Sleep Walking

Sleepwalking, formally known as somnambulism, is a behavior  disorder that originates during deep sleep and results in walking or  performing other complex behaviors while asleep. It is much more common  in children than adults and is more likely to occur if a person is sleep deprived. Because a sleepwalker typically remains in deep sleep  throughout the episode, he or she may be difficult to awaken and will  probably not remember the sleepwalking incident.

 

 

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