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What is the best treatment for a sleep disorder?

What is the best treatment for a sleep disorder?

Best tx for sleep: The best treatment for a sleep disorder starts with a visit with a Psychologist or Physician expert in sleep disorders. They may refer you back to your primary care if some other medical condition is suspect, but they will be able to accurately assess your symptoms and history and make recommendations evidence based on your condition. ...Read more

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Sleep (Definition)

Sleep is a topic that involves concepts such as how long it takes to fall asleep, how many times one wakes up at night, how many hours one sleeps at night, sleep stages, ...Read more


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What is the best treatment for sleep paralysis (demons)?

What is the best treatment for sleep paralysis (demons)?

Sleep Paralysis: It happens in rem sleep to everyone usually but when you wake up paralyzed it can be scary and panicky, simply blink your eyes and you will snap out of it also get a sleep study with mslt and rule out apnea and narcolepsy. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for hypoxemia?

What is the best treatment for hypoxemia?

Underlying dz: Treatment is directed to the underlying conditions . With CHF diuretics are given. If the pts has COPD then oxygen and nebulized breathing treatments are used ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for anxiety?

What is the best treatment for anxiety?

A patchwork quilt: Approach. You are more likely to be successful in dealing with your anxiety by using more that one type of treatment. There are a # of ways to address anxiety: cognitive behavioral therapy, behavior modification, individual psychotherapy, group psychotherapy, psychotropic medications, qi gong, tai chi, acupuncture, acupressure, homeopathy, meditation, yoga, exercise program or progressive muscle. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for snoring?

What is the best treatment for snoring?

Snoring remedies: Avoid sleeping on your back ( sew a tennis ball into a pocket on the back of a t-shirt) lose weight see and ENT to be sure there aren't any nasal obstructions take medication for allergies use breathe rite strips have a dentist custom make an oral appliance. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for night emissions?

What is the best treatment for night emissions?

No Rx required: If you don't have a partner and aren't bringing about your own ejaculations on your own during the day, this is going to happen to you. There's nothing unhealthy about it, and in fact it lets your know that you've got the healthy body that a grown man should have. Talk with some other grown men about this side of your life -- maybe even dad. ...Read more

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What is the first treatment for sleep apnea?

What is the first treatment for sleep apnea?

Sleep apnea: Several possibilities: losing weight. See an ear nose & throat specialist to evaluate your tonsils, adenoids and sinus wear a CPAP or a custom made dental device that holds your jaw forward while you sleep thereby increasing the airway. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for severe depression?

What is the best treatment for severe depression?

No one best tx.: Your Dr can assess for mood disorder & causative underlying medical conditions. Talking therapy (Cognitive Behavioral Therapy or insight oriented psychotherapy) is allows for lasting change. Psychiatric meds may be indicated. Don't isolate. Spend time w people. Use your support system. Get out. Get at least 8 hrs of sleep/ night & eat healthfully. Daily aerobic physical activity is a big +. Try> ...Read more

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What is the treatment for insomnia?

What is the treatment for insomnia?

Many options: Short term meds, proper sleep hygiene, cognitive behavioral therapy, sleep restriction and stimulus control therapies, etc. A sleep specialist could help you sort through the options. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for eye paralysis?

What is the best treatment for eye paralysis?

Complicated: I do not believe one should mess around when it comes to your eyes and/or vision. Go get seen by an ophthalmologist at your earliest opportunity to be safe. If this is associated with bells palsy it is usually reversible all by itself. Some doctors use steroids for this condition others don't, but don't mess around with this one, go get checked out please. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for bed sores?

What is the best treatment for bed sores?

Bedsores: Bedsores are due to pressure over bony prominences. The best way to prevent bedsores, once they occur, is to keep pressure of these areas. That means that you need to constantly move the person into different positions to relieve the pressure. Seeking professional help like with a wound center is a great option since depending on the depth, stage and location of the uler, your options will differ. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for stress?

What is the best treatment for stress?

Good coping: You should consider seeing a counselor/therapist to help learn good coping mechanism for stress. Here are two good links: http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/stress-management/my00435 and http://www.Mayoclinic.Com/health/stress-management/my00435/tab=indepth. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for obstructive sleep apnea?

What is the best treatment for obstructive sleep apnea?

