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    Jun 11, 2009, 06:33 PM
    Bazzar sleep
    This has happened to me twice this year, scared the holy hell out of me LOL
    Here's the situation: I'm sleeping next to my girlfriend, sound asleep, then I decide that I want to wake up but I can't. It's like I'm stuck in a dream I can't speak I start thrashing and moaning trying to wake my girlfriend up so she can bring me to. It feels like I'm being suffocated. Has any have this happen should I have this checked out?
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    Jun 11, 2009, 06:37 PM

    It happens to me all the time.
    I think it is being in a really deep sleep and having a lucid dream.
    If you feel like you are suffocating though you might want to try going to a sleep clinic. That could be sleep apnea or something serious.
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    Jun 11, 2009, 06:38 PM

    Sleep Paralysis
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    Aug 20, 2012, 06:22 AM
    Classic sleep paralysis! As said before!
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    Aug 20, 2012, 06:23 AM
    Next time it happens, try swallowing or wiggling your toes... I hear it works!

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