Who gets night terrors?
Night terrors are fairly common in children, mostly between ages 3 and 8. Adults can get them, too. They're more common among those under emotional distress or those who regularly drink alcohol.
From: Sleep Disorders and Parasomnias WebMD Medical Reference
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