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The stage of sleep in which the muscles are paralysed apart from those in the eye...
1 in 2000 people suffer from-
REM stands for...
Which illness is related to the onset of RBD?
Sleep walking is also known as...
What does the SCN do?
What type of insomnia is waking up frequently in the night?
Which sleep disorder involves acting out dreams and muscle paralysis not working?
Episodes triggered by emotional arousal-
Which two other explanations are there for somnabulism?
What type of environmental factors could cause narcolepsy?
What is an exogenous zeitgeber?
How often does a circannual rhythm repeat?
How many percentage of people say they have severe insomnia?
Insomnia that is caused by another condition is known as...
What is the sleep onset latency for primary insomnia?
The menstrual cycle is an example of what type of rhythm?
The SCN is fully known as...
Which gene is thought to explain narcolepsy in humans?
How many percentage of adults have symptoms of insomnia?
Age of onset as young as five is seen in-
How often does a circadian rhythm repeat?
A hormone that is produced by the pineal gland- in the brain which increases sleepiness
What is an common problem in research into insomnia?
When is a circadian rhythm established in infants?
Light, exercise, pheromones are examples of what?
What does RBD stand for?
What kind of cause is 'learned' insomnia?
What is an endogenous pacemaker?
How many hours of sleep does a one year old have?
How many hours of sleep does a 5-10 year old have?
What type of insomnia is difficultly falling asleep?
Which two factors does Meddis see as essential to his evolutionary theory of sleep?
Stages 1-4 sleep are also known as...
What is the main explanation of narcolepsy?
How does Horne differ in his theory of sleep?
How often does an ultradian rhythm repeat?
Muscle weakness which occurs when a person is awake-
What type of insomnia is waking up too early and not being able to sleep?
Which neurochemical is thought to be insufficient in sufferers of sleep walking?
How many hours of sleep does a newborn have?
Insomnia that cannot be attributed to medical causes us known as...
Stages of sleep is an example of what type of rhythm?
What is an example of an endogenous pacemaker?
Dreamlike experiences which can occur when falling asleep which are hard to distinguish from reality-
Where is the SCN located?
How many hours of sleep does a 45-60 year old have?
What is a biorhythm?
What did Oswald propose?
Which is harder to cope with- phase delay or phase advance?
What stage of sleep does sleep walking occur?
Who proposed the 'protection' theory of sleep?
Who proposed the 'conservation of energy' theory of sleep?
Narcolepsy can be explained through neurotransmitter deficiency of what?
What type of sleep does Oswald think our body restores during?
What percentage of children and adults are affected by sleep walking?
How often does an infradian rhythm repeat?
Urination and body temperature are examples of what type of rhythm?
What percentage of cases of RBD are male?
A part of the brain involved in emotion, hunger, motivation and the stress response-
Hibernation and seasonal affective disorder are examples of which type of rhythm?

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