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Medicine’s Heidi Moawad highlights link between sleep dysfunction and adult bullying

Adult bullying and sleeping problems

Psychiatric Times: Heidi Moawad, clinical assistant professor at the School of Medicine, detailed how people can experience sleep dysfunction due to adult bullying. Sleeping problems that can occur as a result of this type of experience may include various patterns of insomnia and may lead to an increased need for sleep or can cause daytime symptoms of sleep deprivation, such as anxiety, irritability and hunger.