notes Mar25 - o Immune system suppressed o Irritable, tired...

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Consciousness: Our awareness of ourselves and our environment Paying attention = becoming conscious of that thing Altered states of consciousness Daydreaming Sleeping Drug induced Meditative / prayer induced Hypnosis Near death experiences Sleeping Circadian rhythm: biological clock; cyclical body rhythms o 25 hour cycle o 9-10 hours is best for most people o Should wake up rested What if we don’t sleep enough?
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Unformatted text preview: o Immune system suppressed o Irritable, tired o Poor judgment, concentration, creativity o More accidents, slower reaction times, misperceptions o Hallucinations EEG: trace electrical activity Electrodes can be placed outside brain or inside brain Jung and Freud Information processing Random neural activity (also called activation-synthesis theory)...
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