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Sleep Disorder Specialists Yucaipa CA

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Vianna Warren
(909) 425-5100
3693 East Highland+ Suite B
Highland, CA
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International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Sheri Houston
(951) 288-2360
1430 E. Cooley Dr.+ Ste 230
Colton, CA
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International Association for Colon Hydrotherapy (IACT)

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Blackford Amber District Of Columbia
(951) 845-9183
701 Highland Springs Avenue
Beaumont, CA
 
Back To Basics Chiropractic
(909) 793-3343
316 Brookside Avenue
Redlands, CA
 
Awender- Rita District Of Columbia
(909) 793-7246
1746 Orange Tree Lane
Redlands, CA
 
Annemieke De Lange
(650) 793-8705
25042 Prospect Avenue
Loma Linda, CA
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American Holistic Medical Association (AHMA)

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Baldwin Debbie District Of Columbia
(951) 845-1177
890 Beaumont Avenue
Beaumont, CA
 
Bellissima Skin & Body Therapies
(909) 798-3883
217 East State Street
Redlands, CA
 
Blue Mud-A Studio
(909) 798-5521
5 East Citrus Avenue
Redlands, CA
 
Active Life Chiropractic Center
(909) 793-9355
568 Orange Street
Redlands, CA
 
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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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