Not every noise made during sleep qualifies as a sleep talking. Learn about other sleep disorders that manifest vocally.
Remember to ask about caffeine and alcohol use when patients present with sleep complaints.
Chronic sleep deprivation lowers the resting metabolic rate, which can lead to a defect in insulin resistance, and may explain one reason why diabetes prevalence is increasing.
An otherwise healthy patient awakes unable to breath or move, with the sensation that someone is in the room with her. Is it a sleep disorder or a psychiatric condition?