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  • Need More Zzzzz's?
    (24-Mar-2017)
    Check out these tips from sleep doctors on getting a good night of shuteye

  • Need More Zzzzz's?
    (24-Mar-2017)
    Check out these tips from sleep doctors on getting a good night of shuteye

  • Suicide Often Leaves Mental, Physical Woes in Surviving Spouse
    (22-Mar-2017)
    Rates of PTSD and depression are higher, but so too are liver problems and back pain, study finds

  • Health Tip: Slipping Back Into Sleep
    (20-Mar-2017)
    Suggestions for when you wake up at night

  • Health Tip: Promote Peace in a Shared Bedroom
    (15-Mar-2017)
    How to help kids work it out

  • Poor Sleep in Preschool Years Could Mean Behavior Troubles Later
    (15-Mar-2017)
    Establishing regular bedtime early on may pay dividends in elementary school, study suggests

  • Opioid Painkillers and Xanax or Valium a Deadly Mix: Study
    (15-Mar-2017)
    30 percent of fatal opioid overdoses involved both types of meds, but number of people prescribed both has spiked

  • How to Keep a Spring in Your Step With Daylight Saving Time
    (12-Mar-2017)
    Expert advice on ways to weather the lost hour of sleep Sunday morning

  • Your DNA May Determine How You Handle the Time Change
    (11-Mar-2017)
    Researcher says genetics play a part in whether you're a night owl, which can make daylight saving a tough transition

  • Health Tip: Too Much Sugar May Impact Sleep
    (10-Mar-2017)
    Here's what sleep experts say

  • Genes Plus Erratic Sleep May Raise Odds for Obesity
    (10-Mar-2017)
    How much shuteye you get could tip the scale if you're predisposed to gain weight, researchers say

  • Sinus Trouble Can Lead to Depression, Lost Work
    (10-Mar-2017)
    For people with chronic nasal problems, mood is key reason for calling in sick, study finds

  • Exercise Helps Counter Cancer-Linked Fatigue
    (02-Mar-2017)
    Psychological treatment and education can be useful, too, more so than drugs, study finds

  • How Much Melatonin Is Really in That Supplement?
    (02-Mar-2017)
    Study finds amount can vary widely depending on the brand of sleep aid, with implications for health

  • Scientists Spot Signs That Predict Worsening Multiple Sclerosis
    (01-Mar-2017)
    Fatigue, limited leg function tied to progressive disease in study

  • What Guides Docs' Sleeping Pill Picks? 'Same Old Same Old,' Study Says
    (01-Mar-2017)
    Researchers asked why one popular drug is prescribed over another

  • Health Tip: Learn Your Prime Sleep Time
    (27-Feb-2017)
    Suggestions for the most restful sleep

  • Kids Mean Less Shuteye for Mom, While Dad Slumbers On
    (27-Feb-2017)
    Study finds big differences in how youngsters affect parents' sleep

  • Is a Drowsy Teen Headed for a Life of Crime?
    (23-Feb-2017)
    Study suggests a link, but one child psychiatrist says more factors than sleep may be at play

  • Health Tip: Short on Sleep?
    (22-Feb-2017)
    Your mind and body pay the price

  • Is Need for More Sleep a Sign of Pending Dementia?
    (22-Feb-2017)
    Study finds an association but doesn't prove cause and effect

  • 'Off-Label' Antidepressants Common, But Where's the Evidence?
    (22-Feb-2017)
    One-third are prescribed for conditions like pain or migraine with little scientific backup, study says

  • Naps May Sharpen a Preschooler's Language Skills
    (10-Feb-2017)
    Kids who slept after learning new verbs understood their meaning better 24 hours later, study finds

  • Skimp on Sleep and You Just May Wind Up Sick
    (09-Feb-2017)
    Study of twins showed when someone is sleep-deprived, immune system weakens

  • Health Tip: For Better Sleep, Watch What You Eat
    (06-Feb-2017)
    Sleep experts offer do's and don'ts

  • Sleep: The Great Motivator
    (03-Feb-2017)
    With adequate rest, you're more likely to stick to your resolutions, neurologist says

  • Sleepless Nights Linked to Asthma Later in Life
    (02-Feb-2017)
    Adults with chronic insomnia 3 times more likely to develop the respiratory disorder, study suggests

  • Time Outdoors May Deliver Better Sleep
    (02-Feb-2017)
    Camping and exposure to natural light helps prime your body for an earlier bedtime, researchers say

  • Sleepless Nights Linked to Asthma Later in Life
    (02-Feb-2017)
    Adults with chronic insomnia 3 times more likely to develop the respiratory disorder, study suggests

  • Better Sleep Could Mean Better Sex for Older Women
    (01-Feb-2017)
    Study found links between too little shuteye and less sexual satisfaction, especially around menopause

  • The ABCs of Good Zzzzzs
    (31-Jan-2017)
    Expert panel defines a good night's sleep

  • The ABCs of Good Zzzzzs
    (31-Jan-2017)
    Expert panel defines a good night's sleep

  • Health Tip: Don't Be a Night Owl
    (30-Jan-2017)
    Prepare for an earlier bedtime

  • Jury Still Out on Whether to Screen All Adults for Sleep Apnea
    (24-Jan-2017)
    Not enough data to advise for or against such screening, U.S. experts in prevention and medicine say

  • Jury Still Out on Whether to Screen All Adults for Sleep Apnea
    (24-Jan-2017)
    Not enough data to advise for or against such screening, U.S. experts in prevention and medicine say

  • Jet Lag a Drag on Pro Baseball Players
    (23-Jan-2017)
    Study found traveling across time zones linked to poorer pitching, slower running

  • Should More Kids Have Their Tonsils Out?
    (17-Jan-2017)
    Research suggests looser surgical guidelines might be warranted for sore throat, sleep problems

  • Health Tip: Make Sleep a Priority
    (17-Jan-2017)
    And get more rest

  • Health Tip: Cutting Out Caffeine?
    (13-Jan-2017)
    Other ways to perk up

  • Hour-Long Nap May Boost Brain Function in Older Adults
    (06-Jan-2017)
    Linked to improved memory and ability to think clearly in study

  • Coping With Sleep Loss During Pregnancy
    (04-Jan-2017)
    Changing hormones, anxiety and heartburn can lead to insomnia

  • Immune System Reboots During Sleep
    (04-Jan-2017)
    Study found levels of T-cells dropped three hours after falling asleep, came back up later

  • Coping With Sleep Loss During Pregnancy
    (04-Jan-2017)
    Changing hormones, anxiety and heartburn can lead to insomnia

  • Health Tip: 5 Things to Help You Sleep Soundly
    (03-Jan-2017)
    Sleep expert recommendations

  • Sleep May Help People Process Traumatic Events
    (02-Jan-2017)
    Researchers find sleep weakens emotions stemming from disturbing events

  • Is It a Cold or the Flu? Here's How to Tell
    (30-Dec-2016)
    Symptoms can be similar, but flu hits faster, is more likely to lead to complications

  • Many Misuse OTC Sleep Aids: Survey
    (29-Dec-2016)
    Consumer Reports finds the non-prescription drugs are taken for periods far longer than their intended use

  • Many Misuse OTC Sleep Aids: Survey
    (29-Dec-2016)
    Consumer Reports finds the non-prescription drugs are taken for periods far longer than their intended use

  • Health Tip: Fighting Fatigue
    (27-Dec-2016)
    It's tougher to think when you're tired

  • Homeless, And Often Sleepless Too
    (27-Dec-2016)
    4 in 10 report insomnia, survey reveals

  • Homeless, And Often Sleepless Too
    (27-Dec-2016)
    4 in 10 report insomnia, survey reveals

  • Health Tip: Struggling in the Morning?
    (23-Dec-2016)
    Suggestions for better sleep

  • Better Sleep May Signal Recovery From Brain Injury
    (21-Dec-2016)
    New research suggests sleep-wake cycles are useful gauge of recuperation

  • Study Finds Genetic Link Between Sleep Problems and Obesity
    (19-Dec-2016)
    Restless legs syndrome, schizophrenia also have biological ties to sleep disorders, research suggests

  • Study Finds Genetic Link Between Sleep Problems and Obesity
    (19-Dec-2016)
    Restless legs syndrome, schizophrenia also have biological ties to sleep disorders, research suggests

  • Sleep Loss Tied to Changes in Gut Bacteria
    (09-Dec-2016)
    The changes are similar to those observed in some obese patients, researchers say

  • Study Sees Link Between Insomnia, Asthma
    (09-Dec-2016)
    Lack of sleep also tied to more weight and more frequent health visits for those with the airway disease

  • Missing Just 1 Hour of Sleep May Double Drivers' Crash Risk
    (06-Dec-2016)
    Too little shut-eye can equal alcohol in terms of impairment behind the wheel, traffic safety group warns

  • 24-Hour Shifts Can Play Havoc With the Heart
    (02-Dec-2016)
    Small study found lack of sleep affected blood pressure, heart rate in healthy volunteers

  • Lack of Sleep Takes Big Bite Out of World Economies
    (30-Nov-2016)
    More than $411 billion a year lost in U.S. due to lower productivity levels, study finds

  • Web-Based Help for Insomnia Shows Promise
    (30-Nov-2016)
    Interactive program aims to build better sleep habits, researchers say

  • Web-Based Help for Insomnia Shows Promise
    (30-Nov-2016)
    Interactive program aims to build better sleep habits, researchers say

  • Health Tip: Adjusting to Life With a Roommate
    (28-Nov-2016)
    You're likely to be uncomfortable at times

  • Health Tip: Why Arthritis and Fatigue Often Go Together
    (25-Nov-2016)
    One reason: pain can make quality sleep elusive

  • Violent Media Often Give Rise to Nightmares
    (22-Nov-2016)
    Research also found viewing sexual content can lead to erotic dreams, but not as often

  • Poor Sleep Linked to Worsening Kidney Disease
    (21-Nov-2016)
    But more shut-eye associated with better kidney function in study

  • Health Tip: Getting Enough Sleep?
    (15-Nov-2016)
    Signs of too little shuteye

  • Trouble Sleeping Tied to Higher Risk for Irregular Heartbeat
    (14-Nov-2016)
    Atrial fibrillation can trigger strokes, study authors note

  • Trouble Sleeping Tied to Higher Risk for Irregular Heartbeat
    (14-Nov-2016)
    Atrial fibrillation can trigger strokes, study authors note

  • Health Tip: When Sleep is Interrupted
    (10-Nov-2016)
    What weary parents can do

  • Sugary, Caffeinated Drinks Could Cost You Sleep
    (10-Nov-2016)
    Researchers don't know if beverages keep you awake or lack of sleep prompts cravings

  • Smartphones May Hinder a Good Night's Sleep
    (09-Nov-2016)
    Study suggests a link between the devices and troubled slumber

  • Health Tip: Safer Sleep for Baby
    (08-Nov-2016)
    Here's what's recommended

  • Sunday's Time Change a Mixed Bag
    (06-Nov-2016)
    Some welcomed extra hour of sleep, but others will struggle with depression during winter months

  • Lack of Sleep May Stretch Your Waistline
    (03-Nov-2016)
    Tired people tended to eat higher fat foods, researchers found

  • Got a Moody Teen? Lack of Sleep May Not Be the Culprit
    (03-Nov-2016)
    Rather, adolescents' nocturnal tendencies a mismatch for early school start times, sleep specialist says

  • Health Tip: Skip TV Before Bed
    (01-Nov-2016)
    How the tube can harm your sleep

  • Smartphones, Tablets Keep Kids Buzzing at Bedtime
    (31-Oct-2016)
    Children with access to these devices don't get enough sleep, study finds

  • Health Tip: Sleeping When You're Pregnant
    (28-Oct-2016)
    Suggestions to help fight insomnia

  • Sleep Can Affect Male Fertility
    (19-Oct-2016)
    Study found too little or too much shuteye linked to reduced chance of pregnancy

  • Sleep Apnea May Boost Risk for Post-Op Problems
    (17-Oct-2016)
    Certain patients should be checked for the disorder before having surgery, researchers say

  • Why Parenting May Be More Stressful for Mom
    (12-Oct-2016)
    Mothers are often doing household chores, but dads get more play time with the kids, study finds

  • Health Tip: Kick Dust Mites Out of Bed
    (10-Oct-2016)
    How to protect yourself

  • Health Tip: Making the Transition to Sleep
    (06-Oct-2016)
    Suggestions for a better night's rest

  • Fitful Sleep May Take Toll on Older Women's Hearts
    (06-Oct-2016)
    Before and after menopause, less sleep linked to plaque buildup in blood vessels, study found

  • Health Tip: Skip the Late Night Snacks
    (04-Oct-2016)
    Here's what you should be eating

  • Health Tip: Avoid These 5 Pre-Bedtime Don'ts
    (30-Sep-2016)
    For a better night's sleep

  • The Phenomenon of Sleep Paralysis
    (26-Sep-2016)
    Up to 8 percent of people experience frightening episodes of the condition, experts say

  • Sleep Troubles, Heart Troubles?
    (19-Sep-2016)
    American Heart Association says it's too soon to say what's the optimal amount of shut-eye

  • Sleep Troubles, Heart Troubles?
    (19-Sep-2016)
    American Heart Association says it's too soon to say what's the optimal amount of shut-eye

  • Sleep Troubles, Heart Troubles?
    (19-Sep-2016)
    American Heart Association says it's too soon to say what's the optimal amount of shut-eye

  • Study Sees Link Between Long Naps, Type 2 Diabetes Risk
    (15-Sep-2016)
    But the research did not prove cause-and-effect

  • Health Tip: Relax With Music Before Bed
    (13-Sep-2016)
    Suggestions that promote better sleep

  • Why Some Women Find Good Sleep Tough to Get
    (13-Sep-2016)
    Researchers rule out menstrual cycle as the culprit

  • For Those With Sleep Apnea, Maybe It's Time for a Driving Test
    (07-Sep-2016)
    Researchers hope to ID those with higher crash risk due to fatigue

  • For Those With Sleep Apnea, Maybe It's Time for a Driving Test
    (07-Sep-2016)
    Researchers hope to ID those with higher crash risk due to fatigue

  • For Those With Sleep Apnea, Maybe It's Time for a Driving Test
    (07-Sep-2016)
    Researchers hope to ID those with higher crash risk due to fatigue

  • Health Tip: Find a Fun Alarm Clock
    (06-Sep-2016)
    It can make waking a little easier

  • Mouse Study Suggests Brain Circuit Involved in Sleep-Wake Cycle
    (06-Sep-2016)
    Researchers hope findings may lead to better sleep treatments

  • Health Tip: Chatting Before Bed Can Help You Sleep
    (02-Sep-2016)
    Keep pillow talk light and relaxing

  • Sleep Apnea Mask Treatment Fails to Curb Heart Risks
    (30-Aug-2016)
    CPAP helped patients feel better, but didn't cut odds for heart death, heart attack or stroke, study found

  • Sleep Apnea Mask Treatment Fails to Curb Heart Risks
    (30-Aug-2016)
    CPAP helped patients feel better, but didn't cut odds for heart death, heart attack or stroke, study found

  • Truth or Fib? When Kids Say They're Too Sick for School
    (22-Aug-2016)
    An expert's advice on when to keep your child home

  • Health Tip: Early to Bed Before Back to School
    (22-Aug-2016)
    The routine should start now

  • Unhappy at Work in Your 20s, Unhealthy in Your 40s?
    (22-Aug-2016)
    How young adults feel about their careers might affect them physically, mentally by middle-age, study finds

  • Health Tip: Squash Stress Before Bed
    (19-Aug-2016)
    Create a relaxing routine

  • Early to Bed, Early to Rise a Back-to-School Challenge
    (19-Aug-2016)
    Sleep expert offers parents some advice

  • Sleep Is Key to College Success
    (17-Aug-2016)
    Deprivation can make you cranky and sick, and take a toll on your GPA, sleep specialist says

  • Sleep Is Key to College Success
    (17-Aug-2016)
    Deprivation can make you cranky and sick, and take a toll on your GPA, sleep specialist says

  • Don't Lose Sleep Over Screentime at Night
    (16-Aug-2016)
    More exposure to daylight may help people get better shuteye after going online at bedtime, study finds

  • Don't Lose Sleep Over Screentime at Night
    (16-Aug-2016)
    More exposure to daylight may help people get better shuteye after going online at bedtime, study finds

  • Babies Often Put to Sleep in Unsafe Positions
    (15-Aug-2016)
    About 3,500 U.S. infants still succumb to sudden infant death syndrome each year: CDC

  • Brain Relies on Two Timekeepers for Sleep
    (12-Aug-2016)
    Study shows internal clock and hourglass may sometimes be at odds with each other

  • Brain Relies on Two Timekeepers for Sleep
    (12-Aug-2016)
    Study shows internal clock and hourglass may sometimes be at odds with each other

  • How to Get Your Child Ready for a Successful School Year
    (11-Aug-2016)
    Good sleep, ample exercise and sound nutrition are keys, doctor says

  • 5 Tips to Help Teens Get Needed School-Year Zzzzzs
    (10-Aug-2016)
    Avoid late nights, bright lights, noise and worry to get your rest and have a successful year, expert advises

  • 5 Tips to Help Teens Get Needed School-Year Zzzzzs
    (10-Aug-2016)
    Avoid late nights, bright lights, noise and worry to get your rest and have a successful year, expert advises

  • Health Tip: When it Takes Too Long to Fall Asleep
    (09-Aug-2016)
    Here's what experts recommend

  • Drowsy Driving Causes 1 in 5 Fatal Crashes: Report
    (08-Aug-2016)
    Teens and young adults, shift-workers and people with sleep disorders face greater risk

  • Health Tip: Meditating at Bedtime
    (03-Aug-2016)
    It may help you sleep better

  • Heating Luggage Sends Bedbugs Packing
    (03-Aug-2016)
    Just 6 minutes at about 160 degrees F kills the creepy critters, study says

  • Study Links Sleep Problems to Stroke Risk, Recovery
    (03-Aug-2016)
    Treating sleep difficulties may reduce the threat, neurologist says

  • Babies' Sleep 'Twitching' May Aid Their Development
    (02-Aug-2016)
    Tiny movements help trigger muscle activity, researchers say

  • Health Tip: Choosing a Pregnancy Pillow
    (28-Jul-2016)
    It could help you sleep better

  • Could Slight Brain Zap During Sleep Boost Memory?
    (28-Jul-2016)
    Small study says yes, for a certain type of recognition

  • Health Tip: Considering a Sleep Study?
    (21-Jul-2016)
    Signs it might be right

  • Sleep Disorders 6 Times Higher Among Veterans
    (20-Jul-2016)
    Post-traumatic stress disorder increases the risk even more, study shows

  • Sleep Disorders 6 Times Higher Among Veterans
    (20-Jul-2016)
    Post-traumatic stress disorder increases the risk even more, study shows

  • Sleep Disorders 6 Times Higher Among Veterans
    (20-Jul-2016)
    Post-traumatic stress disorder increases the risk even more, study shows

  • Gut Bacteria May Hold Clues to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    (15-Jul-2016)
    Intestinal colonies differ in CFS patients, study finds, bolstering notion the disorder isn't a psychological problem

  • Early Bedtime for Preschoolers, Healthier Weight Later?
    (14-Jul-2016)
    Getting shuteye by 8 p.m. appeared linked with lower obesity risk as teens, researchers say

  • Dodge the Jet Lag, Enjoy Your Trip
    (13-Jul-2016)
    Sleep specialist offers tips on ways to cope with changes in time zones

  • Does Medical Marijuana Reduce Need for Other Meds?
    (06-Jul-2016)
    In states with legal pot, pain prescriptions saw the greatest drop, study found

  • Health Tip: Exercise for Better Sleep
    (04-Jul-2016)
    It can ease stress and prepare you for rest

  • Health Tip: Sleep Soundly Away From Home
    (01-Jul-2016)
    Tips for sleeping in an unfamiliar bed

  • Sufficient Sleep May Help Protect Men Against Diabetes: Study
    (29-Jun-2016)
    Too much, too little lowered body's ability to break down sugar, but that was not the case for women

  • Doctors Swamped by 'E-Medicine' Demands
    (28-Jun-2016)
    Survey found those who have to use electronic health records report more burnout, job dissatisfaction

  • Health Tip: Plan Ahead to Minimize Jet Lag
    (27-Jun-2016)
    Keep an eye on food, drink and schedule

  • Health Tip: Is Your Snack Fueling Drowsiness?
    (23-Jun-2016)
    Some foods can trigger sleepiness

  • Poor Sleep May Worsen Thinking Problems in MS Patients
    (20-Jun-2016)
    Study found link between severity of sleep apnea and performance on attention, memory tests

  • Poor Sleep May Worsen Thinking Problems in MS Patients
    (20-Jun-2016)
    Study found link between severity of sleep apnea and performance on attention, memory tests

  • Caffeine's Jolt Can Sometimes Be Short-Lived
    (17-Jun-2016)
    Stimulant effect diminishes after days of insufficient sleep, study finds

  • Sleep Loses Out for Many Hooked on Video Games
    (17-Jun-2016)
    Willingness to delay bedtime may point to addiction, researchers say

  • Time Zone Changes Give Edge to Athletes From West
    (17-Jun-2016)
    Professional teams traveling from later to earlier time zones win more, study finds

  • Doctors' Group Backs Later School Start Times
    (16-Jun-2016)
    New policy aims to tackle sleep deprivation among teens

  • Sleep Apnea Tied to Complications After Angioplasty
    (15-Jun-2016)
    Nightly breathing troubles may increase risk of heart attack, stroke following the coronary procedure

  • Health Tip: Keep Bedtime Back Pain at Bay
    (15-Jun-2016)
    Lessen pain for better zzz's

  • Sleep Apnea Tied to Complications After Angioplasty
    (15-Jun-2016)
    Nightly breathing troubles may increase risk of heart attack, stroke following the coronary procedure

  • Sleep Apnea Tied to Complications After Angioplasty
    (15-Jun-2016)
    Nightly breathing troubles may increase risk of heart attack, stroke following the coronary procedure

  • Opioid Painkillers Raise Deadly Heart Risks for Some: Study
    (14-Jun-2016)
    Much of the risk for early death was related to cardiovascular complications, not overdoses

  • Childhood Sleep Guidelines Vary by Age
    (13-Jun-2016)
    Right amount leads to better behavior, attention and memory, doctors say

  • Sound Sleep Elusive for Many Kids With ADHD
    (08-Jun-2016)
    Those with the attention disorder sleep less, take longer to fall asleep at night, study finds

  • Shift Workers at Greater Risk of Heart Ills, Study Says
    (06-Jun-2016)
    Abnormal sleep patterns may disrupt body's natural rhythm

  • Health Tip: Get Enough Sleep
    (03-Jun-2016)
    You may feel less depressed

  • Lifestyle May Be Key to Improving ADHD in Kids
    (30-May-2016)
    Healthier habits related to exercise and diet could help many with the disorder, researcher says

  • What Really Works to Help Baby Sleep
    (24-May-2016)
    Two long-recommended methods seem effective and bring no psychological harm, study finds

  • Antidepressants Not Just for Depression Any More
    (24-May-2016)
    Other uses include insomnia, pain and anxiety, researchers say

  • Young Children With Sleep Apnea May Face Learning Difficulties: Study
    (17-May-2016)
    Attention, memory and language development might be affected, researchers say

  • Severe, Untreated Sleep Apnea Linked to Aggressive Melanoma
    (17-May-2016)
    Study can't prove cause-and-effect, but experts point out that shuteye promotes healthy immune function

  • Sleep Apnea May Raise Risks for Angioplasty Patients
    (17-May-2016)
    Research suggests that breathing disorder could exacerbate heart disease

  • Health Tip: Massage May Help You Sleep Better
    (17-May-2016)
    Here are possible benefits

  • Severe, Untreated Sleep Apnea Linked to Aggressive Melanoma
    (17-May-2016)
    Study can't prove cause-and-effect, but experts point out that shuteye promotes healthy immune function

  • Half of Heart Attacks Might Be 'Silent'
    (16-May-2016)
    Without typical symptoms, many miss out on crucial medical care, experts say

  • Health Tip: Sleep Well During Travel
    (09-May-2016)
    Here's what to pack

  • Swaddling May Increase Chances of SIDS
    (09-May-2016)
    Study found wrapping blanket tightly around sleeping baby raised risk by almost 60 percent

  • Could Nasal Spray Curtail Nighttime Bathroom Trips?
    (09-May-2016)
    Exercise also touted as an answer to 'nocturia'

  • Sleep Apnea May Raise Heart Risks in People With Pacemakers
    (05-May-2016)
    Study found the combo was linked to raised odds of irregular heartbeat

  • Fatty Foods, Drowsy Days
    (04-May-2016)
    Study found men who preferred fat-filled fare were more likely to be habitually sleepy

  • Health Tip: Selecting a Sleep Mask
    (03-May-2016)
    Comfortable fit is important

  • Even Non-Obese Report Better Mood, Sex Drive After Dieting
    (02-May-2016)
    Calorie cutters said their sleep and relationships improved, too

  • Desperate for Shut-Eye?
    (02-May-2016)
    Physicians' group recommends cognitive behavioral therapy before drugs for insomnia

  • Desperate for Shut-Eye?
    (02-May-2016)
    Physicians' group recommends cognitive behavioral therapy before drugs for insomnia

  • Health Tip: Sleepless on Sunday
    (29-Apr-2016)
    Suggestions for a better night's rest

  • Sleep Doesn't Come Easy to Those With Brain Injuries
    (27-Apr-2016)
    And that may affect daytime performance at work or school, research suggests

  • Night Shift Work May Be Tough on a Woman's Heart
    (26-Apr-2016)
    But study found the effect waned after nurses stopped working odd hours

  • Bed Bugs Drawn to Red and Black Colors
    (25-Apr-2016)
    Critters strongly prefer those bedroom hues to green and yellow, study found

  • While Travelers Sleep, Brain Patrols for Danger
    (21-Apr-2016)
    Study findings may explain why you don't feel rested after your first night in a strange place

  • Teen Moms May Ignore Advice for Helping Babies Sleep Safely
    (21-Apr-2016)
    Awareness of SIDS risk didn't spur young mothers to follow recommendations, study finds

  • Health Tip: Calming a Child After a Nightmare
    (19-Apr-2016)
    Offer comfort and reassurance

  • Can Certain Allergy Meds Worsen Restless Legs Syndrome?
    (19-Apr-2016)
    Some over-the-counter antihistamines might cause painful sensations that disrupt sleep, expert says

  • Health Tip: Getting Your Beauty Sleep
    (14-Apr-2016)
    How sleep can help you look better

  • Mom Was Right: A Good Night's Sleep Helps Keep You Healthy
    (11-Apr-2016)
    Too little shuteye linked to higher risk of colds and infections, study finds

  • Better Sleep May Boost Young Students' Grades
    (08-Apr-2016)
    Elementary school program designed to improve sleep habits led to improved report cards, study found

  • Sleepy Teens Are Risk-Taking Teens
    (07-Apr-2016)
    Sleep deprivation leads to unsafe behaviors, CDC researchers say

  • Health Tip: Evaluating Bedroom Lighting
    (05-Apr-2016)
    Choose the right reading light that won't affect sleep

  • Sleepless Nights Linked to Brain Changes in Study
    (05-Apr-2016)
    People with insomnia said to have more white matter abnormalities

  • Sleepless Nights Linked to Brain Changes in Study
    (05-Apr-2016)
    People with insomnia said to have more white matter abnormalities

  • Health Tip: Considering a CPAP for Sleep Apnea?
    (04-Apr-2016)
    Here are potential benefits of the device

  • Health Tip: Considering a CPAP for Sleep Apnea?
    (04-Apr-2016)
    Here are potential benefits of the device

  • Evening Snacking Might Raise Odds for Breast Cancer's Return
    (31-Mar-2016)
    Women who fasted less than 13 hours had 36 percent higher risk of cancer recurrence, researchers say

  • Health Tip: Setting Yourself Up for Better Sleep
    (25-Mar-2016)
    Watch naps and caffeine

