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DescriptionAccording to dictionary definition  Insomnia is defined as the difficulty initiating or maintaining sleep. Insomnia is very common and occurs between 30% and 50% of the general population. The women are more affected than the men. The episodes of insomnia may come and go and may last up to many weeks.  Causes and Risk FactorsAccording to dictionary definition  Broadly insomnia is caused due to situational factors, medical, or psychiatric conditions. Major causes are:1. Stressful situations2. Presence of an acute medical condition3. Withdrawal of drug or alcohol4. Acute medical illness5. Going to bed at different times of the day6. Working in night shift7. Poor sleeping environment8. Excessive use of alcohol9. Heavy smoking10. Excessive caffeine intake11. Anxiety12. Schizophrenia13. Bipolar disorder  Signs and SymptomsAccording to dictionary definition  The common symptoms include:1. Daytime fatigue2. Daytime sleepiness3. Mood changes4. Poor attention and concentration5. Poor energy6. Anxiety7. Headaches8. Increased errors and mistakes  InvestigationsAccording to dictionary definition  1. The evaluation shall start with a thorough medical history and psychiatric history.2. A routine physical examination may also be carried out. The assessment focuses on sleep history which includes:a) Duration of the sleepb) Time of sleepc) Duration when you are awaked) Time and length of day nape) Time of sleeping3. Other diagnostic tests include:a) Polysomnographyb) Actigraphy  TreatmentAccording to dictionary definition  1. You may be given certain over the counter medications.2. Avoid consumption of alcohol before going to bed.3. Do not go to bed hungry.4. Exercise regularly

 

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