A readily reversible suspension of sensorimotor interaction with the environment, usually associated with recumbency and immobility.
A stage of sleep characterized by rapid movements of the eye and low voltage fast pattern EEG. It is usually associated with dreaming.
Conditions characterized by disturbances of usual sleep patterns or behaviors. Sleep disorders may be divided into three major categories: DYSSOMNIAS (i.e. disorders characterized by insomnia or hypersomnia), PARASOMNIAS (abnormal sleep behaviors), and sleep disorders secondary to medical or psychiatric disorders. (From Thorpy, Sleep Disorders Medicine, 1994, p187)
A disorder characterized by recurrent apneas during sleep despite persistent respiratory efforts. It is due to upper airway obstruction. The respiratory pauses may induce HYPERCAPNIA or HYPOXIA. Cardiac arrhythmias and elevation of systemic and pulmonary arterial pressures may occur. Frequent partial arousals occur throughout sleep, resulting in relative SLEEP DEPRIVATION and daytime tiredness. Associated conditions include OBESITY; ACROMEGALY; MYXEDEMA; micrognathia; MYOTONIC DYSTROPHY; adenotonsilar dystrophy; and NEUROMUSCULAR DISEASES. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p395)
Disorders characterized by impairment of the ability to initiate or maintain sleep. This may occur as a primary disorder or in association with another medical or psychiatric condition.
Disorders characterized by multiple cessations of respirations during sleep that induce partial arousals and interfere with the maintenance of sleep. Sleep apnea syndromes are divided into central (see SLEEP APNEA, CENTRAL), obstructive (see SLEEP APNEA, OBSTRUCTIVE), and mixed central-obstructive types.
Simultaneous and continuous monitoring of several parameters during sleep to study normal and abnormal sleep. The study includes monitoring of brain waves, to assess sleep stages, and other physiological variables such as breathing, eye movements, and blood oxygen levels which exhibit a disrupted pattern with sleep disturbances.
A major affective disorder marked by severe mood swings (manic or major depressive episodes) and a tendency to remission and recurrence.
A state in which there is an enhanced potential for sensitivity and an efficient responsiveness to external stimuli.
Psychiatric illness or diseases manifested by breakdowns in the adaptational process expressed primarily as abnormalities of thought, feeling, and behavior producing either distress or impairment of function.
Persistent and disabling ANXIETY.
Those disorders that have a disturbance in mood as their predominant feature.
Categorical classification of MENTAL DISORDERS based on criteria sets with defining features. It is produced by the American Psychiatric Association. (DSM-IV, page xxii)
Recording of electric currents developed in the brain by means of electrodes applied to the scalp, to the surface of the brain, or placed within the substance of the brain.
Marked depression appearing in the involution period and characterized by hallucinations, delusions, paranoia, and agitation.
Cortical vigilance or readiness of tone, presumed to be in response to sensory stimulation via the reticular activating system.
The measurement and recording of MOTOR ACTIVITY to assess rest/activity cycles.
A behavior disorder originating in childhood in which the essential features are signs of developmentally inappropriate inattention, impulsivity, and hyperactivity. Although most individuals have symptoms of both inattention and hyperactivity-impulsivity, one or the other pattern may be predominant. The disorder is more frequent in males than females. Onset is in childhood. Symptoms often attenuate during late adolescence although a minority experience the full complement of symptoms into mid-adulthood. (From DSM-V)
An affective disorder manifested by either a dysphoric mood or loss of interest or pleasure in usual activities. The mood disturbance is prominent and relatively persistent.
Disorders characterized by hypersomnolence during normal waking hours that may impair cognitive functioning. Subtypes include primary hypersomnia disorders (e.g., IDIOPATHIC HYPERSOMNOLENCE; NARCOLEPSY; and KLEINE-LEVIN SYNDROME) and secondary hypersomnia disorders where excessive somnolence can be attributed to a known cause (e.g., drug affect, MENTAL DISORDERS, and SLEEP APNEA SYNDROME). (From J Neurol Sci 1998 Jan 8;153(2):192-202; Thorpy, Principles and Practice of Sleep Medicine, 2nd ed, p320)
The regular recurrence, in cycles of about 24 hours, of biological processes or activities, such as sensitivity to drugs and stimuli, hormone secretion, sleeping, and feeding.
A condition associated with multiple episodes of sleep apnea which are distinguished from obstructive sleep apnea (SLEEP APNEA, OBSTRUCTIVE) by the complete cessation of efforts to breathe. This disorder is associated with dysfunction of central nervous system centers that regulate respiration.
A class of traumatic stress disorders with symptoms that last more than one month. There are various forms of post-traumatic stress disorder, depending on the time of onset and the duration of these stress symptoms. In the acute form, the duration of the symptoms is between 1 to 3 months. In the chronic form, symptoms last more than 3 months. With delayed onset, symptoms develop more than 6 months after the traumatic event.
A sleep disorder characterized by grinding and clenching of the teeth and forceful lateral or protrusive jaw movements. Sleep bruxism may be associated with TOOTH INJURIES; TEMPOROMANDIBULAR JOINT DISORDERS; sleep disturbances; and other conditions.
A disorder beginning in childhood. It is marked by the presence of markedly abnormal or impaired development in social interaction and communication and a markedly restricted repertoire of activity and interest. Manifestations of the disorder vary greatly depending on the developmental level and chronological age of the individual. (DSM-V)
An anxiety disorder characterized by recurrent, persistent obsessions or compulsions. Obsessions are the intrusive ideas, thoughts, or images that are experienced as senseless or repugnant. Compulsions are repetitive and seemingly purposeful behavior which the individual generally recognizes as senseless and from which the individual does not derive pleasure although it may provide a release from tension.
Dyssomnias (i.e., insomnias or hypersomnias) associated with dysfunction of internal sleep mechanisms or secondary to a sleep-related medical disorder (e.g., sleep apnea, post-traumatic sleep disorders, etc.). (From Thorpy, Sleep Disorders Medicine, 1994, p187)
Severe distortions in the development of many basic psychological functions that are not normal for any stage in development. These distortions are manifested in sustained social impairment, speech abnormalities, and peculiar motor movements.
Disorders related to substance abuse.
Anxiety disorders in which the essential feature is persistent and irrational fear of a specific object, activity, or situation that the individual feels compelled to avoid. The individual recognizes the fear as excessive or unreasonable.
Disorders in which there is a loss of ego boundaries or a gross impairment in reality testing with delusions or prominent hallucinations. (From DSM-IV, 1994)
Recording of the average amplitude of the resting potential arising between the cornea and the retina in light and dark adaptation as the eyes turn a standard distance to the right and the left. The increase in potential with light adaptation is used to evaluate the condition of the retinal pigment epithelium.
A disorder characterized by episodes of vigorous and often violent motor activity during REM sleep (SLEEP, REM). The affected individual may inflict self injury or harm others, and is difficult to awaken from this condition. Episodes are usually followed by a vivid recollection of a dream that is consistent with the aggressive behavior. This condition primarily affects adult males. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p393)
Predetermined sets of questions used to collect data - clinical data, social status, occupational group, etc. The term is often applied to a self-completed survey instrument.
Sleep disorders characterized by impaired arousal from the deeper stages of sleep (generally stage III or IV sleep).
A condition characterized by recurrent episodes of daytime somnolence and lapses in consciousness (microsomnias) that may be associated with automatic behaviors and AMNESIA. CATAPLEXY; SLEEP PARALYSIS, and hypnagogic HALLUCINATIONS frequently accompany narcolepsy. The pathophysiology of this disorder includes sleep-onset rapid eye movement (REM) sleep, which normally follows stage III or IV sleep. (From Neurology 1998 Feb;50(2 Suppl 1):S2-S7)
Standardized procedures utilizing rating scales or interview schedules carried out by health personnel for evaluating the degree of mental illness.
Levels within a diagnostic group which are established by various measurement criteria applied to the seriousness of a patient's disorder.
The presence of co-existing or additional diseases with reference to an initial diagnosis or with reference to the index condition that is the subject of study. Comorbidity may affect the ability of affected individuals to function and also their survival; it may be used as a prognostic indicator for length of hospital stay, cost factors, and outcome or survival.
A medical specialty concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of SLEEP WAKE DISORDERS and their causes.
Rough, noisy breathing during sleep, due to vibration of the uvula and soft palate.
Elements of limited time intervals, contributing to particular results or situations.
Brain waves seen on EEG characterized by a high amplitude and a frequency of 4 Hz and below. They are considered the "deep sleep waves" observed during sleep in dreamless states, infancy, and in some brain disorders.
A series of thoughts, images, or emotions occurring during sleep which are dissociated from the usual stream of consciousness of the waking state.
Disturbances in mental processes related to learning, thinking, reasoning, and judgment.
A repetitive and persistent pattern of behavior in which the basic rights of others or major age-appropriate societal norms or rules are violated. These behaviors include aggressive conduct that causes or threatens physical harm to other people or animals, nonaggressive conduct that causes property loss or damage, deceitfulness or theft, and serious violations of rules. The onset is before age 18. (From DSM-IV, 1994)
Excessive periodic leg movements during sleep that cause micro-arousals and interfere with the maintenance of sleep. This condition induces a state of relative sleep deprivation which manifests as excessive daytime hypersomnolence. The movements are characterized by repetitive contractions of the tibialis anterior muscle, extension of the toe, and intermittent flexion of the hip, knee and ankle. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p387)
A common condition characterized by transient partial or total paralysis of skeletal muscles and areflexia that occurs upon awakening from sleep or less often while falling asleep. Stimuli such as touch or sound may terminate the episode, which usually has a duration of seconds to minutes. This condition may occur in normal subjects or be associated with NARCOLEPSY; CATAPLEXY; and hypnagogic HALLUCINATIONS. The pathophysiology of this condition is closely related to the normal hypotonia that occur during REM sleep. (From Adv Neurol 1995;67:245-271)
Disorders characterized by recurrent TICS that may interfere with speech and other activities. Tics are sudden, rapid, nonrhythmic, stereotyped motor movements or vocalizations which may be exacerbated by stress and are generally attenuated during absorbing activities. Tic disorders are distinguished from conditions which feature other types of abnormal movements that may accompany another another condition. (From DSM-IV, 1994)
The total number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time. It is differentiated from INCIDENCE, which refers to the number of new cases in the population at a given time.
Recording of the changes in electric potential of muscle by means of surface or needle electrodes.
A personality disorder marked by a pattern of instability of interpersonal relationships, self-image, and affects, and marked impulsivity beginning by early adulthood and present in a variety of contexts. (DSM-IV)
A technique of respiratory therapy, in either spontaneously breathing or mechanically ventilated patients, in which airway pressure is maintained above atmospheric pressure throughout the respiratory cycle by pressurization of the ventilatory circuit. (On-Line Medical Dictionary [Internet]. Newcastle upon Tyne(UK): The University Dept. of Medical Oncology: The CancerWEB Project; c1997-2003 [cited 2003 Apr 17]. Available from: http://cancerweb.ncl.ac.uk/omd/)
The part of CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM that is contained within the skull (CRANIUM). Arising from the NEURAL TUBE, the embryonic brain is comprised of three major parts including PROSENCEPHALON (the forebrain); MESENCEPHALON (the midbrain); and RHOMBENCEPHALON (the hindbrain). The developed brain consists of CEREBRUM; CEREBELLUM; and other structures in the BRAIN STEM.
Disorders having the presence of physical symptoms that suggest a general medical condition but that are not fully explained by a another medical condition, by the direct effects of a substance, or by another mental disorder. The symptoms must cause clinically significant distress or impairment in social, occupational, or other areas of functioning. In contrast to FACTITIOUS DISORDERS and MALINGERING, the physical symptoms are not under voluntary control. (APA, DSM-V)
An aspect of personal behavior or lifestyle, environmental exposure, or inborn or inherited characteristic, which, on the basis of epidemiologic evidence, is known to be associated with a health-related condition considered important to prevent.
A statistical technique that isolates and assesses the contributions of categorical independent variables to variation in the mean of a continuous dependent variable.
Studies in which the presence or absence of disease or other health-related variables are determined in each member of the study population or in a representative sample at one particular time. This contrasts with LONGITUDINAL STUDIES which are followed over a period of time.
A biogenic amine that is found in animals and plants. In mammals, melatonin is produced by the PINEAL GLAND. Its secretion increases in darkness and decreases during exposure to light. Melatonin is implicated in the regulation of SLEEP, mood, and REPRODUCTION. Melatonin is also an effective antioxidant.
Acquired or learned responses which are regularly manifested.
Drugs used to induce drowsiness or sleep or to reduce psychological excitement or anxiety.
The state of weariness following a period of exertion, mental or physical, characterized by a decreased capacity for work and reduced efficiency to respond to stimuli.
Disorders characterized by proliferation of lymphoid tissue, general or unspecified.
Studies which start with the identification of persons with a disease of interest and a control (comparison, referent) group without the disease. The relationship of an attribute to the disease is examined by comparing diseased and non-diseased persons with regard to the frequency or levels of the attribute in each group.
Syndromes which feature DYSKINESIAS as a cardinal manifestation of the disease process. Included in this category are degenerative, hereditary, post-infectious, medication-induced, post-inflammatory, and post-traumatic conditions.
Neurotic reactions to unusual, severe, or overwhelming military stress.
Disorders related to or resulting from abuse or mis-use of alcohol.
Includes two similar disorders: oppositional defiant disorder and CONDUCT DISORDERS. Symptoms occurring in children with these disorders include: defiance of authority figures, angry outbursts, and other antisocial behaviors.
Depressive states usually of moderate intensity in contrast with major depression present in neurotic and psychotic disorders.
Acquired or developmental conditions marked by an impaired ability to comprehend or generate spoken forms of language.
Age as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or the effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from AGING, a physiological process, and TIME FACTORS which refers only to the passage of time.
A condition characterized by transient weakness or paralysis of somatic musculature triggered by an emotional stimulus or physical exertion. Cataplexy is frequently associated with NARCOLEPSY. During a cataplectic attack, there is a marked reduction in muscle tone similar to the normal physiologic hypotonia that accompanies rapid eye movement sleep (SLEEP, REM). (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p396)
Disorders whose essential features are the failure to resist an impulse, drive, or temptation to perform an act that is harmful to the individual or to others. Individuals experience an increased sense of tension prior to the act and pleasure, gratification or release of tension at the time of committing the act.
Tests designed to assess neurological function associated with certain behaviors. They are used in diagnosing brain dysfunction or damage and central nervous system disorders or injury.
Feeling or emotion of dread, apprehension, and impending disaster but not disabling as with ANXIETY DISORDERS.
A severe emotional disorder of psychotic depth characteristically marked by a retreat from reality with delusion formation, HALLUCINATIONS, emotional disharmony, and regressive behavior.
Evaluation undertaken to assess the results or consequences of management and procedures used in combating disease in order to determine the efficacy, effectiveness, safety, and practicability of these interventions in individual cases or series.
Sudden temporary alterations in the normally integrative functions of consciousness.
Disruptions of the rhythmic cycle of bodily functions or activities.
A directed conversation aimed at eliciting information for psychiatric diagnosis, evaluation, treatment planning, etc. The interview may be conducted by a social worker or psychologist.
A personality disorder whose essential feature is a pervasive pattern of disregard for, and violation of, the rights of others that begins in childhood or early adolescence and continues into adulthood. The individual must be at least age 18 and must have a history of some symptoms of CONDUCT DISORDER before age 15. (From DSM-IV, 1994)
A disorder associated with three or more of the following: eating until feeling uncomfortably full; eating large amounts of food when not physically hungry; eating much more rapidly than normal; eating alone due to embarrassment; feeling of disgust, DEPRESSION, or guilt after overeating. Criteria includes occurrence on average, at least 2 days a week for 6 months. The binge eating is not associated with the regular use of inappropriate compensatory behavior (i.e. purging, excessive exercise, etc.) and does not co-occur exclusively with BULIMIA NERVOSA or ANOREXIA NERVOSA. (From DSM-IV, 1994)
Observation of a population for a sufficient number of persons over a sufficient number of years to generate incidence or mortality rates subsequent to the selection of the study group.
Stress wherein emotional factors predominate.
Maleness or femaleness as a constituent element or influence contributing to the production of a result. It may be applicable to the cause or effect of a circumstance. It is used with human or animal concepts but should be differentiated from SEX CHARACTERISTICS, anatomical or physiological manifestations of sex, and from SEX DISTRIBUTION, the number of males and females in given circumstances.
A variety of conditions affecting the anatomic and functional characteristics of the temporomandibular joint. Factors contributing to the complexity of temporomandibular diseases are its relation to dentition and mastication and the symptomatic effects in other areas which account for referred pain to the joint and the difficulties in applying traditional diagnostic procedures to temporomandibular joint pathology where tissue is rarely obtained and x-rays are often inadequate or nonspecific. Common diseases are developmental abnormalities, trauma, subluxation, luxation, arthritis, and neoplasia. (From Thoma's Oral Pathology, 6th ed, pp577-600)
Conditions characterized by a significant discrepancy between an individual's perceived level of intellect and their ability to acquire new language and other cognitive skills. These disorders may result from organic or psychological conditions. Relatively common subtypes include DYSLEXIA, DYSCALCULIA, and DYSGRAPHIA.
Chronically depressed mood that occurs for most of the day more days than not for at least 2 years. The required minimum duration in children to make this diagnosis is 1 year. During periods of depressed mood, at least 2 of the following additional symptoms are present: poor appetite or overeating, insomnia or hypersomnia, low energy or fatigue, low self esteem, poor concentration or difficulty making decisions, and feelings of hopelessness. (DSM-IV)
Studies in which variables relating to an individual or group of individuals are assessed over a period of time.
Conditions which cause proliferation of hemopoietically active tissue or of tissue which has embryonic hemopoietic potential. They all involve dysregulation of multipotent MYELOID PROGENITOR CELLS, most often caused by a mutation in the JAK2 PROTEIN TYROSINE KINASE.
Studies in which individuals or populations are followed to assess the outcome of exposures, procedures, or effects of a characteristic, e.g., occurrence of disease.
Studies in which subsets of a defined population are identified. These groups may or may not be exposed to factors hypothesized to influence the probability of the occurrence of a particular disease or other outcome. Cohorts are defined populations which, as a whole, are followed in an attempt to determine distinguishing subgroup characteristics.
A disorder characterized by aching or burning sensations in the lower and rarely the upper extremities that occur prior to sleep or may awaken the patient from sleep.
A characteristic symptom complex.
A direct form of psychotherapy based on the interpretation of situations (cognitive structure of experiences) that determine how an individual feels and behaves. It is based on the premise that cognition, the process of acquiring knowledge and forming beliefs, is a primary determinant of mood and behavior. The therapy uses behavioral and verbal techniques to identify and correct negative thinking that is at the root of the aberrant behavior.
Non-invasive method of demonstrating internal anatomy based on the principle that atomic nuclei in a strong magnetic field absorb pulses of radiofrequency energy and emit them as radiowaves which can be reconstructed into computerized images. The concept includes proton spin tomographic techniques.
The act of breathing with the LUNGS, consisting of INHALATION, or the taking into the lungs of the ambient air, and of EXHALATION, or the expelling of the modified air which contains more CARBON DIOXIDE than the air taken in (Blakiston's Gould Medical Dictionary, 4th ed.). This does not include tissue respiration (= OXYGEN CONSUMPTION) or cell respiration (= CELL RESPIRATION).
