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Author Topic: Why do I suddenly twitch when drifting off to sleep?  (Read 19523 times)
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« on: June 09, 2005, 23:59:54 »

Hi guys,

This question tends to come up from time to time and I figured I'd post a link to a couple articles explaining this phenomenon:

http://www.discovery.com/area/skinnyon/skinnyon971114/skinnyon.html
http://askascientist.binghamton.edu/nov-dec/18nov04ask.html

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« Reply #1 on: June 27, 2013, 05:46:51 »

The links in the above post are dead. Here's a new one.

http://www.nbcnews.com/health/why-do-we-twitch-were-falling-asleep-785736
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« Reply #1 on: June 27, 2013, 05:46:51 »

logoVisit the website of Astral Pulse creator Adrian Cooper.

Home of the best selling book Our Ultimate Reality.

Astral Projection, Metaphysics and many other subjects.

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« Reply #2 on: June 28, 2013, 20:17:41 »

I'll unlock this one so some more discussion can happen.  Smiley

For those of us who are experienced in projection, the associated phenomenon isn't strange at all.

Exploding Head Syndrome?
Just hypnogogic sounds...

Hypnic Jerk?
I refer this to the sense of accidentally expanding consciousness away from the physical and not being prepared for it.
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« Reply #3 on: June 29, 2013, 00:23:09 »

 I saw that they "took the high road" and left anything like Sleep Paralysis and Astral Travel, completely out of the equation. rolleyes
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