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Why Do People Sleep With Their Eyes Open?

It is not uncommon to hear of or know people that sleep with their eyes open. In fact, it is quite a common condition, and some experts claim that it may affect anywhere between four and twenty percent of the general population. This condition is also known as nocturnal lagophthalmos, and most of the reports […]

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  • Jane
  • April 25, 2017

Dangers Of Sleeping With A Blanket Over The Head

Different people have different sleeping habits but just because you prefer to doze in a certain way it does not mean that it is safe for you. One of the most common sleep habits entails covering up your entire body (including the head) as you slumber. For some individuals, it is just a habit, and […]

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  • Jane
  • April 18, 2017

Why Do People Talk In Their Sleep?

Sleep talking is a common disorder that scientists and health experts refer to as somniloquy. It is a condition whereby people talk during their sleep unknowingly. Although it does not pose any mental or physical health risk, it can be very embarrassing and annoying, and this is more so if you share the bed with […]

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  • Jane
  • Updated March 9, 2017

5 Best Treatments And Home Remedies For Restless Leg Syndrome

If you have an urge to keep moving your legs due to an uncomfortable feeling you might be having restless leg syndrome. RLS affects individuals of all ages, but it is more prevalent among adults. Although it is a common condition, there is still no conclusive research on what causes it.Doctors and scientists define it […]

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  • Jane
  • Updated March 9, 2017

Drooling: Why Do People Drool While Sleeping?

Drooling is annoying, and everybody hates it, but it is not just a minor thing as most people think. It is also not intentional and so before you judge someone that drools it is important to understand what drooling in sleep is all about. The scientific terms for this condition are sialorrhea or ptyalism, and […]

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  • Jane
  • Updated March 9, 2017

Sleepwalking: 5 Steps To Prevent It

Millions of people across the world struggle with sleepwalking episodes. Although a high percentage of them are children adults can also walk in their sleep. It is not known to lead to any serious medical condition but what people do when sleepwalking is what makes it dangerous and it can also be a sign or […]

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  • Jane
  • Updated April 25, 2017

Jerking When Falling Asleep: 7 Simple Ways To Avoid Sleep Twitching

Twitching while falling asleep is an involuntary sudden movement that occur while someone is sleeping and it affects the muscles. I also known as sleep myoclonus. It primarily affects the fingers, toes, lips and eyes. It is related to sleep disorders such as restless leg syndrome and periodic leg movement during sleep. On the other […]

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  • Jane
  • Updated March 9, 2017

Best Sleeping Position For Your Health

A good night’s sleep will not be determined by how comfortable your bedroom is or how nice your blankets and sheets are. Sleeping positions are the key players of the quality of your sleep. Although there is no perfect sleeping position you will be amazed at how much the sleep position you choose will affect […]

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  • Jane
  • Updated April 20, 2017

What Is The Best Time To Sleep?

What time should I go to bed is a question that so many people ask including myself. While I was growing up my parents always told me that going to sleep early and waking up early would make me healthier, wealthier and wiser. But how early is early? There are those who believe that every […]

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  • Jane
  • Updated March 30, 2017