A parasomnia characterized by a partial arousal that occurs during stage IV of non-REM sleep. Affected individuals exhibit semipurposeful behaviors such as ambulation and are difficult to fully awaken. Children are primarily affected, with a peak age range of 4-6 years.
Assessment of psychological variables by the application of mathematical procedures.
Disorders in which the symptoms are distressing to the individual and recognized by him or her as being unacceptable. Social relationships may be greatly affected but usually remain within acceptable limits. The disturbance is relatively enduring or recurrent without treatment.
A progressive advance or delay of bedtime until the desired bedtime is achieved.
A disorder whose predominant feature is a loss or alteration in physical functioning that suggests a physical disorder but that is actually a direct expression of a psychological conflict or need.
A systematic collection of factual data pertaining to health and disease in a human population within a given geographic area.
A generic concept reflecting concern with the modification and enhancement of life attributes, e.g., physical, political, moral and social environment; the overall condition of a human life.
The processes whereby the internal environment of an organism tends to remain balanced and stable.
A primary, chronic disease with genetic, psychosocial, and environmental factors influencing its development and manifestations. The disease is often progressive and fatal. It is characterized by impaired control over drinking, preoccupation with the drug alcohol, use of alcohol despite adverse consequences, and distortions in thinking, most notably denial. Each of these symptoms may be continuous or periodic. (Morse & Flavin for the Joint Commission of the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence and the American Society of Addiction Medicine to Study the Definition and Criteria for the Diagnosis of Alcoholism: in JAMA 1992;268:1012-4)
The outward appearance of the individual. It is the product of interactions between genes, and between the GENOTYPE and the environment.
The statistical reproducibility of measurements (often in a clinical context), including the testing of instrumentation or techniques to obtain reproducible results. The concept includes reproducibility of physiological measurements, which may be used to develop rules to assess probability or prognosis, or response to a stimulus; reproducibility of occurrence of a condition; and reproducibility of experimental results.
A personality disorder in which there are oddities of thought (magical thinking, paranoid ideation, suspiciousness), perception (illusions, depersonalization), speech (digressive, vague, overelaborate), and behavior (inappropriate affect in social interactions, frequently social isolation) that are not severe enough to characterize schizophrenia.
Naturally occurring or experimentally induced animal diseases with pathological processes sufficiently similar to those of human diseases. They are used as study models for human diseases.
Disturbances considered to be pathological based on age and stage appropriateness, e.g., conduct disturbances and anaclitic depression. This concept does not include psychoneuroses, psychoses, or personality disorders with fixed patterns.
A loosely defined group of drugs that tend to increase behavioral alertness, agitation, or excitation. They work by a variety of mechanisms, but usually not by direct excitation of neurons. The many drugs that have such actions as side effects to their main therapeutic use are not included here.
Agents that are used to treat bipolar disorders or mania associated with other affective disorders.
Diseases of the central and peripheral nervous system. This includes disorders of the brain, spinal cord, cranial nerves, peripheral nerves, nerve roots, autonomic nervous system, neuromuscular junction, and muscle.
The measure of the level of heat of a human or animal.
Any detectable and heritable change in the genetic material that causes a change in the GENOTYPE and which is transmitted to daughter cells and to succeeding generations.
Diseases which have one or more of the following characteristics: they are permanent, leave residual disability, are caused by nonreversible pathological alteration, require special training of the patient for rehabilitation, or may be expected to require a long period of supervision, observation, or care. (Dictionary of Health Services Management, 2d ed)
Mood-stimulating drugs used primarily in the treatment of affective disorders and related conditions. Several MONOAMINE OXIDASE INHIBITORS are useful as antidepressants apparently as a long-term consequence of their modulation of catecholamine levels. The tricyclic compounds useful as antidepressive agents (ANTIDEPRESSIVE AGENTS, TRICYCLIC) also appear to act through brain catecholamine systems. A third group (ANTIDEPRESSIVE AGENTS, SECOND-GENERATION) is a diverse group of drugs including some that act specifically on serotonergic systems.
Excision of the adenoids. (Dorland, 28th ed)
An indicator of body density as determined by the relationship of BODY WEIGHT to BODY HEIGHT. BMI=weight (kg)/height squared (m2). BMI correlates with body fat (ADIPOSE TISSUE). Their relationship varies with age and gender. For adults, BMI falls into these categories: below 18.5 (underweight); 18.5-24.9 (normal); 25.0-29.9 (overweight); 30.0 and above (obese). (National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
The coordination of a sensory or ideational (cognitive) process and a motor activity.
The thin layer of GRAY MATTER on the surface of the CEREBRAL HEMISPHERES that develops from the TELENCEPHALON and folds into gyri and sulchi. It reaches its highest development in humans and is responsible for intellectual faculties and higher mental functions.
Moving a retruded mandible forward to a normal position. It is commonly performed for malocclusion and retrognathia. (From Jablonski's Dictionary of Dentistry, 1992)
Surgical removal of a tonsil or tonsils. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Disturbances in registering an impression, in the retention of an acquired impression, or in the recall of an impression. Memory impairments are associated with DEMENTIA; CRANIOCEREBRAL TRAUMA; ENCEPHALITIS; ALCOHOLISM (see also ALCOHOL AMNESTIC DISORDER); SCHIZOPHRENIA; and other conditions.
Method for obtaining information through verbal responses, written or oral, from subjects.
Intellectual or mental process whereby an organism obtains knowledge.
Wave-like oscillations of electric potential between parts of the brain recorded by EEG.
The record of descent or ancestry, particularly of a particular condition or trait, indicating individual family members, their relationships, and their status with respect to the trait or condition.
The range or frequency distribution of a measurement in a population (of organisms, organs or things) that has not been selected for the presence of disease or abnormality.
The physical activity of a human or an animal as a behavioral phenomenon.
The front part of the hindbrain (RHOMBENCEPHALON) that lies between the MEDULLA and the midbrain (MESENCEPHALON) ventral to the cerebellum. It is composed of two parts, the dorsal and the ventral. The pons serves as a relay station for neural pathways between the CEREBELLUM to the CEREBRUM.
The time from the onset of a stimulus until a response is observed.
The observable response an animal makes to any situation.
The determination and evaluation of personality attributes by interviews, observations, tests, or scales. Articles concerning personality measurement are considered to be within scope of this term.
A status with BODY WEIGHT that is grossly above the acceptable or desirable weight, usually due to accumulation of excess FATS in the body. The standards may vary with age, sex, genetic or cultural background. In the BODY MASS INDEX, a BMI greater than 30.0 kg/m2 is considered obese, and a BMI greater than 40.0 kg/m2 is considered morbidly obese (MORBID OBESITY).
The age, developmental stage, or period of life at which a disease or the initial symptoms or manifestations of a disease appear in an individual.
Disorders in which the essential feature is a severe disturbance in mood (depression, anxiety, elation, and excitement) accompanied by psychotic symptoms such as delusions, hallucinations, gross impairment in reality testing, etc.
Maladaptive reactions to identifiable psychosocial stressors occurring within a short time after onset of the stressor. They are manifested by either impairment in social or occupational functioning or by symptoms (depression, anxiety, etc.) that are in excess of a normal and expected reaction to the stressor.
A funnel-shaped fibromuscular tube that conducts food to the ESOPHAGUS, and air to the LARYNX and LUNGS. It is located posterior to the NASAL CAVITY; ORAL CAVITY; and LARYNX, and extends from the SKULL BASE to the inferior border of the CRICOID CARTILAGE anteriorly and to the inferior border of the C6 vertebra posteriorly. It is divided into the NASOPHARYNX; OROPHARYNX; and HYPOPHARYNX (laryngopharynx).
The basic cellular units of nervous tissue. Each neuron consists of a body, an axon, and dendrites. Their purpose is to receive, conduct, and transmit impulses in the NERVOUS SYSTEM.
Complex mental function having four distinct phases: (1) memorizing or learning, (2) retention, (3) recall, and (4) recognition. Clinically, it is usually subdivided into immediate, recent, and remote memory.
Check list, usually to be filled out by a person about himself, consisting of many statements about personal characteristics which the subject checks.
A movable fold suspended from the posterior border of the hard palate. The uvula hangs from the middle of the lower border.
The co-existence of a substance abuse disorder with a psychiatric disorder. The diagnostic principle is based on the fact that it has been found often that chemically dependent patients also have psychiatric problems of various degrees of severity.
A fleshy extension at the back of the soft palate that hangs above the opening of the throat.
Bicyclic bridged compounds that contain a nitrogen which has three bonds. The nomenclature indicates the number of atoms in each path around the rings, such as [2.2.2] for three equal length paths. Some members are TROPANES and BETA LACTAMS.
A group of disorders characterized by physical symptoms that are affected by emotional factors and involve a single organ system, usually under AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM control. (American Psychiatric Glossary, 1988)
Bouts of physical irritability or movement alternating with periods of quiescence. It includes biochemical activity and hormonal activity which may be cellular. These cycles are shorter than 24 hours and include sleep-wakefulness cycles and the periodic activation of the digestive system.
Studies comparing two or more treatments or interventions in which the subjects or patients, upon completion of the course of one treatment, are switched to another. In the case of two treatments, A and B, half the subjects are randomly allocated to receive these in the order A, B and half to receive them in the order B, A. A criticism of this design is that effects of the first treatment may carry over into the period when the second is given. (Last, A Dictionary of Epidemiology, 2d ed)
A method of studying a drug or procedure in which both the subjects and investigators are kept unaware of who is actually getting which specific treatment.
Focusing on certain aspects of current experience to the exclusion of others. It is the act of heeding or taking notice or concentrating.
A disorder beginning in childhood whose essential features are persistent impairment in reciprocal social communication and social interaction, and restricted, repetitive patterns of behavior, interests, or activities. These symptoms may limit or impair everyday functioning. (From DSM-5)
A heterogeneous group of inherited metabolic disorders marked by absent or dysfunctional PEROXISOMES. Peroxisomal enzymatic abnormalities may be single or multiple. Biosynthetic peroxisomal pathways are compromised, including the ability to synthesize ether lipids and to oxidize long-chain fatty acid precursors. Diseases in this category include ZELLWEGER SYNDROME; INFANTILE REFSUM DISEASE; rhizomelic chondrodysplasia (CHONDRODYSPLASIA PUNCTATA, RHIZOMELIC); hyperpipecolic acidemia; neonatal adrenoleukodystrophy; and ADRENOLEUKODYSTROPHY (X-linked). Neurologic dysfunction is a prominent feature of most peroxisomal disorders.
A progressive, degenerative neurologic disease characterized by a TREMOR that is maximal at rest, retropulsion (i.e. a tendency to fall backwards), rigidity, stooped posture, slowness of voluntary movements, and a masklike facial expression. Pathologic features include loss of melanin containing neurons in the substantia nigra and other pigmented nuclei of the brainstem. LEWY BODIES are present in the substantia nigra and locus coeruleus but may also be found in a related condition (LEWY BODY DISEASE, DIFFUSE) characterized by dementia in combination with varying degrees of parkinsonism. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p1059, pp1067-75)
A disorder characterized by incomplete arousals from sleep associated with behavior suggesting extreme fright. This condition primarily affects children and young adults and the individual generally has no recall of the event. Episodes tend to occur during stage III or IV. SOMNAMBULISM is frequently associated with this condition. (Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p391)
Statistical models which describe the relationship between a qualitative dependent variable (that is, one which can take only certain discrete values, such as the presence or absence of a disease) and an independent variable. A common application is in epidemiology for estimating an individual's risk (probability of a disease) as a function of a given risk factor.
Agents that alleviate ANXIETY, tension, and ANXIETY DISORDERS, promote sedation, and have a calming effect without affecting clarity of consciousness or neurologic conditions. ADRENERGIC BETA-ANTAGONISTS are commonly used in the symptomatic treatment of anxiety but are not included here.
Studies used to test etiologic hypotheses in which inferences about an exposure to putative causal factors are derived from data relating to characteristics of persons under study or to events or experiences in their past. The essential feature is that some of the persons under study have the disease or outcome of interest and their characteristics are compared with those of unaffected persons.
An umbrella term used to describe a pattern of disabilities and abnormalities that result from fetal exposure to ETHANOL during pregnancy. It encompasses a phenotypic range that can vary greatly between individuals, but reliably includes one or more of the following: characteristic facial dysmorphism, FETAL GROWTH RETARDATION, central nervous system abnormalities, cognitive and/or behavioral dysfunction, BIRTH DEFECTS. The level of maternal alcohol consumption does not necessarily correlate directly with disease severity.
Conditions characterized by deficiencies of comprehension or expression of written and spoken forms of language. These include acquired and developmental disorders.
An eating disorder that is characterized by a cycle of binge eating (BULIMIA or bingeing) followed by inappropriate acts (purging) to avert weight gain. Purging methods often include self-induced VOMITING, use of LAXATIVES or DIURETICS, excessive exercise, and FASTING.
Abnormalities of motor function that are associated with organic and non-organic cognitive disorders.
A class of disabling primary headache disorders, characterized by recurrent unilateral pulsatile headaches. The two major subtypes are common migraine (without aura) and classic migraine (with aura or neurological symptoms). (International Classification of Headache Disorders, 2nd ed. Cephalalgia 2004: suppl 1)
A latent susceptibility to disease at the genetic level, which may be activated under certain conditions.
Preoccupations with appearance or self-image causing significant distress or impairment in important areas of functioning.
A method of mechanical ventilation in which pressure is maintained to increase the volume of gas remaining in the lungs at the end of expiration, thus reducing the shunting of blood through the lungs and improving gas exchange.
A chronobiologic disorder resulting from rapid travel across a number of time zones, characterized by insomnia or hypersomnolence, fatigue, behavioral symptoms, headaches, and gastrointestinal disturbances. (From Cooper, Sleep, 1994, pp593-8)
Computer-assisted processing of electric, ultrasonic, or electronic signals to interpret function and activity.
Generic term for diseases caused by an abnormal metabolic process. It can be congenital due to inherited enzyme abnormality (METABOLISM, INBORN ERRORS) or acquired due to disease of an endocrine organ or failure of a metabolically important organ such as the liver. (Stedman, 26th ed)
Peptides released by NEURONS as intercellular messengers. Many neuropeptides are also hormones released by non-neuronal cells.
A class of statistical methods applicable to a large set of probability distributions used to test for correlation, location, independence, etc. In most nonparametric statistical tests, the original scores or observations are replaced by another variable containing less information. An important class of nonparametric tests employs the ordinal properties of the data. Another class of tests uses information about whether an observation is above or below some fixed value such as the median, and a third class is based on the frequency of the occurrence of runs in the data. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed, p1284; Corsini, Concise Encyclopedia of Psychology, 1987, p764-5)
A genetically heterogeneous group of heritable disorders resulting from defects in protein N-glycosylation.
The use of electronic equipment to observe or record physiologic processes while the patient undergoes normal daily activities.
A loosely defined grouping of drugs that have effects on psychological function. Here the psychotropic agents include the antidepressive agents, hallucinogens, and tranquilizing agents (including the antipsychotics and anti-anxiety agents).
The science and art of collecting, summarizing, and analyzing data that are subject to random variation. The term is also applied to the data themselves and to the summarization of the data.
An infant during the first month after birth.
Those affective states which can be experienced and have arousing and motivational properties.
The physical or mechanical action of the LUNGS; DIAPHRAGM; RIBS; and CHEST WALL during respiration. It includes airflow, lung volume, neural and reflex controls, mechanoreceptors, breathing patterns, etc.
Disorders stemming from the misuse and abuse of alcohol.
The muscles of the PHARYNX are voluntary muscles arranged in two layers. The external circular layer consists of three constrictors (superior, middle, and inferior). The internal longitudinal layer consists of the palatopharyngeus, the salpingopharyngeus, and the stylopharyngeus. During swallowing, the outer layer constricts the pharyngeal wall and the inner layer elevates pharynx and LARYNX.
A strain of albino rat used widely for experimental purposes because of its calmness and ease of handling. It was developed by the Sprague-Dawley Animal Company.
A central nervous system stimulant used most commonly in the treatment of ATTENTION DEFICIT DISORDER in children and for NARCOLEPSY. Its mechanisms appear to be similar to those of DEXTROAMPHETAMINE. The d-isomer of this drug is referred to as DEXMETHYLPHENIDATE HYDROCHLORIDE.
A generic term for the treatment of mental illness or emotional disturbances primarily by verbal or nonverbal communication.
An element with atomic symbol O, atomic number 8, and atomic weight [15.99903; 15.99977]. It is the most abundant element on earth and essential for respiration.
Diseases of the muscles and their associated ligaments and other connective tissue and of the bones and cartilage viewed collectively.
Obsessive, persistent, intense fear of open places.
Disorders characterized by physical or psychological symptoms that are not real, genuine, or natural.
Agents that control agitated psychotic behavior, alleviate acute psychotic states, reduce psychotic symptoms, and exert a quieting effect. They are used in SCHIZOPHRENIA; senile dementia; transient psychosis following surgery; or MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION; etc. These drugs are often referred to as neuroleptics alluding to the tendency to produce neurological side effects, but not all antipsychotics are likely to produce such effects. Many of these drugs may also be effective against nausea, emesis, and pruritus.
The level of health of the individual, group, or population as subjectively assessed by the individual or by more objective measures.
The genetic constitution of the individual, comprising the ALLELES present at each GENETIC LOCUS.
Parasomnias characterized by behavioral abnormalities that occur during the transition between wakefulness and sleep (or between sleep and wakefulness).
Hereditary and sporadic conditions which are characterized by progressive nervous system dysfunction. These disorders are often associated with atrophy of the affected central or peripheral nervous system structures.
Relatively complete absence of oxygen in one or more tissues.
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REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD); one or more of the main features of parkinsonism, not due to medication or stroke; and ... Hereditary disorders that can also cause dementia include: some metabolic disorders, lysosomal storage disorders, ... RBD is diagnosed either by sleep study recording or, when sleep studies cannot be performed, by medical history and validated ... They may have significant changes in sleeping habits or have trouble sleeping at all. Changes in eating frequently occur. ...
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Sleep disorder Griffin, JB Jr. (1990). "Chapter 205: Psychological Disturbances of Vegetative Function". In Walker, HK; Hall, ... These disturbances are most commonly seen in mood disorders, and are part of the diagnostic criteria for depression, but also ...
Many people with NES also experience depressed mood and anxiety disorders. Nocturnal sleep related eating disorder Allison; et ... The person must have awareness of the night eating to differentiate it from the parasomnia sleep-related eating disorder (SRED ... Auger R.R. (2006). "Sleep-related eating disorders". Psychiatry. 3 (11): 64-70. PMC 2945843. PMID 20877520. Shoar S.; Shoar N ... belief that one must eat in order to fall back to sleep at night, depressed mood, and/or difficulty sleeping. NES affects both ...
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... psychiatric disorders such as schizophrenia, ADHD or ADD; other sleep disorders; or school refusal. Practitioners of sleep ... There may be long delays of patients getting a correct diagnosis of this disorder. Delayed sleep phase disorder is often ... Dagan Y, Ayalon L (2005). "Case study: psychiatric misdiagnosis of non-24-hours sleep-wake schedule disorder resolved by ... and have often asked for better physician education on sleep disorders. Cluster headaches are often misdiagnosed, mismanaged, ...
