For a lot of us, the things that mess with our sleep are pretty standard. Having sex while sleeping doesn't usually qualify. Instead, you might deal with flashing lights sneaking through closed curtains or cats that refuse to accept the fact that breakfast never has and never will be served at A. But for those with sexsomnia, a condition where people carry out sexual behaviors while they snooze think: intercourse, masturbation, groping, and morethese interruptions can be way more X-rated. Yes, this is a real thing. And even though the thought of it might elicit some giggles, for people with sexsomniathis health issue is a major concern for multiple reasons—especially because it can lead to feeling violated or violating someone else.
The first known case of sexsomnia was reported inand worldwide, only 94 cases have been documented, according to a study. It is a disorder so as to is believed to be unreported. Can you repeat that? is the sexsomnia? Characterized as a parasomnia, sexsomnia is a complex be asleep disorder involving sexual behaviors during be asleep, particularly during non-rapid eye movement NREM sleep.