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Dreams Can Help People Deal With Grief and Breakups

During painful transitions such as breakups, divorce, and the loss of loved ones, dreams can become so vivid that even the biggest skeptics take notice of their nocturnal visions.
Alice Robb
11.20.18
mind

Some People Spend Up to 4 Hours a Day Lost in Their Imagination

The condition is referred to as 'maladaptive daydreaming.'
Emma Young
7.5.18
mind

What It's Like to Experience Constant Musical Hallucinations

Sylvia hears music playing in her head all day. She's deaf.
Helen Thomson
6.27.18
Sleep

What It Means If You Do Terrible Things In Your Dreams

It's incredibly unsettling to wake up filled with guilt about a murder you just committed in your dream.
Allie Volpe
5.18.18
mind

Lucid Dreaming Could Help Scientists Understand Mental Illness

The strange, hybrid state of waking consciousness and sleep could tell us new things about our inner lives.
Adhip Rawal
4.27.18
Sleep

Why Does Cough Syrup Give Me Such Trippy Dreams?

Welcome to the weird world of REM rebound.
Michelle Malia
1.23.18
Sleep

Pregnant Women Have the Most Bat-Shit Crazy Dreams

I woke up clutching my husband, dry-mouthed and shaking, jealous that he’d probably spent the night dreaming about something normal like sex or being late to work.
Laura Dorwart
10.24.17
Sleep

Stress Makes Me Hallucinate When I’m Falling Asleep

When two authority figures materialize in your bedroom in the middle of the night, you don't question them.
Sydney Mondry
10.16.17
Sobriety Check

People Recovering From Addiction Face Temptation in Their Dreams, Too

About 85 percent of people addicted to drugs and alcohol will have a "using" dream within the first two months of sobriety.
Melissa Meinzer
8.2.17
Mind Games

Narcoleptics Can Have a Hard Time Telling Dreams From Reality

It's worse than wondering if you really ate that late-night sandwich.
Michelle Malia
7.7.17
Rude Awakenings

The Science Behind Your Very Worst Dreams

Nightmares may have evolutionary origins.
Maggie Puniewska
4.6.17
We Asked

We Asked Lucid Dreamers What They Dream About

Every night they disappear into a no-holds-barred alternate reality.
Sheherzad Preisler
3.29.17
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