  • Daytime Sleepiness, Long Naps Linked to Heart Risks: Study
    (24-Mar-2016)
    People who nap more than 1 hour a day also more likely to develop type 2 diabetes, researchers say

  • Crash Risk Soars When Truck Drivers Don't Treat Sleep Apnea: Study
    (21-Mar-2016)
    Consistent treatment with breathing device can reduce the risk, researchers report

  • Crash Risk Soars When Truck Drivers Don't Treat Sleep Apnea: Study
    (21-Mar-2016)
    Consistent treatment with breathing device can reduce the risk, researchers report

  • Health Tip: Alzheimer's Disease Can Interfere With Sleep
    (18-Mar-2016)
    How caregiver can help

  • Good Sleep Habits Ready Kids for School Success
    (15-Mar-2016)
    Those who still have trouble by age 5 are more apt to have classroom outbursts, researcher finds

  • Still Tired After Getting Your Zzz's? You Might Have Sleep Apnea
    (14-Mar-2016)
    What you need to know about a breathing problem that can disrupt your sleep

  • Still Tired After Getting Your Zzz's? You Might Have Sleep Apnea
    (14-Mar-2016)
    What you need to know about a breathing problem that can disrupt your sleep

  • Still Tired After Getting Your Zzz's? You Might Have Sleep Apnea
    (14-Mar-2016)
    What you need to know about a breathing problem that can disrupt your sleep

  • Smoothing the Transition to Daylight Saving Time
    (13-Mar-2016)
    Clocks spring forward at 2 a.m. on Sunday, and here are some tips to help you cope

  • The High Price of Untreated Insomnia
    (10-Mar-2016)
    Not getting medications, therapies for condition costs about $100 billion a year, researchers report

  • The High Price of Untreated Insomnia
    (10-Mar-2016)
    Not getting medications, therapies for condition costs about $100 billion a year, researchers report

  • Health Tip: Soothe Your Child's Mood With Music
    (07-Mar-2016)
    Promote concentration and ease anxiety

  • Poor Sleep May Not Add to Cholesterol Problems, Study Finds
    (03-Mar-2016)
    The one possible exception: people who take sleeping pills for insomnia, researchers say

  • Health Tip: Help Prevent Back Pain During Sleep
    (02-Mar-2016)
    Sleep position and the mattress matter

  • Sleepless in the City? Nighttime Light Pollution May Be to Blame
    (01-Mar-2016)
    Researchers suggest that streetlights, neon signs interfere with good rest

  • Sleep Apnea May Take Toll on Your Mood, Thinking Skills
    (29-Feb-2016)
    Study found altered levels of brain chemicals that influence emotions, memory

  • Lack of Sleep May Give You the 'Munchies'
    (29-Feb-2016)
    Chemical effect in the body is similar to that of marijuana, study says

  • Daylight Saving Time Tied to Brief Spike in Stroke Risk
    (29-Feb-2016)
    But overall increase was only 8 percent higher in the first two days after a clock change, researchers said

  • Sleeping Pills May Spell Trouble for Older Drivers
    (25-Feb-2016)
    Study found risk of crashes more than doubled for those over 80 who used Ambien

  • Sufficient Sleep, Exercise May Help Keep Stroke at Bay
    (19-Feb-2016)
    Between 7 and 8 hours of shut-eye each night seems to be best, research suggests

  • A Third of U.S. Adults Don't Get Regular, Refreshing Sleep: CDC
    (18-Feb-2016)
    Study finds people who work, have a college degree or are married tend to get better sleep

  • A Third of U.S. Adults Don't Get Regular, Refreshing Sleep: CDC
    (18-Feb-2016)
    Study finds people who work, have a college degree or are married tend to get better sleep

  • A Third of U.S. Adults Don't Get Regular, Refreshing Sleep: CDC
    (18-Feb-2016)
    Study finds people who work, have a college degree or are married tend to get better sleep

  • Sleepless Nights May Fuel Daytime Facebook Binges: Study
    (16-Feb-2016)
    Researchers found less sleep linked to more distracted behavior and computer browsing

  • More Evidence That Poor Sleep Could Lower Teens' Grades
    (16-Feb-2016)
    High school students who hit the sack before 11 p.m. had higher grades on average, research shows

  • Health Tip: Promote Better Sleep for You and Your Partner
    (15-Feb-2016)
    A few changes may mean better shuteye

  • Sleep Loss May Be Tied to Raised Diabetes Risk in Teen Boys
    (15-Feb-2016)
    Research, which focused on 'slow-wave sleep,' did not find same effect among girls

  • Gulf War Veterans' Illnesses Still Poorly Understood: Report
    (11-Feb-2016)
    VA-sponsored study says people should be monitored for ALS, cancer and other diseases that take years to develop

  • Health Tip: When Is the Right Time for a Nap?
    (10-Feb-2016)
    The optimal time for your baby

  • Short Flashes of Light May Treat Jet Lag
    (09-Feb-2016)
    Stanford researchers find therapy seems to help people adjust to new time zone faster

  • Poor REM Sleep May Be Linked to Higher Risk for Anxiety, Depression
    (08-Feb-2016)
    Preliminary study suggests that emotional stress builds when this phase is disturbed, creating a 'vicious cycle'

  • Poor REM Sleep May Be Linked to Higher Risk for Anxiety, Depression
    (08-Feb-2016)
    Preliminary study suggests that emotional stress builds when this phase is disturbed, creating a 'vicious cycle'

  • Texting After Dark May Harm Teens' Sleep, Grades
    (05-Feb-2016)
    Disruptive effects of 'blue light' on sleep are intensified in the dark, researchers say

  • Bedbug Gene Mapping May Yield Critter's Secrets
    (04-Feb-2016)
    Researchers find the insects have remarkable natural defenses

  • Too Much, Too Little Sleep During Pregnancy May Prompt Weight Gain
    (04-Feb-2016)
    Finding points to why sleep problems may be linked to poor pregnancy outcomes, researcher says

  • Anxiety Meds Like Valium, Xanax Won't Raise Seniors' Dementia Risk: Study
    (03-Feb-2016)
    Research may ease some concerns about use of benzodiazapines, but side effects do exist

  • Study: Causes of Gulf War Illness Pinpointed
    (01-Feb-2016)
    In most cases, it was exposure to toxins employed by U.S. military, researcher says

  • Sleepless Nights Might Raise Women's Type 2 Diabetes Risk
    (29-Jan-2016)
    Insomnia can disrupt hormones, and may play a role in developing the blood sugar condition, expert says

  • Health Tip: Don't Use Smartphone in the Bedroom
    (29-Jan-2016)
    It can interfere with sleep

  • Sleepless Nights Might Raise Women's Type 2 Diabetes Risk
    (29-Jan-2016)
    Insomnia can disrupt hormones, and may play a role in developing the blood sugar condition, expert says

  • Sleepless Nights Might Raise Women's Type 2 Diabetes Risk
    (29-Jan-2016)
    Insomnia can disrupt hormones, and may play a role in developing the blood sugar condition, expert says

  • Too Much Social Media Could Mess Up Your Sleep, Study Finds
    (27-Jan-2016)
    The more time young adults spent online, the tougher it was to be well-rested, researchers say

  • Health Tip: Wake Up More Refreshed
    (20-Jan-2016)
    Ideas for better quality sleep

  • Catch-Up Sleep May Reverse Type 2 Diabetes Risk Tied to Sleep Loss: Study
    (18-Jan-2016)
    But the research is preliminary and only included a small number of healthy young men, experts noted

  • For Seniors, Poor Sleep May Mean Higher Stroke Risk, Study Suggests
    (14-Jan-2016)
    Researchers found those who woke up the most were more likely to have hardening of brain arteries

  • Statins May Reduce Heart Risks Linked to Sleep Apnea: Study
    (06-Jan-2016)
    But it's too early to prescribe them for patients with the disorder, experts say

  • Side Effects Seen With One Method of Weight-Loss Surgery: Study
    (06-Jan-2016)
    Stomach pain, fatigue were most common symptoms after Roux-en-Y procedure

  • Single Parents Struggle Most to Get a Good Night's Sleep: Study
    (06-Jan-2016)
    New data also shows moms most likely to suffer from lack of shuteye

  • Statins May Reduce Heart Risks Linked to Sleep Apnea: Study
    (06-Jan-2016)
    But it's too early to prescribe them for patients with the disorder, experts say

  • Health Tip: Sleep Well on Vacation
    (05-Jan-2016)
    Enjoy the time to rest

  • Health Tip: Keep Kids' Sleep Schedules Consistent
    (01-Jan-2016)
    Even during special occasions

  • Too Often, CPAP Is Only Sleep Apnea Treatment Offered
    (31-Dec-2015)
    Many patients can't tolerate the nighttime mask, research shows

  • Too Often, CPAP Is Only Sleep Apnea Treatment Offered
    (31-Dec-2015)
    Many patients can't tolerate the nighttime mask, research shows

  • Need to Boost Your Memory? Then Get Your Zzzz's
    (31-Dec-2015)
    A full night's sleep helps people solidify what they learn, researchers say

  • Drowsy Drivers Pose Risks to Others, Themselves
    (31-Dec-2015)
    Take breaks or drink coffee to remain alert, researchers say

  • Health Tip: Sounds May Help You Fall Asleep
    (24-Dec-2015)
    Here are some suggestions

  • Night-Shift Workers May Be Prone to Car Crashes
    (22-Dec-2015)
    More than one-third had near misses during driving test after work, small study finds

  • Health Tip: Feeling Sleepy?
    (21-Dec-2015)
    You might not be getting enough rest

  • Help Your Kids Sleep in Heavenly Peace
    (20-Dec-2015)
    Stick to bedtime routines through the holidays, expert says

  • Health Tip: Keeping Diabetes in Check During the Holidays
    (18-Dec-2015)
    Eat right and get enough rest

  • Humans Are Masters of High-Quality Sleep
    (16-Dec-2015)
    Study found people require half as many hours of slumber as other mammals do

  • Many Pet Owners Happy to Have Fido, Fluffy Share the Bed
    (15-Dec-2015)
    In study, more people said pet's presence helped their sleep than hindered it

  • Sleep Apnea Devices Lower Blood Pressure
    (01-Dec-2015)
    Researchers find both common treatments, CPAP and MADs, produce modest decreases

  • Constant Traffic Noise May Boost Depression Risk
    (25-Nov-2015)
    Vulnerability is higher among those with a low education and income, researchers report

  • Chronic Fatigue Therapies Provide Some With Long-Term Relief
    (24-Nov-2015)
    Study shows benefits from certain treatments can last more than two years

  • Melatonin Might Help Sleepless Kids With Eczema, Study Finds
    (24-Nov-2015)
    But treating skin condition is still best approach, expert says

  • ADHD Medications Linked to Sleep Problems in Kids
    (23-Nov-2015)
    Review of studies finds drugs like Ritalin, Adderall may create sleep woes for some

  • Yoga May Boost Quality of Life for Prostate Cancer Patients
    (20-Nov-2015)
    Small study shows those undergoing radiation therapy had fewer side effects, less fatigue

  • Sleep Cycle Changes May Affect Your Health
    (18-Nov-2015)
    Routine schedule, whether workday or not, might cut odds of diabetes, heart disease, study suggests

  • How to Keep Your Baby's Slumber Safe
    (14-Nov-2015)
    Babies should be placed on their back and in their own bed to sleep, pediatrician advises

  • Sleepwalkers Feel No Pain When Injured: Study
    (06-Nov-2015)
    But they're more likely to get headaches and migraines when awake, researchers added

  • Health Tip: These Triggers May be a Nightmare
    (06-Nov-2015)
    Potential reasons for bad dreams

  • Sleepwalkers Feel No Pain When Injured: Study
    (06-Nov-2015)
    But they're more likely to get headaches and migraines when awake, researchers added

  • Poor Sleep Might Harm Kidneys, Study Suggests
    (05-Nov-2015)
    Five hours or less a night linked to reduced organ function in women

  • Health Tip: Kick Bad Sleep Habits
    (04-Nov-2015)
    Are they ruining your night?

  • Sleep Patterns May Affect a Woman's Diabetes Risk
    (04-Nov-2015)
    Study says adding 2 or more hours of shuteye each night might be a warning sign

  • It's Back to Standard Time This Weekend
    (01-Nov-2015)
    Early risers may struggle, but night owls have an opportunity to reset bedtimes, expert says

  • It's Back to Standard Time This Weekend
    (01-Nov-2015)
    Early risers may struggle, but night owls have an opportunity to reset bedtimes, expert says

  • Interrupted Sleep Not Good for Your Mood, Study Suggests
    (30-Oct-2015)
    Those who slept fewer hours, but without disruptions, felt more positive the next day

  • Interrupted Sleep Not Good for Your Mood, Study Suggests
    (30-Oct-2015)
    Those who slept fewer hours, but without disruptions, felt more positive the next day

  • Truckers' Fatigue, Cellphones Boost Their Crash Risk: Study
    (26-Oct-2015)
    Researchers also found that troubling blood pressure readings increased odds of an accident

  • Tribal Study Finds Short Sleep Not Just Curse of Modern Living
    (15-Oct-2015)
    3 hunter-gatherer peoples get an average of just 6.5 hours of shut-eye a night, study finds

  • Sleep Apnea May Raise Women's Heart Risk, But Not Men's
    (14-Oct-2015)
    Findings highlight the need to screen women for the nighttime breathing disorder, experts say

  • Sleep Apnea May Raise Women's Heart Risk, But Not Men's
    (14-Oct-2015)
    Findings highlight the need to screen women for the nighttime breathing disorder, experts say

  • Help Your Child Get a Good Night's Sleep
    (07-Oct-2015)
    Start by developing a bedtime routine, pediatrician says

  • Bedtime Texting May Be Hazardous to Teens' Health
    (07-Oct-2015)
    Researcher suggests placing limits on technology use

  • For Teens, Late Bedtime May Lead to Weight Gain
    (02-Oct-2015)
    But study doesn't prove night owls are doomed to extra pounds

  • Less Sleep May Mean Less Sex After Menopause
    (30-Sep-2015)
    Women who reported insomnia were less sexually active, study finds

  • Less Sleep May Mean Less Sex After Menopause
    (30-Sep-2015)
    Women who reported insomnia were less sexually active, study finds

  • Implanted Device May Help Ease Sleep Apnea, Small Study Shows
    (29-Sep-2015)
    For some, it might work better than current standard treatment, researcher says

  • Health Tip: Choosing the Right Bedtime Snack
    (28-Sep-2015)
    It can ease hunger and help lull you to sleep

  • Sleep Apnea May Raise Risk of Depression
    (25-Sep-2015)
    Study suggests popular apnea treatment could help ease symptoms of mood disorder

  • Tonsillectomy for Sleep Apnea Carries Risks for Some Kids: Study
    (21-Sep-2015)
    Though the surgery is a primary treatment for sleep disorder, breathing problems can occur afterwards

  • Tonsillectomy for Sleep Apnea Carries Risks for Some Kids: Study
    (21-Sep-2015)
    Though the surgery is a primary treatment for sleep disorder, breathing problems can occur afterwards

  • Natural Surroundings May Promote Sound Sleep
    (20-Sep-2015)
    Study found seniors, men reported better rest when they had access to beaches, parks

  • Workday Breaks Help Employees Reboot, Researchers Say
    (18-Sep-2015)
    Brief time away from work seems to improve energy and well-being

  • Health Tip: When a Child Has Sleep Apnea
    (17-Sep-2015)
    Here are potential complications

  • Health Tip: When a Child Has Sleep Apnea
    (17-Sep-2015)
    Here are potential complications

  • Caffeine at Night May Disrupt the Body's Internal Clock
    (16-Sep-2015)
    And that could make you want to sleep later, say researchers, who see possible treatment for jet lag

  • Sleep Apnea Treatment May Reverse Unhealthy Brain Changes
    (14-Sep-2015)
    In small study, continuous positive airway pressure reduced nerve activity that causes heart ills

  • Sleep Apnea Treatment May Reverse Unhealthy Brain Changes
    (14-Sep-2015)
    In small study, continuous positive airway pressure reduced nerve activity that causes heart ills

  • Sinus Surgery May Also Ease Sleep Apnea
    (10-Sep-2015)
    Study finds that procedure boosted sleep and quality of life

  • Sinus Surgery May Also Ease Sleep Apnea
    (10-Sep-2015)
    Study finds that procedure boosted sleep and quality of life

  • Too Much, Too Little Sleep May Harm the Heart
    (10-Sep-2015)
    Sound slumber 'recharges our batteries,' cardiologist explains

  • Sleep Apnea May Hurt Kids' Grades
    (08-Sep-2015)
    Children with snoring or other irregular nighttime breathing need evaluation, experts say

  • Sleep Apnea May Hurt Kids' Grades
    (08-Sep-2015)
    Children with snoring or other irregular nighttime breathing need evaluation, experts say

  • When Clock Springs Forward, Teen Brain May Fall Behind
    (08-Sep-2015)
    Added sleep loss raises concerns about safety, researchers say

  • Light From Smartphones, Tablets May Lower Sleep Hormone in Kids
    (03-Sep-2015)
    Finding suggests use of electronic devices before bedtime could delay slumber

  • Health Tip: Can't Sleep?
    (02-Sep-2015)
    Keep a sleep diary to help find out why

  • Too Little Sleep May Quadruple Your Risk for Colds: Study
    (31-Aug-2015)
    Fewer than six hours a night linked to higher rate of illness, researchers say

  • Naps May Do a Heart Good
    (31-Aug-2015)
    Study found they lowered blood pressure in patients, were linked to better heart and vessel health

  • A Tired Surgeon Still a Good Surgeon, Study Finds
    (26-Aug-2015)
    Review reveals that doctors who operate the night before another surgery do well

  • Most U.S. Schools Start Too Early for Kids to Get Enough Sleep: Study
    (06-Aug-2015)
    Less than 18 percent of high schools, middle schools start at 8:30 a.m. or later

  • Health Tip: Easing Neck Pain at Night
    (31-Jul-2015)
    Change pillows

  • Standing All Day at Work? It May Take Toll on Health
    (28-Jul-2015)
    Experiencing lower-limb muscle fatigue daily may have long-term consequences, study suggests

  • Health Tip: Avoid These Things Before Bedtime
    (20-Jul-2015)
    Don't watch TV in the bedroom

  • Better Sleep May Mean Less Chronic Pain
    (17-Jul-2015)
    Disrupted shuteye can lower tolerance for aches in people with osteoarthritis, researchers say

  • Talk Therapy May Help Ease Insomnia, Even With Other Health Woes
    (17-Jul-2015)
    Study found cognitive behavioral therapy led to twice as many people getting a good night's sleep

  • Talk Therapy May Help Ease Insomnia, Even With Other Health Woes
    (17-Jul-2015)
    Study found cognitive behavioral therapy led to twice as many people getting a good night's sleep

  • Health Tip: Help Curb Sleep Talking
    (02-Jul-2015)
    Try to limit stress and anxiety

  • Naps May Boost Worker Productivity
    (02-Jul-2015)
    Hour of rest during the day seemed to ease impulsiveness and frustration, researchers report

  • Sleep Problems May Contribute to Health Disparities in America
    (25-Jun-2015)
    Poor sleep, insomnia and sleep apnea are more common among minority groups, study shows

  • Sleep Problems May Contribute to Health Disparities in America
    (25-Jun-2015)
    Poor sleep, insomnia and sleep apnea are more common among minority groups, study shows

  • Sleep Problems May Contribute to Health Disparities in America
    (25-Jun-2015)
    Poor sleep, insomnia and sleep apnea are more common among minority groups, study shows

  • Evidence Supports Medical Pot for Some Conditions, Not Others
    (23-Jun-2015)
    Review of 79 studies suggests states may have put cart before the horse, experts say

  • Menopausal Women's Sleep May Suffer at Different Times of the Month
    (16-Jun-2015)
    Hormonal fluctuations during menstrual cycle are to blame, study says

  • Most Physical Activity Helps You Sleep Better
    (12-Jun-2015)
    But housework and child care linked to poorer slumber

  • Poor Sleep, Snoring Before Diagnosis Tied to Trouble for Breast Cancer Patients
    (12-Jun-2015)
    But whether lack of sleep -- or the causes of sleeplessness -- to blame is unclear, experts say

  • Car Crash Risk Doubles for New Users of Sleeping Pills, Study Finds
    (11-Jun-2015)
    Ambien, other sedatives aren't the best treatment for insomnia, experts say

  • Car Crash Risk Doubles for New Users of Sleeping Pills, Study Finds
    (11-Jun-2015)
    Ambien, other sedatives aren't the best treatment for insomnia, experts say

  • Health Tip: Older Children Need a Bedtime Routine, Too
    (10-Jun-2015)
    To promote better sleep

  • Babies Who 'Resettle' on Their Own Get Better Sleep
    (10-Jun-2015)
    And that could be a blessing to sleep-starved parents of infants, research suggests

  • Poor Sleep? Eating Less at Night May Make Next Day Easier
    (08-Jun-2015)
    Study found insomniacs who didn't eat after 10 p.m. were more alert

  • 'Talk Therapy' May Help Persistent Sleeplessness
    (08-Jun-2015)
    Relaxation techniques and sleep education safer than pills, researchers say

  • 'Talk Therapy' May Help Persistent Sleeplessness
    (08-Jun-2015)
    Relaxation techniques and sleep education safer than pills, researchers say

  • Health Tip: Sleeping With Chronic Pain
    (02-Jun-2015)
    Suggestions for a more restful night

  • Alzheimer's-Linked Brain Proteins Tied to Poor Sleep in Study
    (01-Jun-2015)
    Research hints at 'vicious cycle' connected to dementia

  • Alzheimer's-Linked Brain Proteins Tied to Poor Sleep in Study
    (01-Jun-2015)
    Research hints at 'vicious cycle' connected to dementia

  • Vets With PTSD Might Need Sleep Apnea Screening: Study
    (29-May-2015)
    Research suggests risk of nighttime breathing problem rises with severity of post-traumatic stress disorder

  • Vets With PTSD Might Need Sleep Apnea Screening: Study
    (29-May-2015)
    Research suggests risk of nighttime breathing problem rises with severity of post-traumatic stress disorder

  • Health Tip: Exercising Despite Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    (28-May-2015)
    Start slowly so you don't overdo it

  • Living at Higher Elevations Linked to SIDS Risk
    (25-May-2015)
    Study found odds were doubled, though still very rare even at greater altitudes

  • Sleep Apnea May Boost Depression Risk in Men, Study Finds
    (18-May-2015)
    Researcher says cause and effect can't be proved, but link between the two conditions is strong

  • Sleep Apnea May Boost Depression Risk in Men, Study Finds
    (18-May-2015)
    Researcher says cause and effect can't be proved, but link between the two conditions is strong

  • Shift Work Linked to Health Problems
    (18-May-2015)
    Excess weight, sleep issues more common among those with changing schedules, study finds

  • Too Much, Too Little Sleep May Up Stroke Risk for Those With High Blood Pressure
    (15-May-2015)
    Researchers find odds about 80 percent higher among people with insufficient shuteye

  • Health Tip: Care for Your Mattress
    (14-May-2015)
    Keep it cleaner for a better night's sleep

  • Insomniacs May Be More Sensitive to Pain
    (12-May-2015)
    Tolerance dips based on frequency, severity of sleep disorder, researchers say

  • Insomniacs May Be More Sensitive to Pain
    (12-May-2015)
    Tolerance dips based on frequency, severity of sleep disorder, researchers say

  • Study Links Sleep Troubles to Children's Mental Health
    (11-May-2015)
    Some of the problems included anxiety, depression and ADHD, researchers say

  • Health Tip: Sleep Better During Pregnancy
    (07-May-2015)
    Cut out caffeine, and observe a regular sleep schedule

  • Sleep Apnea Treatment May Help Lower Diabetes Risk for Some
    (05-May-2015)
    Wearing CPAP device eight hours a night improved blood sugar levels in study

  • Health Tip: Choose the Right Pillow for Better Slumber
    (05-May-2015)
    Your sleep position matters

  • Sleep Apnea Treatment May Help Lower Diabetes Risk for Some
    (05-May-2015)
    Wearing CPAP device eight hours a night improved blood sugar levels in study

  • Sleepwalking Parents Likely to Have Sleepwalking Kids
    (04-May-2015)
    Nighttime wandering passed down to as many as 60 percent of children, study finds

  • Could Blowing Your Horn Cut Your Odds for Sleep Apnea?
    (24-Apr-2015)
    Playing a wind instrument may help strengthen airways, researchers suggest

  • Could Blowing Your Horn Cut Your Odds for Sleep Apnea?
    (24-Apr-2015)
    Playing a wind instrument may help strengthen airways, researchers suggest

  • Could Blowing Your Horn Cut Your Odds for Sleep Apnea?
    (24-Apr-2015)
    Playing a wind instrument may help strengthen airways, researchers suggest

  • Health Tip: Dealing With Bedtime Anxiety
    (22-Apr-2015)
    Reassure children that they'll be safe

  • Health Tip: Manage Allergies in the Bedroom
    (21-Apr-2015)
    A clean room should mean better sleep

  • Treating Sleep Apnea May Help Those With Heart Rhythm Disorder
    (20-Apr-2015)
    Researchers recommend sleep disorder screening for patients with atrial fibrillation

  • Heavy Snoring, Apnea Tied to Earlier Brain Troubles
    (15-Apr-2015)
    Treating sleep issues may delay mental decline in older adults, researchers say

  • Heavy Snoring, Apnea Tied to Earlier Brain Troubles
    (15-Apr-2015)
    Treating sleep issues may delay mental decline in older adults, researchers say

  • Depression, Insomnia, Fatigue Are the Stuff of Nightmares
    (14-Apr-2015)
    Study found all three factors appear to be linked to a raised risk of bad dreams

  • Depression, Insomnia, Fatigue Are the Stuff of Nightmares
    (14-Apr-2015)
    Study found all three factors appear to be linked to a raised risk of bad dreams

  • Depression, Insomnia, Fatigue Are the Stuff of Nightmares
    (14-Apr-2015)
    Study found all three factors appear to be linked to a raised risk of bad dreams

  • Faster, Taller Youth League Pitchers May Face Greater Risk of Injury
    (03-Apr-2015)
    Playing on multiple teams can also harm young arms, study suggests

  • Night Owls Run Higher Risk of Health Problems, Study Finds
    (01-Apr-2015)
    Even with the same amount of sleep as early risers, they were more prone to diabetes, muscle loss

  • 'Exploding Head Syndrome' Surprisingly Common Among Young People
    (01-Apr-2015)
    Complaint -- awakening due to loud, nonexistent noises -- was previously associated with old age

  • Clues to 'Brain Fog' in Chronic Fatigue Patients Found in Spinal Fluid
    (31-Mar-2015)
    Study reveals evidence that it's 'not made up,' researcher says

  • Good Sleep Is Key to Good Sex
    (18-Mar-2015)
    Women who got more rest had greater desire the next day, study found

  • Health Tip: Sleep With Fresh-Smelling Sheets
    (13-Mar-2015)
    Suggestions for sweeter sleep

  • Always Sleepy After the Change to Daylight Saving Time?
    (08-Mar-2015)
    Doctor offers tips to make 'springing forward' easier on your mind and body

  • Always Sleepy After the Change to Daylight Saving Time?
    (07-Mar-2015)
    Doctor offers tips to make 'springing forward' easier on your mind and body

  • Erratic Sleep May Make Teens Hungrier
    (05-Mar-2015)
    Researcher says findings provide insight into obesity in young people

  • Just a Half Hour of Lost Sleep Linked Weight Gain
    (05-Mar-2015)
    And that sleep shortage may have implications for diabetes, study says

  • Immune System Changes Tied to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    (27-Feb-2015)
    Researchers saw evidence only in first 3 years of disease, findings could lead to early test

  • Could a Bad Night's Sleep Make You Eat More Fatty Food?
    (26-Feb-2015)
    Study suggests it might, raising the risk for potential weight gain

  • Long Sleep Time, Higher Stroke Risk?
    (25-Feb-2015)
    More than 8 hours a night linked to greater odds in study, but cause-and-effect not proved

  • Health Tip: Talking in Your Sleep
    (23-Feb-2015)
    Here are some potential triggers

