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Synonyms for insomnia
ɪnˈsɒm ni əin·som·ni·a

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. insomnianoun

    an inability to sleep; chronic sleeplessness


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  1. insomnianoun

    [L.] (Med.) wakefulness, sleeplessness, want of sleep, indisposition to sleep

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  1. List of paraphrases for "insomnia":

    sleeplessness, sleepiness

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  1. Dianne Augelli:

    Anxiety and depression can cause insomnia or insomnia can cause those.

  2. Todd Arnedt:

    We do know that relaxing is an important activity before bed, so for people with insomnia, it could be beneficial to decrease that state of arousal, these rituals become important and we almost always will recommend to someone if they have a ritual that helps them fall asleep, then do it.

  3. Luc beaudoin:

    You do the best you can, but you don't want to start worrying about your lack of sleep, because it's been found that worrying about lack of sleep is one of the big causes of insomnia

  4. Michael Breus:

    On the other hand, if you feel energized after your workouts, you should keep doing it in the morning, time change or not, because you don’t want that energy boost to lead to insomnia.

  5. Patrick Wanis:

    We’ve known for years that stress creates fatigue, aches, pains, insomnia, anxiety and [it can affect] the gastrointestinal tract with ulcers, IBS, and the endocrine system, as well as your thyroid. We know that stress leads to high blood pressure, heart attacks, stroke, and more.

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