Have you ever woken up disoriented, trying to figure out where you are and why you’re using your cat as a pillow?
No, we don’t mean after a night of tequila shots, just an everyday awakening. Well, you may have been sleep drunk. It’s a thing.
Being sleep drunk means you have problems waking up after sleeping, and are often confused. Time called it “a serious and surprisingly common problem.”
Serious because researchers say it can result in violent behavior. Researchers interviewed more than 19,000 people 18 and older and found 15 percent had experienced sleep drunkeness within the last year.
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