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While Asleep, Some People Act Out Their Dreams

Northwestern Medicine offers specialized clinic for REM sleep behavior disorder

CHICAGO--(ENEWSPF)--November 26, 2012.  When Patricia Becker noticed a man crouching in the corner while she was in a public restroom, she felt threatened and concerned. In an act of self-defense, she decided to jump on him. That’s when she woke up – alone in her bedroom, bloody and bruised. Becker suffers from REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD), a condition that causes a person to unconsciously act out their dreams while still asleep. During her dream, she physically jumped out of bed and landed on a . . .

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