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Obstructive Sleep Apnea and its affects.
I have acute obstructive sleep apnea. I had my Uvula removed along with tissue at the base of my tongue, and...More
Posted by An_255734
waking up through out the night
How can I get sleep without waking up through out the night? I wake up about every hour to hour and a half....More
Posted by joshua420
Inability to sleep due to Twitch and Anxiety
I am 10 weeks pregnant and within the past three weeks, I recently came off of antidepressant meds,...More
Posted by waterlily222
Inability to sleep due to Twitch and Anxiety
I am 10 weeks pregnant and within the past three weeks, I recently came off of antidepressant meds,...More
Posted by waterlily222
Slightly Elevated Heart Rate During Sleep
A few weeks ago, I got a Basis B1 activity tracker which at least attempts to monitor my heart rate 24/7. It...More
Posted by scubafly
sleep
have trouble sleeping More
Posted by robberto
Noisy CPAP Machine
I have a new CPAP machine, a Respironics REMstar Pro C-Flex+ which is quite noisy when I am using it,...More
Posted by TheBird56721
CPAP air embolism ?
I use a CACP machine and have developed chest (lung) pains in the morning. After visiting my GP, asthma doc, the...More
Posted by mikepn
Child with Insomnia
My 11yr old son suffers from insomnia. Have given Benadryl when he has gone for a few days with just a few...More
Posted by rlhouse73
Sleeping Disorder Solution
If we are talking about sleeping problems, we found that insomnia is one of the biggest problem in all...More
Posted by katieyoung446
Rough nights sleep
Hi all, I was hoping somebody might be able to give me some insight. Throughout my life I've been told by...More
Posted by mrouse99
Narcolepsy and Sleep Apnea
I was diagnosed with Sleep Apnea a few years ago and recently after being treated for Cancer by Radiation and...More
Posted by R1fitzge
Looking for explination of symptoms
I've been trying to find answer everywhere — What could cause these movement/jerks? They happen...More
Posted by dabearzfan4life
Nighttime Weird Things
So I will lay in bed and feel as though I'm shaking. I've seen some other posts but none really describe but...More
Posted by An_255323
Sleep Problems
So all, here's my issue. When I sleep, my dreams are vivid. Every sense you have awake, I have in my dream. I...More
Posted by usnret09
Sleep Disorder-- Not sure if it's apnea but need a...
Hi all, here's my issue- my boyfriend is inhaling but not exhaling (voulntarily) while he's sleeping. People...More
Posted by sheskrafty
9 years with VERY LITTLE sleep... and MORE
Over 9 yrs ago, my life totally changed at age 43. I feel like I'm slowly dying from sleep deprivation &...More
Posted by An_255301

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9 years and NO clue what is wrong with me... HORRI...
Over 9 yrs ago, my life totally changed at age 43. I feel like I'm slowly dying from sleep deprivation...More
Posted by desperate4sleep

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Have you ever known a middle aged man who suffers from yrs and yrs (9) of insomnea with no answers -- no diagnosis -- and it's slowly killing him?
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  • I have
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9 years and NO clue what is wrong with me... HORRI...
Over 9 yrs ago, my life totally changed at age 43. I feel like I'm slowly dying from sleep deprivation...More
Posted by desperate4sleep

Take the Poll

Have you ever known a middle aged man who suffers from yrs and yrs (9) of insomnea with no answers -- no diagnosis -- and it's slowly killing him?
  • yes
  • I know
  • I have
  • I can help you
View Poll Results
Jerking
When I get ready for bed, my left arm starts to jerk and move like RLS. It takes forever to go away. This...More
Posted by An_255292
Horribly rested on anything
This has been hell to deal with because I am a student. I fall asleep as soon as I hit the pillow, but have...More
Posted by An_255290
Help needed with snoring - something feels differe...
In the past few weeks, I've felt like there's something physically blocking my airway at the back of my throat....More
Posted by snorer
Sleep twitching
My husband has been twitching in his sleep for the 30 years I've known him, but at 62 it's much worse. His...More
Posted by louellab
Sleep troubles.
I've been having a lot of sleeping troubles lately. (Like you haven't heard that before.) I've read that...More
Posted by ambermarie_
Wake up multiple times during the night
I have never been a great sleeper but as I get older, I seem to wake up more often during the night. I will...More
Posted by GSDlady
I answer the phone and talk and walk in my sleep
I started talking in my sleep a few yrs ago. Then noticed I was answering the phone in my sleep. I told my...More
Posted by Anon_25723
Too much meds?
I've been having sleeping problems for a while. Turned out that I have sleep apnea and am now using CPAP. ...More
Posted by shortstop88
CPAP and pillow
Is there a good pillow out there for a side sleeper just beginning to use a CPAP?
Posted by spudman
Research
Hey everyone! I'm working on a research project for GABA and sleeping disorders, like Dr. Rye has done,...More
Posted by lashawnakellie
Dental device
I have been using a CPAP for several years. I recently started using a dental device covered by Medicare. I...More
Posted by roberting

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i beat it 50 and i'm sleeping again
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