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what does it mean when you don't have dreams at night?

I obviously don't sleep well but haven't had dreams in a year or so......or maybe I don't remember...what do you think?

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Asked by Lanakynd at 8:57 PM on Oct. 13, 2010 in Religion & Beliefs

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  • your more then likely just not remembering them. i do that a lot. or i remember having a dream but can't remember what i dreamed at all.

    Answer by oldfashionSAHM at 8:59 PM on Oct. 13, 2010

  • yeah,you just don't remember. You may be waking out of REM sleep too soon during the night

    Answer by butterflyblue19 at 9:04 PM on Oct. 13, 2010

  • No matter what youre always dreaming,you usually only remember your dreams if you wake up right after you had them.

    Answer by mommy16love at 9:05 PM on Oct. 13, 2010

  • You don't remember them, because not dreaming would be a severe sleep disorder that can lead to lethal exhaustion. In other words, you HAVE to dream in order to rest. If you have no symptoms of exhaustion then you are dreaming.


    Answer by momto2boys973 at 9:09 PM on Oct. 13, 2010

  • Sharon is correct... I notice that when I dont dream I am often tired... when I do I am much more refreshed.
    You need to find out why you are not sleeping well.

    Answer by Shaneagle777 at 9:12 PM on Oct. 13, 2010

  • They say u dream every night u just dont remember so dont worry. Good luck getting some sleep I have a hard time sleeping @night & have been having some really odd dreams

    Answer by ahsweetness at 9:13 PM on Oct. 13, 2010

  • I don't sleep for more than 2 hours straight with so many little kiddies and fibromyalgia...I suppose that's the problem...;(

    Comment by Lanakynd (original poster) at 9:28 PM on Oct. 13, 2010

  • Everybody dreams. Most people just do not remember. I think sometimes that's a good thing. I dream every night and I remember them. There not always good dreams. So I think you are lucky. Sweet dreams!

    Answer by LonleySoul at 9:46 PM on Oct. 13, 2010

  • ur silly... whether u believe it or not.... we all dream... u must not remember them thas all... meditation helps or taking a 15 min nap during the day...

    Answer by myhotelsitter at 10:25 PM on Oct. 13, 2010

  • You probably just don't remember them. This happened to me when I developed severe sleep apnea. My sleep apnea has improved in recent years and I remember some of my dreams again.

    Answer by figaro8895 at 10:49 PM on Oct. 13, 2010

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