A lack of sleep may trigger seizures in epilepsy

Epilepsy is a neurological disorder that is characterized by recurring seizures. The exact cause of epilepsy is not always known, but it is thought to be related to abnormal electrical activity in the brain. There is evidence to suggest that sleep can have an impact on epilepsy, and epilepsy can contribute to sleep problems. Sleep … Read more

Sleeping with COPD

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) is a lung condition that can make it difficult to breathe. According to one survey, about 40 percent of people with COPD report that getting a good night’s sleep can be a challenge. Sleep and COPD are connected in several ways. Breathing difficulties from COPD affect sleep People with COPD … Read more