Providing Insomnia Treatment in the Washington Metro Area

Insomnia is a sleep disorder characterized by difficulty falling and/or staying asleep. People with insomnia experience one or more of the following symptoms:
• Difficulty Falling Asleep
• Feeling Tired Upon Waking
• Waking Up Often During the Night and Having Trouble Falling Back to Sleep
• Waking Up Too Early in the Morning
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If you are interested in learning about options for insomnia treatment in the Washington metro area, contact Functional Medicine for Families and Gynecology to schedule a consultation.

Symptoms of Insomnia:

• General Tiredness
• Irritability
Problems with Concentration or Memory
• Sleepiness During the Day

Types of Insomnia

Primary Insomnia

With primary insomnia, sleep problems are not directly associated with other health conditions or issues.

Secondary Insomnia

With secondary insomnia, sleep problems are caused by an external factor, such as:
• A Health Condition (Like Asthma, Depression, Arthritis, Cancer, or Heartburn)
• Medication
• Pain
• Substance (Such as Alcohol)