A 48-year-old member asked:
Disclaimer

could you tell me what happens to normal body activities at the moment of sleep?

1 doctor answer
Dr. Ravi Chand
26 years experience Psychiatry
Sleep: At the moment of sleep, the brain wave slows down, there are changes in heart rate, breathing, blood pressure, muscle tone changes, blood changes to the brain, body part etc.
Answered on Aug 14, 2013

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month

Related questions:

A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Some possibilities: I don't know why you have tingling associated with sleep. A person can tactile hallucinations (not common). Other possible causes are fibromyalgia, re ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Stuart Hickerson
32 years experience Family Medicine
Sudden attacks: Sudden sleep attacks are not normal. Always difficult to come to a conclusion with seem or maybe. I would see a physician.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Lawson
47 years experience Gastroenterology
Sleep: Don't sleep in to catch up even if you go to bed late. Wake up at a regular time each day.
1
1 comment
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Do you use really: Good sleep hygiene? 1. Keep regular bed ; wakening time (includes weekends). Get up same time daily. 2. Make a regular, relaxing bedtime routine: w ... Read More
1
1 comment
2
2 thanks

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
24/7 visits
$15 per month