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Husband Claims 'Bad Dream' About Wife Cheating Led To Fierce Assault

The Huffington Post | David Lohr | Posted 01.23.2017 | Crime

A Pennsylvania man who claimed to be in the throes of a nightmare about his wife cheating on him suddenly rose from bed and began a fierce attack on t...

'Scary Movies Cause Nightmares,' And 8 Other Myths About Dreams — Busted

HuffPost Partner Studio | Posted 08.08.2016 | Healthy Living

Humans have been obsessed with the obscurities of dreams for as long as we’ve been, well, human. Whether you religiously track your nighttime narrat...

We Won't Cure Sleepwalking Because It Doesn't Scare Us Enough

Inverse | Posted 02.03.2017 | Healthy Living

You ever get hauled in for a crime, you better hope you can claim a sleepwalking defense.

There's A Surprising Link Between Pain And Sleepwalking

The Huffington Post | Erin Schumaker | Posted 11.17.2015 | Healthy Living

Believe it or not, sleepwalking is associated with a number of daytime health problems, including chronic pain, migraines and headaches, according to ...

Am I Dreaming?

Falon Hirschman | Posted 09.15.2016 | Arts
Falon Hirschman

There's a house that I have dreamt about for as long as I can remember; it methodically appears in different places and contexts while I sleep. At times, it feels so real that I am sure I've been there; I keep a blueprint in my dream journal.

'Back to Bed': The Creepy, Addictive Game About Sleepwalking

Van Winkle's | Posted 06.26.2016 | Technology
Van Winkle's

For a gallery of real game play, read the full article on Van Winkle's. Ironically, if you ask me what video game not to play right before bed, I’ll...

Kids With 'Night Terrors' More Likely To Sleepwalk

Posted 05.05.2015 | Parents

By: Rachael Rettner Published: 05/04/2015 11:13 AM EDT on LiveScience Young children who get "night terrors" could be at greater risk for sleep...

Do You Sleepwalk? Chances Are Your Child Might, Too

Reuters | Posted 05.05.2016 | Healthy Living

By Lisa Rapaport (Reuters Health) Children are seven times more likely to sleepwalk if both parents have a history of nocturnal stroll...

11 True-Life Stories That Explain What It's Really Like To Sleepwalk

The Huffington Post | Sarah Bourassa | Posted 04.02.2015 | Healthy Living

Some sleepwalkers wake up in a different room than where they fell asleep. Others find themselves eating from the refrigerator. While still others eve...

6 Things No One Tells You About Sleepwalking

The Huffington Post | Sarah Bourassa | Posted 03.17.2015 | Healthy Living

I woke up in the middle of the night one night last year, and my boyfriend was missing from his side of the bed. I fell back asleep, assuming he was j...

Man Rescued After Sleepwalking Off Cliff

Posted 10.21.2013 | Home

A sleepwalking man in China got quite the wake-up call recently when he found himself trapped in a crevice. According to ITN News, a rescue team f...

When Sleepwalking Turns Dangerous

Stanford Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine | Posted 11.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Stanford Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine

There is now good evidence that parts of the brain may be awake while other parts are asleep. Sleepwalking is a premiere example: The portion of the brain capable of generating complex behaviors is awake while those portions which normally monitor our activity and lay down memory of our behaviors are asleep.

WATCH: Why Do We Sleepwalk?

Posted 08.26.2013 | Healthy Living

Even though it's relatively common -- nearly one in three people will sleepwalk at some point in their lives -- sleepwalking is frequently misundersto...

Raw Bacon, Buttered Cigarettes, Salt Sandwiches?!

Stanford Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine | Posted 10.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Stanford Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine

Sleep-related eating disorders may involve the consumption of peculiar food and inedible or toxic substances. Reports include consuming a variety of items, nearly anything imaginable, including: frozen pizzas, raw bacon, buttered cigarettes and cleaning solutions.

Challenging Conventional Wisdom About Sleepwalking

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 07.29.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael J. Breus

New research has produced what may be a clearer picture of sleepwalking, its possible mechanisms, and its risk factors. The analysis also challenges some common beliefs about the sleep disorder -- beliefs that, if outdated, could interfere with diagnosis and treatment.

Sleepwalking, Uncovered

Posted 03.18.2013 | Healthy Living

Sleepwalkers may actually remember when they've sleepwalked, according to a new study from the University of Montreal and Sacre-Couer Hospital. Pu...

Cara Santa Maria

Why Do People Still Take This? | Cara Santa Maria | Posted 12.06.2012 | Science

Hi everyone. Cara Santa Maria here. You've heard the stories, right? Someone takes Ambien so they can sleep, and next thing they know, they're waking ...

Body Language: Not Just a Political Message

Stuart F. Quan, M.D. | Posted 12.21.2012 | Healthy Living
Stuart F. Quan, M.D.

The moral of the story is body language is just not for politicians. When your bed partner complains that you are moving around too much in bed, you should heed the warning and consider whether there is an underlying sleep disorder.

WET DREAM: Sleepwalker Wakes Up In River TWICE

The Huffington Post | Andy Campbell | Posted 08.27.2012 | Weird News

Alyson Bair has vivid nightmares -- so vivid that many of them turn out to be real. In two terrifying incidents over the past couple of months, Bai...

ReThink Review: Sleepwalk With Me -- A Comedian's Wake Up Call

Jonathan Kim | Posted 10.24.2012 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Sleepwalk With Me is a really wonderful, poignant, funny, and very original film from a unique and honest voice that shows its main character not as a hero, victim, or saint, but as a real person who makes mistakes, and sometimes big, hurtful, avoidable ones.

Movie Review: Sleepwalk With Me

Marshall Fine | Posted 10.22.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Mike Birbiglia seems like an easy-going guy, someone who probably has a little trouble with confrontation or sticking up for himself. At least that's how he comes off in Sleepwalk With Me, the film version of his hit one-man show.

Are You A Sleepwalker? Know Your Risk

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 10.04.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael J. Breus

When you think of sleepwalking, what comes to mind? Sleepwalking is a very real sleep disorder that affects adults as well as children, with consequences that can range from the embarrassing to the downright dangerous.

Catherine Pearson

The Strange Sleep Disorder Many Americans Share | Catherine Pearson | Posted 05.14.2012 | Healthy Living

You brush your teeth, slip under the covers and turn off the lights, but if you think that's always the end of the story, you're wrong. Sleepwalki...

Mike Birbiglia's Sleepwalk With Me Reveals the Restless Heart of Comedy

Carol Hartsell | Posted 05.17.2012 | Comedy
Carol Hartsell

Matt's story is about not only learning how to become the comedian he always wanted to be, but learning what he's willing to give up to get it.

Expert Tips For Battling Sleepwalking

Seed | Posted 02.21.2012 | Healthy Living

Sleepwalking is a common sleep disorder. It usually affects children, although adults are not immune to it. We spoke to Subin Jain, M.D., a specialist...