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What are the different types of insomnia?

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Dr. Gerald Bausek
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Insomnia

Insomnia may be caused by stress, anxiety, depression, substance use, medical conditions, medications, poor sleep habits, a change in work schedule or environment, or a primary sleep disorder. Insomnia also becomes more common with age.

In brief: Insomnia

Insomnia may be caused by stress, anxiety, depression, substance use, medical conditions, medications, poor sleep habits, a change in work schedule or environment, or a primary sleep disorder. Insomnia also becomes more common with age.
Dr. Gerald Bausek
Dr. Gerald Bausek
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Dr. Donald Hazlett
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Many types

Insomnia is a general term that does't begin to describe what any one person experiences but everyone knows what is meant - trouble sleeping.
Causes are almost limitless: medication, alcohol, street drugs, supplements. Depression, mania and hypomania, fear, paranoia, trying to break a guiness world record, combat, natural disasters and more. The major issue is loss of function. Correct the cause.

In brief: Many types

Insomnia is a general term that does't begin to describe what any one person experiences but everyone knows what is meant - trouble sleeping.
Causes are almost limitless: medication, alcohol, street drugs, supplements. Depression, mania and hypomania, fear, paranoia, trying to break a guiness world record, combat, natural disasters and more. The major issue is loss of function. Correct the cause.
Dr. Donald Hazlett
Dr. Donald Hazlett
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