  • Small Study Links Lack of Sleep to Type 2 Diabetes Risk
    (19-Feb-2015)
    Experts say shortchanging nightly snooze affects hormone that controls blood sugar levels

  • Preschoolers May Not Need Naps, Review Reports
    (18-Feb-2015)
    Enforcing naps after children naturally outgrow them leads to less sleep overall

  • Sleep Group Updates Shuteye Guidelines
    (17-Feb-2015)
    Biggest changes for babies and seniors

  • Some Jobs Are a Pain in the Back
    (16-Feb-2015)
    A big culprit: manual labor that involves awkward positions, study says

  • U.S. Teens Getting Less Sleep Than Ever
    (16-Feb-2015)
    Researchers find more adolescents today are short on shut-eye than in the 1990s

  • 'Mindfulness' May Help Ease Sleep Problems for Seniors
    (16-Feb-2015)
    Small study found meditation improved sleep scores more than lessons on sleep habits

  • Parents Split on Later School Start Time for Teens
    (16-Feb-2015)
    Many were concerned about logistics, impact on after-school activities, survey finds

  • Sleepiness in Your Teen May Signal 'Weed' Use
    (13-Feb-2015)
    Ten percent of those tested for narcolepsy also had marijuana in their system, researchers found

  • Sleepiness in Your Teen May Signal 'Weed' Use
    (13-Feb-2015)
    Ten percent of those tested for narcolepsy also had marijuana in their system, researchers found

  • Health Tip: Sleep More Comfortably With a CPAP Mask
    (12-Feb-2015)
    Steps you can try

  • Health Tip: Sleep More Comfortably With a CPAP Mask
    (12-Feb-2015)
    Steps you can try

  • New Name, New Criteria for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome?
    (10-Feb-2015)
    U.S.-appointed panel says illness is 'legitimate,' should be called Systemic Exertion Intolerance Disease

  • Naps May Improve Your Health
    (10-Feb-2015)
    Study finds an afternoon snooze might undo hormonal damage from lost sleep at night

  • Shorter Hours for Doctors Don't Lead to Expected Improvements: Study
    (09-Feb-2015)
    Medical residents aren't less fatigued and patient care may be slightly worse, researchers say

  • Panel Asks: What Defines Chronic Fatigue Syndrome?
    (09-Feb-2015)
    Disorder that causes overwhelming exhaustion will receive a long-awaited clinical definition

  • Lyme Disease More Serious, Costly Than Believed: Study
    (06-Feb-2015)
    Prolonged illness in infected Americans costs up to $1.3 billion a year in treatments, researchers find

  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Linked to Early Menopause: CDC
    (05-Feb-2015)
    Disorder also associated with other menstrual problems and pelvic pain, study finds

  • Electronic Devices May Disrupt Teen Sleep, Study Reports
    (03-Feb-2015)
    Kids using computers and phones take longer to drift off at night

  • Good Sleep Habits, Enforced Rules Help Kids Sleep: Study
    (29-Jan-2015)
    Regular bedtime, plus limits on caffeine and electronics in the bedroom, all key

  • Early Birds May Catch the Worm, but Night Owls May Snatch the Win
    (29-Jan-2015)
    Athletes who are late risers perform better in the evening, study suggests

  • Good Sleep in Middle Age May Pay Benefits Later
    (27-Jan-2015)
    Better functioning reported decades afterward in study

  • Morphine After Tonsillectomy Tied to Breathing Problems in Study
    (26-Jan-2015)
    Motrin, Advil a safe option for children, researchers say

  • Health Tip: Getting a Good Day's Sleep
    (26-Jan-2015)
    When you work the night shift

  • Reducing Work-Family Conflict May Improve Sleep
    (26-Jan-2015)
    When managers and employees got more support in workplace, everyone got more rest, study says

  • Insomnia Linked to High Blood Pressure in Study
    (26-Jan-2015)
    But finding doesn't prove cause-and-effect relationship

  • Insomnia Linked to High Blood Pressure in Study
    (26-Jan-2015)
    But finding doesn't prove cause-and-effect relationship

  • Sleep Position Linked to Death Risk for Those With Epilepsy
    (21-Jan-2015)
    Researchers see similarities with sudden infant death syndrome

  • Health Tip: When Obesity Affects Sleep
    (19-Jan-2015)
    Suggestions for losing weight and sleeping better

  • Therapists Must Ease Patients' Fear When Treating Chronic Fatigue Syndrome: Study
    (14-Jan-2015)
    Many with condition are afraid exercise will make the condition worse

  • Asthma Tied to Higher Risk of Sleep Apnea
    (13-Jan-2015)
    The longer a person had asthma, the more likely they developed the breathing disorder, study found

  • Night Shift May Boost Black Women's Diabetes Risk, Study Finds
    (12-Jan-2015)
    Odds are highest for younger women and those doing shift work for many years

  • Naps May Boost Your Baby's Memory
    (12-Jan-2015)
    Study found infants recalled tasks better if they slept within four hours of learning

  • Kids With Bedroom Smartphones Sleep Less: Study
    (05-Jan-2015)
    Experts recommend limiting use of small screen devices

  • Health Tip: If Snoring Keeps You up at Night
    (30-Dec-2014)
    Losing excess weight may help

  • Health Tip: Warning Signs of Sleep Apnea
    (22-Dec-2014)
    Most notably, loud snoring

  • Health Tip: Warning Signs of Sleep Apnea
    (22-Dec-2014)
    Most notably, loud snoring

  • Tablets and E-readers May Disrupt Your Sleep
    (22-Dec-2014)
    Light from these devices wakes your brain, study finds

  • Health Tip: When Children Wake at Night
    (17-Dec-2014)
    Separation anxiety is a frequent cause

  • Work Steals Valuable Sleep Time, Study Finds
    (16-Dec-2014)
    Flexible start times, less late-night TV would help solve America's problem, experts say

  • Work Steals Valuable Sleep Time, Study Finds
    (16-Dec-2014)
    Flexible start times, less late-night TV would help solve America's problem, experts say

  • Alcohol Before Bedtime Won't Help Your Sleep, Study Finds
    (15-Dec-2014)
    Researchers advise against using booze to help get shut-eye

  • For Young Kids, Too Little Sleep Linked to Later Obesity
    (11-Dec-2014)
    Sleep issues, such as sleep apnea, also associated with excess weight, study finds

  • Gout Attacks More Common at Night: Study
    (11-Dec-2014)
    Dehydration, lower body temp, or hormonal shifts may be to blame, expert says

  • For Young Kids, Too Little Sleep Linked to Later Obesity
    (11-Dec-2014)
    Sleep issues, such as sleep apnea, also associated with excess weight, study finds

  • Almost All U.S. Teens Are Sleep Deprived, Study Finds
    (11-Dec-2014)
    Too-early school start times are one big factor, experts say

  • Sleep Apnea May Raise Risk for Dementia
    (10-Dec-2014)
    Study suggests low oxygen levels, less time in deep shut-eye may contribute to brain changes

  • Sleep Apnea May Raise Risk for Dementia
    (10-Dec-2014)
    Study suggests low oxygen levels, less time in deep shut-eye may contribute to brain changes

  • Full Bladder May Get a Third of Women Over 40 Up at Night
    (09-Dec-2014)
    Known as nocturia, condition can be benign or linked to more serious health issue, researchers note

  • Sleep Apnea May Lower Your Aerobic Fitness
    (03-Dec-2014)
    People with the sleep disorder take in less oxygen during exercise, small study finds

  • Sleep Apnea May Lower Your Aerobic Fitness
    (03-Dec-2014)
    People with the sleep disorder take in less oxygen during exercise, small study finds

  • How Well You Sleep May Depend on Your Genes, Study Suggests
    (03-Dec-2014)
    Scientists pinpoint area of DNA, but difference is only few minutes each night

  • Babies Still Sleeping With Soft Bedding Despite SIDS Risk: CDC
    (01-Dec-2014)
    Over half have items in crib that may up odds of sudden infant death syndrome

  • Teens Given Anxiety, Sleep Meds May Be at Risk for Drug Abuse
    (25-Nov-2014)
    Study finds illicit drug use more likely after their prescribed medications run out

  • Working Night Shift Slows Metabolism, Study Suggests
    (18-Nov-2014)
    Finding means fewer calories burned, and may explain why shift workers tend to gain weight, researcher says

  • Feeling 'Worn Out'? Your Heart May Pay the Price
    (17-Nov-2014)
    Unmanaged stress and fatigue take a toll on your cardiovascular health, researchers report

  • Sleep Apnea Linked to Kidney Disease Progression in Diabetics
    (14-Nov-2014)
    Screening for sleep disorder could spot those at risk for more rapid loss of renal function, researchers say

  • Undiagnosed Sleep Problems May Be Common Among Firefighters
    (13-Nov-2014)
    These disorders linked to risk for car accidents and poor health, study suggests

  • Undiagnosed Sleep Problems May Be Common Among Firefighters
    (13-Nov-2014)
    These disorders linked to risk for car accidents and poor health, study suggests

  • Undiagnosed Sleep Problems May Be Common Among Firefighters
    (13-Nov-2014)
    These disorders linked to risk for car accidents and poor health, study suggests

  • Hospital Workers Wash Hands Less at End of Shift, Study Finds
    (12-Nov-2014)
    New research suggests mental fatigue may be responsible for lapse in hygiene

  • Health Tip: Easing Your Child's Bedtime Fears
    (12-Nov-2014)
    Offer reassurance, but don't offer your bed

  • Health Tip: Keep Your Bedroom Pleasing
    (11-Nov-2014)
    Make the atmosphere conducive for sleep

  • Study Builds Case for Later High School Starting Time
    (07-Nov-2014)
    Researchers followed kids, teens as they grew up and found sleeping patterns shifted, shrunk

  • Long-Term Shift Work May Drain the Brain, Study Reports
    (04-Nov-2014)
    Rotating shifts for more than 10 years seemed to have the biggest impact, researchers say

  • Make the Most of This Weekend's Time Change
    (02-Nov-2014)
    Sleep expert offers tips on how to adjust as clocks fall back an hour on Sunday

  • Sleep Apnea May Steal Some of Your Memory: Study
    (31-Oct-2014)
    Remembering everyday things was harder for those whose slumber was disrupted during dreaming cycle

  • Sleep Apnea May Steal Some of Your Memory: Study
    (31-Oct-2014)
    Remembering everyday things was harder for those whose slumber was disrupted during dreaming cycle

  • Brain Scans Yield Clues to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    (30-Oct-2014)
    Findings might help doctors diagnose the baffling condition

  • Eczema Tied to Bone Fracture Risk in Study
    (30-Oct-2014)
    Risk was small; distractions caused by itch and sleep problems are possible factors, experts say

  • Sleep Woes Common Among Troubled Young Children, Study Says
    (28-Oct-2014)
    Researchers link psychiatric issues to 'behavioral insomnias of childhood'

  • Sleep Duration Linked to Ulcerative Colitis Risk in Study
    (24-Oct-2014)
    Getting too much, too little may raise chances of inflammatory bowel condition

  • Sleep Apnea Gear Doesn't Squelch Sex Life, Study Says
    (22-Oct-2014)
    Patients who get treatment are as satisfied with lovemaking as those who don't

  • Health Tip: Anxiety Can Affect Your Health
    (22-Oct-2014)
    Symptoms to watch for

  • Sleep Apnea Gear Doesn't Squelch Sex Life, Study Says
    (22-Oct-2014)
    Patients who get treatment are as satisfied with lovemaking as those who don't

  • Health Tip: Trouble Sleeping During Pregnancy
    (20-Oct-2014)
    Reasons include having to go more often

  • Gut Microbes Tied to Jet Lag, Shift-Work Weight Gain
    (16-Oct-2014)
    Body's helpful bacteria may have internal clocks, too, researchers suggest

  • Health Tip: Take a Nap
    (15-Oct-2014)
    It can help you get through the rest of your day

  • Sleeping on Sofa Can Be Deadly for Babies, Study Finds
    (13-Oct-2014)
    Researchers uncover higher risk for SIDS, suffocation

  • Health Tip: Is Stress Keeping You Awake?
    (08-Oct-2014)
    Suggestions to battle stress-related insomnia

  • Certain Meds, Driving Can Be Deadly Mix: FDA
    (07-Oct-2014)
    Even nonprescription drugs might bring on drowsiness, agency warns

  • Could a 'Fat Tongue' Be a Factor in Sleep Apnea?
    (30-Sep-2014)
    In study, obese people with the disorder tended to have more fat at base of tongue

  • Could a 'Fat Tongue' Be a Factor in Sleep Apnea?
    (30-Sep-2014)
    In study, obese people with the disorder tended to have more fat at base of tongue

  • Untreated Sleep Apnea May Raise Risk of Surgical Complications: Study
    (26-Sep-2014)
    Researchers recommend preoperative screening

  • Ban Electronics in Kids' Bedrooms, Expert Says
    (26-Sep-2014)
    Electronic lights, action keep kids up at night and can impact school performance

  • Health Tip: Health Tip: Are Your Teeth in a Grind?
    (26-Sep-2014)
    Suggestions for people who grind teeth

  • Untreated Sleep Apnea May Raise Risk of Surgical Complications: Study
    (26-Sep-2014)
    Researchers recommend preoperative screening

  • A Good Night's Sleep May Mean a Good Day's Work
    (14-Sep-2014)
    Too much, too little slumber linked to raised number of sick days, researchers say

  • Study: Undiagnosed Sleep Disorders Common With Multiple Sclerosis
    (12-Sep-2014)
    Lack of shuteye could affect disease progression, researchers caution

  • Health Tip: Helping Your Newborn Sleep
    (12-Sep-2014)
    Watch for signs that the infant is tired

  • Study: Undiagnosed Sleep Disorders Common With Multiple Sclerosis
    (12-Sep-2014)
    Lack of shuteye could affect disease progression, researchers caution

  • Health Tip: If Your Child Can't Sleep
    (11-Sep-2014)
    Signs you should alert the pediatrician

  • Cutting Calories May Ease Sleep Apnea in Obese, Study Finds
    (10-Sep-2014)
    Brazilian researchers say calorie restrictions also can lower blood pressure in that group of people

  • Cutting Calories May Ease Sleep Apnea in Obese, Study Finds
    (10-Sep-2014)
    Brazilian researchers say calorie restrictions also can lower blood pressure in that group of people

  • Putting Baby to Sleep on Animal Fur May Lower Asthma Risk: Study
    (08-Sep-2014)
    Researchers suggest contact with natural microbes may offer protection

  • Poor Quality Sleep May Be Linked to Shrinking Brain
    (03-Sep-2014)
    Study finds long-term losses in gray matter

  • Less Sleep in Teen Years Tied to More Pounds at 21
    (28-Aug-2014)
    16-year-olds should get more than 8 hours of shuteye a night to help avoid obesity, research says

  • Sleep Apnea Treatment Helps Seniors, Study Finds
    (27-Aug-2014)
    British researchers report it improved slumber, lowered daytime sleepiness

  • Health Tip: Do You Talk in Your Sleep?
    (27-Aug-2014)
    You may not be getting enough rest

  • Sleep Apnea Treatment Helps Seniors, Study Finds
    (27-Aug-2014)
    British researchers report it improved slumber, lowered daytime sleepiness

  • 'Sleep Drunkenness' Is Common and Linked to Other Behavior Issues
    (26-Aug-2014)
    But condition remains poorly defined and little understood, researcher says

  • 'Sleep Drunkenness' Is Common and Linked to Other Behavior Issues
    (26-Aug-2014)
    But condition remains poorly defined and little understood, researcher says

  • Start School Later for Older Kids, Pediatricians Urge
    (25-Aug-2014)
    Opening bell should be no earlier than 8:30, says Academy of Pediatrics

  • Getting Back to School Sleep Schedules
    (23-Aug-2014)
    Expert offers advice on how to help kids adjust to earlier bedtimes

  • Health Tip: When Your Child Is Afraid to Sleep
    (21-Aug-2014)
    Understand what's behind the fear

  • Seniors' Sleep Woes May Be Linked to Loss of Brain Cells
    (20-Aug-2014)
    Decline of these neurons occurs with aging, Alzheimer's, researchers say

  • Ease Kids Into School Sleep Schedules
    (17-Aug-2014)
    Making the adjustment 'doesn't just happen overnight,' health expert says

  • Severe Sleep Apnea May Boost Odds for Stubborn High Blood Pressure
    (15-Aug-2014)
    The two conditions may be interconnected, study finds

  • Health Tip: If Your Child is Having Nightmares
    (15-Aug-2014)
    Keeping a sleep diary may help

  • Severe Sleep Apnea May Boost Odds for Stubborn High Blood Pressure
    (15-Aug-2014)
    The two conditions may be interconnected, study finds

  • Employees Benefit From Natural Light, Study Finds
    (14-Aug-2014)
    Sunshine-exposed workers slept better, had better quality of life, researchers say

  • Belsomra Approved for Insomnia
    (14-Aug-2014)
    First such drug designed to affect sleep-wake cycle

  • FDA Approves New Kind of Insomnia Drug
    (14-Aug-2014)
    Belsomra acts on brain chemical that regulates sleep-wake cycle

  • Many Shift Workers Use Drugs to Sleep, Stay Awake, Study Finds
    (13-Aug-2014)
    But questions about benefits, risks of these medications linger, review author notes

  • Study Hints at Link Between Poor Sleep, Suicide Risk
    (13-Aug-2014)
    But the research involving older adults doesn't prove cause and effect

  • Sleep Woes for Astronauts May Pose Risks in Space: Study
    (08-Aug-2014)
    Many not getting enough rest, and widespread use of sleeping pills could impair ability to perform duties

  • Portable Monitors OK for Spotting Sleep Apnea: New Guidelines
    (05-Aug-2014)
    But the devices aren't for everyone, experts advise

  • No Link Between Sleep Apnea, Cancer, Study Finds
    (05-Aug-2014)
    Risk factors for the two are similar, an expert says

  • Portable Monitors OK for Spotting Sleep Apnea: New Guidelines
    (05-Aug-2014)
    But the devices aren't for everyone, experts advise

  • No Link Between Sleep Apnea, Cancer, Study Finds
    (05-Aug-2014)
    Risk factors for the two are similar, an expert says

  • Portable Monitors OK for Spotting Sleep Apnea: New Guidelines
    (05-Aug-2014)
    But the devices aren't for everyone, experts advise

  • Health Tip: Seeing a Doctor About Sleep
    (04-Aug-2014)
    Signs that a sleep problem needs medical attention

  • Tonsillectomy for Sleep Apnea May Trigger Weight Gain
    (28-Jul-2014)
    Study found overweight kids who had surgery were more likely to become obese within seven months

  • Tonsillectomy for Sleep Apnea May Trigger Weight Gain
    (28-Jul-2014)
    Study found overweight kids who had surgery were more likely to become obese within seven months

  • Sleepless Nights After Divorce May Be Tied to Blood Pressure Rise
    (22-Jul-2014)
    Small study finds delayed reaction among those who had trouble resting for more than 10 weeks

  • Bed-Sharing Linked to SIDS
    (14-Jul-2014)
    Study also finds risk factors for sleep-related death vary with baby's age

  • Health Tip: Creating the Right Bedroom
    (09-Jul-2014)
    Make sure it's dark and cool

  • One in 25 Reports Falling Asleep at the Wheel: CDC Report
    (03-Jul-2014)
    Young adult males and binge drinkers more likely to drive while drowsy, study finds.

  • One in 25 Reports Falling Asleep at the Wheel: CDC Report
    (03-Jul-2014)
    Young adult males and binge drinkers more likely to drive while drowsy, study finds.

  • Health Tip: Dealing With Narcolepsy When Driving
    (01-Jul-2014)
    Suggestions to help you stay awake

  • Summer's a Great Time for Tonsil Removal
    (27-Jun-2014)
    Surgery won't disrupt school schedule, kids can relax during recovery, doctor says

  • Healthy Weight Loss May Bring Better Sleep, Brighter Mood
    (24-Jun-2014)
    But only the emotional boost seemed to last over the long-term, researchers say

  • Hypnosis May Help Improve Deep Sleep
    (20-Jun-2014)
    Study finds that those highly suggestible to hypnosis can have deeper sleep after hypnotic suggestion

  • Health Tip: Set Rules About Bunk Beds
    (18-Jun-2014)
    Top bunk shouldn't be used by kids under 6

  • Treating Sleep Apnea May Lower Heart Risks, Study Finds
    (11-Jun-2014)
    For obese patients, weight loss is recommended, too, expert says

  • Parents' Sleep May Affect Child's Risk of Obesity: Study
    (11-Jun-2014)
    All family members need adequate rest to protect against preschoolers' weight gain, experts say

  • Sleep Apnea May Raise Risk of Diabetes, Research Suggests
    (06-Jun-2014)
    Up to 30 percent higher chance of developing blood sugar disease seen in study, but findings aren't conclusive

  • Health Tip: Can't Sleep?
    (06-Jun-2014)
    Risk factors for insomnia

  • Poor Sleep May Lead to Worse Grades for College Students
    (06-Jun-2014)
    Restless nights affect academic performance as much as binge drinking and smoking pot, study suggests

  • Health Tip: Can't Sleep?
    (06-Jun-2014)
    Risk factors for insomnia

  • Poor Sleep May Lead to Worse Grades for College Students
    (06-Jun-2014)
    Restless nights affect academic performance as much as binge drinking and smoking pot, study suggests

  • CPAP Mask Success May Depend on Family Support, Study Finds
    (05-Jun-2014)
    People who used the sleep apnea treatment fared better if loved ones encouraged the therapy

  • CPAP Mask Success May Depend on Family Support, Study Finds
    (05-Jun-2014)
    People who used the sleep apnea treatment fared better if loved ones encouraged the therapy

  • More Americans Kept Awake by Fido, Fluffy
    (05-Jun-2014)
    Reports of pets' interference with sleep rose 10-fold between 2002 and 2013, researchers say

  • Snoring, High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy May Raise Apnea Risk
    (04-Jun-2014)
    Sleep disorder affects up to one-third of women by the last few months of pregnancy, researchers report

  • Sleep Apnea 'CPAP' Masks Might Help Ease High Blood Pressure
    (04-Jun-2014)
    Small study found healthy drop in BP readings when the breathing devices were used

  • Snoring, High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy May Raise Apnea Risk
    (04-Jun-2014)
    Sleep disorder affects up to one-third of women by the last few months of pregnancy, researchers report

  • Sleep Apnea 'CPAP' Masks Might Help Ease High Blood Pressure
    (04-Jun-2014)
    Small study found healthy drop in BP readings when the breathing devices were used

  • Study Links Pot Use With Poor Sleep
    (04-Jun-2014)
    It's possible that insomnia leads some people to turn to marijuana, study authors say

  • Snoring, High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy May Raise Apnea Risk
    (04-Jun-2014)
    Sleep disorder affects up to one-third of women by the last few months of pregnancy, researchers report

  • Study Links Pot Use With Poor Sleep
    (04-Jun-2014)
    It's possible that insomnia leads some people to turn to marijuana, study authors say

  • Health Tip: Help Improve Your Child's Sleep
    (03-Jun-2014)
    Regulate the youngster's exposure to light

  • Suicides More Likely After Midnight, Study Finds
    (03-Jun-2014)
    Treating chronic insomnia may help reduce risk, researchers add

  • New Campaign Seeks to Help Sleep-Deprived Americans
    (23-May-2014)
    'Sleep Well, Be Well' hopes to boost the nation's health by stressing the necessity of restful nights

  • New Campaign Seeks to Help Sleep-Deprived Americans
    (23-May-2014)
    'Sleep Well, Be Well' hopes to boost the nation's health by stressing the necessity of restful nights

  • New Campaign Seeks to Help Sleep-Deprived Americans
    (23-May-2014)
    'Sleep Well, Be Well' hopes to boost the nation's health by stressing the necessity of restful nights

  • Sleep Apnea Linked to Raised Stroke Risk in Women, Too
    (20-May-2014)
    Later onset of the sleep disorder may have led to an underestimation of women's risk, study suggests

  • Could Sleep Apnea Affect Your Hearing?
    (20-May-2014)
    Study suggests people with the disorder should have their hearing tested

  • Sleep Apnea Linked to Raised Stroke Risk in Women, Too
    (20-May-2014)
    Later onset of the sleep disorder may have led to an underestimation of women's risk, study suggests

  • Could Sleep Apnea Affect Your Hearing?
    (20-May-2014)
    Study suggests people with the disorder should have their hearing tested

  • Sleeping Pill Use Tied to Poorer Survival for Heart Failure Patients
    (19-May-2014)
    Study also found heightened odds for heart trouble in patients taking benzodiazepine sleep aids

  • More Evidence Ties Poor Sleep to Obesity in Kids
    (19-May-2014)
    Study highlights need for consistent bedtime, experts say

  • Health Tip: Dealing With Shift Work Fatigue
    (15-May-2014)
    Don't work extended hours

  • Start Sleep Drug Lunesta at Lower Dose for Safety, FDA Says
    (15-May-2014)
    Agency points to studies showing daytime drowsiness that could interfere with driving

  • Start Sleep Drug Lunesta at Lower Dose for Safety, FDA Says
    (15-May-2014)
    Agency points to studies showing daytime drowsiness that could interfere with driving

  • Adults With Autism at Risk for Many Health Problems: Study
    (14-May-2014)
    Research shows rates of mental, physical problems higher in these patients than among other adults

  • Mild Electrical Zaps to Brain Induce 'Lucid Dreaming' in Study
    (12-May-2014)
    Research offers insight into line between consciousness, unconsciousness

  • Health Tip: How Many Zzzz's Do You Need?
    (08-May-2014)
    A sleep guide by age

  • Sleep Apnea Linked to Raised Risk of Death in Pregnancy
    (06-May-2014)
    Study found an association but didn't prove the nighttime breathing disorder caused the higher risk

  • Sleep Apnea Linked to Raised Risk of Death in Pregnancy
    (06-May-2014)
    Study found an association but didn't prove the nighttime breathing disorder caused the higher risk

  • Nightmares May Haunt Bullied Kids
    (05-May-2014)
    Study found effect of taunting lingered a few years, but bullies don't seem to suffer bad dreams

  • Brain Scans Spot Possible Clues to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    (02-May-2014)
    Inflammation may play a role, small study suggests

  • Too Much or Too Little Sleep Tied to Memory Problems in Older Women
    (01-May-2014)
    Those who slept either 5 hours or less, 9 hours or more daily showed effect in study

  • Health Tip: When Lifestyle Disrupts Sleep
    (23-Apr-2014)
    Stress can keep you awake

  • Too Little Sleep May Add to Teen Health Problems
    (21-Apr-2014)
    Most surveyed got 6 hours or less shuteye a night, and experts blame electronic devices in bedrooms

  • Chimps Prefer Firm 'Mattress'
    (16-Apr-2014)
    Like humans, they're highly selective about where they sleep, researcher says

  • Sleep Apnea May Be Linked to Poor Bone Health
    (15-Apr-2014)
    Osteoporosis rates rose among people with breathing disorder, study found

  • Sleep Apnea May Be Linked to Poor Bone Health
    (15-Apr-2014)
    Osteoporosis rates rose among people with breathing disorder, study found

  • Crankier Babies May Get More TV Time
    (14-Apr-2014)
    Study didn't look at type of programming or possible effect on kids

  • Health Tip: Naptime for Toddlers
    (09-Apr-2014)
    Keep them on schedule

  • Naps Enhance Learning for Young Children, Study Says
    (09-Apr-2014)
    Preschoolers, infants performed better on language experiments after brief sleep

  • ICU-Related Depression Often Overlooked, Study Finds
    (08-Apr-2014)
    One-third of patients exhibit physical symptoms, not the usual mood behaviors

  • Poor Sleep Tied to Mental Decline in Older Men
    (04-Apr-2014)
    It isn't how long, but how well, people sleep that matters, study found

  • Hernia Repair Recovery Often Longer Than Expected
    (03-Apr-2014)
    Pain, fatigue may persist up to seven days after surgery, study shows

  • Insomnia May Raise Stroke Risk, Especially for Younger Adults
    (03-Apr-2014)
    Researchers in Taiwan found strongest connection among people younger than 34

