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Sleeping After Stroke
I'm having extreme trouble sleeping. usually cannot fall asleep till the early hours of the morning. I get maybe 1-4 hours on an average night.
Poor sleep: Please see your doc to rule out medical conditions. See a mental health professional who may teach your some stress management techniques, self-hypnosis, or biofeedback. Peace and good health. No stimulants after noon and no computer screens of any kind at least 1 hr. before sleep. ...Read more
I keep falling asleep immediately after every meal as well as after my workouts, even while driving home! I don't snore and sleep 7 hours a night. ?
Dehydration diagnosis, double vision, walking drunk with slurred speech. Er doc said dehydrated. Came on sudden, effects hours after. Could be more?
I've been waking up after sleeping a few hours nights not feeling well. Is a blood pressure of 84 over 42 heart rate 57 to low while sleeping?
Unlikely: In general, in the immediate time period after a generalized seizure (the post-ictal period), memory registration is impaired and new memories cannot be properly formed. It is not likely that events which occur in the post-ictal period will be recalled. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
If the person has : Signs of serious head injury - they should be medically evaluated. Otherwise they can go to sleep if they desire. Possible concussion sxs: + or – loss of consciousness, headache / pressure, can't recall event, dizziness, v coordination, ringing in ears, confusion, slurred speech, nausea / vomiting ; fatigue. For concussion seek medical care. Seek urgent treatment for loss of consciousness, >>. ...Read more
Odds of posterior epidural hematoma after hitting head on car approximately 11 hours out. No loss of conscienceless, or vomiting. Was lethargic though?
Could be: If one has sustained a true concussion, which does indeed result in loss of consciousness, loss of memory or a combination of both, there certainly can be a post-concussional syndrome, which not only can result in sleep dysfunction, but an additional syndrome causing problems for roughly 6 weeks. Most of this can be controlled. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I'm a pregnant 27 year old woman. Last night i woke up from a panic attack and shortly after i experienced blurred vision. It was only in my left eye, no slurred speech, no numbness or tingling
Memory loss: Memory loss subsequent to coma can depend upon the reason for the coma. Some patients in a coma were placed in a medically -induced one while others may have had a disease state that caused the coma. Some patients may have sustained brain injury and the type an location of the injured brain can impact the amount of memory loss. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
He's always nauseaus, dizzy, anxious, goes days with sleeping 15-18 hours then days of sleeping under 6 hours. What can cause this?
Several: There are several physical and several mental disorders that would have similar symptoms. There is no reason to suffer with this problem. Get checked out by your primary care physician. ...Read more
6 wk old extreme difficulty sleeping. Won't sleep in crib, swing, car, or swaddled. Please help it takes us hours before she finally falls asleep.
It can be tough: Make time approaching sleep time calm and quiet. Don't feed, overstimulate, have tickles and then expect the child to just shut down and go to sleep. Won't happen. Dont respond instantly so they learn to lull themselves to sleep. Let them figure it out without a lot of interference from you. Google My newborn won't sleep. Lots of really good info from multiple sources like Parents.com. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Withdrawal effect: Abrupt withdrawal from medication is never a good idea. It may indicate that there is a tendency for seizures, but the sudden change in drug effect may have been the cause. It would be reasonable to go back to the previous dosing and very gradually reduce the dose sometime later. ...Read more
I'm sleeping very poorly.Awake for about 2hours during night as 18month old baby wakes .Can this poor sleep impact negatively on implantation?
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