44 min ago
Top Headache, TMJ, Sleep Disorder Specialists in NYC Now Offering Free Consultations
Michael Gelb, DDS, MS of The Gelb Center http://www.gelbcenter.com , a specialized medical practice that focuses exclusively on TMJ treatments, headache treatments , and sleep disorders such as sleep apnea, announced today that he will now be offering free consultations.
9 hrs ago
Social ties more important than biology when it comes to teen sleep problems
Medical researchers point to developmental factors, specifically the decline of the sleep-inducing hormone melatonin, as an explanation for why children get less sleep as they become teenagers.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
How Fighter Pilots Stay Sharp
Popular with air force pilots, ER docs, and Silicon Valley entrepreneurs as a stay-awake drug, Provigil also appears to enhance brain function.
The Huffington Post
Christopher M. Barnes: Should We Blame the Engineer for Falling Asleep at the Train Controls?
Preliminary indications are that the Metro-North train derailment was caused by the train operator falling asleep at the controls , and waking up too late to stop the speeding train from derailing.
10 Benefits of Sleep You're Not Aware of
I wish sleep was unnecessary. If I could forgo my shuteye and work through the night, I would be unstoppable: imagine all the stuff that would get done! But this workaholic desire will never become a reality, because when I don't get enough sleep, nasty consequences follow.
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Tue Dec 03, 2013
In Wake Of Train Derailment Tragedy, A Reminder To Not Drive While Drowsy
The engineer at the helm of the Metro North train that derailed on Sunday in the Bronx may have fallen asleep right before the train went off the tracks, according to news reports.
Sentinel & Enterprise
Ask a Doc Poor sleep can lead to health problems
The holidays are going to be here before we know it. It's important to get enough sleep at night so that we are more alert and ready for the day.
Overton man looks to raise awareness of rare sleep disorder
HE ONCE painted his ceiling in his sleep - and now Steve Chapman is speaking up in the hope of raising awareness of the extremely rare condition that he has been living with for the last 33 years.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Teenage Dream? Not for many young people
Almost 40% of teens who took part in a sleep study suffered from sleep disorders lasting for more than a month.
The Charlotte Observer
Can't fall asleep? Over-the-counter aids have a mixed record.
Every morning I am greeted by Facebook friends complaining of sleepless nights or awakenings.
Low iron in brain a sign of ADHD?
Teens who are in committed relationships and have good communication with their partner are among those most likely to get tested for HIV, a new study finds.
Why do so many medications cause drowsiness?
A. "May cause drowsiness" is a common warning on drug labels, and there are several reasons why.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
To chatty Cathys: Shut your mouth in class
Have you ever found yourself sitting in a class of 100 or more people and thinking, "Damn, this lecture is putting me to sleep faster than a David Attenborough documentary after I've taken Benadryl."
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Insomnia Linked to Greater Risk of Heart-Related Deaths in Men
Among men who suffer from certain types of insomnia - difficulty falling asleep and non-restorative sleep in particular - there is a slight increase in risk of death from heart-related problems, according to a new study by researchers at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Three Ways the Winter Season Affects Your Sleep
But as this time of year ushers in less sunlight, colder air and holiday indulgences, it can have a significant impact on the human sleep cycle.
Lansing Schools To Consider Changes to School Hours
Adults are constantly amazed when their teenagers are able to sleep through the morning, wasting -- in the adult's estimation -- half the day.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Four out of five people stop breathing correctly when typing an email
Four out of five people regularly stop breathing while typing emails, according to studies conducted by former Apple executive Linda Stone.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Scientifically proven - almost: Ebooks damage sleep, destroy...
Among other studies to prove that ebook reading harms our health - by, for instance,- discouraging us from using our hands to lift heavy paperback blockbusters and our lower limbs to step into bookstores - the News Feed of The Bookseller in the UK has come up with a beauty: A study courtesy of Mediabistro which claims to demonstrate that ... (more)
St. Petersburg Times
Sleep flushes brain debris, fends off Alzheimer's
A good night's sleep is critical to your health. If you snore or have other symptoms of sleep apnea, go to the doctor and get tested in a sleep lab .