All posts tagged "REM sleep"

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    Researchers Offer New Insights into REM Sleep

    REM sleep–the phase of where dreams occur–has long fascinated us, but the identity of the neurons that control REM sleep, and its function in sleep have been mysterious. However, neuroscientists have now provided the first answers to...

    • Posted October 30, 2015
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  • Study Explores How Sleep Deprivation Increases Risk of Migraine

    Research shows that sleep deprivation leads to changes in the levels of key proteins that facilitate events involved in the underlying pathology of migraine.

    • Posted June 23, 2010
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  • Sleep Apnea Occurring During REM Sleep Associated With Type 2 Diabetes

    Researchers report that there is a statistically significant relationship between obstructive sleep apnea episodes occurring during rapid eye movement (REM) sleep and type 2 diabetes. Obstructive sleep apnea is a sleep-related breathing disorder that involves a decrease...

    • Posted July 23, 2009
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