Over two-thirds of men and women over 70 urinate at least once per night, and up to 60 percent go twice or more each night. In a nutshell, the study shows that it is very common for most people to wake up once a night, and it becomes more common as you get older.

However, when you have the frequent urge to use the restroom at night, a good night's sleep can be hard to achieve. If you find yourself waking up to urinate more than twice each night, you may have a condition called nocturia.

Yes, we dream every night. ... Some people even claim that they never dream. But aside from those who have experienced certain kinds of brain injuries, everyone dreams whenever they sleep. It's been estimated that more than 2 hours out of each night's sleep are spent dreaming or in a dreamlike state.

How To Stop Bad Dreams In 7 Steps, Because Nightmares Are No Fun Talk To Your Doctor About Your Meds. SSRI antidepressants can make an amazing impact our waking lives — but they can have an impact our sleeping lives, as well. ... Run Some White Noise. ... Write About Something Good. ... Don't Read Or Watch Something Scary Before Bed. ... Analyze Your Dreams. ... Paint Your Nightmare. ... Seek Professional Help.

Children sleeping under a dream catcher would thus be protected from nightmares. ... The good dreams, on the other hand, get caught in the web and slide down the beads and feathers to the sleeping child below. However dream catchers are believed to work, their underlying meaning and symbolism remains the same.

It's completely normal for a person to have dreams every night, or if he only rarely gets dreams. Its more to do with the sleep cycle and the usual waking time, whether it coincides with either REM sleep (remembers the dreams) or NREM sleep (no recollection of the dream).

Baby nightmares. When a baby wakes up suddenly from sleeping and is in distress, parents often try to work out the reason why. ... Their sleep cycles are very different to adults and most of their sleep is in Rapid Eye Movement Sleep ( REM), the phase of sleep when dreams usually occur.