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Biological Rhythms

A biological rhythm is a cyclical variation over a period of time in physiological or
psychological processes. There are three main biological rhythms which are Circadian,
Infradian and Ultradian. These rhythms are controlled by internal body clocks called
endogenous pacemakers and external cues from the environment called Exogenous…

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There is evidence support for core body temperature, that it is linked to cognitive abilities,
which is supported by Folkhard et al who looked at learning abilities in 12 to 13 years old. The
children had stories read to them at either 9am or 3pm; a week later the…


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