Sleep Disorders

8 Interesting Facts About Dreams


Blind people still dream

Some people dream in black and white

Lucid dreaming can be therapeutic

We spend two hours dreaming every night

We spend 1/3 of our life sleeping

We average four dreams per night

Everyone dreams

'Alien abductions' are likely due to sleep paralysis

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