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There are 6 possible causes of sudden awakening

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Possible Causes - Listed in order from the most common to the least.

1

Night Terrors

Night terrors are a form of sleep disorder in which a person partially awakens from sleep in a state of terror.

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2

Asthma Overview

Learn about asthma. Explore the types of asthma and read information about their symptoms, causes and treatments. Continue reading!

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3

AIDS

HIV causes progressive failure of the immune system, making the body far more susceptible to infections and cancer.

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4

Depression Overview

Depression is a mood disorder that can cause extreme and persistent feelings of sadness, hopelessness, and worthlessness. Depression type largely determines what kind of medical treatment is best.

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5

Epilepsy Overview

Epilepsy is a neurological condition caused by malfunctioning brain cells that result in seizures. There is no cure for this disorder but episodes can become less frequent.

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Migraine with Aura

Migraine is a disorder characterized by repeated attacks of severe headache. Symptoms include throbbing or pulsating pain, usually on only one side of the head, and can last between four hours and three days.

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