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"Cognitive Hypnotherapy for Panic disorder with Aquaphobia". Sleep and Hypnosis. 17. ὕδωρ, Henry George Liddell, Robert Scott, A ... Specific phobias are a type of anxiety disorder in which a person may feel extremely anxious or has a panic attack when exposed ... "Anxiety disorders". Office on Women's Health. US Department of Health and Human Services. Retrieved 20 November 2019. This ... Líndal, E.; Stefánsson, J. G. (1993). "The lifetime prevalence of anxiety disorders in Iceland as estimated by the US National ...
In late January 2008, he revealed that he suffered from a biological sleep disorder, and had checked himself into Los Angeles's ... "Justin Chambers Opens Up About Sleep Disorder". People. March 27, 2008. Retrieved May 12, 2016. https://tvline.com/2020/01/10/ ... UCLA Medical Center to treat exhaustion after a period of only two hours of sleep each week. Chambers follows a healthy ...
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Obstructive sleep apneaEdit. The short stops in breathing during the sleep are the mainstay of OSA. Other symptoms can be ... Oxycephaly, also known as turricephaly and high-head syndrome, is a type of cephalic disorder. This is a term sometimes used to ... Bannink N, Nout E, Wolvius EB, Hoeve HL, Joosten KF, Mathijssen IM (February 2010). "Obstructive sleep apnea in children with ... Findings include elevation of the intracranial pressure; obstructive sleep apnea (OSA); abnormalities in the skull base and ...
A lack of sleep has also been linked to type 2 diabetes.[34] Laboratory studies have linked short-term sleep deprivations to ... Nieto-Martínez, R; González-Rivas, JP; Medina-Inojosa, JR; Florez, H (22 November 2017). "Are Eating Disorders Risk Factors for ... Eating disorders may also interact with type 2 diabetes, with bulimia nervosa increasing the risk and anorexia nervosa ... "Does lack of sleep cause diabetes?". Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine. 78 (8): 549-58. doi:10.3949/ccjm.78a.10165. PMID ...
Disorders[edit]. Main article: Eating disorder. Physiologically, eating is generally triggered by hunger, but there are ... Orexin plays a greater role in controlling the relationship between eating and sleeping. Other peptides in the hypothalamus ... Eldredge, K. L.; Agras, W. S. (1994). "Weight and Shape Overconcern and Emotional Eating in Binge Eating Disorder". ... International Journal of Eating Disorders. 19 (1): 73-82. doi:10.1002/(SICI)1098-108X(199601)19:1,73::AID-EAT9,3.0.CO;2-T.. ...
... mood and sleep disturbances, muscular pain, abdominal pain, menstrual abnormalities, miscarriages, skin peeling, or hair loss.[ ... clotting factor deficiencies/platelet disorders, thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura, hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia, ...
Cushing H: The Pituitary Body and its Disorders: Clinical States Produced by Disorders of the Hypophysis Cerebra. Philadelphia ... sleep apnea, polycystic ovary syndrome, familial glucocorticoid resistance, and hyperthyroidism.[9] ... 2013). Pituitary Disorders: Diagnosis and Management. United Kingdom: Wiley-blackwell. p. xiv. ISBN 978-0-470-67201-3.. ... This combination of symptoms was not yet described by any medical disorder at the time.[3] However, Cushing was confident that ...
... reveals connection to various breathing disorders, such as Rett syndrome and obstructive sleep apnea. AIH leads to persistent ... Rett Syndrome Sleep Apnea Control of respiration Ventral respiratory group Smith JC, Ellenberger HH, Ballanyi K, Richter DW, ...
... but are part of normal physiology and are opposite to patho-physiological effects of severe sleep apnea hypoxia. There are a ... an emerging drug-free treatment for a wide range of degenerative disorders and for simulated altitude training used to achieve ...
Psychophysiology: Sleep and sleep disorders (F51 and G47 / 307.4 and 327) ... "Another Reason the City Never Sleeps: More Bedbugs.". *New York Times, 27 November 2005: "Just Try to Sleep Tight. The Bedbugs ... "Sleep Tight, and Don't Let ... Oh Just Forget About It". *Dermatology Online Journal, Vol. 5, No. 1, May 1999: Cimex ...
Personality disorders such as borderline personality disorder, dependent personality disorder, and antisocial personality ... Rosa RR, Bonnet MH (2000). "Reported chronic insomnia is independent of poor sleep as measured by electroencephalography". ... Dissociative disorders such as dissociative identity disorder, dissociative amnesia, and depersonalization disorder. ... "gender identity disorder", making it clear that they no longer consider the gender identity to be disordered, but rather the ...
This gives the mucosa a chance to recover, while wearing a denture during sleep is often likened to sleeping in one's shoes. In ... Endocrine disorders, e.g., diabetes (when poorly controlled). Presence of certain other mucosal lesions, especially those that ... Denture wearing and poor denture hygiene, particularly wearing the denture continually rather than removing it during sleep, is ... and leaving them out of the mouth during sleep. ...
Podiatric medicine is the study of, diagnosis, and medical treatment of disorders of the foot, ankle, lower limb, hip and lower ... change in sleep quality, fevers, lumps and bumps? etc.), followed by questions on the body's main organ systems (heart, lungs, ... Podiatric medicine is the study of, diagnosis, and medical & surgical treatment of disorders of the foot, ankle, lower limb, ... Sexual medicine is concerned with diagnosing, assessing and treating all disorders related to sexuality. ...
Acrodermatitis chronica atrophicans (ACA) is a chronic skin disorder observed primarily in Europe among the elderly.[39] ACA ... As a precaution, CDC recommends soaking or spraying clothes, shoes, and camping gear such as tents, backpacks and sleeping bags ... sleep disturbances, muscle pains, and concentration disturbances. Lingering disabling symptoms included facial palsy and other ... and often accompanied by extreme sleep disturbance.[32][34] Mononeuritis multiplex is an inflammation causing similar symptoms ...
... spatial orientation disorders), personality or emotional changes, hemiparesis, hypoesthesia, aphasia, ataxia, visual field ... headache causing awakening from sleep, new headache in the older population, progressively worsening headache, atypical ...
Other psychological risk factors include sleep and eating disorders, gender-disturbed sexual identity, hysteria, and even ...
Sleep apnea. Sleep disorder where breathing starts/stops, a lot of times the person will snore. More common. Less common. ... Coffin-Lowry syndrome is a genetic disorder that is X-linked dominant and which causes severe mental problems sometimes ... A condition is considered X-linked if the gene that causes the disorder is located on the X chromosome (one of the two sex ... "Coffin Lowry Syndrome - NORD (National Organization for Rare Disorders)". RareDiseases.org. Retrieved February 2, 2017.. ...
Jerry Shapiro (12 November 2012). Hair Disorders: Current Concepts in Pathophysiology, Diagnosis and Management, An Issue of ... Albert J. Stunkard; Andrew Baum (1989). Eating, Sleeping, and Sex. Psychology Press. pp. 209-. ISBN 978-0-8058-0280-1.. ... J. Horsky; J. Presl (6 December 2012). Ovarian Function and its Disorders: Diagnosis and Therapy. Springer Science & Business ... Ricardo Azziz (8 November 2007). Androgen Excess Disorders in Women. Springer Science & Business Media. pp. 382-. ISBN 978-1- ...
Many diseases affecting the kidney are systemic disorders not limited to the organ itself, and may require special treatment. ... and disorders of acid/base or electrolytes. ... Sleep medicine. *Sports medicine. *Transplantation medicine. * ...
Currently there are efforts under way at NIOSH to help reduce the incidence of preventable disorders (e.g., sleep apnea) among ... Musculoskeletal disorders[edit]. Main article: Musculoskeletal disorders. Musculoskeletal disorders (MSDs) involve injury and ... Mental disorder[edit]. Main article: Mental disorder. Research has found that psychosocial workplace factors are among the risk ... Personality disorders[edit]. Main article: Personality disorder. Depending on the diagnosis, severity and individual, and the ...
... "eschews disorder".[81] In Wat Phra Dhammakaya, ceremonies are commonly held on Sundays rather than the traditional lunar ... and chanting Buddhist texts before sleeping.[83] Students were also encouraged to lead Kathina ceremonies in local temples.[ ...
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... and normal-weight children with sleep-disordered breathing". Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery. 142 (4): 516-9. doi:10.1016/ ... 2012). "Circulating phospholipase-A2 activity in obstructive sleep apnea". International Journal of Pediatric ...
It induced a state of deep and prolonged sleep. But this was not used for long because of adverse side effects.[1] ... studies have shown that alprazolam and adinazolam have antidepressant activities in patients with major depressive disorder. ... Within 30 years, many other barbiturates were developed and found use as sedatives, sleep aids and general anesthetics. ... It was discovered by accident when given to epileptic patients to help them sleep. The positive side effects were ...
Wolkove, N.; Elkholy, O.; Baltzan, M.; Palayew, M. (2007). "Sleep and aging: 2. Management of sleep disorders in older people ... Merlino, G. (2005). "Sleep disorders in patients with end-stage renal disease undergoing dialysis therapy". Nephrology Dialysis ... 39,0 39,1 Ulfberg, J (2004). "The legacy of Karl-Axel Ekbom". Sleep Medicine 5 (3): 223-4. doi:10.1016/j.sleep.2004.04.002. ... Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder-Other Disorders Associated with ADHD, University of Maryland Medical Center. ...
The histamine H3 receptor: an attractive target for the treatment of cognitive disorders. British Journal of Pharmacology. 2008 ... Differential effects of acute and repeat dosing with the H3 antagonist GSK189254 on the sleep-wake cycle and narcoleptic ...
Effects of exogenous melatonin on sleep: a meta-analysis. Sleep Medicine Reviews. 9, 41-50 ... Gelfand, A. A., & Goadsby, P. J. (2016). The role of melatonin in the treatment of primary headache disorders. Headache: The ... Arendt, R. (2009) Managing jet lag: Some of the problems and possible new solutions. Sleep medicin Reviews. 13 (4): 249-256 ...
And one may sleep well if, during the day, too much kat has not been chewed. The leaves of the drug called kat are the chief ... health suggested that there was a need for better research on khat-chewing and its possible link with psychiatric disorders; it ...
Experimentally induced disorders. This section does not cite any sources. Please help improve this section by adding citations ... The physiology of micturition and the physiologic basis of its disorders are subjects about which there is much confusion, ...
"What is dermatopathology? Diagnosing disorders of the skin - David Geffen School of Medicine - Los Angeles, CA". medschool.ucla ... Laser therapy - for both the management of birth marks, skin disorders (like vitiligo), tattoo removal, and cosmetic ... and other immune-mediated skin disorders.[21] Specialists in this field often run their own immunopathology labs.[citation ... may present with features of common skin disorders such as urticaria, eczema and chronic itch. Therefore, the diagnosis of an ...
Panic disorder. Moclobemide is useful in the treatment and management of panic disorder.[43] Panic disorder is mentioned as an ... sleep and rapid eye movement (REM) sleep.[8] There have been conflicting findings with regard to moclobemide altering cortisol ... Tiller JW, Bouwer C, Behnke K (October 1997). "Moclobemide for anxiety disorders: a focus on moclobemide for panic disorder". ... Bipolar disorder (although it seems less likely than imipramine to cause a manic switch[34]) ...
Medical disordersEdit. AutismEdit. Music has played an important role in the research of dealing with autism, mainly in ... The brother is attempting to comfort his sibling by playing the violin, and she has fallen into a deep sleep, "oblivious of all ... such as mood/anxiety disorders and eating disorders, or inappropriate behaviors, including suicide attempts, withdrawal from ... Crowe, Barbara J. (2007). Music Therapy for Children, Adolescents and Adults with Mental Disorders. Silver Spring, MD: American ...
A sleep disorder, or somnipathy, is a medical disorder of the sleep patterns of a person or animal. Some sleep disorders are ... a disorder of circadian rhythms. Other such disorders are advanced sleep phase disorder (ASPD), non-24-hour sleep-wake disorder ... Shift work sleep disorder (SWSD), a situational circadian rhythm sleep disorder. (Jet lag was previously included as a ... Sleep disorders are broadly classified into dyssomnias, parasomnias, circadian rhythm sleep disorders involving the timing of ...
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... a breathing disorder that causes frequent sleep disturbances, often feel tired and unfocused during the day. But that may not ... be the only fallout: New research suggests the disorder also dramatically increases the risk of depression. ... Sleep apnea and related problems occur when the airway becomes blocked during sleep, restricting breathing. The disorder can be ... People with sleep apnea, a breathing disorder that causes frequent sleep disturbances, often feel tired and unfocused during ...
What is REM sleep behavior disorder, or RBD? Learn more from WebMD about the symptoms, causes, and risk factors for this sleep ... Causes of REM Sleep Disorder. The exact cause of REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD) is unknown, although the disorder may occur ... REM sleep accounts for 20%-25% of the sleep period.. In a person with REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD), the paralysis that ... Causes of REM Sleep Disorder Normal sleep has two distinct states: non-rapid eye movement (NREM) and rapid eye movement (REM) ...
Sleep apnea affects millions of Americans and can contribute to high blood pressure, diabetes, stroke and memory problems. ... 8 Signs of Sleep Apnea. The sleep disorder can easily go unnoticed. Heres what to watch for. by Jodi Helmer, AARP The Magazine ... In insomnia, sleep is insufficient; in sleep apnea, sleep is not restful. The combination, Root says, "commonly leads to ... Insomnia and sleep apnea might go hand-in-hand. Research published in Sleep Medicine Reviews found that up to 60 percent of ...
Lack of Sleep May Increase Likelihood of Teens Engaging in Risky Behaviors. Teenagers who dont get enough sleep may be at an ... Im a Sleep Specialist. Heres How I Prepare My Two Teenagers for the First Day of School. Sleep deprivation has measurable ... Do Sleep and Psychological Distress Mediate the Association Between Neighborhood Factors and Pain?. Understanding how sleep ... Early school start times make it difficult for teens to get sufficient sleep. A RAND sleep expert shares how she helps her ...
Learn about sleep disorders, treatments, and good sleep habits. ... Getting a good sleep is vital to your health, but many ... The symptoms of sleep disorders depend on the specific disorder. Some signs that you may have a sleep disorder include that ... What are sleep disorders?. Sleep disorders are conditions that disturb your normal sleep patterns. There are more than 80 ... What are the treatments for sleep disorders?. Treatments for sleep disorders depend on which disorder you have. They may ...
