Unformatted text preview: It is genetic. o Sleep walking—usually disappears at puberty, as well. It is also genetic. Try to guide the sleepwalker back to bed. Can you kill someone while sleep walking? • The case of Scott Falater • 1997: sleep deprivation and stress sleep walk violence: stabbed wife 44 times, pushed her in pool, went into garage, changed clothes and went into bed. Neighbors called police, awakened him, and told him what he had done. He couldn’t believe it. He was put away for life, without parole. o Sleep Eating—dog food, cigarette butts, watches o Sleep Sex- There are people that have sex when they are completely asleep o Night Terror (amnesia)...
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- MAAS, J