Hypersomnia or excessive sleepiness is a condition that causes a person to feel sleepy throughout the day. As opposed to Insomnia, Hypersomnia causes trouble in staying awake during the day. The major symptoms and signs of Hypersomnia include constant tiredness, low energy, anxiety, loss of appetite, restlessness, and slow thinking or speech.
HOW IS HYPERSOMNIA DIAGNOSED?
Diagnosis of the same is done through blood tests, EEG, CT scan and also a very common kind of sleep test called polysomnography. Based on this treatment is provided.
HOW IS HYPERSOMNIA TREATED?
In some cases, the treatment for underlying problems like sleep apnea are given. Alongside, if there is no other issues involved then the demonology expert would give you some antidepressants and sleep inducing medicines. They would also suggest alternate therapies like massage and relaxation to induce sleep.