  • Insomnia May Raise Stroke Risk, Especially for Younger Adults
    (03-Apr-2014)
    Researchers in Taiwan found strongest connection among people younger than 34

  • The Morning Light May Help You Stay Slim
    (02-Apr-2014)
    Study found people tended to be leaner if they got sun exposure earlier, rather than later, in day

  • Study Ties Daylight Saving Time Change to Rise in Heart Attacks
    (31-Mar-2014)
    Michigan hospitals had more related admissions the next Monday, researchers found

  • Toddlers Who Sleep Less May Eat More
    (25-Mar-2014)
    Short sleepers might be at greater risk for obesity, study suggests

  • Health Tip: Understanding Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    (17-Mar-2014)
    Warning signs may include flu-like symptoms

  • Health Tip: Help a Loved One With Sleep Apnea
    (13-Mar-2014)
    If your partner has symptoms, don't ignore them

  • Health Tip: Help a Loved One With Sleep Apnea
    (13-Mar-2014)
    If your partner has symptoms, don't ignore them

  • Sleep Disrupted? Maybe It's Daylight Saving Time
    (10-Mar-2014)
    It's harder to 'spring forward' than to 'fall back,' doctor says

  • Just 1.5 Hours of TV a Day May Disrupt Kids' Sleep, Study Says
    (10-Mar-2014)
    The more they watch, the greater the sleep loss

  • Daylight Saving Time's Arrival May Disrupt Your Sleep
    (09-Mar-2014)
    It's harder to 'spring forward' than to 'fall back,' doctor says

  • Lack of Sleep Compounds Health Problems for Obese Teens: Study
    (06-Mar-2014)
    Researchers report it was independently associated with higher risk of heart disease, diabetes

  • Yoga May Help Breast Cancer Patients During Radiation Therapy
    (04-Mar-2014)
    Study found it lowered levels of stress hormones, reduced fatigue, improved quality of life

  • Sleep Apnea Might Raise Pneumonia Risk: Study
    (03-Mar-2014)
    Disrupted nighttime breathing makes getting fluid into the lungs more likely, researchers explain

  • Health Tip: Enjoy a Nap
    (03-Mar-2014)
    You'll probably wake up more alert

  • Sleep Apnea Might Raise Pneumonia Risk: Study
    (03-Mar-2014)
    Disrupted nighttime breathing makes getting fluid into the lungs more likely, researchers explain

  • Baby 'Sleep Machines' Could Damage Hearing, Study Suggests
    (03-Mar-2014)
    Keep volume low and place device well away from crib, expert says

  • Common Asthma Meds May Raise Sleep Apnea Risk, Study Says
    (28-Feb-2014)
    Preliminary finding saw possible link between certain inhaler drugs and the sleep disorder, but more research needed

  • Poor Sleep in Gulf War Vets May Be Tied to Brain Changes
    (28-Feb-2014)
    Researchers say problem seems to be linked with less gray matter, which controls memory, thinking

  • Insomniacs' Brains May Work Differently
    (28-Feb-2014)
    Small study suggests more 'plasticity' might keep active brains too busy at night

  • Insomniacs' Brains May Work Differently
    (28-Feb-2014)
    Small study suggests more 'plasticity' might keep active brains too busy at night

  • Most Teens With Fibromyalgia Suffer Pain, Fatigue as Adults
    (26-Feb-2014)
    Four of five continued to experience symptoms, while half had full-blown disorder, study finds

  • Students' Health Habits Tied to School Success
    (22-Feb-2014)
    Fitness, nutrition, proper sleep and TV restrictions appeared to make a difference in study of city kids

  • Health Tip: Understanding Sleep
    (21-Feb-2014)
    Debunking common myths

  • Do You Often Recall Dreams? Your Brain Might Be More Active
    (21-Feb-2014)
    In French brain-scan study, 'high recallers' remembered dreams five mornings per week

  • A Little Weight Loss May Ease Sleep Apnea
    (20-Feb-2014)
    Finnish study of obese people found the breathing condition improved over four-year period

  • A Little Weight Loss May Ease Sleep Apnea
    (20-Feb-2014)
    Finnish study of obese people found the breathing condition improved over four-year period

  • Sleep Apnea May Worsen Fatigue in MS Patients
    (14-Feb-2014)
    Small study suggests sleep disorder could be missed in people with multiple sclerosis

  • Sleep Apnea May Worsen Fatigue in MS Patients
    (14-Feb-2014)
    Small study suggests sleep disorder could be missed in people with multiple sclerosis

  • Restless Sleep Linked to Widespread Pain in Older Adults
    (13-Feb-2014)
    Anxiety, memory problems and poor health also play a role, study suggests

  • Stroke Can Cause Sleep Apnea in Some Patients
    (12-Feb-2014)
    Researchers find those with brain stem injury are more likely to develop the condition

  • New Drug Shows Promise for Restless Legs Syndrome: Study
    (12-Feb-2014)
    Symptoms improved and fewer patients experienced disease progression

  • New Drug Shows Promise for Restless Legs Syndrome: Study
    (12-Feb-2014)
    Symptoms improved and fewer patients experienced disease progression

  • Teens' Stress Levels Rival Those of Adults, Survey Finds
    (11-Feb-2014)
    Top worries include post-graduation choices, financial concerns

  • Smartphone Use for Business at Night May Not Be So Smart
    (07-Feb-2014)
    Late evening use disrupts sleep and may hurt productivity, study suggests

  • Smartphone Use for Business at Night May Not Be So Smart
    (07-Feb-2014)
    Late evening use disrupts sleep and may hurt productivity, study suggests

  • Preemie Breathing Problems Might Linger in Adulthood
    (05-Feb-2014)
    Small study suggests people born prematurely might have trouble with altitude changes

  • Risk of Depression May Rise With Too Much or Too Little Sleep
    (05-Feb-2014)
    Getting appropriate amount of shuteye is an investment in mental health, researchers report

  • Hetlioz Approved for Sleep Disorder in Blind People
    (31-Jan-2014)
    Condition stems from inability to govern sleep from light-dark cycle

  • Sleep Apnea Common After Spinal Cord Injury, Study Finds
    (28-Jan-2014)
    Injured patients should undergo evaluation for diagnosis of the breathing disorder, researchers say

  • Sleep Apnea Common After Spinal Cord Injury, Study Finds
    (28-Jan-2014)
    Injured patients should undergo evaluation for diagnosis of the breathing disorder, researchers say

  • Cops on Night Shift at Higher Risk of Serious Injury: Study
    (27-Jan-2014)
    Long-term leave tripled for those working 11 p.m. to 8 a.m., study finds

  • Yoga May Reduce Fatigue, Inflammation in Breast Cancer Survivors
    (27-Jan-2014)
    Researchers think improved sleep may be the key to benefits

  • Cops on Night Shift at Higher Risk of Serious Injury: Study
    (27-Jan-2014)
    Long-term leave tripled for those working 11 p.m. to 8 a.m., study finds

  • Yoga May Reduce Fatigue, Inflammation in Breast Cancer Survivors
    (27-Jan-2014)
    Researchers think improved sleep may be the key to benefits

  • Health Tip: Get More Restful Sleep
    (24-Jan-2014)
    Keep the bedroom cool

  • Sleep During the Day May Throw Genes Into Disarray
    (21-Jan-2014)
    Study might explain why health problems are more common among night workers

  • Extra Zzz's in Morning May Help Teens Stay Alert in Class
    (20-Jan-2014)
    Scheduling classes a bit later seems to reduce daytime sleepiness in high school students, study says

  • 'Sleep Hormone' Tied to Possible Lower Prostate Cancer Risk
    (20-Jan-2014)
    Preliminary study measured levels of melatonin in Icelandic men

  • Health Tip: Is Your Blood Sugar Low at Night?
    (13-Jan-2014)
    Sweating while sleeping may be a warning sign

  • Health Tip: Coping With Sleepwalking
    (09-Jan-2014)
    Try to get more rest

  • Chest Implant Might Help With Hard-to-Treat Sleep Apnea
    (08-Jan-2014)
    Study found device may provide alternative to air mask therapy

  • Health Tip: Why Babies Wake at Night
    (08-Jan-2014)
    Temperament may be a factor

  • Gene Might Be Linked to Sleep Disorder Narcolepsy
    (06-Jan-2014)
    Study finds common thread among people with this inability to stay awake

  • Keep Your Toddler's Body Clock in Mind at Bedtime
    (03-Jan-2014)
    Study found sleep problems arose when kids were put to bed at wrong time

  • Keep Your Toddler's Body Clock in Mind at Bedtime
    (03-Jan-2014)
    Study found sleep problems arose when kids were put to bed at wrong time

  • Health Tip: Teens Need Enough Sleep
    (31-Dec-2013)
    Or they may have problems learning and concentrating

  • Health Tip: Make Your Bed Comfy
    (24-Dec-2013)
    The right mattress and pillows can help you sleep

  • Keeping Healthy During Holiday Travel
    (22-Dec-2013)
    Expert offers advice on preventing blood clots, dehydration and fatigue over long distances

  • New Insights Into Sleeping Disorder Narcolepsy
    (18-Dec-2013)
    It may have its roots in immune system problems, study suggests

  • Bad Night's Sleep May Raise Blood Pressure in Kids
    (16-Dec-2013)
    Study from China followed normal-weight teens, and found a slight increase in pressure

  • Bad Night's Sleep May Raise Blood Pressure in Kids
    (16-Dec-2013)
    Study from China followed normal-weight teens, and found a slight increase in pressure

  • Treating Sleep Apnea Might Be a Win-Win for Golfers
    (13-Dec-2013)
    Lower handicap after treatment attributed to sharper focus

  • Treating Sleep Apnea May Lower Hard-to-Control Blood Pressure
    (10-Dec-2013)
    Sleep apnea device allows normal breathing, reduces stress on body, study suggests

  • Treating Sleep Apnea May Lower Hard-to-Control Blood Pressure
    (10-Dec-2013)
    Sleep apnea device allows normal breathing, reduces stress on body, study suggests

  • Evening East-West NFL Matchups Put One Team at Disadvantage: Study
    (06-Dec-2013)
    Games played after 8 p.m. may favor biological clocks of Pacific time players

  • Why Johnny Can't Sleep
    (05-Dec-2013)
    New research on teens says parenting, social ties play bigger role than biology

  • Rheumatoid Arthritis Patients See Big Boost in Quality of Life
    (03-Dec-2013)
    Dutch study found substantial drops in anxiety, depression and disability over 2 decades

  • Watch Out for Sleepy Drivers This Thanksgiving Holiday
    (26-Nov-2013)
    Fading daylight also can cause drowsiness

  • Brain Connections Strengthen As Kids Sleep, Study Suggests
    (26-Nov-2013)
    Implications of inadequate shuteye still aren't clear

  • Newer Foam Mattresses May Help Prevent Bedsores in Nursing Homes
    (22-Nov-2013)
    Study suggests using high-density mattresses means residents don't need to be turned as often

  • Steady Sleep Schedule May Help Keep Weight Off
    (21-Nov-2013)
    Study found consistent bedtime and wake-up time was linked to lower body fat in young women

  • Health Tip: Battling Bruxism
    (20-Nov-2013)
    Here's how to handle teeth grinding

  • Health Tip: Track Your Child's Sleep
    (20-Nov-2013)
    A sleep diary can help identify problems

  • Insomnia Cure Boosts Success of Depression Treatment, Study Finds
    (19-Nov-2013)
    Treat both conditions simultaneously, researchers suggest

  • Insomnia Cure Boosts Success of Depression Treatment, Study Finds
    (19-Nov-2013)
    Treat both conditions simultaneously, researchers suggest

  • New Study Paints Grim Health Picture for Obese Teens
    (18-Nov-2013)
    Doctors should inform families about short- and long-term consequences, researcher says

  • Bedroom TV, Video Games Linked to Less Sleep in Boys With Autism
    (18-Nov-2013)
    But whether one causes the other isn't clear

  • Your Afternoon Coffee Might Trigger a Bad Night's Sleep
    (15-Nov-2013)
    Research suggests that drinking the brew even six hours prior to bedtime upsets slumber

  • Health Tip: Help Ease Separation Anxiety at Night
    (14-Nov-2013)
    Discuss sleep time in advance

  • Teens Who Are Night Owls May Struggle in School
    (14-Nov-2013)
    Study found staying up late translated into lower GPA scores, more emotional problems

  • Adjust the Lights, Hold the Morphine?
    (07-Nov-2013)
    Closer-to-normal lighting in hospital patient rooms linked to less pain in study

  • Adjust the Lights, Hold the Morphine?
    (07-Nov-2013)
    Closer-to-normal lighting in hospital patient rooms linked to less pain in study

  • Snoring in Pregnancy Tied to Possible Health Concerns
    (05-Nov-2013)
    Study saw higher rates of C-sections, smaller babies

  • Tired Surgeons May Not Be Error-Prone
    (05-Nov-2013)
    Study compared gallbladder surgery results for same doctors with and without enough sleep

  • Snoring in Pregnancy Tied to Possible Health Concerns
    (05-Nov-2013)
    Study saw higher rates of C-sections, smaller babies

  • Snoring in Pregnancy Tied to Possible Health Concerns
    (05-Nov-2013)
    Study saw higher rates of C-sections, smaller babies

  • Kids Who Add Sleep Can Subtract Pounds, Study Suggests
    (04-Nov-2013)
    But other lifestyle factors also influence weight control, experts say

  • As Clocks Turn Back on Sunday, Think About Better Sleep
    (03-Nov-2013)
    Time change offers chance to try to improve on slumber, experts say

  • As Clocks Turn Back on Sunday, Think About Better Sleep
    (03-Nov-2013)
    Time change offers chance to try to improve on slumber, experts say

  • Health Tip: When Baby Confuses Days With Nights
    (31-Oct-2013)
    Here's how to help reverse the schedule

  • Fibromyalgia Might Be Harder on Younger Patients, Study Finds
    (29-Oct-2013)
    Research compared symptom severity, quality of life in various age groups

  • Could a Good Night's Sleep Guard Against Alzheimer's?
    (24-Oct-2013)
    Study found that older people who got more sleep had less of the disease's hallmark plaques in their brains

  • Stress-Busting Tips From Experts
    (19-Oct-2013)
    Whether it's taking a nature walk or some deep breaths, activity helps

  • Too Much Texting May Leave College Kids Sleepy
    (18-Oct-2013)
    Study found more texting lined up with less high-quality slumber

  • Sleep May Be Brain's 'Cleaning' Time, Mouse Study Suggests
    (17-Oct-2013)
    Is waste-removal system at work during slumber?

  • Irregular Bedtimes Lead to Behavior Problems in Kids: Study
    (14-Oct-2013)
    But, setting a consistent bedtime can get children back on track, researcher says

  • Health Tip: Is Your Child Sleep-Deprived?
    (11-Oct-2013)
    Here are typical warning signs

  • Extra Shuteye on Weekends May Not Replace Sleep Lost During Week
    (11-Oct-2013)
    Sleep-deprived study volunteers still had poor attention levels even after making up for lost slumber

  • Yoga Fails to Cool Hot Flashes, But May Aid Sleep
    (10-Oct-2013)
    Expert says longer study might have found more benefit for menopausal women

  • Health Tip: Toddler-Proof Baby's Bed
    (07-Oct-2013)
    Remove most objects from the crib

  • Survey: Drowsy Driving More Likely for 'Short Sleepers'
    (07-Oct-2013)
    Feeling rested may not guarantee safety of those who sleep less than six hours a night

  • Poor Sleep Habits Linked With Chronic Diseases, Study Says
    (04-Oct-2013)
    Too much shuteye may be even more damaging than too little

  • Poor Sleep Habits Linked With Chronic Diseases, Study Says
    (04-Oct-2013)
    Too much shuteye may be even more damaging than too little

  • Kids With Autism Often Have Trouble Sleeping, Study Shows
    (01-Oct-2013)
    From age 2.5 until their teens, children with the disorder tend to wake up frequently during the night

  • Health Tip: Waking Up at Night
    (30-Sep-2013)
    Suggestions to prevent early wakeups in children

  • Teaching Sleep Tips to Parents Seems to Help Kids With Autism
    (27-Sep-2013)
    Boosting exercise, limiting caffeine and reducing video games at bedtime are important

  • Teaching Sleep Tips to Parents Seems to Help Kids With Autism
    (27-Sep-2013)
    Boosting exercise, limiting caffeine and reducing video games at bedtime are important

  • Bed-Sharing With Babies Tied to More Breast-Feeding
    (24-Sep-2013)
    But suffocation risk outweighs benefit of moms sleeping with infants, experts say

  • Can Afternoon Naps Help Preschoolers Learn Better?
    (23-Sep-2013)
    Rest time boosts a child's memory, small study suggests

  • Health Tip: Help Your Teen Get Enough Sleep
    (17-Sep-2013)
    Keep a regular schedule

  • Sleep Apnea Treatment May Help Patients Look Better
    (13-Sep-2013)
    Small study rated facial appearance before and after CPAP

  • Sleep Apnea Treatment May Help Patients Look Better
    (13-Sep-2013)
    Small study rated facial appearance before and after CPAP

  • Changes in Household Routines Help Reduce Kids' Obesity: Study
    (10-Sep-2013)
    Parents who limited kids' TV time, increased sleep time saw less excess weight gain in children

  • Black Americans at Raised Risk of Insufficient Sleep, Study Finds
    (09-Sep-2013)
    Racial disparity greatest among those in professional, management positions, researchers say

  • Black Americans at Raised Risk of Insufficient Sleep, Study Finds
    (09-Sep-2013)
    Racial disparity greatest among those in professional, management positions, researchers say

  • Health Tip: Grinding Your Teeth?
    (06-Sep-2013)
    Watch for head and jaw pain

  • Short Sleep on Work Nights Common: Poll
    (06-Sep-2013)
    International survey highlights how culture may influence sleep habits

  • Sleepy Teens Seem at Higher Risk for Pedestrian Accidents
    (06-Sep-2013)
    Virtual-reality study found those who lacked adequate sleep at greater risk of injury

  • Looking Sleepy Speaks Volumes, Study Says
    (05-Sep-2013)
    Others may misjudge you because of your droopy eyelids, hangdog expression

  • With Insomnia, Mind May Also Wander During Day
    (05-Sep-2013)
    Scans show that brain fails to turn off 'default' mode, affecting daytime concentration

  • Impulsive Food Purchases Tied to Too Little Sleep, Study Finds
    (05-Sep-2013)
    People may buy more food, higher-calorie items when deprived of shuteye

  • Looking Sleepy Speaks Volumes, Study Says
    (05-Sep-2013)
    Others may misjudge you because of your droopy eyelids, hangdog expression

  • With Insomnia, Mind May Also Wander During Day
    (05-Sep-2013)
    Scans show that brain fails to turn off 'default' mode, affecting daytime concentration

  • Sleep May Aid in Brain Repair, Mouse Study Finds
    (03-Sep-2013)
    Meanwhile, sleep deprivation appeared to harm brain cells

  • Most Childhood Sleep Problems Are Preventable: Expert
    (01-Sep-2013)
    Issues can disrupt entire family, pediatrician says

  • Prescription Sleep Aids a Common Choice for American Insomnia
    (29-Aug-2013)
    More than 8.5 million adults reported using them, CDC researchers found

  • Sleep Apnea Seen in Pregnant Women With Gestational Diabetes
    (23-Aug-2013)
    Small study finds they face higher risk of the night-time breathing disorder

  • Sleep Apnea May Be Linked to Glaucoma, Study Says
    (16-Aug-2013)
    Researchers recommend screenings for people with the sleep disorder

  • Sleep Apnea May Be Linked to Glaucoma, Study Says
    (16-Aug-2013)
    Researchers recommend screenings for people with the sleep disorder

  • Partner's Chronic Pain Can Interfere With Your Sleep
    (15-Aug-2013)
    Study looked at couples in which one member had knee osteoarthritis

  • One Exercise Session Won't Bring a Good Night's Sleep
    (15-Aug-2013)
    Study found there is no quick fix for insomnia when it comes to working out

  • One Exercise Session Won't Bring a Good Night's Sleep
    (15-Aug-2013)
    Study found there is no quick fix for insomnia when it comes to working out

  • Respiratory Therapy May Lower Death Risk for Some Sleep Apnea Patients
    (14-Aug-2013)
    Study looked at those who also have the respiratory condition COPD

  • Health Tip: When Your Child Is Scared of the Dark
    (13-Aug-2013)
    Offer assurance that he or she is safe

  • Are Truck Drivers on the Road to Ill Health?
    (13-Aug-2013)
    Greater demand for speed, efficiency take a toll, researcher finds

  • Healthy Eating, Good Night's Sleep Really Do Help Kids Learn
    (04-Aug-2013)
    Experts explain importance of these habits to school success

  • New Dads' Interest in Sex Often Drops After Childbirth: Study
    (01-Aug-2013)
    They're also stressed and tired, survey finds

  • Camping Sets Body Clock In Tune With Nature
    (01-Aug-2013)
    Study found artificial light might be disrupting circadian rhythms

  • Exercise Won't Ease Hot Flashes, Study Finds
    (01-Aug-2013)
    But it did help a little with insomnia, depression, researchers report

  • Could a Full Moon Keep You Up at Night?
    (25-Jul-2013)
    Study finds it's a time when people get less shut-eye, have shorter periods of deep sleep

  • Your Smartphone May Be Making You Fat
    (18-Jul-2013)
    Heavy use tied to sedentary lifestyle, less fitness in study of college students

  • Sleep Apnea Treatment Eases Nightmares in Vets With PTSD: Study
    (17-Jul-2013)
    For those with both post-traumatic stress and the sleep disorder, sticking with CPAP therapy may help

  • Sleep Apnea Treatment Eases Nightmares in Vets With PTSD: Study
    (17-Jul-2013)
    For those with both post-traumatic stress and the sleep disorder, sticking with CPAP therapy may help

  • Sleep Affects Concussion-Testing Results, Study Finds
    (15-Jul-2013)
    Athletes with the least shuteye had lower baseline scores

  • Health Tip: When You're Sleep-Deprived
    (10-Jul-2013)
    Brain and emotional health may suffer

  • Irregular Bedtimes May Sap Kids' Brainpower
    (09-Jul-2013)
    Study found that the longer children go to sleep at different times each night, the lower their scores on thinking tests

  • Sleep Tips for Summer Nights
    (07-Jul-2013)
    Don't let longer daylight hours disturb your slumber

  • Sleep Tips for Summer Nights
    (07-Jul-2013)
    Don't let longer daylight hours disturb your slumber

  • Sleepy Teens Reach for Fast Foods First
    (04-Jul-2013)
    Study found those who slept less than 7 hours a night were also less likely to eat fruits, vegetables

  • Waking Hospital Patients to Check Vital Signs May Do More Harm Than Good
    (01-Jul-2013)
    Study suggests nearly half might benefit more from undisturbed sleep

  • Night Owls May Pack on More Pounds
    (28-Jun-2013)
    Study found they ate worst foods late at night, long after sound sleepers had hit the sack

  • Health Tip: Understanding Excessive Sleepiness
    (21-Jun-2013)
    You may have a sleep disorder

  • Could Catching Up on Sleep Lower Your Diabetes Risk?
    (18-Jun-2013)
    Early study supports weekend power sleeping

  • Concussion Damage Looks Much Like Early Alzheimer's: Study
    (18-Jun-2013)
    Preliminary finding suggests mild brain injury triggers long-lasting abnormalities in white matter

  • Hot Weather Takes Toll on Farmworkers: Study
    (17-Jun-2013)
    Many contend with extreme temperatures in sleeping quarters; daytime fatigue could threaten worker safety

  • Restless Legs Syndrome Tied to Earlier Death Risk
    (12-Jun-2013)
    Older men with condition have 39 percent increase in mortality, study suggests

  • Sleep Apnea May Boost Risk of Sudden Cardiac Death
    (11-Jun-2013)
    Study findings bolster suspected link between sleep disorder and heart-related death

  • Sleep Apnea May Boost Risk of Sudden Cardiac Death
    (11-Jun-2013)
    Study findings bolster suspected link between sleep disorder and heart-related death

  • Consistent Bedtime Helps People Stick With Sleep Apnea Treatment
    (07-Jun-2013)
    Study looked at use of CPAP device

  • Sleeping on Back to Prevent SIDS Doesn't Appear to Hurt Babies' Ability to Roll
    (07-Jun-2013)
    Canadian study compared infant development before and after Back to Sleep campaign

  • Poor Sleep May Worsen Heart Woes in Women, Study Finds
    (07-Jun-2013)
    But lack of shuteye doesn't seem to have same effect on inflammation levels in men

  • Sleepy Men Might See Sexual Come-Ons Where None Exist
    (07-Jun-2013)
    Study of 60 college students didn't find similar effect in women

  • Consistent Bedtime Helps People Stick With Sleep Apnea Treatment
    (07-Jun-2013)
    Study looked at use of CPAP device

  • Windows Add to Office Workers' Well-Being, Study Finds
    (06-Jun-2013)
    More physical activity, better sleep associated with daylight exposure, researchers say

  • Physically Active Jobs Tied to Unusual Amounts of Sleep
    (06-Jun-2013)
    Study found these workers are often long or short sleepers, which may not be healthy

  • Weather Doesn't Trigger Fibromyalgia Symptoms, Study Finds
    (04-Jun-2013)
    But some patients still may be more sensitive than others

  • Fatigue Affects Baseball Players' Strike-Zone Judgment: Study
    (04-Jun-2013)
    And sleepier players may have shorter MLB careers, other findings suggest

  • Fatigue Affects Baseball Players' Strike-Zone Judgment: Study
    (04-Jun-2013)
    And sleepier players may have shorter MLB careers, other findings suggest

  • Infant Care May Help Explain Race-Linked Obesity Gap
    (03-Jun-2013)
    Black, Hispanic infants in study had solid foods sooner, more sugary drinks, less sleep

  • PTSD After Heart Attack Linked to Poor Sleep
    (30-May-2013)
    Problems with shut-eye may increase along with rise in stress disorder symptoms, study says

  • PTSD After Heart Attack Linked to Poor Sleep
    (30-May-2013)
    Problems with shut-eye may increase along with rise in stress disorder symptoms, study says

  • Military Families May Need Help With Mental Health
    (27-May-2013)
    Depression, anxiety and sleep problems can arise during long deployments of loved ones

  • Tots' Sleep Differences Due to Genes, Environment, Study Suggests
    (27-May-2013)
    But parents should still try to correct bad sleep habits, expert says

  • Sleep Duration Linked to Suicidal Thoughts in People With Insomnia
    (24-May-2013)
    One additional hour of shuteye reduced depressive thinking, study says

  • Sleep Duration Linked to Suicidal Thoughts in People With Insomnia
    (24-May-2013)
    One additional hour of shuteye reduced depressive thinking, study says

  • Removing Tonsils Helps Kids With Sleep Apnea, Study Finds
    (21-May-2013)
    Better slumber improved daytime energy and behavior, but not memory, learning, researchers say

  • Sleepless Nights May Hurt School Performance of Kids With Asthma
    (21-May-2013)
    Problems included carelessness, difficulty staying awake, study finds

  • Bed-Sharing Raises SIDS Risk Fivefold, Study Finds
    (21-May-2013)
    Number of cases would drop dramatically if parents did not sleep with their babies, researchers noted

  • Removing Tonsils Helps Kids With Sleep Apnea, Study Finds
    (21-May-2013)
    Better slumber improved daytime energy and behavior, but not memory, learning, researchers say

  • Sleep Apnea in Seniors Tied to Alzheimer's in Study
    (20-May-2013)
    Connection appeared strongest among thinner people, researcher says

  • Extra Vitamin D May Ease Crohn's Symptoms, Study Finds
    (20-May-2013)
    Improvements reported in muscle strength, fatigue and quality of life

  • Weekend 'Catch-Up' Sleep May Cut Young Drivers' Crash Risk
    (20-May-2013)
    Study found 21 percent higher chance of accident among those who slept less than 6 hours a night

  • Weekend 'Catch-Up' Sleep May Cut Young Drivers' Crash Risk
    (20-May-2013)
    Study found 21 percent higher chance of accident among those who slept less than 6 hours a night

