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Rapid eye movement sleep - Wikipedia

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On recovery nights, an individual will most likely move to stage 3 and REM sleep more quickly and experience ...

Sleep - Types and Stages of Sleep - REM Sleep

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REM sleep occurs in cycles of about 90-120 minutes throughout the night, and it accounts for up to 20-25% of total sleep time in adult humans, although the ...

Stages of Sleep: REM and Non-REM Sleep Cycles - WebMD

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Oct 16, 2016 ... REM stands for rapid eye movement. During REM sleep, your eyes move quickly in different directions. That doesn't happen during non-REM ...

What is REM sleep?

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The brain cycles through five distinct phases during sleep: stages 1, 2, 3, 4, and rapid eye movement (REM) sleep. REM sleep makes up about 25% of your ...

What is rapid eye movement sleep? What is REM? - Medical News ...

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Nov 9, 2015 ... Rapid eye movement sleep, or REM, is one of the five stages of sleep that most people experience nightly. It is characterized by quick, random ...

REM Sleep Behavior Disorder - National Sleep Foundation

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For most people, dreaming is purely a "mental" activity: dreams occur in the mind while the body is at rest. But people who suffer from REM sleep behavior ...

Why do we dream? - The REM state

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The REM (Rapid Eye Movement) state was discovered in 1953 by Aserinsky and Kleitman [1]. They noticed that when subjects were woken from sleep during ...

Definition of REM sleep - MedicineNet

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Dreams occur during REM sleep. We typically have 3 to 5 periods of REM sleep per night. They occur at intervals of 1-2 hours and are quite variable in length.

The Importance of REM sleep - Azumio

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Mar 14, 2015 ... REM sleep is important because it is the restorative part of our sleep cycle. Typically, you begin the sleep cycle with a period of non-REM sleep ...