Sleep terrifies me

Patient

Q: I am a 27-year-old male it feels like I am having a small heart attack or stroke during a nap. I can feel my body twitching uncontrollably and I am aware of what's going on around me and I can hear everything I'm going on around me as far as I can tell it seems to only happen while taking a nap not while sleeping during the night

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