  • FDA: Lower Ambien's Dose to Prevent Drowsy Driving
    (15-May-2013)
    Blood levels from nighttime dose of sleep aid can remain too high the next morning, agency says

  • Obesity Crisis May Be Fueling Big Jump in Sleep Apnea Cases
    (10-May-2013)
    Researcher calls troubled sleep an 'uncalculated cost' of America's weight epidemic

  • Exercise May Ease Pain of Fibromyalgia, Study Suggests
    (10-May-2013)
    Moderate physical activity doesn't exacerbate symptoms, researchers find

  • Yet Another Reason to Avoid Fatty Foods: Fatigue
    (10-May-2013)
    Daytime drowsiness, alertness influenced by diet, researchers say

  • Obesity Crisis May Be Fueling Big Jump in Sleep Apnea Cases
    (10-May-2013)
    Researcher calls troubled sleep an 'uncalculated cost' of America's weight epidemic

  • Insomnia Hints at Future Hospitalization
    (10-May-2013)
    Large U.S study also found greater odds of home health care use in people with sleep problem

  • Insomnia Hints at Future Hospitalization
    (10-May-2013)
    Large U.S study also found greater odds of home health care use in people with sleep problem

  • Buying Testosterone Supplements Online Can Be Risky
    (07-May-2013)
    Most sellers extol benefits with little mention of potential health hazards, study finds

  • Sleep Woes Tied to Prostate Cancer Risk in Study
    (07-May-2013)
    Men least likely to nod off were most likely to have severe disease, researchers found

  • Many U.S. Teens Struggle With Extreme Fatigue: Survey
    (01-May-2013)
    Problem often goes hand-in-hand with emotional disorders like depression, expert says

  • Many U.S. Teens Struggle With Extreme Fatigue: Survey
    (01-May-2013)
    Problem often goes hand-in-hand with emotional disorders like depression, expert says

  • ER Visits Tied to Ambien on the Rise
    (01-May-2013)
    Adverse reactions to popular sleep meds rose almost 220 percent between 2005 and 2010, study finds

  • ER Visits Tied to Ambien on the Rise
    (01-May-2013)
    Adverse reactions to popular sleep meds rose almost 220 percent between 2005 and 2010, study finds

  • Health Tip: What's Keeping Your Child Awake?
    (15-Apr-2013)
    Often, it's fear of the dark

  • Household Chores May Ease Nighttime Menopausal Symptoms
    (13-Apr-2013)
    Fewer awakenings seen among white, non-obese women who kept active with caregiving, chores

  • Common Sleep Disorder May Impair Drivers, Research Suggests
    (12-Apr-2013)
    Motorists with sleep apnea were more likely to fall asleep at wheel, fail simulated road tests

  • Common Sleep Disorder May Impair Drivers, Research Suggests
    (12-Apr-2013)
    Motorists with sleep apnea were more likely to fall asleep at wheel, fail simulated road tests

  • Treating Sleep Apnea Pays Off at Work, Study Finds
    (11-Apr-2013)
    As nighttime ZZZZs improve, so does daytime productivity

  • Treating Sleep Apnea Pays Off at Work, Study Finds
    (11-Apr-2013)
    As nighttime ZZZZs improve, so does daytime productivity

  • Study Puts New Spin on 'Sound Sleep'
    (11-Apr-2013)
    German researchers say certain sounds may boost memory while you snooze

  • Treating Sleep Apnea Pays Off at Work, Study Finds
    (11-Apr-2013)
    As nighttime ZZZZs improve, so does daytime productivity

  • Could Scientists Peek Into Your Dreams?
    (04-Apr-2013)
    In small study, computer programs and brain MRIs identified visual images during sleep

  • Is a Better Sleeping Pill on the Way?
    (03-Apr-2013)
    New type of med may eliminate grogginess, other side effects, study suggests

  • Health Tip: Poor Sleep Can Hurt Your Heart...
    (02-Apr-2013)
    ... By increasing stress, among other factors

  • Hot Tap Water May Pose Scalding Hazard
    (31-Mar-2013)
    Study found temperatures often set higher than safety standard

  • Springtime Allergies More Severe, Last Longer Now, Experts Say
    (28-Mar-2013)
    Here are tips to stifle your sniffles, sneezes

  • Shorter Shifts for Medical Interns May Not Boost Patient Safety
    (25-Mar-2013)
    Doctors in training don't get more sleep despite change, study found

  • Acting Out Dreams During Sleep May Signal Dementia
    (21-Mar-2013)
    Small study connects REM sleep behavior disorder with 'Lewy bodies' in brain

  • Health Tip: Avoid Too Much Activity Before Bedtime
    (19-Mar-2013)
    Suggestions to help sleepy folks get more rest

  • Bathroom Visits May Add to Sleep Problems for Seniors
    (14-Mar-2013)
    In older people with insomnia, nighttime awakenings last longer if they get up to urinate, study finds

  • Bathroom Visits May Add to Sleep Problems for Seniors
    (14-Mar-2013)
    In older people with insomnia, nighttime awakenings last longer if they get up to urinate, study finds

  • Sleep Apnea Treated Successfully in Non-Specialty Centers
    (12-Mar-2013)
    Australian study shows patients have more accessible, affordable options

  • Sleep Apnea Treated Successfully in Non-Specialty Centers
    (12-Mar-2013)
    Australian study shows patients have more accessible, affordable options

  • Full Pantry Plus Too Little Sleep Is Recipe for Weight Gain
    (11-Mar-2013)
    More nighttime snacking seen in small study of young adults

  • Tips on Coping With Daylight Saving Time
    (10-Mar-2013)
    Tweaking sleeping, eating, drinking and online habits all can help, experts advise

  • 'Violent Behavior' Occurs in Many Adult Sleepwalkers, Study Finds
    (08-Mar-2013)
    Those with disorder risk injury, fatigue and other health problems, researchers report

  • Health Tip: Don't Let GERD Interrupt Your Sleep
    (06-Mar-2013)
    Follow these suggestions to minimize symptoms

  • Insomnia Might Boost Heart Failure Risk
    (06-Mar-2013)
    Large Norwegian study looked at poor sleep quality, disease development over 11 years

  • Insomnia Might Boost Heart Failure Risk
    (06-Mar-2013)
    Large Norwegian study looked at poor sleep quality, disease development over 11 years

  • Sound Sleep Helps the Heart, Expert Says
    (05-Mar-2013)
    Between 6 and 8 hours nightly is ideal

  • Sound Sleep Helps the Heart, Expert Says
    (05-Mar-2013)
    Between 6 and 8 hours nightly is ideal

  • Spotting Sleep Problems in Special-Needs Children
    (05-Mar-2013)
    Small changes at home can help them get essential shuteye

  • Exercise Leads to Better Sleep: Poll
    (04-Mar-2013)
    For inactive people, even a short walk can help, says expert

  • Certain Sleep Aids May Raise Hip Fracture Risk in Nursing Homes: Study
    (04-Mar-2013)
    List includes common drugs such as Lunesta and Ambien, researchers say

  • Exercise Leads to Better Sleep: Poll
    (04-Mar-2013)
    For inactive people, even a short walk can help, says expert

  • Boosting Patients' Well-Being During Cancer Treatment
    (28-Feb-2013)
    Combination of exercises, discussions and deep breathing improve quality of life, specialists say

  • Health Tip: Develop Good Sleep Habits
    (28-Feb-2013)
    To wake refreshed each morning

  • Health Tip: Develop Good Sleep Habits
    (28-Feb-2013)
    To wake refreshed each morning

  • H1N1 Swine Flu Vaccine Tied to Sleep Disorder in British Children
    (27-Feb-2013)
    Pandemrix also found to raise narcolepsy risk in previous European studies

  • Lack of Sleep May Lead to Junk-Food Bingeing
    (26-Feb-2013)
    Young men in small study ate more when sleep-deprived

  • Health Tip: Could You Have Sleep Apnea?
    (25-Feb-2013)
    Watch for these warning signs of a poor night's sleep

  • Health Tip: Could You Have Sleep Apnea?
    (25-Feb-2013)
    Watch for these warning signs of a poor night's sleep

  • Sleep Deprivation May Disrupt Your Genes
    (25-Feb-2013)
    But small study doesn't explain how that works or effects on health

  • Health Tip: Could You Have Sleep Apnea?
    (25-Feb-2013)
    Watch for these warning signs of a poor night's sleep

  • Common Sense Approaches May Stem ICU Delirium
    (22-Feb-2013)
    Helping patients sleep lessens odds of confusion, study finds

  • Poor Nutrition Can Bite Into Your Sleep, Experts Say
    (11-Feb-2013)
    People with most varied diets are also best-rested, study finds

  • Most U.S. Soldiers May Suffer From Sleep Problems
    (31-Jan-2013)
    Those with depression, PTSD and pain are more at risk, study found

  • Most U.S. Soldiers May Suffer From Sleep Problems
    (31-Jan-2013)
    Those with depression, PTSD and pain are more at risk, study found

  • Lighter Sleep May Dull Memory Skills in Seniors
    (28-Jan-2013)
    Study found older people forgot more upon waking than younger people

  • Health Tip: Does Asthma Affect Your Sleep?
    (25-Jan-2013)
    Take medications as your doctor prescribes

  • U.S. Vets With Gulf War Syndrome Need Individualized Treatment: Report
    (23-Jan-2013)
    The Institute of Medicine calls the syndrome a 'very real, highly diverse' condition

  • 'Nightcaps' Don't Help You Sleep Better After All
    (23-Jan-2013)
    Review found alcohol makes people fall asleep sooner but disrupts sleep quality

  • 'Nightcaps' Don't Help You Sleep Better After All
    (23-Jan-2013)
    Review found alcohol makes people fall asleep sooner but disrupts sleep quality

  • Tired Couples May Take Each Other For Granted
    (21-Jan-2013)
    Less gratitude seen among those with sleep problems, researchers say

  • Health Tip: Excessively Sleepy?
    (18-Jan-2013)
    Talk with a doctor about your symptoms

  • Multiple Concussions Could Up Depression Risk in Former NFL Players
    (16-Jan-2013)
    Small studies found more psychological symptoms, brain changes in older ex-athletes with head trauma

  • Health Tip: If You're Always Tired
    (15-Jan-2013)
    Try to exercise anyway

  • Screen Time Near Bedtime Means Less Sleep for Kids
    (14-Jan-2013)
    Survey found watching TV, playing video games before bed delays sleep

  • FDA: Lower Ambien's Dose to Prevent Drowsy Driving
    (10-Jan-2013)
    Blood levels from nighttime dose remain too high the next morning, agency says

  • Psychological Woes Could Arise During Interplanetary Spaceflight: Study
    (07-Jan-2013)
    Healthy sleep duration and timing essential for astronauts, researchers say

  • Let Babies 'Cry It Out,' Study Suggests
    (07-Jan-2013)
    Resist the urge to immediately respond to your infant's nighttime awakenings, researchers say

  • Psychological Woes Could Arise During Interplanetary Spaceflight: Study
    (07-Jan-2013)
    Healthy sleep duration and timing essential for astronauts, researchers say

  • Helping Sleeping Moms-to-Be Breathe Easier May Benefit Baby
    (05-Jan-2013)
    Study finds that a treatment used in sleep apnea boosted healthy fetal movement

  • Helping Sleeping Moms-to-Be Breathe Easier May Benefit Baby
    (05-Jan-2013)
    Study finds that a treatment used in sleep apnea boosted healthy fetal movement

  • Many Americans Drive While Drowsy: Report
    (03-Jan-2013)
    1 in 25 reports falling asleep at the wheel, CDC says

  • Car Crashes Common for Sleepy Doctors in Training: Study
    (28-Dec-2012)
    1 in 10 report accidents, while 43 percent say they had 'near misses'

  • Cancer-Related Fatigue Often Overlooked, Study Finds
    (27-Dec-2012)
    Doctors should address helpful behaviors, treatments, researchers say

  • Fibromyalgia Diagnosis Often Missed in Men: Study
    (27-Dec-2012)
    Condition causing pain, fatigue, sleep woes is much more common in women

  • Health Tip: Help Ease Night Terrors
    (27-Dec-2012)
    Minimize your child's stress

  • Vitamin D Levels Linked to Daytime Sleepiness
    (14-Dec-2012)
    But study found contrasting relationship depending on race

  • Dog Helps Super-Sleepy Woman in Her Travels
    (14-Dec-2012)
    Case study tells of patient who could not stay awake on public transport

  • Vitamin D Levels Linked to Daytime Sleepiness
    (14-Dec-2012)
    But study found contrasting relationship depending on race

  • Combo Therapy May Help Ease Sleep Apnea at High Altitude
    (11-Dec-2012)
    Adding a breathing med to regular routine may help travelers' sleep apnea, researchers say

  • Combo Therapy May Help Ease Sleep Apnea at High Altitude
    (11-Dec-2012)
    Adding a breathing med to regular routine may help travelers' sleep apnea, researchers say

  • Sleep Apnea Tied to More Brain Damage in Women Than Men
    (07-Dec-2012)
    Areas involving decision-making, mood appeared most affected, study found

  • 'Chemo Brain' May Occur Before Treatment Even Starts
    (07-Dec-2012)
    Study suggests mental fog, fatigue tied to chemotherapy may be partly due to stress

  • Too Little Sleep Spurs Appetite-Boosting Hormones: Study
    (07-Dec-2012)
    Process worked differently in men, women

  • Can Teens' Lack of Sleep Lead to Diabetes?
    (07-Dec-2012)
    Less slumber was associated with higher insulin resistance, study says

  • Study: Treating Sleep Disorder May Thwart Heart Disease
    (05-Dec-2012)
    Sleep apnea, type 2 diabetes pose similar risks, researchers say

  • Study: Treating Sleep Disorder May Thwart Heart Disease
    (05-Dec-2012)
    Sleep apnea, type 2 diabetes pose similar risks, researchers say

  • 'Protected Power Naps' Could Help Keep Medical Interns Alert: Study
    (04-Dec-2012)
    Guaranteeing doctors-in-training a few hours of shut-eye each shift seems to help, researchers say

  • 'Protected Power Naps' Could Help Keep Medical Interns Alert: Study
    (04-Dec-2012)
    Guaranteeing doctors-in-training a few hours of shut-eye each shift seems to help, researchers say

  • Health Tip: If You Wake With Neck Pain
    (03-Dec-2012)
    Your pillow may be to blame

  • Extra Sleep May Help You Withstand Pain
    (03-Dec-2012)
    10 hours of nightly shut-eye reduced people's sensitivity to painful stimulus, study finds

  • Most Seniors Get a Good Night's Sleep, Study Says
    (30-Nov-2012)
    Common beliefs about older adults' problems with insomnia and daytime drowsiness put to rest

  • Most Seniors Get a Good Night's Sleep, Study Says
    (30-Nov-2012)
    Common beliefs about older adults' problems with insomnia and daytime drowsiness put to rest

  • Health Tip: If Dementia Causes Sleep Problems
    (29-Nov-2012)
    Establish consistent sleep and wake times

  • Sleep Trumps All-Night Cramming for College Exams
    (29-Nov-2012)
    Also avoid studying during early-afternoon slump hours, expert says

  • Sleep Trumps All-Night Cramming for College Exams
    (29-Nov-2012)
    Also avoid studying during early-afternoon slump hours, expert says

  • Experimental Insomnia Drug Shows Promise
    (28-Nov-2012)
    In lab study, it improved sleep with fewer side effects than other medications

  • Experimental Insomnia Drug Shows Promise
    (28-Nov-2012)
    In lab study, it improved sleep with fewer side effects than other medications

  • U.S. Kids Getting Enough Sleep After All: Survey
    (27-Nov-2012)
    Amounts reported for infants, children, teens in line with CDC recommendations

  • Soy-Rich Diets May Not Prevent Hot Flashes in Most Menopausal Women
    (22-Nov-2012)
    Study suggests natural plant estrogens aren't effective for menopause symptoms

  • Spinal Fluid Substance May Help Drive Sleep Disorder: Study
    (21-Nov-2012)
    People with hypersomnia sleep 70 hours per week or more; sleeping-pill-like chemical might be cause

  • Sleep Positioners Linked to Infant Suffocation: CDC
    (21-Nov-2012)
    These devices endanger babies' lives and should not be used, U.S. agencies warn

  • Sleeping Pill Linked to Hospital Falls, Researchers Say
    (19-Nov-2012)
    Mayo Clinic phasing out Ambien because of study findings

  • Bright Light at Night Could Up Depression Risk, Mouse Study Suggests
    (14-Nov-2012)
    Researchers say lowering lights in evening may help

  • Energy Drinks Disrupting U.S. Soldiers' Sleep: CDC
    (08-Nov-2012)
    Study found that nearly half of those serving in Afghanistan consume at least one daily

  • Losing Weight May Improve Sleep Quality
    (06-Nov-2012)
    Shedding pounds through diet alone or diet and exercise aided shuteye, researchers say

  • Insomnia May Raise Risk of Heart Attack, Stroke
    (05-Nov-2012)
    Early study adds to evidence supporting sleep's importance in preventing disease

  • Insomnia May Raise Risk of Heart Attack, Stroke
    (05-Nov-2012)
    Early study adds to evidence supporting sleep's importance in preventing disease

  • Insomnia May Raise Risk of Heart Attack, Stroke
    (05-Nov-2012)
    Early study adds to evidence supporting sleep's importance in preventing disease

  • Time Change Means Turning Clocks Back on Sunday
    (04-Nov-2012)
    Extra hour of sleep not a given as people adjust, experts say

  • Acupuncture Might Ease Fatigue Linked to Breast Cancer
    (02-Nov-2012)
    Women in study had less physical, mental fatigue and better quality of life

  • Does Sleep Apnea Offer Some Protection During Heart Attack?
    (24-Oct-2012)
    People with the condition seem to suffer less damage to heart from nonfatal attack, researchers suggest

  • Tired? Your Dog Is Yawning Right Along With You
    (24-Oct-2012)
    Yawn contagion is a sign of animal empathy, study finds, except for youngest puppies

  • Does Sleep Apnea Offer Some Protection During Heart Attack?
    (24-Oct-2012)
    People with the condition seem to suffer less damage to heart from nonfatal attack, researchers suggest

  • 10-Minute 'Tension Tamer' at Bedtime May Help You Sleep: Study
    (23-Oct-2012)
    Nightly routine uses positive mental imagery, slow deep breathing

  • 10-Minute 'Tension Tamer' at Bedtime May Help You Sleep: Study
    (23-Oct-2012)
    Nightly routine uses positive mental imagery, slow deep breathing

  • Lack of Sleep May Trip Up Student Athletes
    (22-Oct-2012)
    Less shuteye, higher grades linked to increased injuries in study

  • Is Your Brain Working as You Nap?
    (17-Oct-2012)
    The right hemisphere 'is doing important things in the resting state,' researchers say

  • Sleepless Nights Might Raise Odds for Diabetes
    (15-Oct-2012)
    After being sleep deprived in study, the body's response to insulin was sluggish

  • Kids Who Sleep a Bit Longer Behave Better in School, Study Finds
    (15-Oct-2012)
    Extra half-hour a night made a difference in alertness, attention

  • Sleepless Nights Might Raise Odds for Diabetes
    (15-Oct-2012)
    After being sleep deprived in study, the body's response to insulin was sluggish

  • Treating Sleep Apnea Might Ease High Blood Pressure, Too
    (12-Oct-2012)
    In study, hypertension improved with sleep disorder treatment known as CPAP

  • 'Believing' Propels Cancer Survivors to Exercise, Study Finds
    (12-Oct-2012)
    Experts suggest developing an activity schedule, signing a 'contract' with a supportive friend

  • Treating Sleep Apnea Might Ease High Blood Pressure, Too
    (12-Oct-2012)
    In study, hypertension improved with sleep disorder treatment known as CPAP

  • Marijuana Extract May Help Ease Muscle Stiffness in MS: Study
    (09-Oct-2012)
    Pain, spasms and sleep quality also improved in those given drug vs. placebo

  • Mouse Study Sheds New Light on How Memories Are Stored
    (08-Oct-2012)
    Part of the brain keeps working through sleep and anesthesia to process information

  • Poor Sleep in Teen Years Linked to Heart Risks in Adulthood
    (02-Oct-2012)
    But association seen in study doesn't prove that sleep problems cause cardiovascular disease

  • Study Links Insomnia to $31 Billion in U.S. Workplace Errors
    (01-Oct-2012)
    Research was based on interviews with more than 10,000 people

  • Study Links Insomnia to $31 Billion in U.S. Workplace Errors
    (01-Oct-2012)
    Research was based on interviews with more than 10,000 people

  • Melatonin May Improve Sleep for People on Blood-Pressure Meds
    (28-Sep-2012)
    In small study, patients on beta blockers gained about half-hour of sleep when taking supplement

  • Melatonin May Improve Sleep for People on Blood-Pressure Meds
    (28-Sep-2012)
    In small study, patients on beta blockers gained about half-hour of sleep when taking supplement

  • Telling Patients When They're Unfit to Drive Cuts Crashes: Study
    (26-Sep-2012)
    But people may resent the advice and limit visits with their physician

  • Health Tip: Create a Healthy Sleep Environment
    (26-Sep-2012)
    Minimize nearby noise when possible

  • Obese Pregnant Women With Sleep Apnea May Have More Delivery Complications
    (25-Sep-2012)
    More newborns admitted to ICU, more mothers had high blood pressure, study found

  • COPD May Contribute to a Bad Night's Sleep
    (25-Sep-2012)
    Low blood oxygen levels associated with breathing disorder might lead to a lack of shuteye

  • Lab Contamination Behind Debunked Link Between Virus, Prostate Cancer
    (21-Sep-2012)
    'XMRV' also once thought to cause chronic fatigue syndrome

  • Poor Sleep May Make High Blood Pressure Worse
    (21-Sep-2012)
    Study found those who struggled with insomnia were twice as likely to have resistant hypertension

  • New Study Debunks Virus Theory for Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    (18-Sep-2012)
    Finding refutes earlier paper; cause remains unknown

  • Psych, Sleep Meds May Affect Driving
    (13-Sep-2012)
    Psychotropic drugs alter brain functioning, raise crash risk, researchers say

  • Younger Kids Likelier to Gain Weight After Tonsillectomy
    (12-Sep-2012)
    Those under 6 years often gain 2 to 5 pounds, study finds

  • Younger Kids Likelier to Gain Weight After Tonsillectomy
    (12-Sep-2012)
    Those under 6 years often gain 2 to 5 pounds, study finds

  • U.S. Expands SIDS Prevention Effort
    (12-Sep-2012)
    NIH 'Safe to Sleep' campaign now includes all sleep-related infant deaths

  • Traffic May Keep City Dwellers Awake, Harming Health
    (11-Sep-2012)
    Sleep disturbance could lead to greater risk for heart attack and high blood pressure, researchers say

  • Traffic May Keep City Dwellers Awake, Harming Health
    (11-Sep-2012)
    Sleep disturbance could lead to greater risk for heart attack and high blood pressure, researchers say

  • Multiple Methods Can Safely Help Babies Get to Sleep, Study Shows
    (10-Sep-2012)
    At age 6, no differences seen in attachment, behavior, sleep quality

  • Bus, Truck Drivers May Downplay Sleep Troubles
    (05-Sep-2012)
    Fear of losing license leaves some struggling with sleep apnea symptoms, study says

  • Poor Sleep Among Preschoolers May Be Tied to Special Ed Needs Later
    (05-Sep-2012)
    But, study doesn't prove a cause-and-effect link

  • Bus, Truck Drivers May Downplay Sleep Troubles
    (05-Sep-2012)
    Fear of losing license leaves some struggling with sleep apnea symptoms, study says

  • Poor Sleep Among Preschoolers May Be Tied to Special Ed Needs Later
    (05-Sep-2012)
    But, study doesn't prove a cause-and-effect link

  • Few Doctors Discuss Exercise With Cancer Patients: Study
    (02-Sep-2012)
    Daily activities by themselves are not enough, researcher says

  • Few Doctors Discuss Exercise With Cancer Patients: Study
    (02-Sep-2012)
    Daily activities by themselves are not enough, researcher says

  • Yet Another Tick-Borne Illness Emerges in U.S.
    (29-Aug-2012)
    'Phlebovirus' symptoms in 2 Missouri men included fever, short-term memory problems

  • Snoring Kids Should Be Screened for Sleep Apnea: Experts
    (28-Aug-2012)
    New guidelines issued by American Academy of Pediatrics also urge weight loss for obese snorers

  • Snoring Kids Should Be Screened for Sleep Apnea: Experts
    (28-Aug-2012)
    New guidelines issued by American Academy of Pediatrics also urge weight loss for obese snorers

  • Snoring Kids Should Be Screened for Sleep Apnea: Experts
    (28-Aug-2012)
    New guidelines issued by American Academy of Pediatrics also urge weight loss for obese snorers

  • You Can Learn While You Sleep, Study Suggests
    (27-Aug-2012)
    Participants reacted to information given as they slept, after waking

  • Sleep Boosts Memory for Parkinson's Patients, Study Suggests
    (24-Aug-2012)
    Research also found that sleep disorders such as sleep apnea can harm memory

  • Late-Night Cramming May Hurt School Test Results
    (21-Aug-2012)
    Research suggests trading sleep for study may be a bad idea

  • College Freshmen Urged to Keep Excess Pounds Away
    (19-Aug-2012)
    Dietitian says even small weight gain raises students' risk for chronic disease

  • Sleep Apnea Affects Many Women, Too
    (16-Aug-2012)
    Study finds obesity, high blood pressure raise the odds for disorder

  • Sleep Apnea Affects Many Women, Too
    (16-Aug-2012)
    Study finds obesity, high blood pressure raise the odds for disorder

  • Pain Reported by Nearly Half With Type 2 Diabetes
    (14-Aug-2012)
    Specialized treatment may be needed to improve quality of life, researchers suggest

  • Snoring Toddlers May Have More Behavior Problems
    (13-Aug-2012)
    But breast-feeding helped protect against snoring in youngsters, study found

  • Violent TV Shows Keep Young Kids Awake: Study
    (06-Aug-2012)
    Preschoolers who stuck to nonviolent fare just before bed were much more likely to sleep well

  • Sleep Loss Often Disruptive for City Kids With Asthma
    (05-Aug-2012)
    Study linked combination to missed school days, ER visits and less sports participation

  • Sleepiness Hampers Job Performance, Study Confirms
    (03-Aug-2012)
    Effects get worse over time and can affect vision-oriented tasks, even in folks who don't feel tired

  • Don't Trust 'Dr. Google' for Help on Infant Sleep Safety
    (03-Aug-2012)
    Study finds many Web searches turn up erroneous info on avoiding SIDS, other dangers

  • Workers With Paid Sick Days Healthier, More Productive: Study
    (01-Aug-2012)
    In U.S., only 40 million private-sector employees had access to paid leave in 2010, research shows

  • Poor Sleep Hampers Vaccine Effectiveness: Study
    (01-Aug-2012)
    Adults who slept less than six hours nightly weren't adequately protected from virus

  • Caffeine May Help Treat Parkinson's Disease
    (01-Aug-2012)
    Three cups of coffee daily seems to ease motor symptoms, study finds

  • Health Tip: Help Baby Develop Healthy Sleep Habits
    (30-Jul-2012)
    Try not to interfere with the infant's natural sleep patterns

  • Health Tip: Why Some Seniors Can't Sleep
    (27-Jul-2012)
    Fewer 'sleep hormones' produced as we age

  • Poor Sleep Ups Odds for Nursing Home Care, Study Finds
    (27-Jul-2012)
    Women who slept more soundly were less likely to be in an assisted-living facility within 5 years

  • More Evidence That Shift Work Might Raise Heart Risks
    (27-Jul-2012)
    Review found chances of trouble increased most for those working nights

  • Work-Linked Sleep Loss May Harm Police Officers' Health
    (20-Jul-2012)
    Getting less than 6 hours increases risk of chronic fatigue, obesity and diabetes, researchers say

  • Work-Linked Sleep Loss May Harm Police Officers' Health
    (20-Jul-2012)
    Getting less than 6 hours increases risk of chronic fatigue, obesity and diabetes, researchers say

