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

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