Meaning of Aging And Dreaming Dreams | Dream Interpretation

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As you age, your sleep patterns change; so too will the time you spend dreaming and the subjects of your dreams. By their mid-forties, many people begin to go to bed a bit earlier than they used to and sleep becomes more fragmented due to naturally occurring biological changes. However, contrary to popular opinion, the need for sleep doesn’t decrease with age; the pattern of sleep may change but the need for it does not. Brain waves both in sleep and whilst awake change as you get older. The older you are, the more time you spend in the first two stages of sleep and the less time you spend in stages three and four. This means less REM sleep, and less REM sleep means that not only is your sleep less restorative but you have less time in which to dream. Because deep sleep decreases with age, it might be tempting to turn to over-the-counter sleep medications, but they can have undesired side effects.

If you are having serious problems sleeping, consult your doctor; but if you are simply more wakeful and restless in the night, the DIY perfect sleep and dreaming remedies on page xxiv of the Introduction should help you sleep and dream better.

The Element Encyclopedia | Theresa Cheung


Aging And Dreaming | Dream Meaning

The keywords of this dream: Aging

7 dream symbols found for this dream.

Aging

Symbolic of wisdom and honor, Deut. 32:7 ... Christian Dream Symbols

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Christian Dream Symbols

Aging

Dreaming about old people or your own aging may have several different meanings.

An old man may symbolize wisdom and forgiveness while an old woman may represent life and death. In general, aging may represent the wisdom that a person acquires through experience.

The dream may also be giving you a message in regard to life’s lessons. This may be a good time for you to apply some of your experience and knowledge to a current situation. This dream may also be a reflection of your concerns about aging.

If you are thinking about your mortality and do not welcome maturing and age, the dream may be bringing out some of your worries and/or vanities.... The Bedside Dream Dictionary

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The Bedside Dream Dictionary

Aging

You may have a dream in which you or someone close to you appears to age rapidly, sometimes becoming an elderly person or even a skeleton. Such dreams can be frightening, reflecting your anxieties and fears about aging; but some people find such dreams comforting, as they can indicate that the aging process is not necessarily a negative experience. Whilst on the subject of time and aging, did you know that by the time you reach seventy, you will have spent nearly six years of your life dreaming and will have slept for twenty years? See also STAGES OF LIFE.... The Element Encyclopedia

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The Element Encyclopedia

Aging

Aging or maturing during a dream can represent: Moving forward through time or within a process.

The passage of time in your life, whether or not it’s related to aging.

Learning, growing, or maturing personally.

Actual aging, or issues or concerns about it.

See also: Age; Time Passing; Bigger, Getting; Old Person... The Curious Dreamer’s Dream Dictionary

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The Curious Dreamer’s Dream Dictionary

Hemorrhaging

(See Glass bottle)... Islamic Dream Interpretation

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Islamic Dream Interpretation

Instant Messaging

To dream about instant messaging, symbolizes that you need to reach out to people who may not always physically be around. It could also suggest that you have been spending too much time in front of the computer and this has carried over into your dreams.... My Dream Interpretation

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My Dream Interpretation

Sabotaging

A desire to stop something (a person, process, etc.), perhaps because you disagree or feel threatened.

Feeling hostility toward or fear of whatever is represented by the thing you’re sabotaging in the dream.

Passive aggression or resistance to authority.

A desire to compensate for a feeling of powerlessness.

Sabotaging yourself somehow in real life.

See also: Interfering; Interrupting; Betraying; Betrayed, Being; Disobeying; Sabotaged, Being... The Curious Dreamer’s Dream Dictionary

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The Curious Dreamer’s Dream Dictionary