  • Poor Sleep May Age Your Brain
    (16-Jul-2012)
    Inadequate shuteye associated with mental decline in four new studies

  • Poor Sleep May Age Your Brain
    (16-Jul-2012)
    Inadequate shuteye associated with mental decline in four new studies

  • Police Work Takes Heavy Health Toll: Study
    (13-Jul-2012)
    Daily stress, night shift contribute to officers' increased risk for chronic illnesses

  • Health Tip: If Your Child Has a Nightmare
    (06-Jul-2012)
    Comfort her and help her feel safe

  • Poor Sleep Affects Immune System Much Like Physical Stress
    (02-Jul-2012)
    Study findings could have implications for jobs that require rotating shift work, researchers say

  • Smoking, Pesticides Might Spur Rare 'Sleep-Kicking' Disorder
    (27-Jun-2012)
    Having disorder may raise risk of Parkinson's, dementia, researcher adds

  • Health Tip: Prepare Children for Sleep
    (26-Jun-2012)
    Maintain a regular schedule

  • Sleep Can Sharpen Your Memory
    (25-Jun-2012)
    External stimulation during sleep can reinforce what you have already learned, study shows

  • Sleep May Ease Symptoms of Parkinson's Disease: Study
    (22-Jun-2012)
    Some patients experience a 'sleep benefit' after daytime naps and nighttime shuteye

  • Sleepy Pro Athletes May Have Shorter Careers
    (19-Jun-2012)
    Studies suggest that helping players get better rest could benefit them and their teams

  • Sleep Apnea May Be Linked to Nerve Damage in Diabetics
    (18-Jun-2012)
    Sleeping disorder seems to play role in diabetic peripheral neuropathy; more research needed

  • Sleep Apnea May Be Linked to Nerve Damage in Diabetics
    (18-Jun-2012)
    Sleeping disorder seems to play role in diabetic peripheral neuropathy; more research needed

  • Anxiety, Depression May Raise Stroke Risk
    (18-Jun-2012)
    Screening for psychological distress could save patients' lives, researchers say

  • Fatigue in COPD Patients Often Precedes Hospitalization: Study
    (14-Jun-2012)
    Low energy is common in people with the respiratory condition

  • Sleep Apnea May Spur Carb Cravings in Diabetics
    (13-Jun-2012)
    Researchers urge primary care doctors to screen those with type 2 disease for the disorder

  • Obesity, Depression Blamed for Daytime Sleepiness 'Epidemic'
    (13-Jun-2012)
    Preliminary studies add another health consequence of being overweight

  • Sleep Apnea Treatment Might Boost Men's Sex Lives
    (13-Jun-2012)
    Mask-and-hose device increases energy, erections, study finds

  • Obesity, Depression Blamed for Daytime Sleepiness 'Epidemic'
    (13-Jun-2012)
    Preliminary studies add another health consequence of being overweight

  • Sleep Apnea May Spur Carb Cravings in Diabetics
    (13-Jun-2012)
    Researchers urge primary care doctors to screen those with type 2 disease for the disorder

  • Violence Takes a Toll on Children's Sleep
    (13-Jun-2012)
    Kids who are victims of violence sleep fewer hours and have less restful slumber, study finds

  • Sleep Habits in U.S. Vary by Race, Native Country: Study
    (13-Jun-2012)
    Whites sleep longer than blacks; Asians report more daytime sleepiness

  • Obesity, Depression Blamed for Daytime Sleepiness 'Epidemic'
    (13-Jun-2012)
    Preliminary studies add another health consequence of being overweight

  • Sleep Apnea Treatment Might Boost Men's Sex Lives
    (13-Jun-2012)
    Mask-and-hose device increases energy, erections, study finds

  • Sleep Apnea in Teens Linked to Social, Behavioral Woes
    (12-Jun-2012)
    Kids with sleep apnea had higher rates of attention and hyperactivity problems, study finds

  • Sleep Apnea Therapy Might Ease Depression, Too
    (12-Jun-2012)
    Positive airway pressure even helps patients who fail to use the treatment as prescribed, study finds

  • Statins May Leave Patients With Less Energy: Study
    (12-Jun-2012)
    Women especially reported more fatigue with Pravachol, Zocor

  • Sleep Apnea in Teens Linked to Social, Behavioral Woes
    (12-Jun-2012)
    Kids with sleep apnea had higher rates of attention and hyperactivity problems, study finds

  • Sleep Apnea Therapy Might Ease Depression, Too
    (12-Jun-2012)
    Positive airway pressure even helps patients who fail to use the treatment as prescribed, study finds

  • Noisy Wards Could Threaten Hospital Patients' Health
    (12-Jun-2012)
    Study simulating the inpatient environment finds frequent sleep disturbances from machines, people

  • Fear of Dark Keeps Some Adults Awake at Night: Study
    (11-Jun-2012)
    Sleep researchers say phobia may call for alternative treatment

  • Junk Food More Appealing When You're Sleepy: Study
    (11-Jun-2012)
    Sleep-deprived snackers are less likely to make good choices, brain studies show

  • Too Little Sleep Tied to Stroke Risk
    (11-Jun-2012)
    Getting fewer than six hours a night may affect cardiovascular system, study says

  • Fear of Dark Keeps Some Adults Awake at Night: Study
    (11-Jun-2012)
    Sleep researchers say phobia may call for alternative treatment

  • Sleepy Hospital Workers a Danger on the Road: Study
    (08-Jun-2012)
    Working the night shift compromises their driving ability on the way home, researchers say

  • Ginseng Capsules Seem to Ease Cancer-Related Fatigue
    (04-Jun-2012)
    Study found herb worked better than sham treatment, but only after about 2 months

  • Feeling Lackadaisical? Sleep Apnea May Be to Blame
    (29-May-2012)
    Millions don't know they have the airway disorder, experts say

  • 'CPAP Machine Changed My Life'
    (29-May-2012)
    Breathing device brings restful nights to woman who nearly died from undiagnosed sleep apnea

  • Feeling Lackadaisical? Sleep Apnea May Be to Blame
    (29-May-2012)
    Millions don't know they have the airway disorder, experts say

  • 'CPAP Machine Changed My Life'
    (29-May-2012)
    Breathing device brings restful nights to woman who nearly died from undiagnosed sleep apnea

  • Night Shift Might Boost Women's Breast Cancer Risk: Study
    (29-May-2012)
    Also, risk differences seen in 'morning' versus 'evening' people

  • Feeling Lackadaisical? Sleep Apnea May Be to Blame
    (29-May-2012)
    Millions don't know they have the airway disorder, experts say

  • 'CPAP Machine Changed My Life'
    (29-May-2012)
    Breathing device brings restful nights to woman who nearly died from undiagnosed sleep apnea

  • Surgical Residents Often Fatigued, Study Confirms
    (24-May-2012)
    Although not startling, findings may have implications for patient safety

  • Surgical Residents Often Fatigued, Study Confirms
    (24-May-2012)
    Although not startling, findings may have implications for patient safety

  • Sleep Apnea 'Mask' Might Also Help the Heart
    (22-May-2012)
    CPAP treatment was tied to lowered odds for high blood pressure, study found

  • Sleep Apnea 'Mask' Might Also Help the Heart
    (22-May-2012)
    CPAP treatment was tied to lowered odds for high blood pressure, study found

  • Sleep Apnea Linked to Higher Cancer Death Risk
    (21-May-2012)
    Cancer compensates, spreads in search for oxygen, researcher suggests

  • Health Tip: Get the Most From Your Nap
    (17-May-2012)
    Don't sleep for more than 30 minutes

  • Parents Often Lose Sleep Over Child's Epilepsy, Study Finds
    (17-May-2012)
    Many sleep in the same room or bed as their child because of worries about nighttime seizures

  • Health Tip: Put the Brakes on Drowsy Driving
    (15-May-2012)
    If your eyelids are heavy, it's time to pull over

  • Sleepwalking in Adults More Common Than Thought
    (14-May-2012)
    Large study found nearly 4 percent wander at night, often tied to mental woes

  • Strides Made in Diagnosing, Treating Lupus
    (10-May-2012)
    New therapies are being developed for people with the autoimmune illness, experts say

  • Study: Kids Who Sleep in Parents' Bed Less Likely to Be Overweight
    (09-May-2012)
    Children allowed to snuggle up with mom, dad may feel more secure and eat less, researchers say

  • Using Earplugs Eases ICU Patients' Confusion: Study
    (07-May-2012)
    Hustle and bustle at hospital can lead to delirium and lack of sleep

  • Many Asthmatic Kids Harmed by Secondhand Smoke: Study
    (01-May-2012)
    Exposure leads to more doctor visits, disturbed sleep, exercise limitations

  • Adjusting Your Attitude About Chronic Pain May Help You Sleep
    (27-Apr-2012)
    Small study found ruminating on face and jaw pain made it worse

  • Fatigue Not a Factor in Fibromyalgia Pain, Study Says
    (26-Apr-2012)
    Lack of sleep did not predict intensity, duration of discomfort with the disorder

  • Many U.S. Workers Sleep-Deprived: CDC
    (26-Apr-2012)
    Transportation workers among those getting the least shuteye, researchers say

  • Poor Sleep Heightens 'Ringing Ear' Disease Symptoms: Study
    (25-Apr-2012)
    Patients with both tinnitus and insomnia have more emotional distress, researchers say

  • Poor Sleep Heightens 'Ringing Ear' Disease Symptoms: Study
    (25-Apr-2012)
    Patients with both tinnitus and insomnia have more emotional distress, researchers say

  • New Clues to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    (24-Apr-2012)
    Brain scans show less activity in area related to reward response, researchers report

  • Depressed Moms May Hinder Babies' Sleep
    (17-Apr-2012)
    Sad, anxious mothers may seek comfort by picking up their child at night, study suggests

  • Depressed Moms May Hinder Babies' Sleep
    (17-Apr-2012)
    Sad, anxious mothers may seek comfort by picking up their child at night, study suggests

  • Exercise May Boost Breast Cancer Patients' Quality of Life
    (14-Apr-2012)
    Study found physically active women were less likely to be depressed, fatigued during treatment

  • Codeine After Surgery Could Endanger Certain Kids: Study
    (11-Apr-2012)
    In children with rare gene mutation, post-tonsillectomy death seemed to be due to reaction to pain medicine

  • Breast Cancer Treatment Side Effects May Last for Years
    (11-Apr-2012)
    Study finds lingering pain, swelling, fatigue, mobility problems in many women

  • Disrupted Sleep May Raise Risk for Obesity, Diabetes: Study
    (11-Apr-2012)
    Researchers found altering amount, timing of rest raised blood sugar levels, slowed metabolism

  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea May Be Linked to Depression
    (30-Mar-2012)
    Association seen between common sleep disorder and feelings of hopelessness, study suggests

  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea May Be Linked to Depression
    (30-Mar-2012)
    Association seen between common sleep disorder and feelings of hopelessness, study suggests

  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea May Be Linked to Depression
    (30-Mar-2012)
    Association seen between common sleep disorder and feelings of hopelessness, study suggests

  • Both Too Little and Too Much Sleep Bad for the Heart: Study
    (26-Mar-2012)
    Research finds too little sleep may increase risk of stroke, heart attack; too much may cause coronary artery disease

  • Health Tip: If You Can't Sleep
    (23-Mar-2012)
    Keep a sleep diary to monitor bad habits

  • ICU May Not Be Needed After Sleep Apnea Surgery
    (19-Mar-2012)
    But patients do need to be closely monitored in the hospital, researchers say

  • Health Tip: Dealing With Insomnia
    (19-Mar-2012)
    Suggestions that may help you sleep

  • ICU May Not Be Needed After Sleep Apnea Surgery
    (19-Mar-2012)
    But patients do need to be closely monitored in the hospital, researchers say

  • Health Tip: Dealing With Insomnia
    (19-Mar-2012)
    Suggestions that may help you sleep

  • Lack of Sleep May Give You the Munchies
    (14-Mar-2012)
    Sleep-deprived people eat more than 500 extra calories daily, study finds

  • Sleep Apnea Treatment May Help Ward Off Heart Failure: Study
    (13-Mar-2012)
    Nighttime breathing disorder might alter heart's function, but CPAP mask therapy seems to help

  • Sleep Apnea Treatment May Help Ward Off Heart Failure: Study
    (13-Mar-2012)
    Nighttime breathing disorder might alter heart's function, but CPAP mask therapy seems to help

  • Lost Hour of Sleep Over Weekend May Put Heart at Risk Monday
    (12-Mar-2012)
    Expert warns of 10% increase in heart attack risk among those who don't prepare for lost sleep

  • Spring Ahead Without Losing Too Much Sleep
    (11-Mar-2012)
    Advice from an expert on making the switch to daylight saving time

  • Poor Sleep May Impact Stress Response in Older Adults
    (06-Mar-2012)
    Effect on immune system might increase the risk of health problems, researchers say

  • Poor Sleep May Impact Stress Response in Older Adults
    (06-Mar-2012)
    Effect on immune system might increase the risk of health problems, researchers say

  • Snoring Tots May Develop Behavioral Issues Later
    (05-Mar-2012)
    Study found those who had worst sleep problems seemed most at risk

  • Many Pilots, Truck Drivers Sleep-Deprived, Survey Finds
    (05-Mar-2012)
    Erratic shift work compounds the problem, and 1 in 10 transportation workers toils while drowsy

  • Snoring Tots May Develop Behavioral Issues Later
    (05-Mar-2012)
    Study found those who had worst sleep problems seemed most at risk

  • Snoring Tots May Develop Behavioral Issues Later
    (05-Mar-2012)
    Study found those who had worst sleep problems seemed most at risk

  • For Sleep Struggles, Women Urged to Alter Routines
    (02-Mar-2012)
    Behavioral changes set the stage better than pills, experts say

  • For Sleep Struggles, Women Urged to Alter Routines
    (02-Mar-2012)
    Behavioral changes set the stage better than pills, experts say

  • Older Adults Do Get a Good Night's Rest, Survey Finds
    (01-Mar-2012)
    Sleep disturbances, daytime fatigue not a given in later years

  • Web-Based Therapy May Help Teens With Chronic Fatigue
    (01-Mar-2012)
    Online treatment linked to fewer severe symptoms of syndrome, better school attendance, study finds

  • Older Adults Do Get a Good Night's Rest, Survey Finds
    (01-Mar-2012)
    Sleep disturbances, daytime fatigue not a given in later years

  • Older Adults Do Get a Good Night's Rest, Survey Finds
    (01-Mar-2012)
    Sleep disturbances, daytime fatigue not a given in later years

  • Sleeping Pills Linked to Raised Risk of Death, Cancer: Study
    (28-Feb-2012)
    Researchers warn against chronic use, but one expert said underlying health woes could also be a factor

  • Sleeping Pills Linked to Raised Risk of Death, Cancer: Study
    (28-Feb-2012)
    Researchers warn against chronic use, but one expert said underlying health woes could also be a factor

  • Study Links 'Body Clock' to Sudden Cardiac Death
    (23-Feb-2012)
    Discovery might lead to new ways to prevent or treat the fatal heart problem

  • Southerners Sleepiest, U.S. 'Sleep Map' Shows
    (23-Feb-2012)
    Your home state may affect your quality of shut-eye, researchers say

  • Health Tip: When a Child Resists Going to Bed
    (17-Feb-2012)
    Here are suggestions for making bedtime easier

  • Sleeplessness Tied to Early Alzheimer's, Study Says
    (14-Feb-2012)
    But it's too soon to say one leads to the other

  • Concerns Over Kids' Shut-Eye an Age-Old Problem
    (13-Feb-2012)
    Review finds that even 100 years ago, adults said that 'new' technology kept youngsters awake

  • Obesity Linked to Worse Fibromyalgia Symptoms
    (08-Feb-2012)
    As weight increases, so do patient reports of greater pain, poor quality of life, researchers say

  • Obesity Linked to Worse Fibromyalgia Symptoms
    (08-Feb-2012)
    As weight increases, so do patient reports of greater pain, poor quality of life, researchers say

  • Sleep Apnea May Be Tied to 'Silent' Strokes, Study Finds
    (01-Feb-2012)
    Other research also suggests rapid memory loss may be linked to a fatal brain attack

  • Sleep Apnea May Be Tied to 'Silent' Strokes, Study Finds
    (01-Feb-2012)
    Other research also suggests rapid memory loss may be linked to a fatal brain attack

  • Health Tip: Most Teens Don't Get Enough Sleep
    (31-Jan-2012)
    Experts point to potential health consequences

  • Gene Study Sheds Light on Body Clock's Link to Diabetes
    (30-Jan-2012)
    A mutation affecting sleep-wake hormone may disrupt blood sugar control, researchers find

  • Health Tip: Create the Right Environment for Sleep
    (26-Jan-2012)
    Here are suggestions

  • Health Tip: Food Can Affect Sleep
    (24-Jan-2012)
    What you eat and drink can keep you up or make you drowsy

  • Lack of ZZZs May Fuel Appetite
    (24-Jan-2012)
    Not getting enough sleep may lead to weight gain over time, researchers say

  • Sleep Might Help Deepen Traumatic Memories
    (18-Jan-2012)
    Staying awake after disturbing event weakened emotional response upon recall, study found

  • Women Suffer From Sleep Apnea, Raised Heart Risks, Too
    (16-Jan-2012)
    Spanish study also finds that breathing apparatus helps them as much as it helps men

  • Health Tip: Insomnia Keeping You Awake?
    (09-Jan-2012)
    Common symptoms of the sleep disorder

  • Missed Naps Could Put Toddlers at Risk for Mood Disorders
    (05-Jan-2012)
    Study found lack of sleep hampers ability to express feelings

  • Health Tip: Physical Problems May Cause Insomnia
    (04-Jan-2012)
    The inability to fall asleep or stay asleep

  • Poor Sleep May Complicate Young Diabetics' Blood Sugar Control
    (03-Jan-2012)
    Some kids with type 1 diabetes may also have sleep apnea, study suggests

  • Poor Sleep May Complicate Young Diabetics' Blood Sugar Control
    (03-Jan-2012)
    Some kids with type 1 diabetes may also have sleep apnea, study suggests

  • Health Tip: Minimize Nightmares
    (02-Jan-2012)
    Help foster sweet dreams

  • Health Tip: What is a Night Terror?
    (30-Dec-2011)
    And what causes it?

  • Journal Retracts Faulty Chronic Fatigue Study
    (22-Dec-2011)
    Science statement puts to rest two-year controversy, dashes hopes for treatments

  • Many Police Officers Battle Sleep Woes, Study Finds
    (20-Dec-2011)
    Falling asleep while driving, losing temper with suspects linked to lack of Zzz's

  • Mindfulness Training May Help Arthritis Patients Cope
    (20-Dec-2011)
    Small study found those who used it were less tired, stressed

  • Many Police Officers Battle Sleep Woes, Study Finds
    (20-Dec-2011)
    Falling asleep while driving, losing temper with suspects linked to lack of Zzz's

  • Many Police Officers Battle Sleep Woes, Study Finds
    (20-Dec-2011)
    Falling asleep while driving, losing temper with suspects linked to lack of Zzz's

  • Many Police Officers Battle Sleep Woes, Study Finds
    (20-Dec-2011)
    Falling asleep while driving, losing temper with suspects linked to lack of Zzz's

  • Apnea Treatment Might Reduce Signs of Heart Disease Risk
    (14-Dec-2011)
    Wearing CPAP mask during sleep improved blood pressure, cholesterol, blood sugar in study patients

  • Chronic Fatigue Tied to Extended School Absences
    (13-Dec-2011)
    Undiagnosed cases of the syndrome may affect 1% of students aged 11 to 16, study suggests

  • Health Tip: Spot Problems With a CPAP
    (01-Dec-2011)
    Warning signs of trouble

  • More Exercise Could Make For Better Sleep: Study
    (01-Dec-2011)
    Those getting 150 minutes' activity a week were less likely to report daytime fatigue

  • Infant Vaccines May Work Better If Given in Afternoon
    (30-Nov-2011)
    Babies slept more soundly when they had their shots after 1:30 p.m., researchers say

  • Health Tip: Minimize Jet Lag
    (29-Nov-2011)
    Here's what you can do

  • 'Flat Head' Syndrome in Babies Usually Temporary
    (29-Nov-2011)
    Rise in cases tied to 'back to sleep' campaign shouldn't worry parents, pediatricians say

  • Doctor, Take a Cue From Shakespeare
    (24-Nov-2011)
    Mind-body links frequent in the Bard's plays and poems, researcher says

  • Hispanics With Diabetes Urged to Get Yearly Foot Care
    (20-Nov-2011)
    Regular exams can prevent foot ulcers, nerve damage and amputations, podiatrists say

  • Seniors' Memory Doesn't Seem to Improve With Sleep: Study
    (20-Nov-2011)
    Age-related brain changes seen as likely cause for some memory problems in elderly, researchers say

  • Poor Sleep May Lead to Fibromyalgia in Women
    (14-Nov-2011)
    Sleep problems linked to the painful condition, especially in middle age and beyond, study says

  • Tips to Manage This Weekend's Time Change
    (05-Nov-2011)
    A few minor adjustments can help 'morning people' and children

  • Drowsy Driving 'Unacceptable,' But One-Third Do It: Poll
    (04-Nov-2011)
    Prevention tips include pulling over for a coffee and a short nap, travel safety experts advise

  • Drowsy Driving 'Unacceptable,' But One-Third Do It: Poll
    (04-Nov-2011)
    Prevention tips include pulling over for a coffee and a short nap, travel safety experts advise

  • Health Tip: Sleep Soundly During Pregnancy
    (02-Nov-2011)
    Suggestions to help you stay comfortable

  • Loneliness Linked to Sleepless Nights
    (01-Nov-2011)
    People who felt more isolated tended to wake frequently, study found

  • Poor Sleep Might Be Linked to Preterm Labor
    (01-Nov-2011)
    Doctors should ask pregnant women about their sleep quality, researchers say

  • Thyroid Surgery Linked to Improved Sleep Apnea Symptoms
    (28-Oct-2011)
    Many patients had less snoring after thyroidectomy, study finds

  • Thyroid Surgery Linked to Improved Sleep Apnea Symptoms
    (28-Oct-2011)
    Many patients had less snoring after thyroidectomy, study finds

  • Sleepy Teens More Prone to Weight Gain: Study
    (25-Oct-2011)
    Hormones may set stage for weight gain in kids who don't get enough shut-eye, researcher says

  • Insomnia Might Boost Heart Attack Risk
    (24-Oct-2011)
    Trouble sleeping may increase risk as much as 45 percent, researchers say

  • Insomnia Might Boost Heart Attack Risk
    (24-Oct-2011)
    Trouble sleeping may increase risk as much as 45 percent, researchers say

  • New Animal Study Might Explain Jet Lag Differences
    (21-Oct-2011)
    Traveling west to east? Blame your brain for the added disruption

  • Breast-Feeding, Vaccinations Lower SIDS Risk, Experts Say
    (18-Oct-2011)
    Also in updated guidelines from pediatricians' group: don't use crib 'bumper pads'

  • Health Tip: Don't Drive When Drowsy
    (17-Oct-2011)
    Signs it's time to stop for a rest

  • Shift Work May Put Teens at Risk for Multiple Sclerosis
    (17-Oct-2011)
    Disruption of normal sleep cycle at young age could be partly to blame, Swedish researchers say

  • Restless Legs Syndrome May Boost Blood Pressure
    (10-Oct-2011)
    Disrupted sleep might cause the hypertension, expert says

  • Learn While You Sleep: New Way to Multitask?
    (04-Oct-2011)
    Students who improve their sleep habits may improve their academic performance, researchers say

  • Mild Strokes May Have Hidden Effects
    (03-Oct-2011)
    High rates of depression, sleeplessness common, study shows

  • Obesity More Likely in 'Night-Owl' Kids
    (30-Sep-2011)
    Study shows youngsters who stay up late are more sedentary than early-to-bed types

  • Modern Shift Work Patterns May Be Less Harmful to Health
    (29-Sep-2011)
    Newer schedules may reduce negative effects caused by sleep and hormone disruption: study

  • Study Suggests Link Between Sleep Deprivation, Alzheimer's Risk
    (28-Sep-2011)
    Body seems to use brain's downtime to clear away disease-related material, researchers say

  • Sleepy Teens Prone to Bad Behaviors, Study Finds
    (27-Sep-2011)
    About 70% of U.S. high school students sleep less than 8 hours on school nights, research shows

  • Mixed Results Seen With 'Off-Label' Use of Antipsychotics
    (27-Sep-2011)
    Non-FDA-approved use of drugs showed limited benefits and some harm in large review

  • New Report Casts More Doubt on Virus' Link to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    (22-Sep-2011)
    Nine labs failed to spot CFS patients based on presence of XMRV in blood alone

  • Lack of Sleep Hurts Kids' Academic Performance: Study
    (19-Sep-2011)
    Primary school children need at least 9 hours of sleep each night, research shows

  • College Students Not Getting Enough Z's
    (11-Sep-2011)
    Working a full-time job to pay for school may contribute to the problem for some, study suggests

  • As Venus Williams Bows Out of U.S. Open, Little-Known Disease Takes Center Court
    (01-Sep-2011)
    Sjogren's syndrome is an autoimmune disorder that can cause serious arthritic pain

  • High Cost of Insomnia May Be Wake-Up Call
    (01-Sep-2011)
    Sleepless nights cost Americans over $63 billion each year, study finds

  • High Cost of Insomnia May Be Wake-Up Call
    (01-Sep-2011)
    Sleepless nights cost Americans over $63 billion each year, study finds

  • Kids Need Enough Sleep to Succeed at School: Experts
    (31-Aug-2011)
    They recommend starting earlier bedtimes before school starts

  • Health Tip: Feel More Rested During Pregnancy
    (30-Aug-2011)
    Suggestions to battle fatigue

  • Poor Sleep, High Blood Pressure?
    (29-Aug-2011)
    Study found older men who got less 'deep sleep' had higher risk of hypertension

  • Team Decisions Better for the Weary
    (22-Aug-2011)
    Group of tired people can make better choices than a tired individual, researchers report

  • People Appear to Dream While in Minimally Conscious State
    (19-Aug-2011)
    They have same brain activity and eye movements as healthy people while sleeping, study finds

  • More Kids Hospitalized for Flu, Skin Infections
    (16-Aug-2011)
    Children accounted for 17 percent of all U.S. hospital stays in 2009

  • More Evidence That Alcohol Hinders Good Sleep
    (15-Aug-2011)
    In heavier drinkers especially, a nightcap may lead to insomnia, researchers say

  • Sleep Apnea Makes Quick Return When Treatment Stops
    (12-Aug-2011)
    People who use a continuous positive airway pressure machine need to use them consistently

  • Sleep Apnea Makes Quick Return When Treatment Stops
    (12-Aug-2011)
    People who use a continuous positive airway pressure machine need to use them consistently

  • Sleep Apnea Makes Quick Return When Treatment Stops
    (12-Aug-2011)
    People who use a continuous positive airway pressure machine need to use them consistently

  • Sleep Apnea Could Up Risk of Dementia In Elderly Women
    (09-Aug-2011)
    Odds of cognitive impairment 85 percent higher, study finds

  • Sleep Apnea Could Up Risk of Dementia In Elderly Women
    (09-Aug-2011)
    Odds of cognitive impairment 85 percent higher, study finds

  • CPAP Therapy Most Effective for Sleep Apnea, Experts Say
    (08-Aug-2011)
    Strong evidence supports use of machine that pumps air through mask worn during sleep: review

  • CPAP Therapy Most Effective for Sleep Apnea, Experts Say
    (08-Aug-2011)
    Strong evidence supports use of machine that pumps air through mask worn during sleep: review

  • CPAP Therapy Most Effective for Sleep Apnea, Experts Say
    (08-Aug-2011)
    Strong evidence supports use of machine that pumps air through mask worn during sleep: review

  • Adjusting Routines Before School Starts May Ease Transition to Class
    (06-Aug-2011)
    Don't try to change your schedule overnight, expert suggests

