being treated for sign. Sleep disorder breathing?
Sometimes: Sometimes the disorder is not discovered early enough and a second study must be done. Other sleep disorders require one type of a negative sleep study then another kind after that. The long and short of it is that there are different kinds of sleep disorders an different kinds of tests with different requirements. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Many: Sleep apnea is the commonest. Nighmares, night terrors, sleep paralysis, sleep walking, insomnia. Most are associated with rem sleep and some are obviously observed. A sleep laboratory can make a diagnosis of "mystery" cases. Sudden infant death syndrome (sids) is a sleep disorder and there are ocassionally symptoms that may predict it as a possibility. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Keep Sleep Log : If one keeps log of sleep symptoms like snoring, fatigue, restless leg symptoms, daytime sleepiness, difficulty falling asleep or maintaining sleep etc. When were symptom onset and, any progression? Put in scale of 0-10. Consider your family input what they feel in severity or progression. Discuss this with your doctor and obtain guidelines to see if you any sleep disorder. Best wishes. ...Read more
Should stimulants such as ritalin (methylphenidate) and adderal should be used to treat sleeping disorders?
For some: They can be used to treat narcolepsy and residual symptoms of sleep apnea (after CPAP or other treatments have been optimized). Only a sleep study can accurately diagnose these conditions and use of stimulants prior to the test can interfer with making a diagnosis. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Could a sleeping disorder explain why I've had excessive daytime sleepiness most my life? Which disorder could it be? How r sleeping disorders treated
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