ABNORMAL PART 3 - ABNORMAL PART 3 15:41 Chapter 8 sleeping...

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ABNORMAL PART 3 15:41 Chapter 8 sleeping and eating disorders Sleep disorders 1. Parasomnia- problems while sleeping o nightmares o sleep walking 2. Dyssomnia- cant sleep o primary insomnia- cant sleep for a month o hypersomnia o narcolepsy o sleep apnea o circadian rhythms- women have the worst- can aid to depression o fatal familial insomnia o controls autonomic nervous system melatonin release – in darkness beta- alert/working alpha- relaxed theta- drowsy delta- sleeping/dreaming delta- deep dreamless sleep Polysomnograph Respiration Emg- movements
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Eeg- brain Ecg- heart  Treatments Benzodiazepines- anxiety- relax muscles; very addictive, not a good way to  sleep, may wake up more tired Amphetamines Caffeine Nicotine Modafinil Melatonin Eating disorders Anorexia nervosa(15-19) Bulimia nervosa(20-24) Fear of becoming fat Sometimes deadly Mortality rate females 12 more in males
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