  • Health Tip: When Sleep Apnea Affects Children
    (29-Jul-2011)
    Here are common warning signs

  • Health Tip: When Sleep Apnea Affects Children
    (29-Jul-2011)
    Here are common warning signs

  • Health Tip: Get a Better Night's Sleep
    (28-Jul-2011)
    Don't rely on a pot of coffee to keep you awake

  • Sharing Bed With Toddler Won't Harm Development: Study
    (18-Jul-2011)
    Practice made no difference in later tests for learning, behavioral issues

  • Sometimes Sleeping on the Job May Be a Good Thing
    (14-Jul-2011)
    People who power nap perform much better, sleep experts say

  • Genes Linked to Restless Legs Syndrome Identified
    (14-Jul-2011)
    More research needed to determine why the genetic variants might lead to symptoms

  • Health Tip: Insufficient Sleep Can Be Dangerous
    (12-Jul-2011)
    Here's how it affects your health

  • Sleep Apnea Linked to Blood Vessel Disorders in Study
    (11-Jul-2011)
    Treating breathing disorder may help avoid heart conditions, researchers say

  • Sleep Apnea Linked to Blood Vessel Disorders in Study
    (11-Jul-2011)
    Treating breathing disorder may help avoid heart conditions, researchers say

  • Long Commutes for Pilots May Hamper Flying Performance: Study
    (06-Jul-2011)
    Fatigue may have played a role in some airline crashes, researchers warn

  • Long Commutes for Pilots May Hamper Flying Performance: Study
    (06-Jul-2011)
    Fatigue may have played a role in some airline crashes, researchers warn

  • Parents' Military Deployment May Harm Kids' Mental Health
    (05-Jul-2011)
    Longer service duration raises risk that children will develop stress, behavioral problems, anxiety

  • College Players' Hoop Dreams May Get Boost From Extra Zzz's
    (01-Jul-2011)
    Catching 10 hours of sleep each night had on-court advantages, study finds

  • New Crib Safety Rules to Take Effect
    (28-Jun-2011)
    Goal is to create a 'safe environment' for babies as they sleep

  • Content, Timing of TV Can Take Toll on Kids' Sleep
    (27-Jun-2011)
    Study found violent content, evening screen time shortens shut-eye for preschoolers

  • Chips, Fries, Soda Most to Blame for Long-Term Weight Gain
    (22-Jun-2011)
    Study finds more exercise, less fast food could help curb obesity epidemic

  • Health Tip: Why Some Women Can't Sleep
    (21-Jun-2011)
    Insomnia more common in women than in men

  • 'Hammock' Effect May Help Adults Fall Asleep Faster
    (21-Jun-2011)
    Swaying motion promotes brain activity associated with deep slumber, researchers say

  • Night Owls' Poor Sleep Habits Can Hurt Grades
    (16-Jun-2011)
    But study found GPAs improved when students adopted more normal sleeping habits

  • Weekend Not Long Enough to Recover From Workweek Sleep Loss
    (15-Jun-2011)
    But women cope better than men with a bout of mild sleep deprivation, study finds

  • Weekend Not Long Enough to Recover From Workweek Sleep Loss
    (15-Jun-2011)
    But women cope better than men with a bout of mild sleep deprivation, study finds

  • Could Sleeping on Left Side Help Prevent Stillbirth?
    (15-Jun-2011)
    Study finds higher rates of this tragic outcome when women slept on back or right side

  • Impotence Linked to Restless Legs Syndrome
    (15-Jun-2011)
    The more frequent the symptoms, the stronger the connection, study finds

  • Sleeptime Head-Cooling Cap Eases Insomnia, Study Finds
    (14-Jun-2011)
    Device was associated with a greater amount of deep, restorative sleep, researchers say

  • Good Sleep Could Boost Undergrads' Learning Capacity
    (14-Jun-2011)
    Shut-eye helps students integrate and retain information, study finds

  • Sleep-Deprived Teens May Crave Carbohydrates
    (14-Jun-2011)
    Depressed kids also have a yen for carbs, study finds

  • College Students Who Sleep in Drink More, Study Less
    (14-Jun-2011)
    Undergrads who start classes later in the day more likely to binge drink and get lower grades, study finds

  • Young Girls May Lose Sleep Over Pressure to Be Thin
    (14-Jun-2011)
    Female friends most likely source of this problem among whites, researchers suggest

  • Good Sleep Raises Quality of Life, Lowers Depression
    (14-Jun-2011)
    Sleeping too little or too much can have adverse effects, study finds

  • Too Little Sleep in Preschool Years May Predict ADHD
    (14-Jun-2011)
    Study suggests link between behavior in kindergarten and sleep loss earlier in life

  • Sleeptime Head-Cooling Cap Eases Insomnia, Study Finds
    (14-Jun-2011)
    Device was associated with a greater amount of deep, restorative sleep, researchers say

  • Sleeptime Head-Cooling Cap Eases Insomnia, Study Finds
    (14-Jun-2011)
    Device was associated with a greater amount of deep, restorative sleep, researchers say

  • Sleep-Deprived People May Crave High-Calorie Foods
    (13-Jun-2011)
    Findings add to evidence linking fatigue, weight gain, researchers say

  • When Wives Can't Sleep, Marriage May Suffer
    (13-Jun-2011)
    Study didn't find similar results when husbands were the ones counting sheep

  • Hey, Batter: Your Sleep Habit May Affect Your Swing
    (13-Jun-2011)
    Study finds night owls hit better than morning larks in night games

  • Emotional Abuse in Childhood May Disrupt Sleep Decades Later
    (10-Jun-2011)
    Older adults who were insulted, intimidated by parents at risk for sleep problems, study finds

  • Right Side of Heart Linked to Lung Diseases, Study Finds
    (07-Jun-2011)
    Findings could aid diagnosis of cardiopulmonary problems, researchers say

  • Sleep Might Help You Solve Problems Better
    (07-Jun-2011)
    Study findings suggest shut-eye lets brain process information

  • Exercise Helps Men Battling Diabetes and Sleep Apnea
    (06-Jun-2011)
    Low fitness level linked to higher risk of death among males with both conditions, study finds

  • Weight Loss May Help Sleep Apnea Symptoms
    (06-Jun-2011)
    About half of overweight study patients saw condition improve after dropping pounds

  • Exercise Helps Men Battling Diabetes and Sleep Apnea
    (06-Jun-2011)
    Low fitness level linked to higher risk of death among males with both conditions, study finds

  • Weight Loss May Help Sleep Apnea Symptoms
    (06-Jun-2011)
    About half of overweight study patients saw condition improve after dropping pounds

  • Kids Who Bully Often Get Poor Sleep
    (03-Jun-2011)
    More shut-eye could help reduce aggression and bullying, study suggests

  • Transplant Surgery No Riskier at Night: Study
    (31-May-2011)
    Time of day has no affect on patient survival after heart and lung transplants, researchers say

  • Health Tip: Stay Healthy at College
    (27-May-2011)
    How to manage while living away from home

  • More Sleep May Cut Kids' Risk of Obesity
    (27-May-2011)
    Lack of adequate slumber negatively affects young children's weight, body fat, study finds

  • Sleep Disorder Linked to Heart Rhythm Problems
    (20-May-2011)
    Screening for disorder urged for patients with implantable defibrillators

  • Health Tip: Better Sleep Can Mean Less Arthritis Pain
    (17-May-2011)
    Suggestions to help you get enough rest

  • Poor Sleep Tied to Incontinence, Impotence
    (16-May-2011)
    Two studies find links between sleep apnea and ED, and restless nights and urinary problems

  • Tonsil Removal Might Cure Bedwetting in Some Kids With Sleep Apnea
    (16-May-2011)
    Study shows additional benefit of the surgery for certain children

  • Poor Sleep Tied to Incontinence, Impotence
    (16-May-2011)
    Two studies find links between sleep apnea and ED, and restless nights and urinary problems

  • Tonsil Removal Might Cure Bedwetting in Some Kids With Sleep Apnea
    (16-May-2011)
    Study shows additional benefit of the surgery for certain children

  • Tonsil Removal Might Cure Bedwetting in Some Kids With Sleep Apnea
    (16-May-2011)
    Study shows additional benefit of the surgery for certain children

  • Study Finds No Link Between XMRV Virus, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    (12-May-2011)
    Researchers say patients should 'reconsider' taking antiretrovirals

  • Parents' Fighting Can Even Affect Infants: Study
    (11-May-2011)
    Infants whose parents had more relationship 'instability' slept more poorly at 18 months old

  • Research Suggests 1 in 7 Strokes Happens During Sleep
    (10-May-2011)
    Clot-busting drug may not be applicable, but quick action still needed, experts say

  • Burning the Midnight Oil May Lead to Weight Gain
    (09-May-2011)
    'Night owls' took in an average 248 more calories per day, study found

  • Poor Sleep Might Worsen Diabetes
    (06-May-2011)
    Researchers recommend losing weight, paying more attention to value of sleep

  • Poor Sleep Might Worsen Diabetes
    (06-May-2011)
    Researchers recommend losing weight, paying more attention to value of sleep

  • Extra Sleep in Infants Seems to Signal Growth Spurts
    (02-May-2011)
    Bodies of babies lengthened within 48 hours of sleep bursts, study found

  • Less-Than-Optimal Sleep May 'Age' the Brain
    (02-May-2011)
    Researchers found too much, too little sleep linked to cognitive decline in middle age

  • Health Tip: Turn Baby's Head to Prevent Flat Spots
    (29-Apr-2011)
    Reposition baby during sleep

  • Antidepressants Work Overall, But Some Symptoms May Persist
    (26-Apr-2011)
    Insomnia, sadness, poor concentration reported by many study participants

  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Hits Teens, Too
    (22-Apr-2011)
    Dutch study finds pediatricians more apt to diagnose the condition than general practitioners

  • Managing Chemoradiation Side Effects May Prolong Survival
    (22-Apr-2011)
    Brain cancer patients without treatment-related memory loss, fatigue gained 4 months, study finds

  • Health Tip: Curb Snoring With Lifestyle Changes
    (22-Apr-2011)
    Modify your diet, behavior and sleeping style

  • Babies' Persistent Fussiness Could Mean Behavioral Woes Ahead
    (21-Apr-2011)
    Study links problems in infancy to temper tantrums, aggressive actions and more

  • Early School Start Tied to More Teen Crashes: Study
    (15-Apr-2011)
    Other research finds one-hour delay improves teenagers' attentiveness

  • Nervous System Imbalance May Cause Fatigue in Breast Cancer Survivors
    (14-Apr-2011)
    Researchers find high levels of stress hormones, systemic inflammation

  • Sleep Problems May Linger After Childhood Cancer
    (11-Apr-2011)
    Survivors face memory, attention deficits due to fatigue years later, study suggests

  • Sleep Problems May Linger After Childhood Cancer
    (11-Apr-2011)
    Survivors face memory, attention deficits due to fatigue years later, study suggests

  • Overall Health May Be Key to Beating Breast Cancer
    (06-Apr-2011)
    Poorer wellbeing linked to a 65% raised risk of death from any cause in study patients

  • Health Tip: Getting My Child to Go to Sleep
    (05-Apr-2011)
    Establish a bedtime routine

  • Health Tip: Feel Like You Have No Energy?
    (29-Mar-2011)
    How to help fight fatigue

  • Less Stress, Better Sleep May Help You Lose Weight
    (29-Mar-2011)
    Going without the correct balance can interfere with your best efforts, study finds

  • Sleep Less, Eat More: Study
    (23-Mar-2011)
    Those who slept 4 hours consumed about 300 more calories a day than those who slept 9 hours

  • Home Dialysis for Kidney Patients May Ease Restless Legs Syndrome
    (18-Mar-2011)
    Switching from center-based treatment reduced many patients' discomfort, study finds

  • Sleep Disorder May Spur Men to Head to Bathroom at Night
    (18-Mar-2011)
    Treating sleep apnea in men with enlarged prostate might reduce trips to relieve themselves

  • Home Dialysis for Kidney Patients May Ease Restless Legs Syndrome
    (18-Mar-2011)
    Switching from center-based treatment reduced many patients' discomfort, study finds

  • Don't Let Time Change Disrupt Your Sleep Patterns
    (13-Mar-2011)
    Go to bed an hour earlier before switching to daylight saving time this weekend, expert says

  • Brain's Learning Ability Seems to Recharge During Light Slumber
    (08-Mar-2011)
    Those who sleep less than 6 hours a night 'shortchanging' themselves, study says

  • Sleep Deprivation May Encourage Risky Decisions
    (08-Mar-2011)
    Late-night gamblers should beware, researchers suggest

  • Using Electronics Before Bed May Hamper Sleep
    (07-Mar-2011)
    TVs, cell phones, computers appear to be affecting quality slumber time, survey says

  • Using Electronics Before Bed May Hamper Sleep
    (07-Mar-2011)
    TVs, cell phones, computers appear to be affecting quality slumber time, survey says

  • Research Uncovers Clue to SIDS
    (03-Mar-2011)
    Babies who slept on their stomachs had lower levels of oxygen in their brains

  • Particular Brain Rhythm in Sleep Makes You More Vulnerable to Disturbances
    (03-Mar-2011)
    Study finds people more likely to wake up when alpha rhythm is strongest

  • 1 in 3 Americans Gets Less Than 7 Hours of Sleep: CDC
    (03-Mar-2011)
    Insufficient rest affects health, concentration, experts say

  • Napping May Help Keep Blood Pressure in Check
    (02-Mar-2011)
    Despite stress, levels are lower for those who sleep a bit during the day, study finds

  • Health Tip: Managing Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    (24-Feb-2011)
    Suggestions to help you cope

  • Spinal Fluid May Hold Clues to Lyme Disease, Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    (24-Feb-2011)
    Strong evidence suggests that the central nervous system is involved in both conditions

  • Leg Discomfort Might Signal Heart Trouble
    (18-Feb-2011)
    Early detection, treatment of peripheral arterial disease may thwart deadly consequences, researchers say

  • Study Says 2 Therapies Help Fight Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    (18-Feb-2011)
    Cognitive behavior counseling and exercise program enhanced standard treatment, according to British researchers

  • Alcohol Disrupts Women's Sleep More Than Men's: Study
    (15-Feb-2011)
    Differences in metabolism may explain findings, researchers say

  • Too Little Sleep, Too Often, May Harm Your Heart
    (09-Feb-2011)
    Expert describes chronic deprivation as a 'ticking time bomb'

  • Daily Record-Keeping May Boost Fibromyalgia Care
    (03-Feb-2011)
    Tracking symptoms electronically helps doctors evaluate condition, researchers say

  • Drowsiness May Decline After Apnea Surgery
    (31-Jan-2011)
    Small study finds daytime as well as nighttime improvement

  • Drowsiness May Decline After Apnea Surgery
    (31-Jan-2011)
    Small study finds daytime as well as nighttime improvement

  • On-the-Job Hearing Loss Keeping Workers Awake
    (27-Jan-2011)
    Loud workplace noise may lead to tinnitus, other problems that can affect sleep, study finds

  • Loving Your Bedroom May Be Key to Good Sleep
    (27-Jan-2011)
    An extra hour each night makes the difference, survey suggests

  • On-the-Job Hearing Loss Keeping Workers Awake
    (27-Jan-2011)
    Loud workplace noise may lead to tinnitus, other problems that can affect sleep, study finds

  • Brief Behavioral Counseling May Help Seniors Sleep
    (24-Jan-2011)
    Insomnia improved for most after four sessions, study finds

  • Insufficient, Irregular Sleep Tied to Kids' Obesity
    (24-Jan-2011)
    Making up for lost shuteye on weekends seems to help, study finds

  • Brief Behavioral Counseling May Help Seniors Sleep
    (24-Jan-2011)
    Insomnia improved for most after four sessions, study finds

  • Brief Behavioral Counseling May Help Seniors Sleep
    (24-Jan-2011)
    Insomnia improved for most after four sessions, study finds

  • Sleep Study May Be Advisable Before Removing Tonsils, Adenoids
    (20-Jan-2011)
    The point is to identify children likely to have post-op respiratory complications, study says

  • Study Finds Lack of Sleep Leads to Lost Calories
    (20-Jan-2011)
    The energy loss may be costly for body, researchers caution

  • Sleep Study May Be Advisable Before Removing Tonsils, Adenoids
    (20-Jan-2011)
    The point is to identify children likely to have post-op respiratory complications, study says

  • Nurses' Long Shifts May Put Hospital Patients at Risk: Study
    (19-Jan-2011)
    Fatigue linked to work schedules needs more study, researcher says

  • Nurses' Long Shifts May Put Hospital Patients at Risk: Study
    (19-Jan-2011)
    Fatigue linked to work schedules needs more study, researcher says

  • Vein-Opening Treatment for MS Stirs Controversy
    (18-Jan-2011)
    Preliminary research shows it may reduce fatigue, but intense doubt remains

  • Five Steps to a Healthier Heart
    (15-Jan-2011)
    Expert offers simple lifestyle changes to keep cardiovascular disease at bay

  • Bright Lights at Night May Raise Diabetes Risk
    (14-Jan-2011)
    Findings may be especially important for people who work the night shift, researcher says

  • How to Cope With Stomach Flu Symptoms
    (12-Jan-2011)
    Doctor offers tips to aid patients' recovery

  • Health Tip: Figure Out Why You Yawn Excessively
    (06-Jan-2011)
    Keep a log for your doctor

  • Health Tip: Figure Out Why You Yawn Excessively
    (06-Jan-2011)
    Keep a log for your doctor

  • Common Sleep Apnea Therapy Relieves Fatigue: Study
    (03-Jan-2011)
    Comparison of CPAP device with sham treatment indicates device is effective

  • Common Sleep Apnea Therapy Relieves Fatigue: Study
    (03-Jan-2011)
    Comparison of CPAP device with sham treatment indicates device is effective

  • Common Sleep Apnea Therapy Relieves Fatigue: Study
    (03-Jan-2011)
    Comparison of CPAP device with sham treatment indicates device is effective

  • Common Sleep Apnea Therapy Relieves Fatigue: Study
    (03-Jan-2011)
    Comparison of CPAP device with sham treatment indicates device is effective

  • 'Hair Of The Dog' No Hangover Cure, Say Experts
    (01-Jan-2011)
    Time, fluid replacement still the only help for over-imbibers

  • Doctors Urged to Admit Fatigue Before Performing Surgery
    (29-Dec-2010)
    Proposed new rules suggest informing patients, requesting consent before procedure

  • Doctors Urged to Admit Fatigue Before Performing Surgery
    (29-Dec-2010)
    Proposed new rules suggest informing patients, requesting consent before procedure

  • Researchers Find Links Between Sleep, Anesthesia and Coma
    (29-Dec-2010)
    Each might shed light on the other, study authors report

  • Could Santa's Lack of Sleep on Christmas Eve Harm His Health?
    (25-Dec-2010)
    British experts note it could lead to impaired judgment, sleigh crash

  • Could Santa's Lack of Sleep on Christmas Eve Harm His Health?
    (25-Dec-2010)
    British experts note it could lead to impaired judgment, sleigh crash

  • Most Young Children Consume Caffeine Each Day
    (16-Dec-2010)
    Much of it comes through sodas, and it can keep them awake, study suggests

  • Sleep Deprivation May Help Treat PTSD
    (10-Dec-2010)
    People kept awake at night after seeing disturbing images did not develop fear-based memories, study finds

  • Common Sleep Complaints May Be Tied to Heart Threat
    (01-Dec-2010)
    Loud snoring, insomnia and unrefreshing sleep linked to metabolic syndrome in study

  • Military Deployment May Lead to Unhealthy Sleep Patterns
    (01-Dec-2010)
    Study of U.S. troops finds those sent to Iraq, Afghanistan have difficulty falling, staying asleep

  • Common Sleep Complaints May Be Tied to Heart Threat
    (01-Dec-2010)
    Loud snoring, insomnia and unrefreshing sleep linked to metabolic syndrome in study

  • Retirement May Do a Mind Good
    (24-Nov-2010)
    Study of French retirees found declines in levels of depression and fatigue

  • Body's 'Clock' Gene May Play Role in Depression
    (18-Nov-2010)
    People with a history of the disorder seem to have more activity in that circadian rhythm gene

  • Shorter Sleep in Men Ups Risk of Heart Disease: Study
    (16-Nov-2010)
    Even an extra hour of sleep was associated with less thickening of the neck arteries, researchers found

  • Sleep Apnea May Shrink Brain's Gray Matter: Study
    (12-Nov-2010)
    But research finds changes somewhat reversible with early detection, treatment

  • Sleep Apnea May Shrink Brain's Gray Matter: Study
    (12-Nov-2010)
    But research finds changes somewhat reversible with early detection, treatment

  • Sleep Apnea May Shrink Brain's Gray Matter: Study
    (12-Nov-2010)
    But research finds changes somewhat reversible with early detection, treatment

  • Positive Attitude, Planning May Help Women Through Menopause
    (10-Nov-2010)
    Women should start preparing for the change when they hit perimenopause, specialist says

  • Breast-Feeding Won't Rob Mom of Sleep: Study
    (08-Nov-2010)
    Finding challenges belief that breast-feeding women get less sleep than those who formula-feed

  • As Clocks Fall Back on Sunday, Think About Better Sleep
    (07-Nov-2010)
    Time change offers chance to try to improve on slumber, experts say

  • As Clocks Fall Back on Sunday, Think About Better Sleep
    (07-Nov-2010)
    Time change offers chance to try to improve on slumber, experts say

  • Sleep Appears to Aid Learning
    (04-Nov-2010)
    Shut-eye helped solidify vocabulary for study volunteers

  • Overheating in Infants Can Lead to SIDS, Experts Warn
    (04-Nov-2010)
    Multiple blankets, heavy clothing for sleep on cold nights increases the risk, officials say

  • Socializing Tied to Sleep Deprivation in Extroverts
    (02-Nov-2010)
    Whether a person is outgoing or not may affect their need for zzz's, study finds

  • Most Babies Start Sleeping Through Night at 2 to 4 Months
    (25-Oct-2010)
    But doing so on family's schedule may take a while longer, researchers say

  • How You Handle Lack of Sleep May Be in Your Genes
    (25-Oct-2010)
    Study found those with a variant linked to narcolepsy did worse than those without

  • Health Tip: Feeling Sleepy at College?
    (19-Oct-2010)
    Dealing with tiredness and not enough shuteye

  • Restless Legs Syndrome, Fibromyalgia Linked in Study
    (15-Oct-2010)
    Treating RLS could improve sleep, quality of life, researchers say

  • Cancer Patients' Secondary Symptoms Need Attention: Study
    (11-Oct-2010)
    Many with pain, depression also bothered by fatigue, nausea and dry mouth, experts say

  • Sleep Apnea Mask May Cause Subtle Facial Changes
    (05-Oct-2010)
    Study found prolonged use led to slight shifts in jaw, position of teeth

  • Sleep Apnea Mask May Cause Subtle Facial Changes
    (05-Oct-2010)
    Study found prolonged use led to slight shifts in jaw, position of teeth

  • Lack of Sleep During Pregnancy Ups Risk of High Blood Pressure
    (01-Oct-2010)
    Odds of preeclampsia increased ninefold when sleep was regularly less than five hours, study finds

  • Health Tip: Waking Baby
    (28-Sep-2010)
    Suggestions to get your infant up and moving

  • Health Tip: Nap to Feel More Rested
    (20-Sep-2010)
    Sleep experts offer suggestions

  • Scans May Aid Early Detection of Dementia, Parkinson's
    (15-Sep-2010)
    Imaging tests spotted brain abnormalities before noticeable symptoms developed in study patients

  • Heart Damage Seen in Mice With Cancer-Related Disease
    (14-Sep-2010)
    The muscle-wasting disorder, cachexia, affected the heart's function and structure, study found

  • Lack of Sleep May Be Linked to Childhood Obesity
    (07-Sep-2010)
    Study found more than 30% of kids who didn't get enough nighttime rest gained too much weight

  • College Students Reminded to Wash Their Hands
    (06-Sep-2010)
    Making good hygiene a habit can help stop spread of flu at school, expert says

  • Parents Can Take Steps to Boost Kids' Health, Well-Being
    (04-Sep-2010)
    Pediatrician offers tips to start the school year right

  • To Not Sleep, Perchance to Shorten Your Life
    (01-Sep-2010)
    Study finds insomniac men were more likely to die earlier

  • Sleep-Deprived Teens Eat More Fat, Study Finds
    (01-Sep-2010)
    Those who get less than eight hours a night at risk for obesity, experts say

  • To Not Sleep, Perchance to Shorten Your Life
    (01-Sep-2010)
    Study finds insomniac men were more likely to die earlier

  • Chronic Drinking Linked to Circadian Disruptions
    (25-Aug-2010)
    Biological clock genes affected by too much alcohol, researchers report

  • Chronic Drinking Linked to Circadian Disruptions
    (25-Aug-2010)
    Biological clock genes affected by too much alcohol, researchers report

  • More Evidence Virus Plays Role in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    (23-Aug-2010)
    Condition afflicts a million Americans, but cause, treatments remain elusive

  • Burning Candle at Both Ends Harmful?
    (12-Aug-2010)
    A rat study suggests too little sleep has effects similar to that of total sleep deprivation

  • Scientists Unravel Secrets of Sound Sleep
    (09-Aug-2010)
    Bursts of brain activity called 'spindles' may keep loud noise from disturbing sleep, study suggests

  • Seasonal Changes Can Put Teens' Sleep/Wake Cycles Off Track
    (31-Jul-2010)
    Longer daylight hours in spring spur hormonal changes linked to late bedtimes, less sleep, study finds

  • Seasonal Changes Can Put Teens' Sleep/Wake Cycles Off Track
    (31-Jul-2010)
    Longer daylight hours in spring spur hormonal changes linked to late bedtimes, less sleep, study finds

  • Health Tip: Signs You May Have Sleep Apnea
    (30-Jul-2010)
    When breathing pauses or becomes shallow during sleep

  • Health Tip: Signs You May Have Sleep Apnea
    (30-Jul-2010)
    When breathing pauses or becomes shallow during sleep

  • Sleep Disorder May Help Predict Parkinson's Decades Earlier
    (28-Jul-2010)
    Study appears to confirm link between REM behavior disorder and certain neurodegenerative diseases

  • As Temperature Rises, So Does Seniors' Risk of Hyperthermia
    (25-Jul-2010)
    Experts offer tips for avoiding dangerous heat-related health conditions

  • Sleep Plays Important Role in Chronic Disease: Report
    (14-Jul-2010)
    7 to 8 hours is optimal for adults, but too much or too little raises health risks, study finds

  • Sleep Apnea Could Raise Heart Risks for Older Men
    (12-Jul-2010)
    From middle age to age 70, the sleep-time breathing disorder could pose a hazard, study suggests

  • Sleep Apnea Could Raise Heart Risks for Older Men
    (12-Jul-2010)
    From middle age to age 70, the sleep-time breathing disorder could pose a hazard, study suggests

  • Later School Start Times May Foster Better Students
    (06-Jul-2010)
    High school pushed back start of day by 30 minutes, with good results

  • Health Tip: Signs That You May Have Narcolepsy
    (01-Jul-2010)
    A sleep disorder that tends to run in families

  • Treatment Helped Soldiers With Migraine, Insomnia: Study
    (23-Jun-2010)
    Sleep quality improved in those with post-traumatic headache, researchers say

  • Treatment Helped Soldiers With Migraine, Insomnia: Study
    (23-Jun-2010)
    Sleep quality improved in those with post-traumatic headache, researchers say

  • Air Pollution Tied to Breathing Problems in Sleep
    (16-Jun-2010)
    Rising temperature may also play a role, study finds

  • Air Pollution Tied to Breathing Problems in Sleep
    (16-Jun-2010)
    Rising temperature may also play a role, study finds

  • Study Probes Causes of Anger in Returning U.S. Soldiers
    (15-Jun-2010)
    PTSD, combat experience and family history can all play roles, study finds

  • Early School Start Times Raise Risk of Teen Car Crashes
    (09-Jun-2010)
    When high school classes began later, number of accidents dropped, study found

  • Morning Larks Outperform Night Owls on the Pitcher's Mound
    (09-Jun-2010)
    Study found sleep schedules can help predict Major Leaguer's performance

