Tag: "sleepwalking" at medical news
Sleep disorders can have anomalistic sexual acts
...had a history of sleep-related problems, including sleepwalking
and night terrors. However the two patients whose sexual behavior during sleep was limited to loud moaning had no history of sleep disorders. For the other nine patients, abnormal sexual behavior ranged from violent masturbation to sexual assault of ...
Sleepwalking linked to a gene
...y carried out tests on 60 people with a history of sleepwalking
and 60 people without the condition to see if thes...walking. Researchers found that those who had the sleepwalking
disorder were 3.5 times more likely to have a sub-type, called HLA-DQB1 and they believed that this ...
Ambien Plus Alcohol Has A Bad Influence on the Drivers
...be used with alcohol and in some cases could cause sleepwalking
or hallucinations, were adequate. The study was conducted by Laura J. Liddicoat, the forensic toxicology supervisor at a state-run lab in Wisconsin. She presented this paper at the American Academy of Forensic Sciences, where her counterparts from ...
New Sleep Disorder – Sexsomani
...exsomania to be a variant of sleepwalking. “While sleepwalking
affects 2 percent to 4 percent of adults, sexsomnia is not thought to be as common a problem,” said Nik Trajanovic, a researcher at the sleep and alertness clinic at Canada's Toronto Western Hospital. “With no cure, addressing triggering factors — ...
Sleepwalking to sex during sleep, a new disorder detected
... to sexomnia, is it a small step? Sleeplessness to sleepwalking
to sex during sleep . It is possible, says, Carlos Schenck, a psychiatrist at the Minnesota Regional Sleep Disorders Center and the Hennepin County Medical Center, who has been studying bizarre sleep-related disorders for the past 20 years. That ...