Sleep disorder - a reason to see a doctor

Sleep disorder - a reason to see a doctor
There are several common sleep disorders.It is important not to miss at their symptoms.

There are rare sleep disorders, which are known only to a sleep - doctors involved in sleep and its disorders.However, some disorders are quite common, so we consider them in detail.

Popular sleep disorders Insomnia

Insomnia can be a symptom of a sleep disorder, and if necessary further investigation and may represent separate disease.Insomnia is defined as impaired ability to fall asleep or frequent night awakenings.In this and in another case, a man the next day feeling frustrated and sleepy.

Sleep apnea

This sleep disorder manifests loud snoring, wheezing with recurring respiratory arrest and sudden awakenings.These pauses in breathing leads to hypoxia, resulting in the whole next day, the person experiences drowsiness.

Sleep apnea increases the risk of high blood pressure, stroke and heart attack.

Restless legs syndrome

This syndrome is characterized by excessive motor activity legs at rest and duri

ng sleep.Man with napriyatnye can experience sensations in the lower limbs, tingling, burning, pins and needles, pain.

like him periodic limb movement syndrome is characterized by recurrent episodes of twitching legs or arms during sleep, which leads to frequent awakenings.


parasomnias (strange behavior during sleep) includes sleepwalking, snogovorenie, nightmares that make people cry out in his sleep.

case of violation of conduct during REM sleep a person can throw up and waving his arms quite unconsciously, usually in response to bright fantastic dreams.Often this type of parasomnias accompanies Parkinson's disease.


main manifestation of narcolepsy - increased drowsiness or sudden sleep attacks during the day.Some people, in response to an emotional reaction may occur sudden muscle weakness, leading to a fall.Others, on the contrary, there is sleep paralysis, when a person can not move while falling asleep or waking up.

Do not pay no attention to sleep disorders.If you find yourself in any symptoms, consult a doctor.You may need treatment is indicated.

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