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Couldn't Wake Up My Son!!

by Rebecca
(Rome, Italy)

My 17 year old son had been studying a lot for two nights and wasn't getting much sleep. The following morning when it was time to get up and go to school I noticed that he was still sleeping so I tried to wake him. I started by talking to him and then shaking him a bit but nothing, it was if he were in a coma. I continued to try to wake him by calling his name, rubbing his body.. tickling his feet...nothing!!

After about 15 minutes I noticed that his hands start to shake, his respiration and heart rate were very rapid, I didn't know what to do! After about 5 minutes he opened his eyes, he just looked forward but I could see that he wasn't there... finally he spoke and said that he was all sweaty.

What happened?? My son has had a few episodes of sleep paralysis and suffers from headaches, He's been to a neurologist and he did a CAT scan and blood test which fortunately came out without any problems. Nobody can tell me what happened....

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Jun 01, 2013
Out Cold NEW
by: Growing Faith

It sounds like your son is astral traveling during sleep against his will because he doesnt remember anything. I would start praying if I were you before bed and after.

Aug 07, 2015
Potalaysis/Seizure NEW
by: Vixxy

In your dreams, you can't wake yourself up. Something was going on to him beyond his outer control. I once was dreaming I was drowning and my body wasn't letting me breath till I nearly died, woke up from rolling over on my phone vibrating and started gasping for air.

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