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  • Some common sleep disorders include sleep apnea (stops in breathing during sleep), narcolepsy and hypersomnia (excessive sleepiness at inappropriate times), cataplexy (sudden and transient loss of muscle tone while awake), and sleeping sickness (disruption of sleep cycle due to infection). (wikipedia.org)
  • Sleep apnea , obstructive sleep apnea , obstruction of the airway during sleep, causing lack of sufficient deep sleep, often accompanied by snoring. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other forms of sleep apnea are less common. (wikipedia.org)
  • Stops of breathing of at least ten seconds, 30 times within seven hours of sleep, classifies as apnea. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other forms of sleep apnea include central sleep apnea and sleep-related hypoventilation. (wikipedia.org)
  • There probably is an important connection between depression and sleep apnea," says a sleep expert. (cnn.com)
  • People with sleep apnea, a breathing disorder that causes frequent sleep disturbances, often feel tired and unfocused during the day. (cnn.com)
  • Researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) found that men with diagnosed sleep apnea are more than twice as likely as other men to exhibit signs of clinical depression, such as feeling hopeless and uninterested in everyday activities. (cnn.com)
  • The picture was even worse among women: A sleep apnea diagnosis increased the risk of depression symptoms fivefold. (cnn.com)
  • What's more, the study suggests that sleep apnea is underdiagnosed. (cnn.com)
  • Sleep apnea and related problems occur when the airway becomes blocked during sleep, restricting breathing. (cnn.com)
  • Sleep apnea is closely associated with obesity, a fact the researchers took into account by controlling for body mass index in their analysis. (cnn.com)
  • Six percent of men and 3% of women had received a sleep apnea diagnosis, the survey found, while 7% of men and 4% of women reported breathing problems on at least five nights per week. (cnn.com)
  • A complicating factor is that the effects of depression and sleep apnea can be difficult to distinguish, says psychiatrist Michael Weissberg, M.D., co-director of the insomnia and sleep disorders clinic at the University of Colorado School of Medicine, in Denver. (cnn.com)
  • There probably is an important connection between depression and sleep apnea, but it's hard to sort out who has what," Weissberg says. (cnn.com)
  • Sleep disruption, particularly insomnia, can be a risk factor for developing depression, and a lot of symptoms of people who have sleep apnea -- they feel lousy, they can't think straight -- are similar to symptoms people have in depression. (cnn.com)
  • The study shows only an association, not cause and effect, and the researchers can't rule out the possibility that an unidentified factor could contribute to both sleep apnea and depression. (cnn.com)
  • But it's plausible to think that sleep apnea could directly cause depression. (cnn.com)
  • Know the signs and symptoms of sleep apnea. (aarp.org)
  • Sleeping is anything but restful for people with sleep apnea - in fact, it poses serious health risks for more than 18 million Americans. (aarp.org)
  • That's the number of people who doctors believe are living with sleep apnea, and many of them may be undiagnosed. (aarp.org)
  • People with untreated sleep apnea are still tired even after a full night's rest. (aarp.org)
  • Sleep apnea causes repeated pauses in breathing throughout the night. (aarp.org)
  • While men are more likely to be diagnosed with sleep apnea, the rates for women increase after menopause when hormonal changes affect muscle tone, making the airway more likely to collapse during sleep. (aarp.org)
  • In addition to disrupting your sleep, undiagnosed sleep apnea has been linked to high blood pressure, stroke, memory problems and diabetes. (aarp.org)
  • Watch for these seven signs you may have sleep apnea. (aarp.org)
  • If you're snoring loudly, chronically and keeping your partner awake, it could be a sign of sleep apnea, and you should talk to your doctor. (aarp.org)
  • In sleep apnea, it's common for pauses in breathing to be followed by gasping, choking or snorting. (aarp.org)
  • Despite the fact that fragmented nighttime sleep leads to chronic fatigue, daytime sleepiness is one of the most ignored signs of sleep apnea. (aarp.org)
  • If you're spending seven to nine hours in bed a night and still feel sleepy during the day, it could be a sign of sleep apnea. (aarp.org)
  • Sleep apnea is linked to hypertension. (aarp.org)
  • According to Root, "Untreated sleep apnea leads to elevations of adrenaline at night, which, in part, leads to elevations of blood pressure and heart rate. (aarp.org)
  • While nocturia could be linked to aging, it's also a classic sign of sleep apnea (the fight-or-flight response triggers a feeling of fullness in the bladder, according to Twery). (aarp.org)
  • The possibility of sleep apnea should be considered if you routinely wake up to use the bathroom during the night. (aarp.org)
  • A 2017 study found that 65 percent of those with sleep apnea reported a reduction in nocturia after using a CPAP (continuous positive airway pressure) mask. (aarp.org)
  • Sleep apnea sufferers may complain of morning headaches. (aarp.org)
  • For millions of Americans, sleep disturbances such as sleep apnea and sleepwalking are linked to dozens of disorders, but some of us have more unusual sleep problems . (medicinenet.com)
  • For 40 million Americans, sleep disturbances such as sleep apnea (obstruction of breathing while asleep) and sleepwalking are linked to 84 official sleep disorders , but 10% of us have strange, yet medically-documented disturbances called parasomnias (unusual behaviors during sleep). (medicinenet.com)
  • RBD may occur alongside other disorders , such as daytime sleepiness, sleep apnea, periodic limb movement disorder, and narcolepsy. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • What is Sleep Apnea? (healthfinder.gov)
  • Sleep apnea is a common disorder in which you have pauses in breathing or shallow breaths while you sleep. (healthfinder.gov)
  • Narcolepsy is a frequent disorder: it is the second leading cause of excessive daytime sleepiness diagnosed by sleep centers after obstructive sleep apnea. (healthfinder.gov)
  • It is estimated than 1 to 4 percent of children suffer from sleep apnea. (healthfinder.gov)
  • Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) therapy is the most widely used and most effective treatment for obstructive sleep apnea. (healthfinder.gov)
  • If you snore loudly and feel tired even after a full night's sleep, you may have sleep apnea, a potentially serious sleep disorder. (healthfinder.gov)
  • Learn about common causes of snoring, sleep apnea, treatment, and help for the light snorer. (healthfinder.gov)
  • Sleep apnea: In sleep apnea breathing is temporarily stopped for ten or more seconds at frequent intervals. (amazonaws.com)
  • CPAP (continuous positive air pressure) Titration test: If polysomnogram detects or suspects sleep apnea, patient may be subjected to titration test. (amazonaws.com)
  • It covers important categories such as blood pressure monitors, cardiovascular monitoring systems, blood glucose monitoring devices, hearing diagnostics, micro-electromechanical systems multiparameter patient monitors, remote monitoring systems, sleep apnea diagnostic systems and wireless hospital ambulatory monitors. (amazonaws.com)
  • Most sleep apnea studies take place in a clinic or hospital setting and involve use of special devices, but are conducting over the course of one night's sleep. (amazonaws.com)
  • Take the opportunity to ensure your sleep apnea equipment is working efficiently and effectively with one-on-one service from respiratory specialists. (amazonaws.com)
  • Obstructive sleep apnea is a physical condition caused by the airway collapsing and resulting in an interruption in breathing that lasts for at least 10 seconds. (amazonaws.com)
  • If you are a sleep apnea patient and have just lately been using a sleep apnea machine, you might need to know if you are executing the treatment methods appropriately. (amazonaws.com)
  • Additionally, just be sure you are using the sleep apnea machine as often as recommended, which in most of the cases, it must be used every night. (amazonaws.com)
  • An estimated 18 million Americans suffer from sleep apnea, but NovaSom believes 85 percent haven't been diagnosed. (amazonaws.com)
  • The report provides value (USD million) data for all the market categories Airway Anesthesia Disposables, Anesthesia Machines, Respiratory Devices, Respiratory Disposables, Respiratory Measurement Devices, Sleep Apnea Diagnostic Systems, Regional Anesthesia Disposables, and Pain Management Devices. (amazonaws.com)
  • According to the National Sleep Foundation, about one in four men and one in 10 women suffer from sleep apnea. (amazonaws.com)
  • Sleep apnea therapy that is appropriately done could make the treatment method do the job almost 100% in order to avoid apnea episodes. (amazonaws.com)
  • Sleep apnea is a serious sleep disorder. (familydoctor.org)
  • CPAP is a medical device to treat sleep apnea. (familydoctor.org)
  • The term breathing-related sleep disorder refers to a spectrum of breathing anomalies ranging from chronic or habitual snoring to upper airway resistance syndrome (UARS) to frank obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) or, in some cases, obesity hypoventilation syndrome ( OHS ). (medscape.com)
  • [ 3 ] Consequences of untreated sleep apnea can be life altering and include both cardiovascular and neurobehavioral morbidities. (medscape.com)
  • This system forces air (arrows) through to the lungs in obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) patients. (medscape.com)
  • People with sleep apnea also were more likely to have the disorder. (psychcentral.com)
  • The treatment of choice for obstructive sleep apnea is continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP). (springer.com)
  • Sleep disturbances, including obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS), are common in children and can result in significant health problems if left untreated. (aap.org)
  • In a revised clinical practice guideline, " Diagnosis and Management of Childhood Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome ," published in the September 2012 Pediatrics (published online August 27), the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) recommends that all children or adolescents who snore regularly be screened for OSAS. (aap.org)
  • The portion of Americans with sleep apnea surged from the 1980s to 2010, according to a study published in the American Journal of Epidemiology in 2013. (ohsu.edu)
  • The study estimated that among adults ages 30 to 70, about 13% of men (about one in eight) and about 6% of women (about one in 17) had moderate to severe obstructive sleep apnea. (ohsu.edu)
  • This can cause apnea, in which breathing repeatedly stops for a few or more seconds during sleep. (ohsu.edu)
  • Drowsy From Sleep Apnea? (medpagetoday.com)
  • Newswise - Heart failure patients with untreated sleep apnea are more likely to die than those without this sleep disorder, says a study to be published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology . (newswise.com)
  • The study followed 164 patients with heart failure for more than seven years, and found that those with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) had double the death rate of those patients who did not have sleep apnea. (newswise.com)
  • Of the 37 patients with untreated OSA, the death rate was 24% in contrast to 12% for the 113 patients with no sleep apnea. (newswise.com)
  • Obstructive sleep apnea is common in patients with heart failure, and contributes to increased blood pressure, heart rate and other cardiac disturbances. (newswise.com)
  • The study, "Influence of Obstructive Sleep Apnea on Mortality in Patients With Heart Failure," will be published in the April 17, 2007 edition of the prestigious Journal of the American College of Cardiology. (newswise.com)
  • This is the first time that the effect of obstructive sleep apnea on mortality rates of heart failure patients has been studied and reported. (newswise.com)
  • The vast majority of heart failure patients across North America are not being assessed for the diagnosis of sleep apnea and, as a result, are not being treated for it. (newswise.com)
  • Obstructive sleep apnea occurs when a person stops breathing during sleep at least 15 to 20 times an hour. (newswise.com)
  • Sleep studies for heart failure patients are crucial in determining whether they have obstructive sleep apnea. (newswise.com)
  • Since the risk of death for these patients is significant, we need to be more vigilant in pursuing the diagnosis of obstructive sleep apnea in these patients," he said. (newswise.com)
  • This research will influence how we investigate and treat patients with heart failure, said Dr. John Parker, Head of Cardiology at the Peter Munk Cardiac Centre, University Health Network and Mount Sinai Hospital, adding that "treating sleep apnea in these patients has become as routine as implanting pacemakers or using defibrillators. (newswise.com)
  • In order to clearly determine the effect of sleep apnea, the characteristics of all the heart failure patients in the two groups were generally the same, including age, gender, severity of symptoms, medications, weight, and diabetes. (newswise.com)
  • Commenting on the findings for Medscape Medical News , American Academy of Sleep Medicine spokesperson Nitun Verma, MD, said while the findings are "intuitive, this study does a nice job of starting to quantify it, and it's helpful to be able to tell someone that they may age faster if they have untreated sleep apnea. (medscape.com)
  • For sleep apnea that has almost as much impact and prevalence as diabetes, they should stand together on the same stage. (medscape.com)
  • Lumeng JC, Chervin RD. Epidemiology of pediatric obstructive sleep apnea. (medscape.com)
  • Sleep, Sleep Apnea, and Epilepsy. (medscape.com)
  • If we go by the records, over half of the population of the world is affected with Sleep Apnea, one way or another. (selfgrowth.com)
  • Also known as Obstructive Sleep Apnea, the condition is the most common problem faced by people. (selfgrowth.com)
  • There are several reasons why one would suffer from Sleep Apnea. (selfgrowth.com)
  • If you are dealing with Sleep Apnea, it is important that you seek professional help, asleep diagnosis, and analysis paired with Chiropractic care will help you overcome the condition. (selfgrowth.com)
  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea is a condition that, if untreated, can have significant aeromedical complications such as Excessive Daytime Sleepiness (EDS), heart rhythm disturbances, stroke, diabetes, high blood pressure, as well as memory and concentration difficulties. (aopa.org)
  • The FAA considers certification of sleep apnea under a Special Issuance Authorization. (aopa.org)
  • However, the certification procedure for sleep apnea was amended in March, 2015. (aopa.org)
  • Group 1 includes applicants who have sleep apnea and have been granted a special issuance under the AME-Assisted Special Issuance program. (aopa.org)
  • Group 2 includes applicants who are currently being treated, have been diagnosed with, or have been evaluated for sleep apnea, but who have not yet been granted a Special Issuance. (aopa.org)
  • A sleep apnea assessment and documentation of appropriate treatment, if diagnosed, will be required before a medical certificate can be issued. (aopa.org)
  • The presence of any of the signs and symptoms simply indicates the possible risk for sleep apnea, and that screening questions should be asked by the AME at the time of the FAA physical examination. (aopa.org)
  • American Thoracic Society Documents 289 Overview The overlap syndrome (OVS) is the co-occurrence of chronic obstructive pulmonarydisease (COPD)and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). (tripdatabase.com)
  • he recently gave me a sleep apnea test which was positive and I'm trying a cpap machine. (dailystrength.org)
  • d We recommend that future research evaluate sleep - disordered breathing (i.e., central sleep apnea, OSA, increased upper airway resistance, hypoventilation, sleep fragmentation, etc.), rather than OSA speci?cally, in patients with COPD. (tripdatabase.com)
  • I was diagnosed by one doctor w/sleep apnea but a second opinion came out negative. (druginfonet.com)
  • The disorders, which include obstructive sleep apnea and snoring, can be potentially serious medical conditions caused by anatomical airway collapse and altered respiratory control mechanisms. (ada.org)
  • Obstructive sleep apnea has been associated with metabolic, cardiovascular, respiratory, dental and other systemic diseases. (ada.org)
  • In children, undiagnosed and/or untreated obstructive sleep apnea can be associated with cardiovascular problems and impaired growth, as well as learning and behavioral problems. (ada.org)
  • It emphasizes that dentists are the only health care provider with the knowledge and expertise to provide oral appliance therapy for those individuals with mild or moderate sleep apnea who are intolerant of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy. (ada.org)
  • When oral appliance therapy is prescribed by a physician through written or electronic order for an adult patient with obstructive sleep apnea, a dentist should be the one to fabricate an oral appliance. (ada.org)
  • Obstructive sleep apnea occurs when the tissue in the back of the throat collapses completely blocking the airway. (medindia.net)
  • Obstructive sleep apnea is treated using continuous positive airway pressure. (medindia.net)
  • Schwab's 2014 study compared obese patients with and without sleep apnea, and found that the participants with the condition had significantly larger tongues when compared to those without sleep apnea. (hindustantimes.com)
  • 11 . The sleep respiratory disorder examining device of claim 6 , wherein a sleeping state analyzed by the signal computing unit includes an apnea state. (google.co.uk)
  • To test the hypothesis that sleep disorder diagnosis would be associated with increased risk of preterm birth and to examine risk by gestational age, preterm birth type, and specific sleep disorder (insomnia, sleep apnea, movement disorder, and other). (nih.gov)
  • 001, 15.5%) for sleep apnea. (nih.gov)
  • Insomnia and sleep apnea were associated with significantly increased risk of preterm birth. (nih.gov)
  • His private practice focuses on sleep apnea, snoring, TMD, and sleep disorders in adults and children. (wiley.com)
  • Sleep apnea is defined as a reduction or cessation of breathing during sleep. (medicinenet.com)
  • The three types of sleep apnea are central apnea, obstructive apnea, and a mixture of central and obstructive apnea. (medicinenet.com)
  • Central sleep apnea is caused by a failure of the brain to activate the muscles of breathing during sleep. (medicinenet.com)
  • Obstructive sleep apnea is caused by the collapse of the airway during sleep. (medicinenet.com)
  • The complications of obstructive sleep apnea include high blood pressure, strokes, heart disease, automobile accidents, and daytime sleepiness as well as difficulty concentrating, thinking and remembering. (medicinenet.com)
  • Sleep apnea is a common, but probably underdiagnosed condition, and snoring is one symptom. (drugs.com)
  • Sleep apnea can also lead to high blood pressure. (drugs.com)
  • During sleep apnea, you stop breathing for short periods of time - 10 to 30 seconds - during sleep. (drugs.com)
  • Your doctor may suggest you complete a sleep study to confirm sleep apnea. (drugs.com)
  • Continuous positive airway pressure ( CPAP ) devices are used to help with sleep apnea. (drugs.com)
  • Weight loss, alcohol avoidance, and not sleeping on your back may aid with apnea, too. (drugs.com)
  • I suffer from severe RLS (restless leg syndrome) and PLM (periodic limb movement) along with severe central sleep apnea. (healthboards.com)
  • A 25-year veteran, Cota had disclosed his sleep apnea and prescription drug use to the Coast Guard, but the American Pilots Association chief said the process can be mysterious: "You send all your information to the Coast Guard, and it kind of goes behind closed doors. (newser.com)
  • Cota is one of 18 million Americans suffer from sleep apnea, the AP notes. (newser.com)
  • The UCSF Sleep Disorders Center offers a comprehensive range of services and treatments for conditions such as sleep apnea, insomnia, periodic limb movements, restless legs syndrome, narcolepsy and snoring. (ucsfhealth.org)
  • We host an educational support group for people with obstructive sleep apnea and their families. (ucsfhealth.org)
  • The UCSF AWAKE ('Alert, Well And Keeping Energetic') Obstructive Sleep Apnea Support Group is for people with this sleep and breathing disorder. (ucsfhealth.org)
  • In the case of sleep apnea, serious health conditions may arise if left untreated. (upmc.com)
  • He cites research linking sleep apnea, in which breathing is disrupted, to attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and the evidence of a connection between depression and insomnia as examples. (scientificamerican.com)
  • Severe sleep-disordered breathing is linked to the development of heart failure, but the use of sleep apnea devices may minimize the risk, according to research conducted in Japan. (upi.com)
  • Resaerchers suggest using continuous positive airway pressure, or CPAP, devices to treat obstructive sleep apnea and other sleep-related breathing abnormalities. (upi.com)
  • Sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) occurs in 2% to 4% of the non-disabled adult population and is characterized by periods of complete breathing cessation (apnea) or marked reductions in airflow (hypopnea) during sleep. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Others are sleep apnea, narcolepsy and hypersomnia (excessive sleepiness at inappropriate times), sleeping sickness (disruption of sleep cycle due to infection), sleepwalking, and night terrors. (wikipedia.org)
  • Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a medical disorder that is caused by repetitive collapse of the upper airway (back of the throat) during sleep. (wikipedia.org)
  • Impact of sleep disturbances is increasingly focused in the society with regard to traffic safety where accidents can be related to reduce mental concentration due to sleepiness . (global-summit.com)
  • In our society, we are so used to shorting our sleep that a feeling of sleepiness is very common," says Dan Root, board-certified sleep physician and founder of Oregon Sleep Associates. (aarp.org)
  • Sleep apnoea is characterised by heavy snoring at night which then leads to sleepiness or fatigue during the day. (bbc.co.uk)
  • Multiple sleep latency test (MSLT): MSLT monitors the severity of the sleepiness during day time. (amazonaws.com)
  • I knew the disorder had something to do with sleep, but as I read more, the condition described me perfectly: sleepiness, muscle weakness, even the vivid dreams that I sometimes couldn't tell from reality - all were symptoms. (marieclaire.com)
  • I had a sleep test 6 years ago due to excessive daytime sleepiness. (medhelp.org)
  • useful in excessive daytime sleepiness or increased sleep attack. (medhelp.org)
  • Symptoms include a chronic inability to sleep and excessive sleepiness. (healthline.com)
  • This book discusses the main sleep disorders in detail, including insomnia, respiratory disturbances, movement disorders during sleep, circadian rhythm disorders, parasomnias, and disorders associated with increased sleepiness. (springer.com)
  • Atypical presentations, snoring associated with daytime somnolence, behavioral-emotional problems, apneic or hypopneic episodes, suspicion of narcolepsy, abnormal and disruptive movements in sleep, unexplained or recalcitrant sleep difficulties, or daytime sleepiness indicate a need for sleep studies (see Workup). (medscape.com)
