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Sleep Disorder Specialists Cypress TX

Looking for Sleep Disorder Specialists in Cypress? We have compiled a list of businesses and services around Cypress that should help you with your search. We hope this page helps you find Sleep Disorder Specialists in Cypress.

Denise Raipe
(713) 899-9926
12702 1/2 Copeland Drive (near 1960 & Jones Rd)
Houston, TX
Membership Organizations
International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Loretta Lanphier
(832) 295-0560
16770 Imperial Valley Drive+ Suite 210
Houston, TX
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American Holistic Medical Association (AHMA)

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Bertha Cadena
(713) 751-1843
6105 Beverly Hills St.+ #202
Houston, TX
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International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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American College of Acupuncture & Oriental Medicine Community Clinic
(713) 780-9786
9100 Park West Dr.
Houston, TX
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Acupressure, Acupuncture, Herbology, Integrative Medicine, Nutrition, Traditional Chinese Medicine, Tui Na

THE ANGEL CHANNELER
(713) 412-7081
12500 Barker Cypress Road # 3201
Cypress, TX
 
David R. Hillendahl
(713) 269-4564
Houston, TX
Membership Organizations
American Holistic Health Association (AHHA)

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Janice Jackson
(281) 561-8181
16239 Alametos St.
Houston, TX
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International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Bertha Canales
(713) 622-6260
6105 Beverly Hills St.+ #202
Houston, TX
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International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Oasis Advanced Wellness
(832) 295-0560
16770 Imperial Valley Drive, Suite 210
Houston, TX
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Women's Health, Weight Management, Stress Management, Preventive Medicine, Nutrition, Naturopathy, Herbal Medicine, Healthy Aging
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American Holistic Medical Association

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Beauty Secrets
(281) 890-7070
12306 East Shadow Lake Lane
Cypress, TX
 
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The Different Stages of Sleep

 Sleep 

In 1952, sleep-researcher Nathaniel Kleitman discovered that although sleepers tended to have slow, rolling eye movements beneath their lids as they fell asleep, during some portions of their sleep their eyes darted rapidly in a highly coordinated way, moving more quickly and sharply than they could while they were awake. He dubbed the phenomenon rapid eye movement (REM), a phase of sleep that was later related to dreaming.

Later researchers using electroencephalogram (EEG) that measures the electrical activity in the brain discovered that the REM stage of sleep is different from non-REM (NREM) sleep.

Sleep occurs in a series of cycles, each lasting between sixty and ninety minutes. A normal sleep pattern involves four to seven such cycles during the course of the night. On average, people have five or six sleep cycles during a normal nighttime sleep session.

Each cycle has two main parts. 

During the first part, our level of consciousness falls while the level of unconsciousness rises. This part of the cycle involves changes in heart rate and breathing, and an overall slowing of brain activity. We do not dream during this phase. 

In the second part of the cycle, however, we do dream. The characteristic sign of this phase of sleep is rapid eye movement, or REM.

Generally, each ninety-minute sleep cycle contains a non- REM period (or slow-wave sleep) and the REM period. On average, each of these two main periods occupies about 50 percent of the cycle's elapsed time, or about forty-five minutes. However, the balance between the two periods shifts during the course of the night. During the first ninety-minute cycle, the REM phase might last only a few minutes. In the final cycle of the night, REM sleep occupies most of the time, perhaps an hour or more.

Non-REM sleep actually consists of four distinct substages, labeled 1 through 4. The stages are defined according to the ...

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