Sleep Disorders: 20 Sleep Disorders You Should Avoid
Sleep Disorders # 5: Rapid eye movement behavior disorder
Rapid eye movement (REM) behavior disorder is a sleep disorder characterized by the loss of standard voluntary muscle during REM sleep. Here the patient physically acts out often vivid, unpleasant dream with abnormal vocal sounds and movements during rapid eye movement sleep.
REM behavior sleep disorder can cause serious injury to either the patient or their bed partners. REM can be dangerous as it is associated with other neurological conditions like Parkinson’s disease and dementia.