  • This is the most common circadian-rhythm sleep disorder that results in insomnia and daytime sleepiness, or somnolence. (athealth.com)
  • These people display sleepiness during work hours and other periods of the day and are unable to sleep during the desired sleep period. (newsmax.com)
  • 5. Any of the above four symptoms can lead to associated symptoms like excessive sleepiness, insomnia, impaired social functions, impaired concentration, distress, or other metabolic disorders. (newsmax.com)
  • In case if you suffer from excessive sleepiness or narcolepsy, shift work sleep disorder then go with this medicines. (medindia.net)
  • This Dyssomnia is diagnosed when the individual's own (endogenous) sleep-wake schedule is not synchronized with the schedule imposed from their environment, resulting in Insomnia and sleepiness which may occur regularly but at the inappropriate time. (behavenet.com)
  • Sleep disorders and daytime sleepiness may be caused by an unhealthy, fat-laden diet. (medicaldaily.com)
  • by a neurologist who did a sleep lab test and diagnosed narcolepsy (day time sleepiness caused by a disorder in which one's sleep lacks the stage in which the brain is refreshed, hence keeps giving signals all day that i need more sleep). (delphiforums.com)
  • An instrument to measure functional status outcomes for disorders of excessive sleepiness. (cdc.gov)
  • Idiopathic hypersomnia , a primary, neurologic cause of long-sleeping, sharing many similarities with narcolepsy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Narcolepsy (NAR-ko-lep-see) is a disorder that causes a person to have difficulty staying awake. (healthfinder.gov)
  • Classical narcolepsy constitutes of Hypnagogic hallucinations, Sleep paralysis and Cataplexy which is not seen in your case. (medhelp.org)
  • A study in Finland has found that children vaccinated against the H1N1 swine flu virus with Pandemrix were more likely to develop the sleep disorder narcolepsy. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Markku Partinen of the Helsinki Sleep Clinic and Hanna Nohynek of the National Institute for Health and Welfare in Finland, also collected vaccination and childhood narcolepsy data for children born between January 1991 and December 2005. (telegraph.co.uk)
  • Her main interest is focused on narcolepsy and childhood sleep disorders. (springer.com)
  • Trazadone typically would increase Stage IV sleep and might help some with narcolepsy. (druginfonet.com)
  • Narcolepsy involves abruptly falling into a deep sleep at an inappropriate time, for example while talking, eating or driving. (drugs.com)
  • As with some other sleep disorders, there is no cure for narcolepsy, but lifestyle changes and certain treatments, like stimulants , SSRIs , tricyclic antidepressants , or sodium oxybate ( Xyrem ) may be helpful. (drugs.com)
  • Likelihood of both a sleep movement disorder and narcolepsy? (healthboards.com)
  • The disorder can also be caused by narcolepsy or rare brainstem abnormalities. (emaxhealth.com)
  • Night terror , Pavor nocturnus , sleep terror disorder, an abrupt awakening from sleep with behavior consistent with terror . (wikipedia.org)
  • Rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder (RBD), acting out violent or dramatic dreams while in REM sleep, sometimes injuring bed partner or self (REM sleep disorder or RSD). (wikipedia.org)
  • In a person with REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD), the paralysis that normally occurs during REM sleep is incomplete or absent, allowing the person to "act out" his or her dreams . (webmd.com)
  • The exact cause of REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD) is unknown, although the disorder may occur in association with various degenerative neurological conditions such as Parkinson's disease , multisystem atrophy, diffuse Lewy body dementia , and Shy-Drager syndrome. (webmd.com)
  • Sleep deprivation has measurable negative effects on teens' behavior and health. (rand.org)
  • Rapid eye movement behavior disorder (RBD). (medicinenet.com)
  • The main difference between sleepwalking and sleep terror, he explains, is that sleepwalkers don't remember walking when you wake them, but when you awaken someone in an RBD-related behavior, they are immediately awake and alert and remember dreaming something that directly correlates to the incident. (medicinenet.com)
  • What is REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD)? (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • REM behavior disorder, or REM sleep behavior disorder, involves unusual actions or behaviors during the rapid eye movement (REM) sleep phase. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • REM behavior disorder, or RBD, is a type of parasomnia. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • The disruptive behavior associated with ADHD can make it harder to fall asleep and stay asleep, and psychostimulant medication can harm sleep, too. (healthcentral.com)
  • Smoking, head injuries and pesticide exposure are relatively common among people with REM sleep behavior disorder, a rare but serious problem that has been linked to Parkinson's disease and dementia. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • We don't know much about the risk factors that may lead to REM behavior disorder," said Cantor, who was not involved with the new research. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • Another difference was caffeine: Studies have suggested that people who drink coffee are less likely to develop Parkinson's, but the new study, published online on Wednesday in the journal Neurology , found no connection between coffee drinking and REM sleep behavior disorder. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • Postuma's goal, he said, is to continue to probe the possible causes of REM sleep behavior disorder so as to better understand how it may predict neurodegenerative problems later in life. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • San Diego, California - Rapid eye movement (REM) sleep behavior disorder (RBD) is the strongest predictor of determining risk of developing dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) in men, new research suggests. (medscape.com)
  • In a new multi-center study of more than 1,200 people, Canadian researchers discovered rapid eye movement (REM) sleep behavior disorder is a strong predictor of Parkinson's disease. (psychcentral.com)
  • The study, led by Dr. Ron Postuma at the Montreal Neurological Institute and Hospital followed 1,280 patients with rapid eye movement (REM) sleep behavior disorder. (psychcentral.com)
  • General treatment measures for breathing-related sleep disorders include (1) behavior modification aimed at improving sleep hygiene and avoiding additional sleep deprivation, (2) avoidance of supine positioning during sleep, and (3) avoidance of ethanol and sedative medications. (medscape.com)
  • Sleep drunkenness occurs when, during or following arousals from sleep, peoples are confused or perform inappropriate behavior, such as answering the phone instead of turning off the alarm. (psychcentral.com)
  • An episode, often triggered by a forced awakening, may even cause violent behavior during sleep or amnesia of the episode. (psychcentral.com)
  • A parasomnia is a sleep disorder that causes abnormal behavior while sleeping. (healthline.com)
  • The behavior can occur during any stage of sleep, including the transition from wakefulness to sleeping and vice versa. (healthline.com)
  • The behavior might also disrupt the sleep of other people near you. (healthline.com)
  • In REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD), you have vivid dreams and act them out during REM sleep. (healthline.com)
  • Other factors that cause disturbances include a high prevalence of specific sleep disorders such as sleep disordered breathing (SDB), periodic limb movements during sleep (PLMS) and rapid eye movement (REM) sleep behavior disorder (RBD). (springer.com)
  • Clinical features of Parkinson’s disease with and without rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder Rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder (RBD) and Parkinson's disease (PD) are two distinct clinical diseases but they share some common pathological and anatomical characteristics. (tripdatabase.com)
  • This study examined PD patients with or without RBD as determined by the REM Sleep Behavior Disorder Screening Questionnaire (RBDSQ), assessed motor subtype by Unified PD Rating Scale (UPDRS) III at "on" state, and compared the sub-scale scores representing tremor, rigidity, appendicular and axial. (tripdatabase.com)
  • Rapid eye movement ( REM ) sleep behavior disorder (RBD) is a parasomnia characterized by repeated episodes of dream enactment behavior and REM sleep without atonia (RSWA) during polysomnography recording. (tripdatabase.com)
  • Abnormal metabolic network activity in REM sleep behavior disorder. (tripdatabase.com)
  • To determine whether the Parkinson disease-related covariance pattern (PDRP) expression is abnormally increased in idiopathic REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD) and whether increased baseline activity is associated with greater individual risk of subsequent phenoconversion.For this cohort study, we recruited 2 groups of RBD and control subjects. (tripdatabase.com)
  • Brainstem infarcts predict REM sleep behavior disorder in acute ischemic stroke. (tripdatabase.com)
  • Rapid eye movement ( REM ) sleep behavior disorder (RBD) is a sleep disturbance in which patients enact their dreams while in REM sleep . (tripdatabase.com)
  • Actigraphy as a diagnostic aid for REM sleep behavior disorder in Parkinson's disease. (tripdatabase.com)
  • Rapid eye movement ( REM ) sleep behavior disorder (RBD) is a common parasomnia in Parkinson's disease (PD) patients. (tripdatabase.com)
  • Sleep-related eating disorder is a parasomnia - abnormal activity or behavior that occurs while you're falling asleep, sleeping or waking up. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Questionnaires and dream logs were used to evaluate the patients for nightmares and rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder (RBD), a condition in which muscle tone persists during REM sleep. (redorbit.com)
  • One of the sleep maladies that 7/30/14 guest Dr. Robert Rosenberg has studied is called REM Behavior Disorder (RBD), in which people physically act out their dreams, often violent in nature. (coasttocoastam.com)
  • If talk becomes violent, that's a characteristic of a more serious disorder known as REM behavior disorder. (go.com)
  • REM behavior disorder is most common among older men. (go.com)
  • Mayo Clinic sleep medicine specialists have found that almost two-thirds of patients with REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD) develop degenerative brain diseases by approximately 11 years after diagnosis of RBD. (scienceblog.com)
  • Postuma noted that the study involved only people with no known cause for the REM sleep behavior disorder. (emaxhealth.com)
  • The risk of developing sleep disorders in the elderly is especially increased for sleep disordered breathing, periodic limb movements, restless legs syndrome, REM sleep behavior disorders, insomnia and circadian rhythm disturbances. (wikipedia.org)
  • It has been suggested that increasing cases of ADHD are related to increasing rates of sleep deprivation - particularly among children. (healthcentral.com)
  • Since the behavioral symptoms of sleep deprivation are so similar to those of ADHD, researchers are starting to ask whether individuals with ADHD actually may be suffering from a sleep disorder. (healthcentral.com)
  • That said, there is no denying that the behavioral symptoms of sleep deprivation can be similar to ADHD symptoms - and that sleep problems are associated with ADHD. (healthcentral.com)
  • We also can't deny the sleep deprivation that seems to be plaguing modern society. (selfgrowth.com)
  • Sleep deprivation results in feelings of malaise, poor concentration, and moodiness, and even accidental deaths. (athealth.com)
  • Experts say a number of factors can contribute to sleepwalking, including certain medications, stress and sleep deprivation. (go.com)
  • Sleep is the blissful state that rejuvenates our mind and body everyday and any deprivation often leads to a disorder that can affect our health. (medindia.net)
  • People suffering from sleep disorders do not get adequate or restorative sleep, and sleep deprivation is associated with a number of both physical and emotional disturbances. (medicinenet.com)
  • Individuals suffering from alcohol withdrawal symptoms are often found struggling with acute sleep deprivation. (selfgrowth.com)
  • Co-author of the study John Brownstein explained: 'Sleep deprivation and chronic sleep disorders are not well understood. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • That top-down, inhibitory connection is severed in the condition of sleep deprivation. (scientificamerican.com)
  • Fatal familial insomnia, an extremely rare genetic disorder that causes a complete cessation of sleep, leading quickly to death by sleep deprivation. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other types of sleep studies may check how quickly you fall asleep during daytime naps or whether you are able to stay awake and alert during the day. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Additional symptoms can include labored breathing during sleep, disturbed sleep with frequent gasps, snorts or pauses, and daytime learning problems. (aap.org)
  • People with this condition have difficulty getting enough sleep in the daytime to compensate for lost overnight sleep. (healthline.com)
  • A person suffering from insomnia has difficulty initiating or maintaining normal sleep, which can result in non-restorative sleep and impairment of daytime functioning. (athealth.com)
  • These normal-mood patients with bipolar disorder expressed dysfunctional beliefs and behaviors regarding sleep that were similar to those suffering from insomnia, such as high levels of anxiety, fear about poor sleep, low daytime activity level, and a tendency to misperceive sleep. (athealth.com)
  • NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Depression and anxiety are associated with poor sleep quality, daytime drowsiness and nightmares in patients with Parkinson's disease, according to a recent report. (redorbit.com)
  • Severity of depression and anxiety were associated with poor sleep quality, daytime drowsiness and nightmares. (redorbit.com)
  • Further analysis showed that the severity of depression strongly influenced sleep quality and the occurrence of nightmares, while the severity of anxiety affected daytime drowsiness. (redorbit.com)
  • however, your doctor may make a clinical diagnosis of nightmare disorder (parasomnia) if the nightmares cause ongoing trouble with daytime functioning or falling asleep, and are not due to medications or mental health conditions. (drugs.com)
  • Circadian rhythm sleep disorders result in difficulty falling asleep, early awakenings, poor sleep quality, and daytime drowsiness. (drugs.com)
  • While some consider daytime somnolescence from poor sleep quality a 'tolerable annoyance', SDB can decrease near-term physical performance and mental alertness, decay memory and intellectual processing, invoke mood disturbances, decrease healthrelated quality of life(HRQoL), and cause vehicular or occupational injury. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Management of sleep disturbances that are secondary to mental, medical, or substance abuse disorders should focus on the underlying conditions. (wikipedia.org)
  • More research is needed to fully investigate this link and to determine whether ADHD causes sleep disturbances, or whether sleep disturbances cause ADHD. (healthcentral.com)
  • In the meantime, she said, clinicians need to be aware of RBD and its link to DLB and ask patients and their bed partners about sleep disturbances. (medscape.com)
  • Sleep disturbances in the elderly may not be a result of the aging process per se, but rather are likely caused by many factors that are amenable to treatment. (springer.com)
  • On the other hand, dementia and Parkinson's disease are two neurologic disorders that are almost exclusive to the elderly and most often involve sleep disturbances. (springer.com)
  • Sleep disturbances secondary to dementia and Parkinson's disease are usually problematic for the patient as well as the caregiver, whether in the home or in the nursing home. (springer.com)
  • Slumbers disturbances are chronic neurological illnesses, which are caused by changes in the sleep-wake cycle. (selfgrowth.com)
  • Sleepwalking is perhaps the most well-known form of parasomnia -- a disorder that interrupts sleep and often involves disruptive behaviors -- but experts say there are others that can either be very milid or cause severe disturbances. (go.com)
  • Although these medicines are not meant for alleviating alcohol withdrawal symptoms, have an active mechanism for inducing quality slumbers and treat severe sleep disturbances. (selfgrowth.com)
  • Proper sleeping tablets and certain lifestyle changes can help fight the disturbances effectively. (selfgrowth.com)
  • Many of the sleep disturbances noted were characteristic of depression. (nih.gov)
  • Delayed sleep phase disorder (DSPD), inability to awaken and fall asleep at socially acceptable times but no problem with sleep maintenance, a disorder of circadian rhythms . (wikipedia.org)
  • Insomnia disorder (primary insomnia), chronic difficulty in falling asleep and/or maintaining sleep when no other cause is found for these symptoms. (wikipedia.org)
  • The body clock in three quarters of ADHD patients is delayed by as much as one-and-a-half hours, meaning these individuals fall asleep later and typically get less overall sleep. (healthcentral.com)
  • British sleep experts have warned that lorry drivers could be putting their lives, and the lives of other road users at risk if they fall asleep at the wheel. (bbc.co.uk)
  • Over the last 2 weeks, how many days have you had trouble falling asleep or staying asleep or sleeping too much? (cdc.gov)
  • If you're suddenly having a hard time getting to sleep and staying asleep, here are a few tips that will help you cure your post-holiday insomnia. (amazonaws.com)
  • The test records the time taken by the patient to fall asleep (known as sleep latency) and the amount of REM sleep occurring. (amazonaws.com)
  • Hypnotics are used for the treatment of insomnia which is characterized by difficulties with falling asleep or maintaining sleep. (rxlist.com)
  • This disorder is considered to be a parasomnia, and is characterized by the perception of loud noises, such as door slams, fireworks or gunshots, right as the person is trying to fall asleep or is waking up. (healthcentral.com)
  • Sleep paralysis occurs when a person is falling asleep or waking up, and involves a person being fully conscious , but unable to move their body. (healthcentral.com)
  • Sleeping positions include the body posture on the bed to fall asleep. (selfgrowth.com)
  • Insomnia includes sleeping too little, difficulty falling asleep, awakening frequently during the night, or waking up early and being unable to get back to sleep. (athealth.com)
  • He also addressed some of the bizarre disorders people experience while they are sound asleep-- not only sleepwalking but eating, having sex, and even driving. (coasttocoastam.com)
  • To evaluate fish sleep patterns, the researchers first had to find a way to tell when fish are asleep. (wired.com)
  • This may include difficulty falling or staying asleep, falling asleep at inappropriate times, excessive total sleep time or abnormal behaviors associated with sleep . (medindia.net)
  • Ask others to be respectful of your sleep and not disturb you while your asleep. (wikiversity.org)
  • This is the lightest stage of sleep, and people may not always perceive they are asleep when in this stage. (medicinenet.com)
  • Symptoms usually begin between 10 and 25 years of age, and include cataplexy , sleep paralysis , and hallucinations (while falling asleep or awakening). (drugs.com)
  • Insomnia - trouble getting to sleep or staying asleep - is a top medical complaint. (drugs.com)
  • The majority experience symptoms of insomnia , consisting of difficulty in falling asleep, staying asleep, early morning awakening, or non-refreshing sleep. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • Studies of depressed patients demonstrate prolonged sleep latency (time to fall asleep), lack of slow wave sleep (also known as deep sleep), reduced REM sleep latency (time to REM sleep from sleep onset), and increased amount of REM sleep. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • Difficulty in falling and staying asleep is the most common sleep disturbance. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • these are sudden awakenings from sleep accompanied by intense anxiety, shortness of breath, heart palpitations, and usually lead to difficulty falling back asleep. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • Once asleep, I sleep through with no problems and wake up feeling rested. (medhelp.org)
  • Symptoms: difficulty falling asleep, staying asleep, or non-restorative sleep, lasts for at least 1 month, causes significant distress and or impairment in functioning, not related to other sleep disorder, substance use or other medical condition. (prezi.com)
  • REM sleep is a phase of the sleep cycle that normally occurs every 1.5 to 2 hours during an ordinary night's sleep. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Getting a good night's sleep is key to performing at your best during the day. (webmd.com)
  • This interactive assessment will help you assess your sleep habits and sleep quality, and provide tips for improving your night's rest. (webmd.com)
  • Now that the holidays are behind us, you may be having some trouble getting a good night's sleep. (amazonaws.com)
  • If you're one of these people, you should try exercising for about an hour in the evening to prep yourself for a good night's sleep. (amazonaws.com)
  • For instance, the quantity of rapid eye movement (REM) and delta sleep that an individual has during a night's sleep is more similar in people who are more genetically alike. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • I'm desperate for a solid night's sleep. (druginfonet.com)
  • Sleep typically occurs in cycles that range from 90 to 120 minutes in length, with 4 to 5 cycles occurring during each night's sleep. (medicinenet.com)
  • Your first thought might be to use a sleeping pill, but there are many other options to help you get a good night's rest. (drugs.com)
  • Patients with sleep problems can follow some simple guidelines for a better night's sleep including: maintaining a regular sleep schedule and avoiding naps. (ucsfhealth.org)
  • People with insomnia should also adopt healthy habits and rituals that promote a good night's sleep. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • Walker's team and collaborators from Harvard Medical School reached their conclusions, published in Current Biology, after studying 26 healthy students aged 24 to 31 after either an all-nighter or a full night's sleep. (scientificamerican.com)
  • A 2012 study found that children were significantly more likely to demonstrate behaviors associated with ADHD by the age of seven if they exhibited symptoms of sleep-disordered breathing such as snoring, mouth breathing, and pauses in breathing. (healthcentral.com)
  • In sexsomnia , you act out sexual behaviors while sleeping. (healthline.com)
  • For RBD, clonazepam effectively controls the aversive sleep behaviors. (springer.com)
  • Sleep-related eating disorder involves frequent episodes of out-of-control eating and drinking behaviors while in a state of sleep. (mayoclinic.org)
  • A second generation, bred by mating that first hybrid generation, showed sleep behaviors in between the two populations. (wired.com)
  • The best sleep study will also record the entire sleep episode on video, replete with details of odd nocturnal behaviors. (medindia.net)
