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Sleep Disorder Specialists Ormond Beach FL

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

Sheila Noiles
(386) 673-1880
555 W. Granada Blvd.+ Ste. D-9
Ormond Beach, FL
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International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Kneading Touch Massage and Holistic Care
(386) 218-8367
917 Beville rd. Suite B
Daytona Beach, FL
Specialty
Deep Tissue Massage
Gender
female
Education
LMT

Rhonda Ford
(321) 698-1519
236 N. Atlantic Ave.
Cocoa Beach, FL
Membership Organizations
International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Janice O'Han
(772) 589-6869
10480 US Hwy #1
Sebastian, FL
Membership Organizations
International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Billie Odor
(813) 657-6198
2130 W. Brandon+ Blvd.+ Ste 206
Brandon, FL
Membership Organizations
International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Daniel Noiles
(386) 673-1880
555 W. Granada Blvd.+ Ste. D-9
Ormond Beach, FL
Membership Organizations
International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Diane Zapack
(561) 262-5722
13878 Oleander Ave.
Juno Beach, FL
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International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Natalie Ellis
(352) 686-0086
120 Medical Boulevard+ Suite 102
Springhill, FL
Membership Organizations
American Holistic Medical Association (AHMA)

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Ralph Monserrat
(561) 625-1002
5610 PGA Boulevard+ Suite 210
Palm Beach Garden, FL
Membership Organizations
American Holistic Medical Association (AHMA)

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Georgina Hine
(561) 776-8288
4273 East Main St.
Jupiter, FL
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International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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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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