Is this Sleep Paralysis?

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Nocturnal
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Is this Sleep Paralysis?

Postby Nocturnal » 28 Apr 2011 01:11

Sometimes, usually after a dream, I suddenly awake to find my arm (or another limb) very numb, as if it "fell asleep" (excuse the pun!). Is this because I am suddenly coming out of Sleep Paralysis?

Thanks in advance!

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caine thornley
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Re: Is this Sleep Paralysis?

Postby caine thornley » 01 May 2011 23:18

:D hi, as far as i know this is not sleep paralasis as you have to time it right to get sleep paralasis because of your rem cycle, you probably enterd your n/rem (non rem) which allows your body to toss and turn while you arn't dreaming and cut off the blood supply shortly before you woke. :lol:

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Dreamsphere
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Re: Is this Sleep Paralysis?

Postby Dreamsphere » 15 May 2011 17:41

Yeah, like "Pins and Needles" thats what we call it here. I've woken up with half of my torso and arm all frozen before. It's a blood circulation thing.
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