  • Adjusting some of your behaviors and elements in your bedroom will help you sleep better. (sleepfoundation.org)
  • If you have a parasomnia, you might move around, talk, or do unusual things during sleep. (healthline.com)
  • Another common parasomnia is sleep talking , also known as somniloquy. (healthline.com)
  • Sleep eating, also called Sleep-Related Eating Disorder , is considered a parasomnia where people get up in the middle of the night to eat, and generally do not remember the episode in the morning. (healthcentral.com)
  • This Parasomnia is characterized by such vigorous, even violent, integrated motor activity during sleep that many suffer injury. (behavenet.com)
  • And on a cellular level, the momentary drop in oxygen that occurs when a sleeping person stops breathing could lead to brain changes by triggering stress or inflammation, says Anne Wheaton, Ph.D., the lead author of the study and an epidemiologist in the CDC's division of population health. (cnn.com)
  • This occurs when sleepers act out dramatic and/or violent dreams during rapid eye movement (REM) stage sleep. (medicinenet.com)
  • Characterized by a loss of muscle atonia that occurs during normal sleep, patients with RBD are able to move during REM while sleeping and "act out" their dreams, which are often vivid and unpleasant, said Dr. Murray. (medscape.com)
  • Insomnia , a disorder in which there is difficulty sleeping, occurs occasionally in most people but usually lasts only a few days. (rxlist.com)
  • Sleep talking occurs during sleep without the person being aware of it. (healthcentral.com)
  • Scientists have found that the phenomenon occurs due to a disconnect between the brain and body during REM sleep. (healthcentral.com)
  • REM sleep abnormalities have been implicated by doctors in a variety of psychiatric disorders, including depression, posttraumatic stress disorder, some forms of schizophrenia, and other disorders in which psychosis occurs. (athealth.com)
  • Sleep-related eating disorder usually occurs during non-rapid eye movement sleep in the first half of the night and is associated with the transition from non-rapid eye movement to arousal during sleep. (mayoclinic.org)
  • The exact mechanism for why it occurs is not known, but sleep-related eating disorder often occurs in people who have a history of sleepwalking, so these conditions may be related. (mayoclinic.org)
  • People with the disorder do not have the normal lack of muscle tone that occurs during REM sleep, often known as the dream stage of sleep. (emaxhealth.com)
  • Sleep disruption may significantly hinder their ability to function physically and mentally. (rand.org)
  • A disruption of this rhythm may be considered a circadian rhythm sleep disorder. (healthline.com)
  • SAN ANTONIO - Sleep-disordered breathing (SDB), and the disruption in nightly sleep it causes, speeds up the aging process, according to preliminary research. (medscape.com)
  • Increasing SDB severity and sleep disruption were associated with epigenetic age acceleration, independent of measured confounders, Li reported. (medscape.com)
  • In addition, each standard deviation increase in the arousal index, a measure of sleep disruption, was associated with the equivalent of 321 days of age acceleration. (medscape.com)
  • Part of rapid cycling in and of itself causes sleep disruption. (dailystrength.org)
  • Circadian rhythm sleep disorder is a persistent rhythm disruption sleep disorder that is characterized by an altered sleep cycle.Circadian rhythm is a term used to describe the body clock that manages the sleep and wake cycle of a human being. (newsmax.com)
  • This sleep disruption is caused due to the inability to adjust to a new time zone. (newsmax.com)
  • Frequent changes in shifts can cause severe sleep disruption. (newsmax.com)
  • The person may not be able to sleep during the desired sleep hours or for the desired number of hours, and may face constant sleep disruption. (newsmax.com)
  • Sleep disruption can have a negative impact on your health and well being. (upmc.com)
  • Walker says the team now plans to examine the effects of disruption of certain types of sleep, such as REM sleep or slow-wave sleep. (scientificamerican.com)
  • More than 90% of RBD patients are male and the disorder usually strikes after the age of 50, Mahowald says. (medicinenet.com)
  • They recruited nearly 700 patients, most of whom were male and in their late 60s, at several sites in 10 countries and found that smoking, head injuries and pesticide use were risk factors for the sleep disorder. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • This can result in violent episodes in which patients can kick and punch during REM sleep, resulting in harm to themselves and/or their bed partners. (medscape.com)
  • Physicians and dentists can give patients the Home Sleep Test, which can be completed at home and then returned to the doctor. (amazonaws.com)
  • The study is the largest of its kind performed on patients with this disorder, which causes violent acting out of dreams as the normal paralysis during sleep is lost. (psychcentral.com)
  • To select patients for clinical trials, however, it is important to know as precisely as possible what chances each patient has of developing PD, as there is significant variability among those with REM sleep disorder. (psychcentral.com)
  • For patients with morbid obesity who are refractory to diet and drug therapy, bariatric surgery has been associated with effective weight loss and significant improvement in sleep-disordered breathing. (medscape.com)
  • Patients with neuromuscular disease-including Duchenne muscular dystrophy (DMD), amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, postpolio syndrome, and myasthenia gravis-have additional risk factors that may predispose them to sleep-disordered breathing. (medscape.com)
  • Patients with disorders that affect the brain are more likely to have a circadian rhythm sleep disorder. (healthline.com)
  • Our data says that many of these patients need to be treated for this disorder and that this will have a significant impact on their survival," said Dr. Douglas Bradley, Head of the Sleep Research Laboratories at Toronto General Hospital, Toronto Rehabilitation Institute, and Mount Sinai Hospital, and Director of the University of Toronto Centre for Sleep Medicine and Circadian Biology. (newswise.com)
  • Patients for the study were recruited from the Heart Failure Clinic of the Mount Sinai Hospital and the sleep studies were performed in sleep laboratories at Toronto General Hospital and the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute. (newswise.com)
  • d We recommend studies that seek to determine the pathophysiology of oxygen desaturation during REM sleep in patients with COPD. (tripdatabase.com)
  • Dr. Harvey concluded that even when the bipolar patients were not in a depressive, hypomanic, or manic mood state, they still had difficulty maintaining good sleep. (athealth.com)
  • To adjust the delayed sleep phase problem, sleep specialists might also use bright light therapy or the natural hormone melatonin, particularly in depressed patients. (athealth.com)
  • Twenty-two patients suffering from an obsessive and compulsive disorder (OCD) according to DSM-III-R were investigated by polysomnographic sleep EEG recordings under drug-free conditions and compared to age- and sex-matched healthy controls. (springer.com)
  • The results of this study contradict the assumption that OCD patients show REM sleep and slow wave sleep abnormalities similar to those shown by patients with primary depression. (springer.com)
  • The end result is a comprehensive policy that can help dentists on the front lines help their patients with these potentially life-threatening disorders. (ada.org)
  • Although depression and anxiety affect 40 percent or more of patients with Parkinson's disease, just one study has looked at the impact of these conditions on sleep, Dr. Leora L. Borek, from Butler Hospital in Providence, Rhode Island, and colleagues note. (redorbit.com)
  • The present study, reported in the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, involved 120 consecutive Parkinson's patients who were seen at a movement disorder clinic between July 2004 and May 2005. (redorbit.com)
  • The patients all completed standard tests to assess depression and anxiety, as well as various aspects of sleep. (redorbit.com)
  • RBD is a sleep disorder in which patients act out their dreams, which are often unpleasant and violent, according to Dr. Tippmann-Peikert. (scienceblog.com)
  • In this study, the investigators mailed questionnaires to 39 patients diagnosed with RBD at the Mayo Clinic Sleep Disorders Center between 1988 and 1995. (scienceblog.com)
  • This study is the second long-term follow-up study following patients with idiopathic, or inexplicable, RBD, confirming previous findings by Carlos Schenck, M.D., and Mark Mahowald, M.D., of Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center at Hennepin County Medical Center in Minneapolis. (scienceblog.com)
  • Hopefully, early identification of patients with idiopathic RBD will lead to close monitoring and early treatment of any developing neurological disorders. (scienceblog.com)
  • Dental Management of Sleep Disorders focuses on the dentist's role in treating patients with sleep problems, chiefly sleep disordered breathing and bruxism. (wiley.com)
  • Doctors in the US have been using the social media platform Twitter to identify sleep disorder patients as part of an innovative new study. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • We wanted to see if we could use new forms of online data, such as Twitter, to characterise the sleep disordered individuals and possibly uncover new, previously-undescribed populations of patients suffering sleep problems. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • The doctors concluded that there were a significant number of people with sleep disorders using social media platforms who had not been previously diagnosed with this kind of condition, meaning the number of such patients is likely to be substantially higher than current figures indicate. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • The Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine is committed to providing extraordinary, compassionate and personalized care to our patients. (bidmc.org)
  • UCSF renovated an entire wing of the hospital to provide a hotel-like feel for patients' overnight sleep tests. (ucsfhealth.org)
  • Accredited by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, the center sees more than 2,000 patients a year. (ucsfhealth.org)
  • We recently connected with ASAA Sleep Health Medical Advisory Council member, Robyn Woidtke, MSN, RN, RPSGT, CCSH* and Principal at RVW Clinical Consulting, to chat about the value that nurses can bring to sleep health patients and the sleep medicine community at large. (sleepapnea.org)
  • There was some evidence of reduced total sleep time and sleep efficiency in OCD patients. (nih.gov)
  • While the sleep of OCD patients has not been a major focus to date, the existing literature suggests that addressing sleep disturbance in OCD patients may ensure a holistic approach to treatment, enhance treatment efficacy, mitigate relapse and protect against the onset of co-morbid psychiatric illnesses. (nih.gov)
  • Recent reports found that as many as two-thirds of patients referred to sleep disorders centers have a psychiatric disorder. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • This is more common in patients with seasonal affective disorder , also known as 'winter depression. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • Sleep disorders are found in over 50 percent of patients with generalized anxiety disorder. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • Two in three high school students report sleeping less than eight hours a night, according to 2017 CDC data. (ohsu.edu)
  • Her main organizing effort is now focused on the World Sleep 2017 to be held in Prague. (springer.com)
  • Learn about your sleep patterns and habits by keeping a daily sleep diary. (webmd.com)
  • An easy way to track your sleep habits and spot patterns. (webmd.com)
  • For the study, 19,136 people age 18 and older from the general U.S. population were interviewed about their sleep habits and whether they had experienced any symptoms of the disorder. (psychcentral.com)
  • The lack of sleep can leads to several problems such as psychiatric and medical conditions, unhealthy sleep habits, substance abuse , and several biological faults. (selfgrowth.com)
  • Creating the right sleep environment and developing good sleep habits are important to anyone wishing to obtain quality sleep. (healthyplace.com)
  • Because many species of cavefish have adapted genetically to life in the deep and dark, losing their eyesight and pigmentation, he wondered if their sleep habits were also genetic. (wired.com)
  • To confirm that the differences in sleep habits they observed were genetic, the researchers bred the various cavefish populations with the surface fish. (wired.com)
  • Sometimes just having regular sleep habits can help an individual. (medindia.net)
  • Treatments can vary based on the disorder, and may include lifestyle changes like avoiding caffeine, developing healthy sleep habits, light therapy, or medications like melatonin , Provigil , Nuvigil , or Hetlioz . (drugs.com)
  • Tips for improving sleep habits are provided. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • The sleep disorders section (variable name prefix SLQ) includes a limited number of questions on sleep habits and disorders. (cdc.gov)
  • The next set of questions is about your sleeping habits. (cdc.gov)
  • This section includes questions on sleep habits, and disorders. (cdc.gov)
  • A sleep disorder , or somnipathy , is a medical disorder of the sleep patterns of a person or animal. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sleep disorders are conditions that disturb your normal sleep patterns. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Learn about treatment plans that can improve your sleeping patterns, health, and quality of life. (healthfinder.gov)
  • These tests analyze the sleep patterns, identify the underlying causes and help the doctor in determining the appropriate treatment and medication. (amazonaws.com)
  • As you age, you may have changes in your sleep patterns. (familydoctor.org)
  • A recent study published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences finds links between sleeping patterns, circadian rhythms, bipolar disorder and specific phenotypes. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • A new study links bipolar disorder to differences in sleep and circadian patterns. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • The current research, carried out by Dr. Joseph Takahashi at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and the University of California-Los Angeles, takes a deeper look at the familial component of bipolar disorder and its specific effects on sleep patterns. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Hormone shifts in menstruation, pregnancy and menopause can affect sleep patterns. (ohsu.edu)
  • They have varying, irregular sleep patterns. (healthline.com)
  • His specific areas of interest are the different aspects of sleep disorders in children, the application of computer analysis in human sleep electroencephalogram, the analysis of sleep patterns in cognitive deficits ranging from mental retardation to specific learning disabilities. (springer.com)
  • Brand S, Gerber M, Hatzinger M, Beck J, Holsboer-Trachsler E. Evidence for similarities between adolescents and parents in sleep patterns. (medscape.com)
  • By breeding the fish with their sighted counterparts, scientists determined that the difference in their sleep patterns is genetic. (wired.com)
  • Many people impacted do not realize there's an underlying issue with their master body clock that has left them and their sleep patterns out of sync with the 24 hour day. (thebalancingact.com)
  • A disorder of the sleep patterns of a person is known as sleep disorder. (medindia.net)
  • Sleep disorder clinics help people restore normal sleeping patterns through various techniques. (medindia.net)
  • If you're wondering whether you have shift work disorder, take a look through the following statements about your symptoms and sleep patterns. (sleepfoundation.org)
  • The PERIOD3 gene may be a connection point between our mood and our sleep patterns, according to a study. (medicaldaily.com)
  • A sleep disorder, or somnipathy, is a medical disorder of the sleep patterns of a person. (wikipedia.org)
  • But that may not be the only fallout: New research suggests the disorder also dramatically increases the risk of depression. (cnn.com)
  • Psychological issues: people with mood disorders, such as bipolar disorder or depression, as well as anxiety disorders or psychotic disorders are more likely to have insomnia. (amazonaws.com)
  • 7. Increased Nutritional Requirements When physiologic needs are altered by depression, fibromyalgia, or other disorders that increase metabolic demand and disrupt homeostasis, the usual rate of synthesis is no longer sufficient and these amino acids, nutrients, and biogenic amines become conditionally essential. (slideshare.net)
  • Bipolar disorder , previously referred to as manic depression , is characterized by periods of hyperactivity followed by bouts of depression. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • People with depression , bipolar disorder , alcoholism, panic or post-traumatic stress disorder, and anxiety were more likely to experience sleep drunkenness. (psychcentral.com)
  • Trauma, depression, mental illnesses and stress can lead to insomnia and other sleep disorders. (ohsu.edu)
  • Bipolar disorder is not just a single disorder, but a category of mood disorders marked by periods of abnormally high energy and euphoria, often accompanied by bouts of clinical depression. (dailystrength.org)
  • Once a Bipolar II mood disorder with disturbed rhythms has begun, it tends to be self-perpetuating, since depression and anxiety are likely to disrupt 24-hour rhythms further. (athealth.com)
  • No positive correlation was found between sleep variables and rating inventories for obsession and compulsions (Y-BOCS), depression (Hamilton) and anxiety (CAS). (springer.com)
  • A secondary depression did not influence sleep EEG variables. (springer.com)
  • Chinese scientists have cloned five monkeys from a gene-edited macaque with circadian rhythm disorders that are linked to sleep problems, depression and Alzheimer's disease. (hindustantimes.com)
  • Hallucinations, frequent awakenings, anxiety, depression, and stress can disturb the sleep-wake cycle and cause severe sleep disorders. (selfgrowth.com)
  • The most common psychiatric disorders associated with sleep complaints include depression, anxiety , and substance (illicit drugs and alcohol) abuse. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • Depression is a mood disorder identified by low mood and/or lack of interest in activities previously found to be enjoyable. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • There is much evidence linking depression with sleep disorders. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • A spouse is often the first person to know something is wrong, according to Michael Twery, director of the National Center on Sleep Disorders Research in the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute's Division of Lung Disease at the National Institutes of Health. (aarp.org)
  • This may help doctors intervene, not just by treating the sleep disorder by prescribing clonezepam or melatonin, but also by helping them identify individuals at risk for future neurological problems. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • Melatonin is a hormone that helps regulate your sleep cycle. (familydoctor.org)
  • You can try melatonin against prescription which helps your sleep cycle to bring it to normal. (medhelp.org)
  • Melatonin supplements can be effective in helping a person get to sleep, as well as various types of audio (white noise, binaural beats), and aromatherapy (lavender), he added. (coasttocoastam.com)
  • Melatonin is a hormone that helps control sleeping and waking cycles. (healthwise.net)
  • The use of social media and nightly entertainment in young subjects may blur the clinical picture sometimes hinder a diagnosis of a real sleep disorder. (global-summit.com)
  • To make a diagnosis, your health care provider will use your medical history, your sleep history, and a physical exam. (medlineplus.gov)
  • If you suspect your child may have this condition, learn more about diagnosis and treatment, and open the link provided to find a directory of pediatric sleep specialists. (healthfinder.gov)
  • Dr. Murray also noted that RBD can present 3 or more decades before a diagnosis of LBD is made and that up to 80% of individuals with the disorder are men. (medscape.com)
  • It is important for children exhibiting signs of OSAS to get a comprehensive diagnosis by having an overnight, in-laboratory sleep study done. (aap.org)
  • You need to undergo tests like Polysomnography, Multiple Sleep Latency Test and CSF levels of Orexin/Hypocretin which help to substantiate the diagnosis. (medhelp.org)
  • This book is both an exam guide to children´s sleep medicine and a practical manual for diagnosis and management of sleep disorders in children. (springer.com)
  • A detailed sleep history, a thorough physical examination, and sleep logs provide the foundation for accurate diagnosis, treatment, and possible referral for polysomnography (PSG). (medscape.com)
  • When there is evidence that prominent sleep disturbance is directly due to exposure to medications, toxins, alcohol or other drugs , diagnosis of this Substance Related Disorder may be appropriate. (behavenet.com)
  • Sleep Disorder Diagnosis During Pregnancy and Risk of Preterm Birth. (nih.gov)
  • Prevalence of preterm birth (before 37 weeks of gestation) was 10.9% in the referent group compared with 14.6% among women with a recorded sleep disorder diagnosis. (nih.gov)
  • A practical clinical book, Dental Management of Sleep Disorders highlights the background to these problems, discusses the dentist's role in their diagnosis and treatment, and outlines clinical strategies and guidance. (wiley.com)
  • In Sleep/Wake Disorders: Natural History, Epidemiology, and Long-term Evolution . (springer.com)
  • An extreme case is the individual who actually gets out of the house," said Dr. Helene Emsellem, director of the Center for Sleep and Wake Disorders in Chevy Chase, Md. (go.com)
  • Join sleep expert, Dr. Helene Emsellem from the Center for Sleep and Wake Disorders, and Anthony, a totally blind individual living with Non-24, as they offer-up insights on this condition and bring-to-light the impact Non-24 has on day-to-day life. (thebalancingact.com)
  • Sleep paralysis , characterized by temporary paralysis of the body shortly before or after sleep. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sleep paralysis may be accompanied by visual , auditory or tactile hallucinations . (wikipedia.org)
  • During REM sleep, rapid eye movements occur, breathing becomes irregular, blood pressure rises, and there is a loss of muscle tone (paralysis). (webmd.com)
  • AWAYION BEAUTY (view enhanced post here https://awayion.com/cure-sleep-paralysis-now-focus-on-these-3-super-easy-ways/) Hi, Friends! (selfgrowth.com)
  • Curing Sleep Paralysis is something that can be done. (selfgrowth.com)
  • Sleep paralysis is a condition thought to explain a number of mysterious experiences including alleged cases of alien abduction and demonic night-time visits. (hindustantimes.com)
  • This acting out results from a loss of normal muscle paralysis in REM (rapid eye movement) sleep, the dream stage, which ordinarily prevents enacting one's dreams. (scienceblog.com)
  • Frequent nighttime urination , called nocturia, affects nearly 65 percent of adults between the ages of 55 and 84, according to a poll by the National Sleep Foundation. (aarp.org)