Mechanical: The treatment for obstructive sleep apnea is done only after a formal evaluation by a doctor, preferably a lung specialist. The most frequent treatment is a mechanical breathing apparatus known as CPAP - worn at night. The treatment also usually involves weight loss, avoidance of alcohol and generally keeping oneself healthy by exercising. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for a bed sore?

What is the best treatment for a bed sore?

Pressure relief: Followed by good wound care with surgical cleansing or debridement, dressings, nutrition, and hygiene with antibiotics only of necessary. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for coughs?

What is the best treatment for coughs?

Need diagnosis...: Cough treatment depends on the etiology of the cough. It could be due to bronchospasm, gerd, post-nasal drip, bronchitis, etc. All these diagnoses have completely different treatments so you should see your doc for eval for any cough lasting more than a week or 2. If it is due to a virus, it should run its course within that time. There are many effective prescription treatments. ...Read more

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What is the best cure for depression?

What is the best cure for depression?

See below: Agree with my colleagues. There's no 'best cure", it's very person specific. Some things you can do building up awareness of your sx. Creating a "crisis card" for people to contact and things to do when your symptoms become overwhelming. Working on finding out triggers, self-care routine, sleep hygiene. Qualified mental health professional will help guiding you through the process. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for croup?

What is the best treatment for croup?

Supportive care: Mild croup is often treated with cool mist to the face, or, at home taking the child in a bathroom with steam. If moderate- to- severe, the child may require care in the doctor's office, emergency department or admission to the hospital. Standard treatments may include, among other measures, steroid medication and racemic Epinephrine to alleviate airway obstruction (swelling). ...Read more

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What is the treatment for hypersomnia?

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What is the treatment for hypersomnia?

Hypersomnia Tx: Depends on the cause. Treating the cause normally improves sleep. ...Read more

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What is the best treatment for a congested heart?

CHF: Treatment depends on what the cause of the CHF is. Could be surgical, could be medical. Systolic CHF is different from diastolic CHF and valvar stenosis CHF is different from valvar insufficiency chf. Virtually all kinds have diuretic as part of the treatment. ...Read more

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Can you give me information on deep sleep treatment called narcosis?

Can you give me information on deep sleep treatment called narcosis?

Not a lot: But it is a psychiatric treatment where instead of using shock treatment or medication or therapy they put a person into a deep sleep for a period of weeks. Maybe one of the psychiatrists can tell you more ...Read more

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If I don't get enough deep sleep vs Light sleep could this be why I am always tired no matter how many hrs I sleep?

Possibly: Sleep deprivation can cause fatigue, as does excessive sleep. However, you should still see your doctor to rule out thyroid disease. If you are feeling tired with associated mood changes and weight gain, it can be related to low thyroid hormone. If the symptoms are related to abnormal thyroid, you will feel better once on therapy. ...Read more

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I can't sleep when there is light or sound. When i can't sleep I have headache. So I am always slepless . What can I do for a deep sleep?

Sleep Specialist: Did you know that there are sleep specialists with ways to learn more about your sleep patterns? Everyone has their own issues and treatment must be individualized. ...Read more

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How much deep sleep do we need each day? what is deep sleep? isn't sleeping enough? 25 male

How much deep sleep do we need each day?  what is deep sleep? isn't sleeping enough? 
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7-8 hours: Recommended. Stages of sleep are also important. Nice review of sleep stages and importance at this link http://www.charismanews.com/culture/41238-the-4-stages-of-sleep-and-their-importance Hope this is helpful. Best of luck. Dr R ...Read more

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issue where I feel like I haven't slept, no deep sleep. But time goes by fast and sleeping partner says I did sleep just Wakeup often, what is it?

 issue where I feel like I haven't slept, no deep sleep. But time goes by fast and sleeping partner says I did sleep just Wakeup often, what is it?

Fragmentation: It is somewhat common for restless sleep to feel like you haven't slept at all. A variety of problems can cause this from breathing disturbance to pain to medications that keep you in light sleep. Discuss with doctor if this continues as a sleep study may be helpful. ...Read more

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When i go to deep sleep my right side Thai starts burning , so i get up from sleep and rub that place but it doesn't stop again starts after some time?

ROS: Reactive oxygen species causes this type of pain. Some of the products that help are ultrainflamx by metagenics, nac, bromelain+cla, phosphatidylcholine by biotics, circuzyme, cats claw by prlabs. ...Read more

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My one month old infant doesn't sleep well, he stayed up a lot lately. What can I do to help him get a good deep sleep and more?

