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I am 18 years old student .i have a sleeping illness. During my sleeping at the time of just before wake up when I try to wake up, I can’t .i feel something holds me in the bed .at that time I feel I wake up from sleep but cannot move any body part of my body. This problem starts since 2 years. It occurs at least once in a month. I am afraid of this. Sir,please tell me what is the disease.

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Narcolepsy is a sleep disorder that involves excessive, uncontrollable daytime sleepiness. It is caused by a dysfunction of the brain mechanism that controls sleeping and waking. If you have narcolepsy, you may have “sleep attacks” in the middle of talking, working, or even driving. Let's have a detailed discussion to ensure proper treatment.
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