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The nation's pediatricians began the new school year with a controversial prescription for healthier students: push back the start of classes so kids can get more sleep.
5 hrs ago | ITV
Data from the Sleep Council shed light on how difficult it was for some people to get a full night's sleep.
7 hrs ago | Naperville Sun
Most adults need at least seven to eight hours of sleep a night, and children need more.
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SleepApneaDoctors.us is a comprehensive sleep apnea guide that provides sleep apnea sufferers with an easy way to access information and locate doctors who can help meet their needs.
15 hrs ago | World Magazine
Teenagers fighting to sleep in on school mornings have some doctors on their side.
18 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog
In a world-first, sleep experts from Flinders University are attempting to fight fatigue caused by insomnia and obstructive sleep apnoea by treating the two conditions at the same time.
The Center for Sleep Medicine at The Valley Hospital has added several new features to its nationally accredited center.
We answered your questions about sleep during a live chat on cleveland.com. Check out the responses from experts at the Cleveland Clinic, University Hospitals and MetroHealth Medical Center here.
Ever dazed or even unsure where you are when the alarm clock goes off? Then you are probably one of the 15% of people who suffers from "sleep drunkenness".
If you've ever woken from a deep sleep in a confused state and didn't remember the experience later, you may have a condition known as "sleep drunkenness."
Sleep drunkenness occurs when, during or following arousals from sleep, peoples are confused or perform inappropriate behavior, such as answering the phone instead of turning off the alarm.
The effectiveness of post-traumatic stress disorder treatment may hinge significantly upon sleep quality, report researchers at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine and Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System in a paper published today in the Journal of Neuroscience .
Feeling sleepy in the middle of the day? Get plenty of sleep but never feel rested? Wonder why your husband can fall asleep in the blink of an eye but you struggle for hours? We're hosting an hour-long online chat tomorrow, Wednesday August 27th, to find answers to those questions and more, whether you're just curious about the health impacts of ... (more)
A new sleep disorder called "sleep drunkenness" is characterised by perplexity, violent behaviour due to a sudden sleep disturbance either after waking up or in one's sleep.
Earlier this year a child died following a surgical procedure in California for a condition called obstructive sleep apnea.
For some students it's the last week of summer vacation, for others Monday saw a return to the classroom to start a new school year.
Many well-meaning parents have no idea how much sleep their child needs. Preschoolers need 11 to 12 hours.
Updated: Thu Aug 28, 2014 11:30 pm
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