My one month old infant doesn't sleep well, he stayed up a lot lately. What can I do to help him get a good deep sleep and more?

Baby sleep: there a lot of issues that can prohibit an infant from sleeping, from a multitude of GI issues to bad feeding schedules. Try "The Newborn Sleep Book" for some advice. ...Read more

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Please tell me what we have to do for deep sleep?

Try good sleep: hygiene. Retire & rise same time each day. Keep bedroom dark & cool & use only for sex & sleep. Turn off tv. No naps. Exercise regularly but not in late evening. No caffeine for 6 hrs & no alcohol or tobacco w/i 2 hrs of sleep. Keep dinner moderate sized & finish at least 2 to 3 hrs before sleep. Can try warm milk, Chamomile tea or melatonin along w light reading, warm bath or lavender scent. ...Read more

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How do you get more REM or deep sleep?

How do you get more REM or deep sleep?

Sleep: You can determine your sleep architecture by doing a sleep study and if you are deficient in any stage then you can seek to fix it. ...Read more

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Can you attain deep sleep in four hours during polyphasic sleeping?

Yes: If you are talking about rem sleep, you can reach it on average in 90 minutes or less. You can have more deep sleep if you sleep 7hrs straight. ...Read more

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Do people that take sleeping pills go into a deep sleep or a light sleep?

Do people that take sleeping pills go into a deep sleep or a light sleep?

Depends: It depends on the pill. The newer agents allow a person to progress through all the stages of sleep naturally and feel good upon awakening and refreshed! ...Read more

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I always lost sleep and deep sleep and dreams always expect doctors help?

I always lost sleep and deep sleep and dreams always expect doctors help?

May need sleep eval: Retire & rise same time each day. Keep bedroom dark & cool & use only for sex & sleep. Turn off tv. No naps. Exercise regularly but not in late evening. No caffeine for 6 hrs & no alcohol or tobacco w/i 2 hrs of sleep. Keep dinner moderate sized & finish at least 2 to 3 hrs before sleep. Can try warm milk, Chamomile tea or melatonin along w light reading, warm bath or lavender scent. ...Read more

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What to do if i could hear me snoring before i even happen to be in deep sleep! normal?

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What to do if i could hear me snoring before i even happen to be in deep sleep! normal?

It is not normal: You may have developed sleep apnea, which is a potentially life-threatening condition. People with sleep apnea often snore, but they also stop breathing for 10 sec or more during their sleep. There is growing evidence that osa promotes vascular endothelial dysfunction, brain damage and atherosclerosis.Talk to your doctor and request a full sleep study for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what household medication leads to deep sleep that is safe for children?

Could you tell me what household medication leads to deep sleep that is safe for children?

Why is he not sleepy: Find out why your child is not sleeping well before you attempt to medicate him. Lack of sleep higiene causes many sleeping difficulties in kids. Make sure your child is able to self soothe in order to go to sleep and make his sleeping space only for sleep. Take tv´s out of the room, and let your chils "wind" down for 30 min before you want himto fall asleep. Have a routine and be consistent. ...Read more

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Why when I go to sleep I feel like I go into a deep sleep and wake up gasping for air feels like im gonna die?

Why when I  go to sleep I feel like I go into a deep   sleep and wake up gasping for air feels like im gonna die?

Sleep apnea or: Obstructive sleep apnea is the most common cause of this symptom, but there are other causes (including ondine's curse). A sleep study will show precisely what the cause is. ...Read more

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Absent deep sleep during sleep study. Is this stage necessary? What would the symptoms be? How to get deep sleep?

Absent deep sleep during sleep study. Is this stage necessary? What would the symptoms be? How to get deep sleep?

REM IS CRUCIAL: REM/deep sleep is crucial , make sure to get a copy of the sleep study to confirm if sleep apnea or restless legs are present as well. You need to keep a sleep diary and try to keep your timing and preparation for bed ROUTINE. With the other symptoms full labs , TFTS EKG ECHO. Tilt table. Melatonin is my first line medication then ambien, lunesta or rozerem (ramelteon) to try and reset the sleep cycle ...Read more

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Difficult To Wake From Sleep (Definition)

Deep sleep refers to sleep that is especially difficult to arouse from. ...Read more