Sleep Disorders


There are a variety of sleep disorders. Some are common, like insomnia, while others are rare. About 70 million people experience sleep disorders each year. Practice healthy sleep habits to promote restful sleep every night, and talk to your doctor if your sleep problem persists. Learn more about the variety of sleep disorders below.

Circadian Rhythm Sleep-Wake Disorders

Conditions in which the sleep times are out of alignment. A patient with one of these disorders does not follow the normal sleep times at night.

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Shift Work

A non-traditional work schedule involving shifts that occur when most people are asleep can cause shift work disorder.