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Sleep Disorder Specialists Lumberton NC

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

Doris Brayboy
(910) 521-2297
5134 Hwy 710 North
Pembroke, NC
Membership Organizations
International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Loomis Chiropractic & Acupuncture Center
(910) 579-8891
10195 Beach Drive Southwest # 1
Calabash, NC
 
Forrest Sport & Family Chiropractic
(910) 738-7710
102 West 32nd Street
Lumberton, NC
 
Deese and Locklear Chiropractic Center
(910) 521-3093
913 West 3rd Street
Pembroke, NC
 
Pam Crawford
(336) 482-0270
7325 W. Friendly Ave.+ #A-1
Greensboro, NC
Membership Organizations
International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Foundation Chiropractic
(704) 489-2511
520 North Highway 16
Denver, NC
 
Alternative Health & Chiropractic
(910) 739-6000
4902 Fayetteville Road
Lumberton, NC
 
Mallard Creek Chiropractic Group
(704) 593-0031
1905 J N Pease Place
Charlotte, NC
 
Cellordoor Substance Abuse Treaatment Center
(910) 301-9273
4315 Ludgate Drive
Lumberton , NC
Specialty
Pharmicological treatment of Opioid Dependence
Gender
Male
Education
Masters/Doctorate
Associated Hospitals
Walter B. Jones Bladenboro Cinical Supervisor
Professional Memberships
Cinical Supervisor, Clinical Diagnostition/Behavioral family Doctor

Cheryl McClure Elliott
(919) 810-2432
3200 Blue Ridge Road+ Suite 118
Raleigh, NC
Membership Organizations
American Holistic Medical Association (AHMA)

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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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