Sexsomnia is a type of parasomnia, where the brain is caught in transition between sleeping and waking states. Other parasomnias include sleepwalking, sleep talking, and sleep driving.
Sex While Asleep - WebMD
Causes and treatment options.
Wikipedia: Sleep Sex
Encyclopedia article that describes the condition.
Sleepwalking Man Cleared of Rape
A man accused of three counts of rape is cleared by a jury after telling the court he suffers from sleepwalking. (December 19, 2005)
Sleepwalkers Who Have 'Sex Sleep'
Looks at the symptoms of the condition and what triggers it. (October 14, 2004)
A Phenomenology of Problematic Sexual Behavior Occurring in Sleep
First-person reports of individuals' experiences of problematic sleep sex. Paper suggests these reports fall into six themes. [Full text may require subscription.] (June 01, 2004)
Stanford Sleep Experts Treat Medical Condition Behind Violent "Sleep Sex"
How doctors can treat sexsomnia with traditional sleep disorder treatments. (March 27, 2002)
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