EEG Study on Three Toed Sloth to Establish sleep patterns in the Wild

Three toed sloths are renowned for extended sleep habits. Every known study is based on animals in captivity. This study is based on 10 days of study in the animals natural habitat. The sloth tends to sleep 16 hours per day in captivity however in the wild sleep duration is around 9.5 hours. This is much more in keeping with human sleep patterns. This may be an insight into human ancestral sleep patterns.

Randy Clare

Randy Clare

Randy Clare brings to The Sleep and Respiratory Scholar more than 25 years of extensive knowledge and experience in the sleep and pulmonary function field. He has held numerous management positions throughout his career and has demonstrated a unique view of the alternate care diagnostic and therapy model. He is considered by many an expert in the use of a Sleep Bruxism Monitor in a dental office. Mr. Clare's extensive sleep industry experience assists Sleepandrespiratoryscholar in providing current, relevant, data-proven information on sleep diagnostics and sleep therapies that are effective for the treatment of sleep disorders. Mr Clare is a senior brand manager for Glidewell Dental Laboratory his focus is on dental treatment for sleep disordered breathing.

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