Sleep paralysis is a sleep disorder characterized by periods of wakefulness during which a person is unable to move. This can be accompanied by hallucinations and a feeling of danger or oppression, which makes the experience particularly distressing. It is important to mention that sleep paralysis is very scary – but harmless.
Mechanism of sleep paralysis
what is sleep paralysis 300×300 – sleep paralysis – what is it? Sleep paralysis, or sleep paralysis, is a REM sleep disorder that occurs when falling asleep (hypnagogic paralysis) or waking up (hypnopomanic paralysis). The person is then conscious and awake, but unable to activate his muscles.