13 Nov '11, 3am

Do You Eat While You Sleep? | Care2 Healthy Living

Do You Eat While You Sleep? | Care2 Healthy Living

Sleep eating is a rare and dangerous sleep disorder (not an eating disorder), also known as nocturnal sleep-related eating disorder (NS-RED) or sleep-eating syndrome, that affects as much as three percent of the U.S. There can be comorbidity with eating disorders; however, 10 to 15 percent of those who suffer from eating disorders also experience sleep eating . Definition Sleep eating is defined as episodes of eating while sleep walking. Often the foods eaten during sleep are high in sugar or high in fat. Eating non-food items (such as soap) or odd combinations (such as raw bacon covered in mayonnaise) have been reported. The sleep eater often awakes in the morning with no recollection of what occurred. There are several dangers associated with sleep eating. Sleep walking of any kind poses the risk of self-injury by running into things, falling down stairs, etc. Sleep eate...

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