Sleep Talking


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Talking during REM sleep, a motor breakthrough of dream speech, or talking during transitory arousals from non-REM sleep and other sleep stages; full consciousness is not achieved; no residual memory of the event
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Sleep talking is common, and even more common in children than in adults.
The results showed that snoring, taking the duvet, rolling over to a partner's side and sleep talking and walking have all made for rocky relationships and a new trend for his and hers bedrooms.
During the study, the research team looked at specific sleep problems: nightmares, sleep talking, sleepwalking, bedwetting, sleeping less or more than most children during the day or night, trouble sleeping and being overtired.
Two per cent of sleep talkers say their nightly babbling is due to a guilty conscience, but most blame their sleep talking on stress, followed by alcohol, nightmares, caffeine and eating too late.
For many couples the bedroom has long been the traditional place to kiss and make up, but anti-social sleeping habits such as snoring, hogging the duvet and sleep talking are now driving increasing numbers numbers to the brink of divorce, according to new research.
FOR many couples, the bedroom has long been the traditional place to kiss and make up, but anti-social sleeping habits such as snoring, hogging the duvet and sleep talking are now driving increasing numbers to the brink of divorce, according to new research.
During one of his regular sleep talking sessions,he breezily announced he was ``squattingover a mirror,checking out my b**hole''.
Then yesterday Scott came in for a bit of ribbing for sleep talking and putting off washing his clothes.
By the way, sleep TALKING is a very similar problem which happens in the same phase of sleep.
The researchers even referred to studies that have previously suggested that sleepwalking, sleep talking, and night terrors may be inherited.
Sleep talking has started the rumour mill rumbling again in the Big Brother house with Consett contestant Anthony at the centre.