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    Is wearing sunglasses and ear protection a helpful form of rest?

    I am wondering if attenuating sensory input would help your brain rest. Is it a good idea for those with mild sensory sensitivity to use sunglasses and/or ear protection? How is resting from sensory input different from not exercising. I understand for most conditions there would be concern...