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Restoration-Restoration theories of sleep suggest that the function of sleep is to repair and restore the brain and body. If this did not happen, then the functioning of the brain and body would gradually break down...

During periods when the brain is growing or undergoing reorganisation, there will be an increase in the amount of REM sleep that will occur...

Sleep will increase when the body is growing or undergoing repair...
If a person is deprived of sleep for a significant period, they will attempts to catch up on the sleep they have lost...



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