Sun, 04 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTThere may be some strength to the old-age advice that you should never go to bed on an argument; a study finds sleep makes bad memories harder to suppress.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTIt's somewhat of a little-known adverse effect of having breast cancer, but studies suggest that approximately 30% to 40% of women with breast cancer report persistent hot flashes.
Thu, 24 Nov 2016 08:00:00 PSTPreparing for the day's overindulgence? New research indicates you might want to watch your intake of protein and salt - it could put you in a food coma.
Wed, 23 Nov 2016 09:00:00 PSTA mouse study has found that prolonged sleep deprivation - or 'social jet lag' - may disrupt normal liver functioning, increasing the risk of liver cancer.
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTMothers smoking in pregnancy, children skipping breakfast and not having a regular bedtime or sufficient sleep all appear to be important factors in predicting whether a child will become overweight...
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTPoor sleep - even if you don't have sleep apnea - may be linked to higher risks of developing an irregular heartbeat.
Fri, 11 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTExposure to smartphone screens is associated with lower sleep quality, according to a study published in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Matthew Christensen from the University of California...
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PSTLearn about excessive sweating in male and female cancer patients and what treatments are available. Also learn about other causes of night sweats.
Thu, 10 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PSTTreating sleep deprivation could potentially help reduce sugar intake, say UC San Francisco researchers.
Fri, 04 Nov 2016 08:00:00 PSTNew study has uncovered a gene variation that is more common among shift workers who experience exhaustion as a result of their irregular working patterns.
Fri, 04 Nov 2016 03:00:00 PSTChronic insufficient sleep is at epidemic levels in U.S. teens and has been associated with depression, substance use, accidents, and academic failure.
Fri, 04 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTSleep deprivation may result in people consuming more calories during the following day, according to a systematic review and meta-analysis led by researchers at King's College London.
Thu, 03 Nov 2016 09:00:00 PSTResearchers have identified two genes in mice that control dreaming and deep sleep. The finding could yield new treatments for human sleep disorders.
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 06:00:00 PSTPortable media devices, such as cell phones and tablets, are ever present in children's lives, and the majority of children and adolescents have devices present where they sleep.
Tue, 01 Nov 2016 00:00:00 PSTPatients reported improved daytime sleepiness, depressive symptoms and fatigue.
Sat, 29 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PSTA new study shows that working too much and sleeping too little in midlife has far-reaching consequences, causing health problems in older age.
Wed, 26 Oct 2016 09:00:00 PSTA small study of healthy men found just 2 days of sleep loss were associated with changes in gut microbiota that previous studies have linked to obesity.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PSTThe American Academy of Pediatrics have issued updated safe sleep recommendations to help parents protect their infants against sudden unexpected death.
Mon, 17 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PSTThe preschoolers, all regular afternoon nappers, were deprived of roughly three hours of sleep on one day - they had no afternoon nap and were kept up for about two hours past their normal bedtime...
Sun, 09 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PSTLong-haul cabin crew can alleviate symptoms of jet lag by regulating meal times while on the ground, finds a new study by the University of Surrey.
Thu, 06 Oct 2016 05:00:00 PSTSpecific brain regions, including those involved in awareness of self and tendency to ruminate, show altered activity in patients with insomnia when compared to good sleepers, according to a new...
Thu, 06 Oct 2016 00:00:00 PSTA team of researchers from the University of Zurich has studied the effects of acute sleep deprivation in children for the first time.
Thu, 29 Sep 2016 08:00:00 PSTThe brain's biological clock stimulates thirst in the hours before sleep, according to a study published in the journal Nature by McGill University researchers.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PSTRespiratory acidosis develops when air exhaled out of the lungs does not adequately exchange the carbon dioxide formed in the body for the inhaled oxygen.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PSTA research group at Uppsala University has investigated how levels of endocannabinoids - which target the same receptors as cannabis - are affected by short sleep duration, and whether acute...