Is it true that it is dangerous to wake up a sleep walker, if so why?

Answer Sleep walking occurs during REM Rapid Eye Movement stage of sleep normally the body will produce a chemical which inhibits the body from moving and "acting out" the dream. Sleepwalkers will sometim... Read More »

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Why shouldn't you wake up a sleep walker?

if you wake up a sleep walker they can get very scared and they could have a heart Attackk. It does not matter if they are very young, the same thinhappensds. The best way to deal with that is to j... Read More »

Why is it dangerous to awaken a sleep walker?

same reason if you jumped out of a closet on someone and scared the crap out of them, they might punch you out......same with a sleep walker when you wake them up they won't know where they are, wh... Read More »

Is it true when a sleepwalker is sleep waking you aren't suppose to wake them?

No. its just like waking a person who is sleeping.

Is it true that if you wake someone up while they are sleepwalking....?

Unlikely, unless that person has underlying severe coronary artery disease.