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Sleep Disorder Specialists Green Bay WI

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

Mary Connelly
(920) 433-6700
3263 Eaton Road
Green Bay, WI
Membership Organizations
American Holistic Medical Association (AHMA)

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Chiropractic Neurology & Rehabilitation Center
(920) 430-7400
850 Lombardi Avenue
Green Bay, WI
 
Beyond Fitness Petijean's Karate
(920) 494-8446
1134 South Military Avenue
Green Bay, WI
 
Cibula Chiropractic
(920) 499-4575
1203 South Military Avenue
Green Bay, WI
 
Accident & Pain Clinic
(920) 498-3333
2337 South Ridge Road
Green Bay, WI
 
Family Nutrition Center
(920) 432-6886
850 Lombardi Avenue # A
Green Bay, WI
 
Chiropractic Information Bureau
(920) 496-1212
1075 Brookwood Drive
Green Bay, WI
 
Charisma Styles & Slender Spa
(920) 491-2474
933 Anderson Drive Suite E
Green Bay, WI
 
Davies Jill District Of Columbia
(920) 405-1010
709 South Oneida Street
Green Bay, WI
 
Baranczyk Ricci J District Of Columbia
(920) 496-1556
2201 South Oneida Street Suite 2
Green Bay, WI
 
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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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