Sleep disorders or somnipathy is a medical disorder which can have a dramatic effect on a persons sleep patterns.Sleep disorders are sometimes serious enough to cause the sufferer immense stress and also interfere with normal physical, mental and emotional functioning.The body needs a certain amount of sleep and if sleep patterns are affected too much it can have drastric effect on your health and well being.
If your bout of sleeplessness or Insomnia is caused for instance by a work deadline that you have to meet or say an exam that you are waiting to sit then the chances are that once completed your pattern of sleep will return to normal and that will be the end of your sleep disorders.
Other possible causes of insomnia are:
(insomnia occurs more frequently in those over age 60)
Feeling really down or worrying about something too much
Such as living close to noisy traffic or in a noisy neighbourhood
Possibly side effects of taking certain medications
Drinking too much alcohol or smoking too much before bedtime
Taking too many extra naps during the day