Monday Aug 11
Little evidence to support sleep/wake drugs for shift workers: study
Use of these drugs for this purpose "has been studied to a very limited extent and the studies that have been published mostly have not been of sufficient quality to allow firm conclusions," said Dr. David Neubauer, associate director of the Johns Hopkins Sleep Disorders Center in Baltimore, Maryland.
Revising on Ritalin: the students who use ADHD meds
Would you take a drug to help you learn a language? If the numbers of students who have taken ADHD and narcolepsy medications as "study drugs" are anything to go by, the answer is probably yes.
[Wake disorders. I. Primary wake disorders].
Primary wake disorders encompass various conditions of excessive daytime sleepiness and/or increased nighttime sleep, of unknown origin beginning most often in adolescence and of chronic or recurrent natural history.
How to Sleep Less and Function Better
I just finished reading a profile of Democratic presidential candidate General Wesley Clark, and I gotta say, the man is a go-getter: first in his class at West Point, Rhodes scholar, victorious commander of the war in Kosovo, polished CNN analyst.