Sleep disorders are quite common among those living with multiple sclerosis. The sleep issues range from sleep apnea because of obstructed airways to insomnia due to pain, depression or anxiety. People with MS are also especially vulnerable to fatigue.
In general, Sleep Disorders are divided into conditions associated with Hypersomnia or Excessive Daytime Sleepiness (EDS), Disorders involving Difficulty in Initiating or Maintaining Sleep, Sleep Scheduling Disorders and Parasomnias or odd problems that co-exist with the sleep state. Multiple Sclerosis (MS) is well represented in…