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Sleep Talking With Eyes Open
A sleep apnea device:
Sleep talking is one of the 'parasomnias' identified as part of a sleep disorder.
A simple oral appliance may be all that is necessary to inhibit this common disorder.
See a dentist that is trained in sleep disorders to treat this simple problem. ...Read more
A sleep study is: Needed to determine if your symptoms are caused by sleep apnea, especially if you feel groggy during the day. Start by seeing your doctor. In medicine, we always search for the cause of physical or behavioral symptoms in order to provide treatment plans that are most likely to manage the symptoms effectively. ...Read more
Is coherent sleep-talking a sign of nocturnal seizures? Sometimes my speech is vulgar if that changes anything...
Treatment not needed: Sleeptalking is a normal variant. The person doing it makes no sense - it is just words or phrases jumbled together, though the listener will often automatically add things to make sense of it. There is no need to treat it. ...Read more
No guarantees: To v risk of sleep talking: 1. avoid sleep deprivation. 2. Avoid excessive stimulation before bed tv (auditory & visual), radio (auditory), blue lights, confrontations, exercise, etc. 3. Manage your stress levels. 4. Avoid drinking alcohol at night. 5. Avoid eating late at night. 6. Consider medical evaluation. ...Read more
Sleep entry disorder: Sleep walking/talking is often seen in those with poor sleep habits and or sleep deficits. Making changes in the sleep routine and adding as little as a half hour of sleep/night can sometimes eliminate this pattern. ...Read more
Of course: Not only sleep talking and hallucinations could be a side effect, but also chronic trouble sleeping. ...Read more
Sleep talking is a sleep disorder that occurs in the middle layers or 'stages' of sleep. Getting into the deeper layers of sleep can alleviate the problem.
An oral appliance can help in two ways. It can help a person get into the deeper layers and it can make speech unintelligible if it does occur.
See a dentist about a 'sleep appliance'. ...Read more
What to do if I know sleep talking is fairly common, but I was wondering what is normal for sleep talkers?
Please clarify: Can you clarify what you mean and re-ask. Thanx. ...Read more
Headache specialist: And sleep specialist for complete evaluation and sleep study. Once diagnostic is confirmed. Treatment is available. ...Read more
Sws: Yes if suppresses slow wave speech.Get a more detailed answer ›
Do you also sleep: Walk? How do you know you do these things? If these increase in frequency, you may want to see your PCP, and discuss having a referral to a neurologist for further workup and possible sleep study to rule out fugue or other states of consciousness you're in. Am sure they will be able to tell you what your diagnosis is. You don't want to find out you drove or walked somewhere in this state of mind. ...Read more
I talk in my sleep. I've been told I sometimes have full conversations and with my eyes open. How can this happen and what can I do about it?
I was trying to sleep when suddenly my eyes closed and I couldn't move at all I couldn't even open my eyes when I tried or I couldn't talk at all?
? sleep paralysis: You may have actually been asleep and in the rem stage. That is about 10 minutes in each 90 minute sleep cycle. This is when we dream and it is in this stage that sleep paralysis occurs. We can easily be deceived by believing that you were "trying to sleep". You may need a sleep lab test. ...Read more
Hello doc. I just want to ask if there is a sleeping disorder such as whispering while eyes open as if I am talking to somebody? Because it has been my problem, my husband is always thinking that I am having an affair because of that. But I always tell hi
Not uncommon: For people to talk, whisper, smile or laugh in their sleep- all subconscious. ...Read more
Unclear cause asleep: If your symptoms are related to waking up and not being able to move or talk then you could be experiencing sleep paralysis. If so then you should be checked for narcolepsy. Speak with your doctor and if he/she agrees then the study of choice is a sleep study with multiple sleep latency testing (mslt). ...Read more
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