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Acute insomnia

Acute insomnia: Introduction

Acute insomnia: Insomnia which lasts for one night to a few weeks. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Acute insomnia is available below.

Symptoms of Acute insomnia

  • Sleep disturbance varies from mild to severe.
  • Insomnia may manifest as difficulty falling asleep or as frequent nocturnal awakenings.
  • Fatigue
  • Irritability
  • Mood alterations
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Treatments for Acute insomnia

  • Acute insomnia may not require treatment. Mild insomnia often can be prevented or cured by practicing good sleep habits
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Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Acute insomnia?

Causes of Acute insomnia

  • Significant life stress (job loss or change, death of a loved one, divorce, moving)
  • Illness
  • Emotional or physical discomfort
  • Environmental factors like noise, light, or extreme temperatures (hot or cold) that interfere with sleep
  • Some medications (for example those used to treat colds, allergies, depression, high blood pressure, and asthma) may interfere with sleep
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Misdiagnosis and Acute insomnia

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Acute insomnia: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Acute insomnia

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  1. Acute insomnia: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
 

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