Insomnia Treatment Aiea HI

Local resource for insomnia treatment in Aiea. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to sleep disorder treatments, insomnia remedies, insomnia cures, cognitive behavioral therapy, psychotherapy, and stimulus control therapy, as well as advice and content on finding sleep disorder specialists in your area.

Roger Ernest Yim, MD
(808) 524-2100
1329 Lusitana St Ste 704
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine, Sleep Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hi John A Burns Sch Of Med, Honolulu Hi 96822
Graduation Year: 1995

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Sleep Center Hawaii
(808) 456-7378
98-1238 Kaahumanu Street
Pearl City, HI
Ages Seen
Feb-99

The Queen's Sleep Center
(808) 547-4396
1301 Punchbowl Street
Honolulu, HI
Doctors Refferal
Yes
Ages Seen
3 years and up
Insurance
Insurance: Most major insurances accepted
Medicare: Yes
Medicaid: No

Sleep Center Hawaii
(808) 456-7378
98-1238 Kaahumanu Street
Pearl City, HI
Ages Seen
Feb-99

The Queen's Sleep Center
(808) 547-4396
1301 Punchbowl Street
Honolulu, HI
Doctors Refferal
Yes
Ages Seen
3 years and up
Insurance
Insurance: Most major insurances accepted
Medicare: Yes
Medicaid: No

Pacific Sleep Tech, Inc
(808) 486-1500
98-1247 Kaahumanu Street
Aiea, HI
Ages Seen
>2

The Sleep Lab, A Sleep Related Breathing Disorders Laboratory
(808) 234-0033
46-001 Kamehameha Highway
Kaneohe, HI
Ages Seen
12 years and up

Roger Ernest Yim, MD
(808) 524-2100
1329 Lusitana St Ste 704
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine, Sleep Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Hi John A Burns Sch Of Med, Honolulu Hi 96822
Graduation Year: 1995

Data Provided By:
The Sleep Lab, A Sleep Related Breathing Disorders Laboratory
(808) 234-0033
46-001 Kamehameha Highway
Kaneohe, HI
Ages Seen
12 years and up

Pacific Sleep Tech, Inc
(808) 486-1500
98-1247 Kaahumanu Street
Aiea, HI
Ages Seen
>2

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Got Sleep?

Got sleep?

Posted by Mike Furci (12/17/2010 @ 9:20 am)

Understanding Why and How Insomnia Occurs:

The most commonly reported sleep disorder is insomnia; having trouble falling asleep or staying asleep, or the inability to get quality sleep throughout the night. According to Dr. Naiman, one of the most common symptoms of insomnia is a condition called “cognitive popcorn:”

“Cognitive popcorn is something that occurs when you put your head down, trying to go to sleep or trying to get back to sleep in the middle of the night, and suddenly your mind starts to produce all of these thoughts. They’re unwanted thoughts, uncontrollable thoughts. It’s as if the mind has a mind of its own. That’s a very common complaint that keeps people awake.”

In order to understand why you can’t sleep, you need to understand that sleep is the outcome of an interaction between two classes of variables: sleepiness and “noise.

1. Sleepiness – Under normal conditions, your sleepiness should gradually increase throughout the day, peaking just before you go to bed at night. This is ideal, as you want your sleepiness to be high at the beginning of the night.
2. “Noise” – refers to any kind of stimulation that inhibits or disrupts sleep. If noise is conceptually greater than your level of sleepiness, you will not fall asleep.

“Noise” occurs in three zones: the mind level, body level, and the environmental level.

Dr. Naiman gives this example: “If you’re energized during the day, you’re feeling passionate, you want to move, be productive and so on, that’s great. But if that experience occurs in the middle of the night, that becomes a kind of noise.”

The most common type of mind noise, however, is the “cognitive popcorn;” unstoppable thoughts running through your mind at night.

Examples of body noise include pain, discomfort, indigestion, side e...

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