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Sleep Disorder Specialists New Bern NC

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

Axelson Chiropractic Health Center Pennsylvania
(252) 633-3334
3334 Wellons Boulevard
New Bern, NC
 
Cherry Point Chiropractic & Rehabilitation Center
(252) 444-3377
318 West Main Street
Havelock, NC
 
Cheuvront Clinic of Chiropractic
(704) 841-2200
9940 Monroe Road Suite 101
Matthews, NC
 
Marina Lando
(919) 469-1505
304 Banyon Tree Lane
Cary, NC
Membership Organizations
American Holistic Medical Association (AHMA)

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Jaymie Weidenfeld
(704) 664-7454
379 Blume Rd
Mooresville, NC
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International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Axelson Chiropractic Health Center Pennsylvania
(252) 745-0334
13550 North Carolina Highway 55
Bayboro, NC
 
B Roman Skin and Body Therapy
(919) 851-2255
2425 Kildaire Farm Road
Cary, NC
 
Eastern Carolina Women's Ctr
(252) 633-3942
801 Mccarthy Blvd
New Bern, NC

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

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David M. McMahon
(336) 770-6343
Winston-Salem, NC
Membership Organizations
American Holistic Health Association (AHHA)

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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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