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Questions & Answers about States of consciousness - Purpose of sleep

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- Module: States of consciousness
- Topic: Purpose of sleep

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  • Vincent Mahony Ireland so is no sleep no energy or no healing all time alert to nothing in the rat experiment result
    2014-08-13 22:08:56

  • Trudie Burns Australia So if both theories are just that, theories, then what is the purpose for sleep and what did they prove with the rat experiment?
    2014-08-05 04:08:01

  • Gboyega Moses Ademisoye-Oluwa United States of America Do sleeplessness affect our physical and mental state?
    2014-07-28 02:07:44

  • Malia Aukusitino Australia Why do we sleep if the survival theory of sleep makes us vulnerable?
    2014-07-23 02:07:49

    • Greg Tallent United Kingdom Sleep is a requirement of the body, it gives the brain a chance to remove any toxicants as well as organise memory, during this process dreams are a by product. Although sleep makes us vunerable, we are not totally exposed; you wake up if you hear a loud noise. Studies have also shown that the human Brain can detect when the body is being watched...
      2014-08-04 13:08:17
  • Malia Aukusitino Australia If we are all programmed to sleep then why do some people suffer from insomnia?
    2014-07-21 05:07:44

    • Greg Tallent United Kingdom If we are all programmed to walk, why do some people suffer disabilities? It's just where the system/s aren't working perfectly.
      2014-08-04 13:08:11
  • Awuni Apuko Peter Ghana This lecture is instructive
    2014-07-15 13:07:55

    • Awuni Apuko Peter Ghana Can an individual do without sleep?
      2014-07-15 13:07:44
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