Why Do We Dream?

Our mind splices together strange and familiar scenarios to make the strangest midnight movies ever. So, what exactly happens in your dreams, and what does it all mean? On asking about dreams with sleep medicine expert Michelle Drerup, PsyD, she said: The majority of our dreams happen during REM (rapid eye movement) sleep, which we … Read more

Indian Man Sleeps 300 Days In A Year Due To Axis Hypersomnia

A 42-year-old man from Rajasthan, India sleeps 300 days in a year as he’s suffering from a rare disease called Axis Hypersomnia. Once he sleeps, he doesn’t wake up for at least 25 days. The real-life Kumbhakaran is a man from Nagaur, Rajasthan, who sleeps for 300 days a year. Purkharam, 42, of Bhadwa village, … Read more