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Sleep health explores how we sleep and the factors that impact it. Sleep disorders and conditions include nightmares, REM behavior disorders, sleep talking and walking, circadian rhythm sleep disorder, fatigue, narcolepsy, cataplexy, insomnia, bedwetting,

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Mathematicians predict delaying school start times won't help sleep deprived teenagers

Thu, 30 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Insufficient sleep during the week, and attempts to catch up at the weekend lead to 'social jet lag', study finds.

Does disturbed breathing while asleep make some people pee more at night?

Tue, 28 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT

A new study has found that reducing obstructive sleep apnea (where patients have difficulty in breathing while asleep -often associated with loud snoring) can reduce the need to get up and pee at...

Better sleep can make us feel like a million bucks

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT

New research examines the impact of improving sleep quality and finds the effects comparable with a lottery win of a quarter of a million dollars.

58 million Americans are exposed to loud, frequent noises, including firearms, at work and home

Mon, 20 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Loud noise exposure is a common environmental hazard in the United States that can lead to hearing loss and other conditions such as sleep disturbance, cardiovascular disease and diabetes.

Sleep apnea in children may stunt brain development

Sat, 18 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT

A recent study investigated the effects of obstructive sleep apnea on children's brains. The results demonstrate a worrying reduction in gray matter.

Anakinra does not seem to improve fatigue severity in women with chronic fatigue syndrome

Thu, 09 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT

The anti-inflammatory biologic drug anakinra does not seem to reduce fatigue severity in women with chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS).

Poor sleep habits increase weight gain for adults with genetic obesity risk

Fri, 03 Mar 2017 08:00:00 PDT

Poor sleep habits - such as short sleep duration and daytime napping - may lead to weight gain for adults genetically predisposed for obesity, study finds.

Cancer-related fatigue: Exercise, psychological therapies best treatments

Fri, 03 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Fatigue is the most common side effect of cancer treatment. New research finds exercise and psychological interventions are the best management strategies.

Sleep trackers can prompt sleep problems

Thu, 02 Mar 2017 00:00:00 PDT

A 39-year-old man whom we'll call Mr. R received a sleep-tracking device from his girlfriend. Since starting a new job several years earlier, he sometimes had trouble getting a good night's sleep.

Prebiotics could stop stress from harming sleep quality

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 09:00:00 PDT

Stress can have a negative impact on sleep quality, but a new study suggests dietary prebiotics could stop this process by promoting good gut bacteria.

Tired teens 4.5 times more likely to commit crimes as adults

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Teenagers who self-report feeling drowsy mid-afternoon also tend to exhibit more anti-social behavior such as lying, cheating, stealing and fighting.

Mothers, not fathers, get less sleep when living with children

Mon, 27 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDT

New research finds that living with children has a negative impact on how much sleep mothers get, while fathers' sleep remains unscathed.

Neurofeedback treatment for insomnia no better than placebo

Sat, 25 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Neurofeedback has been considered a potential insomnia therapy for decades. However, breaking research finds it to be no more effective than a placebo.

People who sleep longer twice as likely to develop dementia

Thu, 23 Feb 2017 08:00:00 PDT

New research finds people who consistently sleep more than 9 hours per night are at a significantly higher risk of developing Alzheimer's disease.

New 'late-life cycler' circadian genes linked to aging and stress

Wed, 22 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDT

A new subset of genes that only become active during stress and aging offer clues into how circadian rhythms might influence health and disease.

New guideline provides clinical recommendations for specific insomnia drugs

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDT

DA 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...

Study finds that melatonin content of supplements varies widely

Thu, 16 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Results highlight the need for improved quality control of melatonin supplements.

Heavy lifting, shift work may negatively impact women's fertility

Wed, 08 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Women who regularly lift heavy objects at work and work non-daytime shift patterns may experience decreased fertility, suggests new research.

Visual evidence shows brain 'resetting' during sleep

Sun, 05 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Images from sleep research show how the brain resets during sleep. Synapses grow with daytime stimulation and shrink by nearly 20 percent during sleep.

Weekend of camping promotes earlier sleep patterns

Fri, 03 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDT

A 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.

Link between sleep and cognitive impairment in the elderly

Thu, 02 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Daytime sleepiness is very common in the elderly with prevalence rates of up to 50 percent.

Insomnia increases asthma risk in adults

Thu, 02 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDT

A new study suggests people who experience insomnia symptoms are at a higher risk of developing asthma in adulthood compared with insomnia-free adults.

Poor sleep contributes to poor sexual satisfaction

Wed, 01 Feb 2017 00:00:00 PDT

A new study investigates the link between sleep duration, sleep quality, and the levels of sexual satisfaction among postmenopausal women.

Chronic sleep deprivation suppresses immune system

Tue, 31 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PDT

Many people report getting sick when they don't get enough sleep. A new study helps explain why.

What is good quality sleep? National Sleep Foundation provides guidance

Wed, 25 Jan 2017 00:00:00 PDT

The National Sleep Foundation (NSF) recently released the key indicators of good sleep quality, as established by a panel of experts.