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Sleep : the mysteries, the problems, and the solutions

Author: Carlos Schenck
Publisher: New York : Avery, ©2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Schenck, one of the most prominent sleep doctors in the country, explains and offers solutions for the most common sleep disorders--insomnia, restless legs syndrome, sleep apnea--as well as the more extreme sleep disorders including sleep terrors and dream enactment.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Carlos Schenck
ISBN: 9781583332702 1583332707 9781583333013 1583333010
OCLC Number: 76064683
Description: xix, 294 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Introduction: when good sleep goes bad --
Chapter 1: a tour of sleep --
Chapter 2: insomnia: bleary-eyed nights --
Chapter 3: obstructive sleep apnea: suffocating repeatedly in your sleep --
Chapter 4: restless legs syndrome: the agony of jittery dowsiness --
Chapter 5: hypersomnias: excessive sleepiness, daytime dysfunction --
Chapter 6: circadian-rhythm disorders: timing is everything --
Chapter 7: confusional arousals and the crush of severe morning sleep inertia --
Chapter 8: sleepwalking: the twilight state --
Chapter 9: abnormal sleepsex: unknowing cruel intimacy --
Chapter 10: sleep terrors: the night the ghost got scared --
Chapter 11: sleep paralysis: dreaded visits from the old hag --
Chapter 12: sleep-related binge eating: relentless loss of control --
Chapter 13: REM sleep behavior disorder: bizarre and violent dream enactment --
Chapter 14: nocturnal dissociative disorders: the lost children as adults --
Chapter 15: sleep-talking: disruptive chatter, obscene shouting, and desdemona scenarios --
Chapter 16: parasomnia shadows of obstructive sleep apnea --
Chapter 17: parasomnia potpourri: nocturnal groaning, exploding head syndrome, sleep-laughing --
and pets with parasomnias --
Chapter 18: bed partnerʼs insomnia: sleeping with a snorer, leg-jerker, loud sleep-talker, or parasomniac --
Glossary --
Endnotes --
General references on sleep disorders and parasomnias.
Responsibility: Carlos H. Schenck.
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Schenck, one of the most prominent sleep doctors in the country, explains and offers solutions for the most common sleep disorders--insomnia, restless legs syndrome, sleep apnea--as well as the more extreme sleep disorders including sleep terrors and dream enactment.

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