EMBARGOED FOR RELEASE: 3 p.m. EST, February 28, 2013 CONTACT: [email protected] DARIEN, IL – A new study found that adult sleepwalking is a potentially serious condition that may induce violent behaviors and affect health-related quality of life. “We found a higher frequency of daytime sleepiness, fatigue, insomnia, depressive and anxiety symptoms and altered quality of life in patients with.
Sleepwalking is a disorder that causes people to get up and walk while they're asleep. It usually happens when a person is going from the deep stage of sleep to a lighter stage or into the awake.
Sleep Walking Activitiy In Adults. Sleepwalking is also known as somnambulism and it is a disorder where people start walking when they are in semi-conscious sleep. When people wake up in the morning, they do not realize that they were walking in their sleep as they do not remember anything.
Medical treatment for sleepwalking is necessary when it's caused by an underlying medical problem. In some instances, medications may be prescribed to control sleepwalking. There are also a number.