  • Sleep problems are common in children, teenagers, and adults with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). (healthcentral.com)
  • Although the condition often starts in childhood, many cases can persist into adulthood - and research has found that adults with ADHD have more sleep problems than those without ADHD . (healthcentral.com)
  • Sleep apnoea affects more than one in 50 adults, but only 5% of sufferers ever realise they have it. (bbc.co.uk)
  • This document covers the consequences of poor sleep for older adults, common sleep disorders, and more. (healthfinder.gov)
  • The National Sleep Foundation2 informs that between 30% and 40% of American adults say they have had some symptoms of insomnia within the previous 12 months, and 10% to 15% of adults claim to have chronic insomnia. (amazonaws.com)
  • Although these disorders are more prevalent in the older than younger population, they are not exclusive to this age group, and treatment options that are applicable to young adults are also applicable to older adults. (springer.com)
  • Most adults need seven to eight hours of sleep. (ohsu.edu)
  • One in three American adults report regularly sleeping less than seven hours a night, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. (ohsu.edu)
  • Experts agree that, on average, adults need eight hours of sleep . (healthyplace.com)
  • A blood alcohol level of 0.08 percent is typically considered legally impaired in the U.S.) In the 2005 Sleep in America poll, 28% of working adults said they had made errors at work or had missed work, events or activities due to disordered sleep in the last three months alone. (healthyplace.com)
  • Foldvary-Schaefer N. Disorders of arousal from non-rapid eye movement sleep in adults. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Experts estimate about half of all children between the ages of 3 and 10 talk in their sleep, and about 5 percent of adults do it. (go.com)
  • Insomnia, the most common sleep disorder in adults, is estimated to affect almost one in three people. (hindustantimes.com)
  • This stage accounts for about 20% of sleep in young adults. (medicinenet.com)
  • In fact, an estimated 50 to 70 million U.S. adults have a sleep disorder , so you are not alone. (drugs.com)
  • A systematic literature search was conducted of five databases for studies assessing sleep in adults diagnosed with OCD. (nih.gov)
  • Primary sleep disorders are common in both children and adults. (wikipedia.org)
  • Treatment with anti- anxiety medications such as Klonopin curtails or eliminates the disorder about 90% of the time, he says. (medicinenet.com)
  • RBD has been linked to post-traumatic stress disorder and anxiety. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • If your sleep problem, sleep disorder is caused by anxiety or an anxiety disorder, there are self-help and medication treatments for an anxiety-related sleep disorder. (healthyplace.com)
  • Options for treatment of a sleep disorder caused by or accompanying anxiety include therapy, such as cognitive behavioral, lifestyle changes and medication. (healthyplace.com)
  • Typically as an anxiety disorder improves, so does the accompanying sleep disorder, so treatment of both disorders is important. (healthyplace.com)
  • Medication for anxiety related sleep disorders may be used on a short-term or long-term basis. (healthyplace.com)
  • Because worry is a key component of anxiety, try not to worry about sleep and trust that over time your body will develop its own rhythm. (healthyplace.com)
  • 1 Ross, Jerilyn, M.A. The Link Between Anxiety and Sleep Disorders Health Central. (healthyplace.com)
  • As India navigates the ninth week of the nationwide lockdown that pushed millions of people into the confines of their homes, distress and anxiety are on the rise, manifesting primarily in the form of sleep disorders. (hindustantimes.com)
  • My entire life it has been a source of anxiety about sleep overs and sharing a bed with someone. (healthboards.com)
  • alcohol makes it worse, sleep meds do not work on me and finally anxiety meds make me feel blocked in a sense- almost deaddened. (healthboards.com)
  • People with anxiety disorders feel nervous, tense, have difficulty controlling worrying, and find it hard to relax. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • People with anxiety disorders report a high level of psychological distress and are unable to relax enough to sleep at night. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • It has been found that around 50-70 million of the total population of United States experience sleep or wakefulness disorder. (global-summit.com)
  • However, the brain is highly active, and the electrical activity recorded in the brain by EEG during REM sleep is similar to that recorded during wakefulness. (webmd.com)
  • This device notes down the duration of sleep and wakefulness and gives an understanding about sleep schedule of the patient. (amazonaws.com)
  • Stage N1 sleep , or the transition from wakefulness to deeper sleep. (medicinenet.com)
  • In the first half of the night, there is a transition from wakefulness into stage N1 sleep, then to stages N2, and N3. (medicinenet.com)
  • If you accuse your husband and he has no idea what you are talking about, you may have nocturnal sleep-related eating disorder (NSRED), which affects an estimated four million Americans. (medicinenet.com)
  • Experts have identified the disorder as a possible precursor to several neurodegenerative problems, including dementia and Parkinson's disease (the progressive disorder that affects movement). (huffingtonpost.com)
  • This disorder affects the normal 24-hour synchronization or circadian rhythms, which is informed by the light and darkness of day and night. (healthcentral.com)
  • Addresses the problems of the spinal cord and affects the sleep cycle and quality. (selfgrowth.com)
  • This change in work schedule affects the sleep cycle. (newsmax.com)
  • The study also showed that shorter sleep duration affects human memory and the immune system, and in particular, inadequate sleep duration (less than 6 hours) is significantly associated with a higher risk of chronic conditions such as obesity, diabetes, hypertension, coronary heart disease (CHD), ischemic heart disease, and mental health disorders. (thedailystar.net)
  • One person developed multiple system atrophy, a rare disorder that affects movement, blood pressure and other body functions. (emaxhealth.com)
  • Researchers found the severity of sleep-disordered breathing affects the stiffening of the arteries' walls, according to a study published Tuesday in the journal ESC Heart Failure. (upi.com)
  • It affects chemicals in your brain that may become unbalanced and cause sleep problems (insomnia). (drugs.com)
  • According to the National Institute of Mental Health, around 2.6% of the adult population of America has experienced bipolar disorder in the last 12 months. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • bipolar disorder is known to run in families. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Sleep and circadian rhythms are also known to play a part in bipolar disorder. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Some researchers have concluded that sleep might be a factor in bipolar relapses, or perhaps an early warning sign of bipolar events on the horizon. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Dr. Takahashi's study looks to bring the genetics of sleep research and the circadian facets of bipolar disorder into the same frame. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • This group consisted of 136 individuals with bipolar disorder and 422 of their relatives without the disorder. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • We were able to identify 13 sleep and activity measures, most of which are inherited, that correlated with whether an individual had bipolar disorder. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • The study showed that, in general, individuals with bipolar disorder were less active while they were awake, they went to sleep later and slept for longer than non-bipolar individuals. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • This is the place to talk about your experience with bipolar disorder, learn from others' experiences, and find support. (dailystrength.org)
  • I guess if I could go to sleep without sleeping pills, I would really be cured of bipolar. (dailystrength.org)
  • In a study at the University of Oxford in the United Kingdom, Allison G. Harvey, PhD, and colleagues in the department of experimental psychology determined that even between acute episodes of bipolar disorder, sleep problems were still documented in 70 percent of those who were experiencing a normal (euthymic) mood at the time. (athealth.com)
  • In addition, certain medications used to treat bipolar disorder may disrupt the sleep-wake cycle. (athealth.com)
  • Sleeping disorder or bipolar? (healthboards.com)
  • Doctors and scientists from the British Sleep Foundation (BSF) are worried that there is a high prevalence of sleep apnoea among lorry drivers. (bbc.co.uk)
  • Considering the high prevalence of sleep disorders during pregnancy and availability of evidence-based nonpharmacologic interventions, current findings suggest that screening for severe presentations would be prudent. (nih.gov)
  • The outcome of these tests provides key information regarding sleep stages, abnormal breathing, level of oxygen in the blood, body movements etc. (amazonaws.com)
  • Although people with this disorder sleep regular hours and are awake for the remaining hours of the day, the time when they begin and end their sleep, is abnormal. (newsmax.com)
  • 4 . The sleep respiratory disorder examining device of claim 2 , wherein the display unit includes a speaker which generates an alarm indicating an abnormal state analyzed by the signal processor in real time. (google.co.uk)
  • People with health issues such as Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, chronic headaches, heart disease or cancer often develop sleep disorders. (ohsu.edu)
  • Alcohol withdrawal symptoms can cause chronic sleep disorders . (selfgrowth.com)
  • The research also found that snoring during sleep is significantly associated with chronic disease in Bangladeshi adult population. (thedailystar.net)
  • The article reads, "Although several known risk factors for chronic disease have already been identified, snoring during sleep may be regarded as a 'next-generation' global health problem in Bangladesh and elsewhere. (thedailystar.net)
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder (OCD) is a chronic mental illness that can have a debilitating effect on daily functioning. (nih.gov)
  • To address these knowledge and treatment shortcomings the investigators will conduct a hypothesis-driven study with specific aims that will: 1) describe by stakeholder survey the clinically-relevant determinants of sleep quality in persons with chronic tetraplegia, 2) assess clinical features and co-morbid risks associated with SDB in persons with tetraplegia, and 3) determine in persons with tetraplegia having SDB whether treatment using PAP reduces health risks and improves HRQoL. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • These conditions are very under-diagnosed and most people who have them have not brought them to the attention of a physician and often when they do, they have the complaint dismissed," says Mark Mahowald, MD, director of the Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center at Hennepin County Medical Center and a professor of neurology at the University of Minnesota Medical School, both in Minneapolis. (medicinenet.com)
  • At present, she is the Vice-President of the Czech Sleep Society, and for a four-year period worked as the President of the Czech Society of Child Neurology. (springer.com)
  • If it happens during REM sleep [the stage characterized by rapid eye movements], it could be associated with dreaming," said Dr. Mark Dyken, professor of neurology at the University of Iowa College of Medicine. (go.com)
  • I was depressed, gaining weight, and I'd never felt so out of control: Even getting eight to 10 hours of sleep a night, I couldn't stay awake in class. (marieclaire.com)
  • Blind Mexican cavefish sleep much less than closely related species that live near the surface, according to a study that involved shaking aquariums to keep fish awake. (wired.com)
  • I sleep when I am supposed to be awake, and I have been sometimes awake when I am supposed to be sleeping. (healingwell.com)
  • This clock helps regulate the 'normal' awake and sleep cycles. (medicinenet.com)
  • For the last month or so, I've been jerking awake during sleep, including during during dreams but also when I don't appear to be dreamin. (medhelp.org)
  • Light is a cue to be awake, while dark tells your body to sleep. (healthwise.net)
  • But be sure to talk to your doctor if you have trouble sleeping or you have trouble staying alert when you are supposed to be awake. (healthwise.net)
  • The study was presented here at SLEEP 2019: 33rd Annual Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies. (medscape.com)
  • SLEEP 2019: 33rd Annual Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies: Abstract 0291. (medscape.com)
  • Cite this: Sleep-Disordered Breathing Tied toAccelerated Aging - Medscape - Jun 13, 2019. (medscape.com)
  • REM sleep disorder has been closely correlated with Parkinson's disease (PD) and related diseases such as Lewy body dementia and multiple system atrophy. (psychcentral.com)
  • Researchers next want to probe whether the disorder, known as REM sleep behaviour disorder or RBD, might provide an early signal of the development of neurodegenerative conditions such as Parkinson's disease. (hindustantimes.com)
  • This study found RBD most frequently led to neurodegenerative diseases called the synucleinopathies: Parkinson's disease or dementia with Lewy bodies," says Maja Tippmann-Peikert, M.D., Mayo Clinic sleep medicine specialist, neurologist and the study's lead researcher. (scienceblog.com)
  • The study involved 93 people with this type of sleep disorder who had no signs of a neurodegenerative disease, such as dementia or Parkinson's disease. (emaxhealth.com)
  • As people age, they often get less sleep or spend less time in the deep, restful stage of sleep. (medlineplus.gov)
  • For some people, lack of restful sleep is a constant and sometimes dangerous problem. (nationaljewish.org)
  • While parasomnias are common, they can make it difficult to get restful sleep . (healthline.com)
  • It makes one sleepy, but prevents the deep Stage IV sleep necessary for restful sleep. (druginfonet.com)
  • First, look at your sleep routine and make adjustments, like avoidance of caffeine, late-night electronics (even TV), or exercising at bedtime (but exercising early in the day can help promote a restful sleep). (drugs.com)
  • Many people who work nights get plenty of restful sleep during the day. (healthwise.net)
  • At least 40 million Americans have a long-term sleep disorder, according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. (ohsu.edu)
  • Neurological disorders, such as dementia, can contribute to this condition. (healthline.com)
  • It also covers sleep disorders associated with neurological, psychiatric, and medical diseases. (springer.com)
  • Prevalence of and factors associated with sleep-related eating disorder in psychiatric outpatients taking hypnotics. (mayoclinic.org)
  • A Bangladeshi research published in a US-based journal found prevalence of heart disease, hypertension and diabetes among the people with sleeping disorders. (thedailystar.net)
  • However, some OCD sufferers displayed delayed sleep onset and offset and an increased prevalence of delayed sleep phase disorder (DSPD). (nih.gov)
  • Polysomnography and actigraphy are tests commonly ordered for some sleep disorders. (wikipedia.org)
  • Practice parameters for the non-respiratory indications for polysomnography and multiple sleep latency testing for children. (medscape.com)
  • The current International Classification of Sleep Disorders (ICSD-II) requires a clinical interview combined with video polysomnography (video-PSG) to diagnose. (tripdatabase.com)
  • Sleep disorders can be diagnosed on the basis of patient s explanation about the condition and tests such as multiple sleep latency test and polysomnography . (medindia.net)
  • The sleep disorder specialist scores and performs polysomnography and also assists in diagnosing and preparing a treatment plan for the condition. (wikipedia.org)
  • OMICS Group Conference series invites you to attend the 2nd International Conference on Sleep Disorders and Medicine popularly known as Sleep Medicine 2016 , which is going to be held during November 28th -30th, 2016 at Atlanta, USA. (global-summit.com)
  • Restless eating, restless legs, and sleep related eating disorder. (mayoclinic.org)
  • The disorder can be caused by several factors, including oversized tonsils, the structure of a person's airway, or excess fat surrounding the windpipe. (cnn.com)
  • The airway becomes blocked and sleep is disrupted to allow the airway to clear - in severe cases this can happen as many as 400 times a night. (bbc.co.uk)
  • Surgical treatment options for breathing-related sleep disorders include (1) procedures designed to increase upper airway size, (2) procedures designed to bypass the upper airway, and (3) procedures that ensure weight loss. (medscape.com)
  • Basic factors such as airway anatomy (eg, adenotonsillar hypertrophy), nasal obstruction, presence and distribution of body fat, and muscle tone may contribute, alone or in combination, to the presence and severity of this disorder. (medscape.com)
  • Data suggest that the primary defect is an anatomically small or collapsible pharyngeal airway in combination with a sleep-related fall in upper airway muscular tone. (medscape.com)
  • If risk is determined, intervention through medical or dental referral or treatment may be appropriate to help treat the disorder and/or develop an optimal physiologic airway and breathing pattern. (ada.org)
  • 9. Positive airway pressure therapy for sleep-related breathing disorders. (wiley.com)
  • The authors said, "Snoring is considered a form of sleep-disordered breathing that leads to an inability to initiate or maintain good quality sleep, especially when associated with nocturnal oxygen desaturation or upper airway obstruction. (thedailystar.net)
  • Despite considerable advancements in understanding and treating SDB - including favored use of positive airway pressure (PAP) - an evidence base sufficient to warrant routine evaluation and treatment of SDB and related sleep disorders remains elusive for those with spinal cord injury (SCI). (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Sleep and psychiatric disorders often occur at the same time and untreated sleep disorders can increase the risk of developing psychiatric conditions later in life. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • Can a Lack of Sleep Cause Psychiatric Disorders? (scientificamerican.com)
  • In fact, psychologist Matthew Walker of the University of California, Berkeley, says that "almost all psychiatric disorders show some problems with sleep. (scientificamerican.com)
  • Some people who feel tired during the day have a true sleep disorder. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Calling NSRED a hybrid of a sleep and an eating disorder, Montgomery says some people consume as many as 3,000 calories a night and some eat several times a night. (medicinenet.com)
  • Evidence has linked it with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), and it can affect people who have recently experienced trauma. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • People with sleep apnoea are twice as likely to have a road accident than other drivers because they are too sleepy during the day. (bbc.co.uk)
  • Researchers may have identified several factors that put people at risk for a disorder that makes them kick, yell and punch in their sleep. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • As many as 50 percent of people with Parkinson's also have the sleep disorder. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • The central message is that this sleep disorder can present 10 to 20 years before people ever get Parkinson's. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • According to a survey by the National Sleep Association, 22% of US people say they experience insomnia every or almost every night. (amazonaws.com)
  • Sleep is an important, often pleasant experience for many people. (nationaljewish.org)
  • People may have a medical condition known as a sleep disorder. (nationaljewish.org)
  • At National Jewish Health, doctors believe people with sleep disorders can lead active and full lives. (nationaljewish.org)
  • For some people, the overnight sleep study, which is monitored by a technician in another room at the center, is both inconvenient and intimidating, Dahl said. (amazonaws.com)
  • We confirmed a very high risk of PD in people with REM sleep disorder and found several strong predictors of this progression," Postuma said. (psychcentral.com)
  • A new study suggests a disorder called " sleep drunkenness" may affect one in every seven people. (psychcentral.com)
  • In the majority of cases - 84 percent - people with sleep drunkenness also had a sleep disorder, a mental health disorder, or were taking psychotropic drugs such as antidepressants. (psychcentral.com)
  • Less than one percent of the people with sleep drunkenness had no known cause or related condition. (psychcentral.com)
  • The research also found that about 31 percent of people with sleep drunkenness were taking psychotropic medications such as antidepressants. (psychcentral.com)
  • People with sleep disorders or mental health issues should also be aware that they may be at greater risk of these episodes. (psychcentral.com)
  • The body then "corrects" itself naturally, and people return to a normal pattern of sleep . (rxlist.com)
  • People with this condition typically go to sleep later than most people and either wake up later than most or have trouble waking up on time. (healthline.com)
  • Typically, the people with this disorder have brains that don't recognize the lighting cues that signal circadian rhythms. (healthline.com)
  • People who travel overseas often are more likely to have a circadian rhythm sleep disorder. (healthline.com)
  • People who have difficulties keeping an accurate sleep journal may opt for actigraphy. (healthline.com)
  • In addition, 65 percent of people with this disorder eat unpalatable things, such as frozen food and buttered cigarettes. (healthcentral.com)
  • Because light and dark are environmental cues for sleeping and waking, many people with this syndrome are blind, though some sighted people also have this disorder. (healthcentral.com)
  • There are ample reasons why people suffer from sleep disorders. (selfgrowth.com)
  • Lack of sleep, in such people, can cause several problems including cognitive delay as well as heart and brain-related diseases. (selfgrowth.com)
  • Chiropractic care has been used for ages to help people recover from sleep disorders. (selfgrowth.com)
  • As per the National Sleep Foundation, Chiropractic Adjustments have helped people experience threat improvement in their sleeping issues. (selfgrowth.com)
  • The worst thing about sleep disorders is that they can reoccur in your body, consistent chiropractic care proves helpful in aiding people who deal with sleep disorders and maintain a healthy body that is well-rested. (selfgrowth.com)
  • almost 1 in 5 people admit they only get about six hours of sleep per night. (healthyplace.com)
  • Many people experience occasional sleep problems, but when sleep issues occur on a regular basis, you should talk with your care provider to find out more about a possible sleep disorder. (bidmc.org)
  • Non-24 Sleep Disorder is a serious and long-term circadian rhythm disorder occurring in nearly 70 percent of people who are totally blind. (thebalancingact.com)
