Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTDA new clinical practice guideline is the first from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine to provide comprehensive, evidence-based analyses of individual agents commonly used in the treatment of...
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTResults highlight the need for improved quality control of melatonin supplements.
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTWomen who regularly lift heavy objects at work and work non-daytime shift patterns may experience decreased fertility, suggests new research.
Sun, 05 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTImages from sleep research show how the brain resets during sleep. Synapses grow with daytime stimulation and shrink by nearly 20 percent during sleep.
Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTA weekend of camping could be just the remedy for people that struggle to get an early night, finds scientists from the University of Colorado Boulder.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTDaytime sleepiness is very common in the elderly with prevalence rates of up to 50 percent.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTA new study suggests people who experience insomnia symptoms are at a higher risk of developing asthma in adulthood compared with insomnia-free adults.
Wed, 01 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PSTA new study investigates the link between sleep duration, sleep quality, and the levels of sexual satisfaction among postmenopausal women.
Tue, 31 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTMany people report getting sick when they don't get enough sleep. A new study helps explain why.
Wed, 25 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTThe National Sleep Foundation (NSF) recently released the key indicators of good sleep quality, as established by a panel of experts.
Wed, 25 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTUnbalanced signaling by two molecules that regulate breathing leads to sleep apnea in mice and rats, researchers report in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
Wed, 25 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTMajor League Baseball (MLB) managers trying to find an edge should pay close attention to their players' body clocks, according to a new Northwestern University study of how jet lag affects MLB...
Tue, 24 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTOutcomes for patients with suspected obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) were not inferior when managed with data from limited-channel sleep testing versus full laboratory-based polysomnography (PSG).
Mon, 23 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTIt's well known that humans and other animals are fatigued and sleepy when sick, but it's a microscopic roundworm that's providing an explanation of how that occurs, according to a study from...
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PST1 in 5 young people regularly wake up in the night to send or check messages on social media, according to new research published in the Journal of Youth Studies.
Wed, 11 Jan 2017 06:00:00 PSTExperts have found that in order to maintain a healthy brain and stay mentally sharp, we must make it a priority to get the required amount of sleep in later life.
Mon, 09 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTA study of nearly 3,000 older Chinese adults finds that napping for around an hour after lunch may improve memory and thinking ability.
Mon, 02 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PSTA new study from the laboratory of Hiroki Ueda at the RIKEN Quantitative Biology Center investigates circadian timekeeping with a novel approach to creating genetic knock-out rescue mice.
Wed, 28 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTResearchers found that a prescription drug used to treat narcolepsy reduced impulsivity in men, which is considered a driver of food addiction and obesity.
Fri, 23 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTAfter a traumatic brain injury (TBI), people also experience major sleep problems, including changes in their sleep-wake cycle.
Tue, 20 Dec 2016 07:00:00 PSTGenome analysis of over 112,500 participants in the UK Biobank links self-reported sleep disruption to obesity, restless legs syndrome, and schizophrenia.
Tue, 20 Dec 2016 03:00:00 PSTThe degree to which one is disturbed by noises of everyday life may be related to how the brain processes variations in the sound stream, according to new findings published in Scientific Reports.
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTSundowner's syndrome often affects older people with dementia, causing them to feel agitated in the early evening. Find out how to reduce the impact.
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTIndividuals with REM sleep behavior disorder act out their dreams. New research delves into the neurological mechanisms behind this rare condition.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 00:00:00 PSTIt is not well understood what role sleep loss plays in affecting areas of the brain that control the desire to consume unhealthy foods.