Category Archives: SleepDisorders

How to Change Your Sleep Habits for the Better

Changing Your Lifestyle for Quality Sleep. The quality of your sleep starts with healthy habits. A predictable schedule, calming activities, and a relaxed mind are all positive influences on your body’s ability to find sleep. If you feel that falling asleep is difficult for you, some of the following tips may be helpful. Remember, don’t

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Sleep Deprivation and Messages from the Graveyard Shift

There are several things that our bodies need to keep working. Food, water, and air get much of the credit. However, something often overlooked as a basic necessity is sleep. For a monophasic sleeper, missing just one night of sleep can make you as impaired as if you were drinking alcohol. But what about the

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Disturbing Sleep Disorders That Will Keep You Up At Night (pt.5): REM Sleep Behavior Disorder

 For the most part, sleep disorders are personal problems. They are disturbing for many reasons but friends and family do not directly experience the horror that comes with sleep paralysis or night terrors. Instead, those that are close to someone with a sleep disorder sometimes suffer indirectly. A child’s night terrors will frighten an adult and

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Disturbing Sleep Disorders That Will Keep You Up at Night (pt.3): Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea is defined as the termination of respirations for 10 seconds or more during sleep. Some interruptions in breathing are normal during sleeping. However, if you experience a pause lasting longer than ten seconds more than 5 times an hour, you may have sleep apnea.        Sleep apnea is perhaps one of the

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SleepDisorders: Uncommon and Disturbing Sleep Disorders That Will Keep You Up At Night (Pt.1): Exploding Head Syndrome

        A parasomnia is a general term for an unwanted effect that occurs while sleeping or trying to go to sleep. One parasomnia, sleepwalking ( or somnambulism)  is a very well known, and often widely ridiculed, form of parasomnias. However, there are others that we might experience but never hear about.  

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The Polyphasic Sleep Mastery E-BOOK

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