  • Sleep disorders are commonly seen problem in many people. (medindia.net)
  • a gene termed DEC2 is being investigated as causing people that possess it to require only about 6 hours of sleep. (medicinenet.com)
  • People who are awakened during REM sleep often report that they were dreaming at the time. (medicinenet.com)
  • For people with Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder (OCD), the COVID-19 pandemic can be particularly challenging. (medhelp.org)
  • Analysis of the data led the researchers to draw up a profile of the typical Twitter user with a sleep disorder, finding that they were most likely to be active online between 18:00 and 05:00, have a negative undertone to their tweets and have a low number of followers and people they were following themselves. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • These results are obviously of great interest to people who have this sleep disorder and their physicians and families," said study author Ronald B. Postuma, MD of McGill University in Montreal, Canada, who carried out the studies at the sleep disorders center at the Sacre Coeur hospital, University of Montreal. (emaxhealth.com)
  • People who abuse alcohol and other illicit drugs frequently experience sleep problems. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • There's no question that people need their sleep: studies have linked a lack of shut-eye to everything from disruptions in the immune system to cognitive deficits to weight control . (scientificamerican.com)
  • This topic is for people who have trouble sleeping because they work a night shift or rotating shifts. (healthwise.net)
  • This sleep disorder usually is a problem for people who work all night. (healthwise.net)
  • But people who work an early morning shift-for example, starting at 4 a.m.-also may have sleep problems. (healthwise.net)
  • Many people have trouble sleeping once in a while, especially if they are getting used to a new work shift. (healthwise.net)
  • I've had sleep issues for many years and regularly use a cpap machine. (medhelp.org)
  • Find an overview on valerian, an herb and dietary supplement used for insomnia and other sleep disorders. (healthfinder.gov)
  • The discovery may help identify genes and pathways involved in insomnia and other sleep disorders in humans. (wired.com)
  • Sleep disturbance in heavy marijuana users. (medscape.com)
  • Pediatric prescribing practices for clonidine and other pharmacologic agents for children with sleep disturbance. (medscape.com)
  • Understanding sleep disturbance in OCD is of critical importance given the known negative consequences of disturbed sleep for mood and emotional wellbeing. (nih.gov)
  • Severe OCD symptoms were consistently associated with greater sleep disturbance. (nih.gov)
  • Disruptions in sleep can be caused by a variety of issues, from teeth grinding ( bruxism ) to night terrors . (wikipedia.org)
  • Bruxism , involuntarily grinding or clenching of the teeth while sleeping. (wikipedia.org)
  • In sleep bruxism, you clench or grind your teeth while sleeping. (healthline.com)
  • Disruptions in sleep can be caused by a variety of issues, including teeth grinding (bruxism) and night terrors. (wikipedia.org)
  • There are a number of sleep disorders, the following list includes some of them: Bruxism, involuntarily grinding or clenching of the teeth while sleeping. (wikipedia.org)
  • Self Screening Questionnaire to suspect Nocturnal Sleep-Related Eating Disorder (NS-RED). (medindia.net)
  • If your answer is yes to these questions then you may be suffering from Nocturnal Sleep-Related Eating Disorder (NS-RED). (medindia.net)
  • Other such disorders are advanced sleep phase disorder (ASPD), non-24-hour sleep-wake disorder (non-24) in the sighted or in the blind, and irregular sleep wake rhythm , all much less common than DSPD, as well as the situational shift work sleep disorder . (wikipedia.org)
  • Shift work sleep disorder (SWSD), a situational circadian rhythm sleep disorder . (wikipedia.org)
  • jet lag , shift work sleep disorder , and non-24-hour disorder . (drugs.com)
  • Shift work sleep disorder is trouble sleeping because you work nights or rotating shifts. (healthwise.net)
  • How is shift work sleep disorder diagnosed? (healthwise.net)
  • If your doctor thinks that you have shift work sleep disorder, you might have a test called actigraphy. (healthwise.net)
  • How can shift work sleep disorder affect your health? (healthwise.net)
  • Kleine-Levin syndrome , a rare disorder characterized by persistent episodic hypersomnia and cognitive or mood changes. (wikipedia.org)
  • The sleep interruptions that characterize the disorder have been shown in previous research to affect mood. (cnn.com)
  • While the hypomanic usually gloats over how little sleep he needs, getting by on 3 to 4 hours a night, the lack of quality sleep can wreak havoc on his mood and decision-making abilities. (athealth.com)
  • An irregular living schedule can aggravate mood disorders. (athealth.com)
  • In: Post RM and Ballenger JC (eds) Neurobiology of mood disorders. (springer.com)
  • Physicians in the sleep community and in the psychiatric community need to do a better job of screening and getting effective treatment. (cnn.com)
  • If caused by illness, effective treatment of a specific medical or psychiatric problem should help alleviate the sleep problem as well. (springer.com)
  • Blumer JL, Findling RL, Shih WJ, Soubrane C, Reed MD. Controlled clinical trial of zolpidem for the treatment of insomnia associated with attention-deficit/ hyperactivity disorder in children 6 to 17 years of age. (medscape.com)
  • Alpha-2 receptor agonists for the treatment of posttraumatic stress disorder. (medscape.com)
  • Types, sleep disorders symptoms, sleep disorder treatment and how to get better sleep. (healthyplace.com)
  • The seamless integration of research, patient care, and training of the world's top minds make The Neuro uniquely positioned to have a significant impact on the understanding and treatment of nervous system disorders. (mcgill.ca)
  • Chiaro G, et al, Treatment of sleep-related eating disorder. (mayoclinic.org)
  • Flament MF, Rapoport JL, Berg CJ (1985) Clomipramine treatment of childhood obsessive-compulsive disorder. (springer.com)
  • Flament MF, Rapoport JL, Murphy DL, Berg CJ, Lake CR (1987) Biochemical changes during clomipramine treatment of childhood obsessive-compulsive disorder. (springer.com)
  • Fontaine R, Chouinard G (1985) Fluoxetine in the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder. (springer.com)
  • UpMarketResearch, 06-08-2020: The research report on the Sleep Disorder Treatment Drugs Market is a deep analysis of the market. (openpr.com)
  • The Sleep Disorder Treatment Drugs Market research report offers an eight-year forecast. (openpr.com)
  • In conclusion, the Sleep Disorder Treatment Drugs Market report is a reliable source for accessing the research data that is projected to exponentially accelerate your business. (openpr.com)
  • Treatment options are available for most sleep disorders. (medindia.net)
  • A new study found that although sleep disorders are disproportionately higher in athletes, most individuals can find relief through individualized treatment plans. (medicaldaily.com)
  • 10. Surgical treatment for sleep-related breathing disorders. (wiley.com)
  • Treatment of co-existing psychiatric and sleep disorders requires a thorough evaluation by experts with knowledge in both sleep medicine and psychiatry. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • Circadian rhythm disorders - problems with the sleep-wake cycle. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Given the connection for many individuals between the sleep disorder and Parkinson's or dementia, researchers hypothesized that the various health problems might also share risk factors. (huffingtonpost.com)
  • A sleep disorder can worsen existing medical conditions, and it also can lead to new health problems. (nationaljewish.org)
  • These factors include medical and psychiatric problems, medications, and circadian rhythm changes, all of which can cause difficulties during sleep at night, and can lead to complaints of insomnia. (springer.com)
  • Too little sleep can lead to a variety of short- and long-term problems. (ohsu.edu)
  • The sleep problems can be resolved by transferring from the night shift or by adopting a daily sleep routine that is consistent seven days per week. (medhelp.org)
  • Association of sleep duration with socio-economic status and behavioural problems among schoolchildren. (medscape.com)
  • Detailed information on sleep disorders, sleep problems and your mental health. (healthyplace.com)
  • nearly 7 in 10 say they experience frequent sleep problems . (healthyplace.com)
  • Other sleep disruptions caused by family or social functions during sleep hours, together with an inability to sleep, lead to many other associated problems like insomnia, metabolic irregularity, and constipation. (newsmax.com)
  • Sleep problems in the elderly are controlled by various external and internal factors. (medindia.net)
  • The doctor needs to be informed if the person has any other sleep disorder or if any of the family members suffer from sleep problems. (medindia.net)
  • The importance of sleep is underscored by the symptoms experienced by those suffering from sleep problems. (medicinenet.com)
  • They also believe there may be clues to people's mental state within their sleep-related tweets, with the fact that individuals who post about their night-time behaviour tend to have fewer followers suggesting that they may be more isolated or lonely - something that could be triggering their sleep problems. (netdoctor.co.uk)
  • The annual event is organised by the World Sleep Day Committee of World Sleep Society that aims to lessen the burden of sleep-related problems. (thedailystar.net)
  • This quiz has been designed to help you identify potential sleep problems. (ucsfhealth.org)
  • However, these substances are not effective in the long run and can lead to a variety of serious health and performance problems, including psychiatric and medical disorders, and psychosocial problems such as impaired performance at school or work. (clevelandclinic.org)
  • But, he says that scientists previously believed the psychiatric problems triggered the sleep issues. (scientificamerican.com)
  • Your doctor will use a sleep journal and possibly sleep studies to see if you have sleep problems from shift work. (healthwise.net)
  • Experts don't know exactly why this sleep disorder raises the risk of health problems. (healthwise.net)
  • Sometimes sleep problems can be fixed only by switching to a regular work schedule-working in the day and sleeping at night. (healthwise.net)
  • Several common factors involved in the onset of a sleep disorder include increased medication use, age-related changes in circadian rhythms, environmental and lifestyle changes and pre diagnosed physiological problems and stress. (wikipedia.org)
  • The episodes tend to manifest towards the morning hours, when REM sleep is more frequent. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Frequent business and professional travelers across multiple time zones often struggle to sleep enough hours to maintain good health. (ohsu.edu)
  • An overview of the most frequent sleep disorders encountered in newborns, infants, children and adolescents is provided. (springer.com)
  • The second part describes the most frequent sleep disorders in greater depth. (springer.com)
  • Baxter LR, Phelps ME, Mazziotta JC, Guze BH, Schwartz JM, Selin CE (1987) Local cerebral glucose metabolic rates in obsessive-compulsive disorder. (springer.com)
  • Snoring is the most common symptom of sleep apnoea. (bbc.co.uk)
  • Discover the cause of your snoring and find the right cure that may improve your health, your relationships, and your sleep. (healthfinder.gov)
  • Sleep-related groaning is often mistaken for snoring. (healthline.com)
  • Despite the relationship was not causal, there is a clearly established link between sleep duration and snoring with non-communicable diseases in Bangladesh," Dr Fakir Yunus, lead author of the article told The Daily Star. (thedailystar.net)
  • When the oxygen in your blood falls during breathing pauses, it signals your brain to wake up very briefly and draw a breath," says Clete Kushida, medical director of the Stanford Sleep Medicine Center. (aarp.org)
  • While you are sleeping, you are unconscious, but your brain and body functions are still active. (medlineplus.gov)
  • For the overnight sleep study, they are hooked up to a variety of diagnostic equipment to monitor heart rate, brain waves and leg movements while they sleep, all of which is captured on a video camera. (amazonaws.com)
  • Increases in GABA activity in the brain produce drowsiness and facilitate or maintain sleep. (rxlist.com)
  • Special tests, called sleep electroencephalograms, record the electrical activity of the brain and the quality of sleep. (athealth.com)
  • Hobson JA, McCarley RW, Wyzinski PW (1975) Sleep cycle oscillation: Reciprocal discharge by two brain stem neuronal groups. (springer.com)
  • Medications like Ambien can cause amnesia, he said, and in some cases people's 'central pattern generators' are activated in the brain stem, so that they're able to perform complex motor functions such as driving a car, 'even though on electroencephalograms they're in slow wave sleep. (coasttocoastam.com)
  • Sleep serves a variety of important functions including the production of growth hormone, and the brain cleaning itself of toxins. (coasttocoastam.com)
  • The Polysomnogram charts the brain waves, heartbeat, and breathing as a person sleeps. (medindia.net)
  • Unusual brain activity during sleep may explain why you have trouble falling into a deep slumber at a new place. (medicaldaily.com)
  • It was first described in 1953 when sleep researchers noticed a unique pattern of brain waves (signals recorded on an electroencephalogram (EEG), a type of test that measures the electrical impulses within the brain). (medicinenet.com)
  • But, in the sleep-deprived brain, the amygdala seemed to be "rewired," coupling instead with a brain stem area called the locus coeruleus, which secretes norepinephrine, a precursor of the hormone adrenaline that triggers fight-or-flight type reactions. (scientificamerican.com)
  • Hypopnea syndrome , abnormally shallow breathing or slow respiratory rate while sleeping. (wikipedia.org)
  • If your partner notices difficulty breathing during your sleep, or if your breathing is stopping altogether, "you may want to discuss your symptoms with a physician," Twery says. (aarp.org)
  • Sufferers experience disturbed sleep due to interrupted breathing and as a result suffer from excessive day time tiredness. (bbc.co.uk)
  • Has anyone ever observed that you stop breathing during your sleep? (cdc.gov)
  • The aim of this article is to increase the reader's awareness of the importance of sleep-disordered breathing in daily practice. (medscape.com)
  • According to estimates, at least 2-4% of the adult population experience breathing-related sleep disorders. (medscape.com)
  • To our knowledge, this study is the first empirical study that has linked sleep-disordered breathing with epigenetic age acceleration," Xiaoyu Li, ScD, of Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts, told Medscape Medical News . (medscape.com)
  • The study shows how important this condition of sleep-disordered breathing is," added Verma, a sleep physician at AC Wellness in San Francisco, California. (medscape.com)
  • Guilleminault C, Akhtar F. Pediatric sleep-disordered breathing: New evidence on its development. (medscape.com)
  • This statement summarizestheexistingliterature,identi?es knowledge gaps, and provides guidance regarding future priorities in research for sleep - disordered breathing (SDB) in patientswithCOPDandotherlungdiseases. (tripdatabase.com)
  • The passage of the sleep-related breathing disorders policy statement is the culmination of several years of work on this issue through the combined efforts of the Council on Dental Practice and the Council on Scientific Affairs," said Dr. Craig Ratner, chair of the ADA Council on Dental Practice. (ada.org)
  • Sleep-related breathing disorders comprise multiple diagnoses that involve difficulty breathing during sleep. (ada.org)
  • The policy emphasizes the dentists' role in screening sleep-related breathing disorders as significant since dentists are often the first to identify symptoms and discuss medical and dental history with the patient. (ada.org)
  • Sleep apnoea is a potentially serious sleep disorder in which breathing repeatedly stops and starts. (hindustantimes.com)
  • 9 . The sleep respiratory disorder examining device of claim 6 , wherein the signal computing unit filters a digital value converted by the analog-to-digital converting unit to extract a breathing signal band. (google.co.uk)
  • 10 . The sleep respiratory disorder examining device of claim 6 , wherein a sleeping state analyzed by the signal computing unit includes a variation in a breathing rate. (google.co.uk)
  • He is past President of the American Academy of Orofacial Pain, and his faculty practice at the College focuses on TMD, orofacial pain, and sleep related breathing disorders. (wiley.com)
  • 8. Imaging for sleep-related breathing disorders. (wiley.com)
  • 11. Oral appliance therapy for sleep-related breathing disorders. (wiley.com)
  • This innovative inpatient service provides important support for management of sleep disordered breathing. (bidmc.org)
  • Variation in symptoms of sleep-disordered breathing with race and ethnicity: The Sleep Heart Health Study. (cdc.gov)
  • They were divided into three groups based on the severity of sleep disordered breathing. (upi.com)
  • Disruptions of one or more of these factors can lead to a circadian rhythm sleep disorder. (healthline.com)
  • Disruptions in the entire sleep cycle or in the individual phases are believed to account for the various types of sleep disorders . (medicinenet.com)
  • Sleep study abnormalities in children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. (medscape.com)
  • Odds of preterm birth were not significantly increased for sleep-related movement disorders or other sleep disorders. (nih.gov)
  • Other disorders include sleepwalking , night terrors and bed wetting . (wikipedia.org)
  • Parasomnias , disruptive sleep-related events involving inappropriate actions during sleep, for example sleep walking, night-terrors and catathrenia. (wikipedia.org)
  • It's important to get enough sleep every night. (medlineplus.gov)
  • The most common types of sleep studies monitor and record data about your body during a full night of sleep. (medlineplus.gov)
  • On an average school night, how many hours of sleep do you get? (cdc.gov)
  • How many hours do you usually sleep at night? (cdc.gov)
  • About how many hours does [child] usually sleep each night? (cdc.gov)
  • Counting daily naps and night-time sleep, about how many hours in all does [child] usually sleep each day? (cdc.gov)
  • This underlines the need to ask about sleep and pay attention to more "subtle" signs of RBD, which can include flailing of limbs during the night or falling out of bed, said Dr. Murray. (medscape.com)
  • About 20 percent of those getting less than six hours of sleep per night and 15 percent of those getting at least nine hours experienced sleep drunkenness. (psychcentral.com)
  • Some parasomnias occur in the first half of the night, during non-rapid eye movement sleep. (healthline.com)
  • Others happen later in the night, during REM sleep . (healthline.com)
  • Unlike sleepwalking, sleep talking can happen during any part of the night. (healthline.com)
  • Night terrors also typically happen in non-REM sleep. (healthline.com)
  • Night shift workers often have trouble getting enough sleep to stay healthy. (ohsu.edu)
  • Partners who snore, grind teeth or talk in their sleep, or children who awaken during the night, can disrupt the sleep of others. (ohsu.edu)
  • Incredulous, I mentally reviewed my morning: I'd eaten a big breakfast and had coffee just 45 minutes earlier, and I'd gotten a full nine hours' sleep the night before. (marieclaire.com)
  • I sleep well at night-about seven hours, don't drink or smoke and am refreshed in the morning. (medhelp.org)
  • Even benzodiazepines or non-benzodiazepines against prescription are available which can help for early onset of sleep during night. (medhelp.org)
  • Specific hypnotics such as Intermezzo ( zolpidem tartrate) can be used for insomnia involving middle of the night waking followed by difficulty returning to sleep. (rxlist.com)
  • Sadly not all of us get the privilege of sleeping peacefully during the night. (selfgrowth.com)
  • According to a study of 48 countries, not a single one managed to reach the average of 8 hours of sleep each night! (selfgrowth.com)
  • I'll sleep less than 2 hours a night. (dailystrength.org)
  • I'd be up all night doing stuff in my sleep, LOL! (dailystrength.org)
  • On prednisone, I have to take about 4 different pills a night to knock me out, even though I am exhausted from my auto-immune disorder. (dailystrength.org)
  • It is a common experience that a problem difficult at night is resolved in the morning after the committee of sleep has worked on it. (healthyplace.com)
  • How many hours do you sleep on average at night, and what is the quality of your sleep? (athealth.com)
  • Or do you toss and turn most of the night until you fall into a deep sleep just hours before the alarm goes off? (athealth.com)
  • It tends to happen in the earlier part of the night when you're going from deep sleep into lighter sleep. (go.com)
  • They then monitored the different species of fish under simulated 12-hour day and night cycles and found that all three populations of cave fish slept way less than the surface fish. (wired.com)
  • Fortunately Sunday night I slept well and have been ok since then. (healingwell.com)
  • Lately I am experiencing that in the middle of the night I am howling due to some terrible nightmare, generally I realise in sleep that I am howling, I get awakened, mostly am unable to recall the dream sequence, but a general feeling of dread is there. (medindia.net)
  • Good writeup on Sleep eating disorder or night eating disorder. (medindia.net)
  • Try going to sleep at the same time every night and get up at the same time every morning. (wikiversity.org)
  • No, napping isn't a replacement for a night of quality sleep. (sleepfoundation.org)
  • Nothing worse than beng tired and need to go to sleep only to be driven nuts by all these various maladies that keep us from a good night sleep. (healthboards.com)
  • I have a bad habit of to much alcohol at night to sleep. (empowher.com)
  • How much sleep {do you/does SP} usually get at night on weekdays or workdays? (cdc.gov)
  • How much sleep to you usually get at night? (cdc.gov)
  • With copd, what is the best drug recommended so I can sleep a full 6 hour night? (drugs.com)
  • Clonidine - help my son is not sleeping at night. (drugs.com)
  • When you work at night and sleep during the day, your body's internal clock needs to reset to let you sleep during the day. (healthwise.net)
  • The research, carried out by Brac's research and evaluation division, was published in Sleep Health journal of the National Sleep Foundation in 2018. (thedailystar.net)
  • And while sleeping too little has been found to more than double the risk of dying from cardiovascular disease 2 , consistently sleeping too much is correlated with increased mortality rates. (healthyplace.com)
  • Periodic limb movement disorder (PLMD), sudden involuntary movement of arms and/or legs during sleep, for example kicking the legs. (wikipedia.org)
  • You are also not sleeping well, so work productivity and your relationships with family and friends will suffer," she says. (medicinenet.com)
  • Forty million Americans suffer from sleep disorders. (healthfinder.gov)
  • Research indicates that women are twice more likely than men to suffer from sleep disorders. (medindia.net)