Sometimes I have sleep paralysis, how do I overcome it?

Patient

Q: Sometimes I have sleep paralysis, how do I overcome it? When it happens, it takes time for me to come to my senses and when I close my eyes, I have sleep paralysis again and it keeps on happening for about a half an hour. I can't wake up on time, and even when the alarm is ringing during my sleep paralysis, I can hear that but I can't break my sleep paralysis.

Symptoms:  Can't sleep properly.
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