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How does epilepsy affect sleep?

How do you know if you had a seizure in Your Sleep?

  • Symptoms Of Seizures In Sleep. While a seizure occurs in sleep, one may or may not be aware of what’s happening to him. The person may fall or show frantic thrashing movements of limbs or simply lay inert and stare into space. The seizure can be partial or generalized.

Why do I get seizures when I Sleep?

  • Seizures happen when brain neurons misfire, causing the dog to shake or jerk uncontrollably. A triggering reason for this could be that seizures often happen during times of changing brain activity – excitement, feeding, sleeping – which can trip up the dog’s brain circuits and cause a seizure.

What causes seizures during sleep?

  • Epilepsy: a person who is suffering from epilepsy (a neurological disorder which leads to seizure) is prone to night time seizures (convulsions). ...
  • Fever: Febrile convulsion occurs as a result of high body temperature. ...
  • Brain trauma: head injuries can precipitate seizures while sleeping. ...

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