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Sleep Disorder Specialists Fayetteville GA

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Yvonne Little
(770) 719-3332
213 Banks Station
Fayetteville, GA
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International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Tiffany Little
(770) 719-3332
213 Banks Station
Fayetteville, GA
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International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Catina Jackson
(770) 994-5400
1635 Phoenix Blvd.+ Suite 16
Atlanta, GA
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International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Belly to Birth Doula & Childbirth Services
(678) 923-6566
Imperial Way
Fayetteville, GA
Specialty
Natural Childbirth
Gender
Female
Education
DONA Trained
Professional Memberships
CD(DONA)

Precious Care Pediatrics
(404) 559-8847
5495 Old National Hwy Ste B2
Atlanta, GA

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Lawren Young
(770) 316-2362
516 McDonough Rd.
Fayetteville, GA
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International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Linda Keddington
(678) 416-9314
225 Commerce Drive
Peachtree City, GA
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International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Jenny Maddox
(770) 502-8066
20 Highland Dr.
Newnan, GA
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International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Peachtree Women's Specialist
(404) 355-1285
1267 Hwy 54 W Ste 3200
Fayetteville, GA

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The Quantum Healing House
404.42.4162
412 Kara Lane
McDonough, GA
Specialty
Natiral Medicine / Alternative Medicine
Gender
Female
Education
Board Certified
Associated Hospitals
NA
Professional Memberships
Holistic Health Practitioner

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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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