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  • Can't Enter Sleep State

    JasonInReno 1 Replies
    Posted in: Sleep disorders February 27, 2011 12:21 PM

    I am begging for help with this problem - it is literally ruining my life.I took Ambien "as needed" which meant about 3 or 4 times a week. I decided I didn't want to take it any more in October. The first night, I experience loud hallucinations immediately BEFORE I enter the sleep. I will be dozing...

  • I'm 20 years old and feel like i'm in a fog

    norxcal 0 Replies
    Posted in: Sleep disorders October 4, 2010 10:25 PM

    To start out I'm a female and 20 years old, I worked full-time for a year and recently got laid off in May and have been on unemployment trying to just relax and enjoy life for the time being as I'm trying to go back to school/find a new job. I'm always very happy, have a great family, love my...

  • Having difficulty sleeping due to anxiety, active mind and nervous tension...

    Anonymous 1 Replies
    Posted in: Sleep disorders March 10, 2010 04:27 PM

    Hi everyone,I have been having been having a difficult time falling asleep and staying asleep. I haven't had quality sleep in a very long time and I am thoroughly exhausted. I am a 23 year old college student that has maintained a 4.0 GPA in the last year and a half, but as of now in order for me...

  • night terrors

    snowstar 0 Replies
    Posted in: Sleep disorders January 13, 2010 09:59 PM

    I'm 26 years old and have had sleeping problem for a least 5 -6 years. I have searched the symptoms and it leads me to night terrors, however, I'm not sure because the materials say its is in young children. My syptoms are when I'm asleep a have dreams that cause high anxiety. Most the time I can...

  • Feeling unrested after sleep

    mr. moore 0 Replies
    Posted in: Sleep disorders July 28, 2009 04:29 PM

    i have had this problem for years now, and i chalked it up to my stubborness, to my refusal to relax at night, to cut the video games and sugary carbohydrates. my average day through high school involved intense excersize and then taking a nap during the day, then staying up eating cereal and...

  • is this sleep apnea?

    mr. moore 3 Replies
    Posted in: Sleep disorders February 24, 2009 09:45 PM

    i don't know if i have sleep apnea because i can't hear if im snoring while im asleep but these are my problems:all throughout the night i get a lot of saliva and keep having to swallow, which then makes me have to pee in about 5 minutes. i have anxiety about this and it keeps me up all night....

  • Different sleep lengths in a relationship

    distill 0 Replies
    Posted in: Sleep disorders December 7, 2008 03:07 PM

    Short version:My girlfriend needs to sleep more than I. She needs 10-11h. I need 8h. In fact she also can do with only 8-9h, but the thing is she requires 1-2h of laying in the bed before she can fall asleep and she also frequently looses 1-2h of sleep in the middle of the night because she might...

  • brain spark

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Sleep disorders October 25, 2008 05:33 PM

    For the past three years I've been experiencing a difficulty in getting into sleep. Just as I doze off I ***k awake. I completly forget what I was thinking about, my body temperature and heart rate increase (symptoms similar to the stress response) and this can go on for hours resulting in severe...

  • Please help

    Nozferat 2 Replies
    Posted in: Sleep disorders October 19, 2008 10:46 PM

    Dear Folks:I have tried to use WD to diagnose my symptoms and keep coming up with thyroid issues and hypoglycemia. I have really started to worry and am concerned but of course I need to get a full exam done before I can actually realize what this is.Allow me to give some background about myself,...

  • Insomnia Since Infancy

    Anonymous 3 Replies
    Posted in: Sleep disorders August 8, 2008 03:28 AM

    From the time I was a baby, I had trouble falling asleep. I have not taken a nap since I was 18 months old, except for 2 times when I was delirious with fever. I am now 19, and my insomnia gets worse each year. When I maintain a regular schedule and get 5-7 hours of sleep a night, it may only...

  • undiagnosed problem

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Sleep disorders May 16, 2008 05:35 PM

    Hi Everybody,I Am 32 M, I Have A Serious But Un Identified Problem, My Face Always Looks Agitated Irritable & Angry I Give A Posture That I Am Too Much Serious Specially My Eyes. When Ever I Wake Up From Sleep I Feel Fearfull Agitated And Angry, The Situation Get More Severe If I Sleep In Day...

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  • undiagnosed problem

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Sleep disorders May 16, 2008 05:28 PM

    Hi Everybody,I Am 32 M, I Have A Serious But Un Identified Problem, My Face Always Looks Agitated Irritable & Angry I Give A Posture That I Am Too Much Serious Specially My Eyes. When Ever I Wake Up From Sleep I Feel Fearfull Agitated And Angry, The Situation Get More Severe If I Sleep In Day...

  • Chronic Insomnia leads to anxiety or visa versa?

    Anonymous 0 Replies
    Posted in: Sleep disorders November 5, 2007 09:21 PM

    Hello-I am in desperate need of some help. For the last 2 years I have suffered from insomnia but now it has gotten extreme. I will go days with ZERO sleep. I am a working Mom & Wife. This is effecting my life in big ways. I am scared that I am going to lose my job and it would be obvious that I am...

  • Insomnia.. or anxiety?

    sugaree401 9 Replies
    Posted in: Sleep disorders March 26, 2007 08:09 AM

    I'm the new girl... here's my story.... I have been a "night person" for as long as i can remember. Now, with two children in middle school, a full-time stint as a college grad student, and an owner of a company, i no longer have the luxury of staying up all night. Yet, when my schedule tells me i...