Identifying Your Sleeping Disorder: Nocturia

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Nocturia, identified as one of the most bothersome of all urological symptoms, is a common sleep disorder that is just as much likely to affect women as it is likely to affect men, as there is no gender specific prevalence in its occurrence. It does however show age specific prevalence given that it is more …

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Identifying Your Sleeping Disorder: Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS)


Considered to be perhaps the most commonly experienced movement disorder associated with sleep disorders, many who have RLS have easily passed it up for plain restlessness, while others barely notice their unusual movements and anomalous sleep behavior save for observations made by their bed partner. According to the set classification of sleeping disorders laid down …

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Identifying Your Sleeping Disorder: Narcolepsy-Cataplexy Syndrome

Sleep-Wake Disorders

The sleep disorder Narcolepsy-Cataplexy is one of the conditions specified by the International Classification of Sleep Disorders (ICSD-2, 2nd edition) as a variant type of Narcolepsy. It differs from the two other variants of Narcolepsy, namely: Secondary Narcolepsy, and Narcolepsy without Cataplexy.     Common Complaints in Narcolepsy-Cataplexy Syndrome People suffering from Narcolepsy with Cataplexy …

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Identifying Your Sleeping Disorder: Narcolepsy

Sleeping Disorders

Physicians and other medical practitioners may very well verify that one of the most common sleep disorders of modern age is Narcolepsy, which seems to be affecting more and more people all around the world due to demanding lifestyles and economic reasons.     Classification of Types of Narcolepsy The ICSD-2 (International Classification of Sleep …

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