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Q: What causes Uncontrollable sleep attacks during the day?
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What is a chronic condition in which there are recurrent attacks of uncontrollable drowisiness and sleep called?


A syndrome characterized by recurrent uncontrollable seizures of drowsiness and sleep?

Narcolepsy is a disorder of the central nervous system that is characterised by drowsiness and sleep attacks at inappropriate times.

What are the disorder characterized by uncontrollable episodes of falling sleep during day time?

Necrophilia.means sexual intercourse with a dead person! The word you want is Narcolepsy: a condition characterized by an extreme tendency to fall asleep.

What may be symptoms of narcolepsy?

sleep attacks: short, uncontrollable sleep episodes throughout the day sleep paralysis : a frightening inability to move shortly after awakening or dozing off auditory or visual hallucinations : intense, sometimes terrifying experiences

Involuntary episodes of falling asleep during the daytime while engaged in activity?

Excessive Daytime Sleepiness (EDS) or Narcolepsy

Which condition is a sleep disorder consisting of sudden and uncontrollable brief episodes of falling asleep during the day?


What are the causes of chronic insomnia?

Medical conditions (sleep apnea, arthritis, a heart condition, asthma); use of caffeine, alcohol, nicotine; mood or anxiety disorder; stress; snoring; nocturnal myoclonus; nightmares or panic attacks during sleep.

What is the word for an uncontrollable desire to sleep in daytime?


What do you call recurrent uncontrollable seizures of drowsiness and sleep?


How long are narcolepsy sleep attacks?

The sleep attacks are about 10-20 minutes long

What causes anxiety attacks with loss of sleep and loss of appetite?

Many things can cause an anxiety attack. Something you fear happening that you may have no control over will be something that causes an anxiety attack along with lack of sleep and the inability to eat.

Can you be awake during sleep paralysis?

yes, but as i see your only awake in your nightmare...that also causes sleep paralysis ..