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How to Safely Wake a Sleepwalker - Sleep.Org

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If you must wake a sleepwalker, here's how to do it safely. Somewhere between one and 15 percent of people are sleepwalkers, and children are more ...

Why Aren't You Supposed to Wake a Sleepwalker? | Mental Floss

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Feb 25, 2013 ... Despite urban legends claiming that waking a sleepwalker will send them into shock or give them a heart attack, it's pretty much harmless.

How to Wake and Stop a Sleepwalker - WebMD

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Mar 1, 2007 ... Sleepwalking may seem amusing, but it can be harmful to your health. Find out what causes it, how to treat it, and the best way to get a ...

Should You Wake Up a Sleepwalker? - Live Science

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Jul 8, 2016 ... Common wisdom dictates that it can be dangerous to wake up a sleepwalker, but research shows the phenomenon is harmless and common.

Sleepwalking Disorder Causes & Solutions - National Sleep ...

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Find out about the symptoms and solutions of Sleepwalking. Learn how proper ... In fact, it can be quite dangerous not to wake a sleepwalker. The prevalence of ...

Waking a sleepwalker is totally safe -- for them - NBC News

www.nbcnews.com/health/body-odd/waking-sleepwalker-totally-safe-them-f773962

May 15, 2012 ... Wake up, folks: There is no health risk in rousing a sleepwalker from their somnambulistic stroll. Well, no risk to them, anyway. You, on the other ...

Fact or Fiction?: Waking a Sleepwalker May Kill Them - Scientific ...

www.scientificamerican.com/article/waking-a-sleepwalker-may-kill-them/

Apr 5, 2007 ... On the contrary, rousing a sleepwalker could save their life.

Is it dangerous to wake a sleepwalker? • The Register

www.theregister.co.uk/2007/01/27/the_odd_body_wake_sleepwalker/

Jan 27, 2007 ... It is a myth that it is dangerous to wake up a sleepwalker because it may cause them a heart attack, shock, brain damage, or something else.

Sleepwalking - KidsHealth

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Sleepwalking most often occurs during the deeper sleep of stages 3 and 4. During these stages, it's more difficult to wake someone up, and when awakened,  ...