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numbness

well i was sleeping and felt the urge to wake up i opened my eyes but couldnt move or make a sound my whole body was completely numb and i was in this state for about 20 secs.this was not the first time this happened but this was the worst occurrence. could it be exhaustion? brain problems? sleeping disorder?
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It's called sleep paralysis and it's a common condition. There are various explanations, but if it continues, you should see a sleep doctor.
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