Sleep Disorders

10 Unusual Sleep Disorders

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The bizarre world of parasomnias

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‘Confusional arousals’

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Sleep terrors

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Sleep paralysis

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Sleep sex

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Sleep-related eating disorder

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Exploding head syndrome

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Sleeping beauty syndrome

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Hypnic jerks

Martin Reed

Martin Reed


Martin is the creator of Insomnia Coach, an eight-week course that combines online sleep education with individual sleep coaching. His course helps clients improve their sleep so they can enjoy a better life with more energy and start each day feeling happy, healthy, rested, and refreshed. Martin also runs a free sleep training course that has helped over 5,000 insomniacs. He holds a master’s degree in health and wellness education and studied clinical sleep health at the University of Delaware.