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Sleep Disorder Specialists Miami FL

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

Isali Ben-Jacob
(786) 220-0896
4505 West Flagler Street+ Suite 202
Miami, FL
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American Holistic Medical Association (AHMA)

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Naima Reynolds
(305) 867-4850
8701 Collins Ave
Miami Beach, FL
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International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Suzanne Bucki
(305) 754-4992
349 N.E. 93 Street
Miami Shores , FL
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International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Tom Mount
(305) 761-5075
Miami Shores, FL
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American Holistic Health Association (AHHA)

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Susan Herzfeld
(305) 466-9268
21300 West Dixie Hwy.
Aventura , FL
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International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Diana Kachan
234 NE 3 Street+ #1503
Miami, FL
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American Holistic Medical Association (AHMA)

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Dorothy Fleisher
(305) 374-8240
861 N. Venetian Dr.
Miami, FL
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International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Nancy Eklund
(305) 270-2229
9085 Southwest 87th Avenue+ Suite 201
Miami, FL
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American Holistic Medical Association (AHMA)

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Inessa Sokiryanskaya
(305) 945-1288
909 NE+ North Miami Beach Blvd+ Ste 101
North Miami Beach, FL
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International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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David Marino
(305) 348-0190
11200 SW 8th Street
Miami, FL
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Waves Spa
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Health Spa, Massage Practitioner, Rolfer
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Specialties : Anxiety, Back Pain, Pain, Plantar Fasciitis, Stress

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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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