08 Apr '11, 2pm

The boy who could die if he falls asleep

You kidding me? This is more common than you think. Several people fall asleep by slowing/turning off their body by ceasing to give themself oxygen. Once asleep, extremely shallow breathing occurs, I'm talking 50mL of air per minute, while the person moves, or dreams (if it happens). When these subjects take a sleep study or record themself, they breathe fully and completely, but others and even themselves may notice them(selves) not breathing and even being completely conscious through it, for....

Full article: http://www.mnn.com/health/fitness-well-being/videos/the-b...

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