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May 10, 2010 in the Sleep Disorders Community - 2
Hi this sounds normal to me, it will normally stop by 5 years of age, however you need to take measures to stop him from hurting himself, move the bed away from the wall, put padding over the headboard & provide more pillows. I say it is normal as I did it from age 3 maybe younger many children do & then grow out of it, however the only problem is...
Apr 23, 2010 in the Sleep Apnea / Disorders Expert Forum - 1
Hi it was suggested I video tape myself when head banging before & during my sleep, I did pluck up the courage to see my GP but didn't get any kind of reaction I expected, all my doctor says is he doesn't think it has any medical significance and he doesn't really know what to say other than he thinks I'm mentally disturbed, this is re...
Apr 06, 2010 in the Sleep Apnea / Disorders Expert Forum - 2
I guess I could video tape myself, but i'd have to buy a video camera first, Thanks for the info, I'd not heard of a Parasomnia, Guess I need to do a little more research, but definitely think I'll see my GP about it now, the reassurance of being able to prove it is great makes me feel less vulnerable as I already had one previous GP laugh in m...
Apr 06, 2010 in the Sleep Apnea / Disorders Expert Forum - 2
Hi I can't find a section to ask a doctor advice on RMD so thought I'd try under the Sleep Apnea section. I have been banging my head just before & during my sleep since I can remember Age 3? maybe earlier, I'm 23 now. I have never spoken to any doctor about this as I'm embarrassed, I have found that the illegal drug MDMA (Ecstas...
Apr 02, 2010 in the Sleep Disorders Community - 138
I've had this since I was 3 years of age maybe earlier, I'm 23 now. My head banging effects my sleep, has destroyed several of my relationships, caused my family to hate me, made me turn to drugs to try & solve this & pretty much destroyed most of my life. I found something that helps to stem the regularity & amount of time I do this,...