  • Many Americans Sleep-Deprived: Study
    (08-Jun-2010)
    About 20 percent suffer from dangerous daytime sleepiness, survey finds

  • Many Americans Sleep-Deprived: Study
    (08-Jun-2010)
    About 20 percent suffer from dangerous daytime sleepiness, survey finds

  • Soldiers Plagued by Sleeplessness Back Home
    (08-Jun-2010)
    Sleep problems affect 86 percent after combat, survey finds

  • 'Sleep Sex' Might Be Nightmare for Some
    (07-Jun-2010)
    Almost 8 percent of patients at a sleep clinic reported sexsomnia, study finds

  • Consistent Bedtime May Give Kids Developmental Boost
    (07-Jun-2010)
    Preschoolers should routinely get at least 11 hours each night, experts say

  • Frequent Urination at Night Linked to Raised Death Risk
    (01-Jun-2010)
    Study found correlation was strongest for those under 65

  • Health Tip: Understanding Sleep Disorders
    (31-May-2010)
    What may be keeping you awake

  • Brain Injuries May Lead to Sleep Woes
    (26-May-2010)
    Low levels of hormone that triggers the need for a night's rest may be the cause, research finds

  • Common Diabetes Drug Linked to Vitamin B-12 Deficiency
    (21-May-2010)
    Type 2 patients taking metformin should get levels tested regularly, study suggests

  • Eliminating Wheat, Milk From Diet Doesn't Help Autistic Kids
    (19-May-2010)
    Researchers found it didn't change behavior, sleep or digestion

  • For Preemies, Better Use of Oxygen Improves Survival
    (17-May-2010)
    Common sleep apnea treatment seems to help early babies, too

  • Caffeine Helps Shift Workers Avoid Mistakes
    (12-May-2010)
    Jolt of java better than a nap to prevent mistakes, review finds

  • Green Light Exposure Can Reset Body Clock
    (12-May-2010)
    Blue light works best, but study shows green light could also be a treatment

  • 6 to 8 Hours of Shut-Eye Is Optimal for Health
    (10-May-2010)
    Too little sleep ups risk for early death, and too much could signal illness, experts say

  • Restless Legs Syndrome Can Have Family Ties
    (10-May-2010)
    Risk rises if parent, sibling has the movement disorder, study shows

  • Obese Kids May Be More Likely to Snore
    (08-May-2010)
    They also develop sleep apnea more often than slimmer children, study finds

  • Sleepless Nights Plague Assisted Living Residents
    (07-May-2010)
    Poor sleep tied to quality of life, depression, study says

  • One Sleepless Night Ups Insulin Resistance
    (06-May-2010)
    Increase in type 2 diabetes may be related to trend toward less sleep, researchers suspect

  • Health Tip: Are You at Risk for Sleep Apnea?
    (15-Apr-2010)
    Being overweight and older increase your chances

  • Video Games Before Bed May Not Shortchange Slumber
    (15-Apr-2010)
    Study found it took teens only few more minutes to fall asleep

  • Even Mild Sleep Apnea Raises Stroke Risk in Men
    (08-Apr-2010)
    Risk may stem from cumulative effect over many years, study suggests

  • Even Mild Sleep Apnea Raises Stroke Risk in Men
    (08-Apr-2010)
    Risk may stem from cumulative effect over many years, study suggests

  • It Takes a Village to Help Babies Sleep Safely
    (06-Apr-2010)
    Constant chorus of advice might prevent SIDS in more infants, study shows

  • Health Tip: Signs That Your Child Needs a Nap
    (05-Apr-2010)
    Make sure your little one gets enough sleep

  • Sleep Apnea Linked to Eyelid Disorder
    (02-Apr-2010)
    Findings may help doctors diagnose one condition by presence of the other

  • Sleep Apnea Linked to Eyelid Disorder
    (02-Apr-2010)
    Findings may help doctors diagnose one condition by presence of the other

  • Sleep-Related Death Rate Higher Among Black Infants
    (02-Apr-2010)
    Most deaths occurred when babies slept somewhere other than a crib

  • HIV Drugs Might Combat Two Other Diseases
    (01-Apr-2010)
    Prostate cancer, chronic fatique are new research targets

  • Sleep Loss, Marijuana Use Linked in Teen Social Networks
    (20-Mar-2010)
    Kids at risk when poor health behaviors spread among friends, study finds

  • Relief Sought for Secondary Parkinson's Symptoms
    (15-Mar-2010)
    New guidelines target erectile dysfunction, constipation and more

  • Shift Work Can Put a Crimp on Sleep
    (09-Mar-2010)
    If changing jobs isn't an option, modifying behavior may help, expert says

  • Sleepless Nights Plague America
    (08-Mar-2010)
    People of all races say lack of shuteye affects their work, even sex lives

  • Sleepless Nights Plague America
    (08-Mar-2010)
    People of all races say lack of shuteye affects their work, even sex lives

  • Grinding Teeth at Night May Be a Sign of Daytime Stress
    (05-Mar-2010)
    Those who do it appear to have difficulty coping in a positive way, researchers say

  • Virus Unlikely to Cause Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    (26-Feb-2010)
    Several studies now cast doubt on link found in U.S. patients

  • Fatigue May Predict Heart Attack in Dialysis Patients
    (25-Feb-2010)
    But whether efforts to combat weariness will reduce cardiovascular risk is unknown

  • Naptime Helps Babies Remember New Things
    (24-Feb-2010)
    Developing brains retained more when sleep followed learning, research shows

  • Health Tip: Warning Signs That You May Have Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    (23-Feb-2010)
    Here are possible symptoms

  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome-Virus Link Questioned
    (19-Feb-2010)
    Scientists using more sensitive tests found no association

  • Tired Teens Prone to Car Crashes
    (18-Feb-2010)
    Italian study shows sleepy students drive anyway and get into accidents

  • Tired Teens Prone to Car Crashes
    (18-Feb-2010)
    Italian study shows sleepy students drive anyway and get into accidents

  • Severe Sleep Apnea Has Silver Lining
    (16-Feb-2010)
    Those with the worst cases report the fewest nightmares, study finds

  • Severe Sleep Apnea Has Silver Lining
    (16-Feb-2010)
    Those with the worst cases report the fewest nightmares, study finds

  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Kids May Have Genetic Cause
    (09-Feb-2010)
    Future treatments might come in the form of a throat spray, researchers say

  • Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Kids May Have Genetic Cause
    (09-Feb-2010)
    Future treatments might come in the form of a throat spray, researchers say

  • 3 Home Habits Help Youngsters Stay Slim
    (08-Feb-2010)
    Eating together, limiting TV and getting enough sleep cut risk of obesity, study finds

  • Campaign Calls for Limits on Doctors' Hours
    (04-Feb-2010)
    Forty groups say typical 30-hour shifts need to be cut to 16 to avoid medical errors

  • Brain Damage Seen in People With Severe Sleep Apnea
    (03-Feb-2010)
    Gray matter changes may explain memory and other problems related to disorder, study suggests

  • Brain Damage Seen in People With Severe Sleep Apnea
    (03-Feb-2010)
    Gray matter changes may explain memory and other problems related to disorder, study suggests

  • Sleep and Do Better
    (31-Jan-2010)
    Memory, creativity, intellectual performance seem to get a boost from sleep

  • Excess Weight Poses Anesthesia Challenge
    (19-Jan-2010)
    Obese patients can take steps to minimize risk, experts say

  • A Good Night's Slumber Won't Reverse Chronic Sleep Loss
    (13-Jan-2010)
    Deficits in functioning persist for those who frequently get too little shut-eye, study finds

  • Two-Thirds of American Teens Need More Shut-Eye
    (08-Jan-2010)
    Females, blacks, older teens getting least sleep nightly, study finds

  • Two-Thirds of American Teens Need More Shut-Eye
    (08-Jan-2010)
    Females, blacks, older teens getting least sleep nightly, study finds

  • Restless Legs Linked to Erectile Dysfunction
    (05-Jan-2010)
    But it's not clear how the two disorders are connected, researchers say

  • Health Tip: Using Nasal CPAP
    (01-Jan-2010)
    How it may help sleep apnea

  • Health Tip: Fight Fatigue
    (31-Dec-2009)
    Here's how you can remain alert

  • Health Tip: Who Shouldn't 'Cosleep' With an Infant
    (31-Dec-2009)
    Smokers, drinkers should never share bed with a baby, experts say

  • Health Tip: Help Manage Sleep Apnea
    (25-Dec-2009)
    Suggested lifestyle changes

  • Doctor's Orders Influence Baby's Sleep Position
    (17-Dec-2009)
    'Back to Sleep' advice most effective when it comes from physician, study finds

  • Puberty May Trigger Sleep Apnea in Overweight Kids
    (15-Dec-2009)
    Obesity combined with developmental changes increases risk in teens, study suggests

  • Puberty May Trigger Sleep Apnea in Overweight Kids
    (15-Dec-2009)
    Obesity combined with developmental changes increases risk in teens, study suggests

  • Urine Sample May Reveal Sleep Disorder in Kids
    (07-Dec-2009)
    Procedure could negate need for more complicated testing, expert says

  • Urine Sample May Reveal Sleep Disorder in Kids
    (07-Dec-2009)
    Procedure could negate need for more complicated testing, expert says

  • Ecstasy Users at Higher Risk of Sleep Apnea
    (02-Dec-2009)
    The longer the drug used, the greater the sleep disturbances, study finds

  • Sleep Apnea May Cause Nighttime Urination
    (29-Nov-2009)
    Many doctors unaware the sleep disorder boosts urine production, experts say

  • Sleep Apnea May Cause Nighttime Urination
    (29-Nov-2009)
    Many doctors unaware the sleep disorder boosts urine production, experts say

  • Health Tip: Options to Help Insomnia
    (25-Nov-2009)
    Suggestions to help you sleep

  • Health Tip: Options to Help Insomnia
    (25-Nov-2009)
    Suggestions to help you sleep

  • Sleep Disorders Plague Cancer Patients
    (23-Nov-2009)
    More than three-quarters getting chemo deal with insomnia, study shows

  • Sleep Disorders Plague Cancer Patients
    (23-Nov-2009)
    More than three-quarters getting chemo deal with insomnia, study shows

  • When Sleep Suffers, So Does Decisiveness
    (22-Nov-2009)
    Not being well-rested can be dangerous for those whose jobs require quick reactions, researchers say

  • Kidney Transplant, Sleep Disorder May Add Up to Trouble
    (19-Nov-2009)
    Heart disease, stroke more likely for organ recipients with sleep apnea, study finds

  • Kidney Transplant, Sleep Disorder May Add Up to Trouble
    (19-Nov-2009)
    Heart disease, stroke more likely for organ recipients with sleep apnea, study finds

  • Sounds May Help Solidify Memories While Asleep
    (19-Nov-2009)
    Deep sleep is an important time for consolidating memories, researchers find

  • Good Sleepers More Likely to Eat Right
    (06-Nov-2009)
    Adequate shuteye is linked to healthier food choices in study

  • Good Sleepers More Likely to Eat Right
    (06-Nov-2009)
    Adequate shuteye is linked to healthier food choices in study

  • Health Tip: Create Baby's Bedtime Routine
    (05-Nov-2009)
    Better habits usually mean a better night's sleep

  • Without Job Stress, Retirees Sleep Better
    (05-Nov-2009)
    Those who left demanding jobs report the most improvement, study finds

  • Sleepy Drivers a Menace on the Road
    (04-Nov-2009)
    Close to 2 million crashes, close calls linked to drowsy motorists, survey suggests

  • Sleepy Drivers a Menace on the Road
    (04-Nov-2009)
    Close to 2 million crashes, close calls linked to drowsy motorists, survey suggests

  • When Clocks Change, Body May Need Time to Adjust
    (30-Oct-2009)
    Sleep expert offers tips for those thrown off schedule by Daylight Saving Time

  • Millions of Americans Don't Get Enough Sleep
    (29-Oct-2009)
    Seven hours of rest a night is important for good health, expert says

  • Millions of Americans Don't Get Enough Sleep
    (29-Oct-2009)
    Seven hours of rest a night is important for good health, expert says

  • Let Kids Sleep Late on Weekends to Fight Fat: Study
    (28-Oct-2009)
    Too little shuteye contributes to obesity, researchers say

  • Sleep Apnea Episodes May Trigger Irregular Heartbeat
    (27-Oct-2009)
    Study found 18-fold higher incidence of atrial fibrillation, other arrhythmias

  • Sleep Apnea Episodes May Trigger Irregular Heartbeat
    (27-Oct-2009)
    Study found 18-fold higher incidence of atrial fibrillation, other arrhythmias

  • Health Tip: Leave Jet Lag Behind
    (26-Oct-2009)
    Suggestions to prevent it on your next trip

  • Light Touch Helps Grip of MS Patients
    (23-Oct-2009)
    Study shows ways to optimize hand movements

  • Constant Light Linked to Symptoms of Depression
    (23-Oct-2009)
    Unnatural light cycles could have health consequences, study finds

  • Health Tip: Putting Baby to Bed
    (19-Oct-2009)
    Suggestions for a safe night's rest

  • Supervised Exercise May Relieve Fatigue During Chemotherapy
    (14-Oct-2009)
    Mixed-intensity program improved vitality and well-being in study patients

  • Shared Bed May Raise SIDS Risk
    (14-Oct-2009)
    Parental use of alcohol, drugs noted in about a third of deaths, study finds

  • Tired Doctors More Prone to Errors
    (13-Oct-2009)
    Long shifts, little sleep raise complication rate for practicing physicians, study finds

  • Retrovirus May Be at Root of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    (08-Oct-2009)
    Study finds two-thirds of those with the mysterious illness infected with XMRV

  • Older Women May Sleep Better Than Men
    (01-Oct-2009)
    But many think they get less sleep than they actually do, study finds

  • Older Women May Sleep Better Than Men
    (01-Oct-2009)
    But many think they get less sleep than they actually do, study finds

  • Health Tip: Get Enough Sleep
    (29-Sep-2009)
    It can help prevent chronic disease

  • When Pounds Go, Sleep Apnea May Improve
    (28-Sep-2009)
    10 percent weight loss increases remission odds, but any amount helps, experts say

  • When Pounds Go, Sleep Apnea May Improve
    (28-Sep-2009)
    10 percent weight loss increases remission odds, but any amount helps, experts say

  • Infant Head-Flattening Linked to Ear Infections
    (24-Sep-2009)
    Recommended back-sleeping could have downside, study suggests

  • Sleep Deprivation Might Lead to Alzheimer's
    (24-Sep-2009)
    Research in mice suggests that suspect plaques build up during waking hours

  • Tired, Stressed Docs Make More Mistakes, Study Finds
    (22-Sep-2009)
    Experts urge changes throughout medicine to reduce fatigue and distress

  • Insulin-Linked Genes Tied to Body's Internal Clock
    (17-Sep-2009)
    Discovery could shed light on conditions related to sleep-wake cycle

  • Health Tip: Can't Sleep?
    (02-Sep-2009)
    Your medication may be responsible

  • Chemotherapy Linked to Sleep-Wake Cycle Disruptions
    (01-Sep-2009)
    Biological clock out of sync in patients being treated for breast cancer, study finds

  • Chemotherapy Linked to Sleep-Wake Cycle Disruptions
    (01-Sep-2009)
    Biological clock out of sync in patients being treated for breast cancer, study finds

  • Family Issues Translate Into Sick Days at Work
    (28-Aug-2009)
    Employees juggling conflicts have higher absentee rate, research shows

  • Sleep Training Helps Ease Insomnia Tied to Arthritis
    (20-Aug-2009)
    Cognitive behavioral therapy reduced pain and awakenings in study

  • Teen Athletes Sleep Better Than Couch Potatoes
    (20-Aug-2009)
    They also report higher energy during the day and greater ability to concentrate

  • Sleep Training Helps Ease Insomnia Tied to Arthritis
    (20-Aug-2009)
    Cognitive behavioral therapy reduced pain and awakenings in study

  • Sleep Apnea Raises Risk of Death, Especially for Men: Report
    (18-Aug-2009)
    Major study links disordered breathing to deadly cardiovascular complications

  • Sleep Apnea Raises Risk of Death, Especially for Men: Report
    (18-Aug-2009)
    Major study links disordered breathing to deadly cardiovascular complications

  • Health Tip: Stay Awake on the Road
    (17-Aug-2009)
    Avoid driving while you're tired

  • Health Tip: Back to School, Back to Sleep
    (14-Aug-2009)
    Get kids on a regular schedule

  • They Snooze Less, But They Don't Lose
    (13-Aug-2009)
    Genetic mutation could explain why some function fine on six hours a night

  • Stressed Out College Students Losing Sleep
    (12-Aug-2009)
    Worries put them at risk for poor mental and physical health, experts say

  • Health Tip: Nightmares Keeping You Up?
    (29-Jul-2009)
    Some possible reasons for bad dreams

  • Snoozing May Help Women Shed Baby Weight
    (24-Jul-2009)
    But avoiding postpartum sleep deprivation can be tough, experts admit

  • Stress, Bad Bedtime Habits Cause Insomnia
    (24-Jul-2009)
    For a good night's sleep, follow these expert tips

  • Sedentary Kids May Take Longer to Fall Asleep
    (23-Jul-2009)
    But active kids need more sleep and get it more easily, expert says

  • Sleep Benefits From Tonsillectomy Peak at 6 Months
    (21-Jul-2009)
    For kids with breathing issues, having tonsils removed helps most right after surgery

  • Sleep Benefits From Tonsillectomy Peak at 6 Months
    (21-Jul-2009)
    For kids with breathing issues, having tonsils removed helps most right after surgery

  • Odd Behaviors on Ambien Linked to Brain Circuitry
    (02-Jul-2009)
    When the sleep aid shuts down one set of neurons, another set wakes up: study

  • Sleep May Be Essential for Long-Term Memory
    (24-Jun-2009)
    Researchers demonstrate that slumber key to storing memories

  • Sleep Disorders Linked to Arrhythmias
    (23-Jun-2009)
    Older men with breathing irregularities are at greater risk of heart-rhythm abnormality: study

  • Pay Attention to Signs That Say You're Too Tired to Drive
    (13-Jun-2009)
    Sleep foundation offers tips on staying alert behind the wheel

  • Pay Attention to Signs That Say You're Too Tired to Drive
    (13-Jun-2009)
    Sleep foundation offers tips on staying alert behind the wheel

  • Partner's Support Helps Men Adhere to Apnea Treatment
    (12-Jun-2009)
    Positive airway pressure therapy works best when couple works together, research shows

  • Partner's Support Helps Men Adhere to Apnea Treatment
    (12-Jun-2009)
    Positive airway pressure therapy works best when couple works together, research shows

  • Sleep Training Provides Much-Needed Shut-Eye
    (12-Jun-2009)
    Cognitive behavior therapy helps those with chronic insomnia: study

  • Frequent Snoring in Pregnancy Could Signal Blood Sugar Trouble
    (11-Jun-2009)
    Gestational diabetes risk higher in moms-to-be who snore, study finds

  • Sleeping Helps Preserve Important Memories
    (11-Jun-2009)
    Brain uses selective process to store most relevant information, study shows

  • Lack of Good Sleep Might Be Deadly
    (11-Jun-2009)
    Studies find it raises death risk and many older people don't get enough rest

  • Neck Size May Affect Severity of Sleep Apnea
    (10-Jun-2009)
    Even non-obese people are at risk, researchers find

  • Neck Size May Affect Severity of Sleep Apnea
    (10-Jun-2009)
    Even non-obese people are at risk, researchers find

  • Couples in Good Relationships Sleep Better
    (10-Jun-2009)
    'Don't go to bed angry' may be age-old advice, but it's true, study says

  • As Sleep Improves, Grades Seem to Go Up
    (10-Jun-2009)
    Math scores show benefit when teens are efficient sleepers, study finds

  • Severe Nightmares May Warn of Suicidal Symptoms
    (09-Jun-2009)
    Treating sleep problems could aid suicide prevention, researchers suggest

  • In Some Insomnia Patients, Brain Just Won't Shut Down
    (09-Jun-2009)
    Abnormal levels of a neurochemical are linked to sleep disorder, study finds

  • Meditation May Help Put Primary Insomnia to Bed
    (09-Jun-2009)
    Deep relaxation techniques could be key to a restful night, study finds

  • Got a Problem? Think About It Overnight
    (09-Jun-2009)
    Networks in the brain may help you find solutions while asleep, study suggests

  • Early Bedtime May Help Stave Off Teen Depression
    (09-Jun-2009)
    Extra sleep quells suicidal thoughts as well, study finds

  • In Some Insomnia Patients, Brain Just Won't Shut Down
    (09-Jun-2009)
    Abnormal levels of a neurochemical are linked to sleep disorder, study finds

  • Daytime Nap Has Benefits Beyond Rest for Kids
    (08-Jun-2009)
    Nappers have less hyperactivity, depression and anxiety, research suggests

  • Races Differ in Rates of Sleep-Related Obesity
    (08-Jun-2009)
    Blacks get less shuteye than whites, more suffer from obesity, study finds

  • Insomnia and Anxiety May Be Genetically Linked
    (08-Jun-2009)
    Study of twins finds those with depression have trouble sleeping

  • Glowing TV Screens Keeping Americans Up at Night
    (08-Jun-2009)
    Too much late viewing adding to sleep deficit, researchers warn

  • Sleeplessness a Weighty Matter
    (08-Jun-2009)
    Sleep-restriction study quickly added pounds to participants

  • Too Much Computer Gaming Can Steal Your Sleep
    (08-Jun-2009)
    Hard-core gamers lose almost two hours of slumber a night, study suggests

  • Lack of Sleep Can Raise Blood Pressure Over Time
    (08-Jun-2009)
    Risk increased as sleep duration decreased, researchers found

  • Can't Sleep? Try Online Therapy
    (05-Jun-2009)
    Help with relaxation techniques and bedtime habits may ease insomnia

  • Some OTC Sleep, Cold Meds Could Harm Aging Brain
    (05-Jun-2009)
    Drugs containing benadryl linked to slowed thinking, delirium in elderly, report finds

  • Many Overweight Kids Not Getting a Good Night's Sleep
    (03-Jun-2009)
    Obesity may play a role in sleep-disordered breathing, researchers say

  • Many Overweight Kids Not Getting a Good Night's Sleep
    (03-Jun-2009)
    Obesity may play a role in sleep-disordered breathing, researchers say

  • Technology, Caffeine Keeping Teens Awake
    (28-May-2009)
    Many routinely get just 3 to 5 hours sleep per night, study shows

  • Among Obese Diabetics, Sleep Apnea May Be Common
    (22-May-2009)
    Study finds, though, that disorder often goes undiagnosed

  • Among Obese Diabetics, Sleep Apnea May Be Common
    (22-May-2009)
    Study finds, though, that disorder often goes undiagnosed

  • Limiting Work Hours for Medical Residents Could Be Costly
    (20-May-2009)
    And it may not lead to fewer medical errors, researchers suggest

  • Pills Plus Psychotherapy Can Beat Insomnia
    (19-May-2009)
    But pharmaceuticals may help only in the short-term, new study finds

  • New Options Offered for Sleep Apnea
    (18-May-2009)
    No 'magic bullet,' experts say, but alternatives may help some

  • New Options Offered for Sleep Apnea
    (18-May-2009)
    No 'magic bullet,' experts say, but alternatives may help some

  • Exercising Throat Muscles May Relieve Sleep Apnea
    (08-May-2009)
    Workout regimen for the upper airway may improve sleep disorder symptoms, study finds

  • Exercising Throat Muscles May Relieve Sleep Apnea
    (08-May-2009)
    Workout regimen for the upper airway may improve sleep disorder symptoms, study finds

  • Exercising Throat Muscles May Relieve Sleep Apnea
    (08-May-2009)
    Workout regimen for the upper airway may improve sleep disorder symptoms, study finds

  • Seniors Cope With Sleep Loss Better Than Young Adults
    (07-May-2009)
    But those who unintentionally doze off in daytime should see a doctor, study concludes

  • Seniors Cope With Sleep Loss Better Than Young Adults
    (07-May-2009)
    But those who unintentionally doze off in daytime should see a doctor, study concludes

  • In Dolphins, Half the Brain Sleeps, Other Half Works
    (06-May-2009)
    Marine researchers find that trait keeps sleep deprivation at bay

  • Maternal Depression Has Negative Effect on Infants' Sleep
    (06-May-2009)
    But study suggests disturbances reversible with behavioral, environmental changes

  • Researcher IDs Narcolepsy as Autoimmune Disease
    (04-May-2009)
    Discovery of 2 gene variants that kill off protective hormone could lead to new treatments

  • Researcher IDs Narcolepsy as Autoimmune Disease
    (04-May-2009)
    Discovery of 2 gene variants that kill off protective hormone could lead to new treatments

  • Nighttime Urination Linked to Higher Death Rate Among Elderly
    (01-May-2009)
    The cause of the potential connection is unclear, researchers say

  • Treating Sleep Disorders May Ease ADHD Symptoms
    (01-May-2009)
    Team suggests screening spares patients lifetime of problems

  • Health Tip: When Seniors Have Trouble Sleeping
    (30-Apr-2009)
    Here's a list of common causes

  • Common Drug Eases Restless Legs Syndrome
    (29-Apr-2009)
    Lyrica also improves quality of sleep for patients, study finds

  • Health Tip: Suggestions for Better Sleep
    (27-Apr-2009)
    If you're frequently groggy, here are things you can try

  • Jet Lag Upsets Brain's Internal Clocks
    (17-Apr-2009)
    Finding could fine-tune treatments for sleepy travelers and shift workers, study suggests

  • Jet Lag Upsets Brain's Internal Clocks
    (17-Apr-2009)
    Finding could fine-tune treatments for sleepy travelers and shift workers, study suggests

  • Melatonin May Ease Sleep Problems in Autistic Children
    (17-Apr-2009)
    Small study finds over-the-counter melatonin reduces time to slumber

  • Sleep May Be Cause, Not Consequence, of Cancer Issues
    (15-Apr-2009)
    Researchers suggest treating insomnia as a way to address pain

  • Sleep May Be Cause, Not Consequence, of Cancer Issues
    (15-Apr-2009)
    Researchers suggest treating insomnia as a way to address pain

  • Study Challenges Link Between Panic Attacks, PTSD
    (10-Apr-2009)
    Findings suggest many factors contribute to stress disorder, not just fear during trauma

  • Trouble Sleeping? Try These Tips
    (03-Apr-2009)
    What you do and drink before bedtime can have an effect

  • Daily Naps May Raise Older Women's Death Risk
    (02-Apr-2009)
    Addressing where the drowsiness comes from may be the solution, researchers say

  • Insomnia Linked to Suicidal Thoughts, Attempts
    (01-Apr-2009)
    But researchers say it's not clear if one causes the other

  • Baby's Sleep Position May Not Affect Severity of Head Flattening
    (27-Mar-2009)
    But study finds lower gestational age, being male did have a correlation

  • Gulf War Syndrome May Stem From Chemical Exposure
    (24-Mar-2009)
    U.S. researchers find brain function problems in ill veterans

  • Electrical Signal in Brain Seems to Warn of 'Mistakes'
    (23-Mar-2009)
    Finding may help in kids with ADHD, workers under stress

  • Internal Clock and Metabolism May Be Linked
    (19-Mar-2009)
    Discovery in mice could offer clues to effects of aging, experts say

  • Narcolepsy Drug Might Be Addictive
    (17-Mar-2009)
    Finding comes as use of stimulant for enhanced mental function is on the increase

  • Mental Exhaustion Impedes Physical Performance
    (13-Mar-2009)
    Researchers say finding could serve as model for diagnosing chronic fatigue

  • Cholesterol Drugs Linked to Increased Fatigue
    (12-Mar-2009)
    Study shows a trend, but heart specialists remain skeptical

  • People With Insomnia May Be Plagued for Awhile
    (11-Mar-2009)
    Serious sleep problems often last a year or more, study finds

  • Health Tip: Getting Back to Sleep
    (11-Mar-2009)
    After you wake up during the night

  • People With Insomnia May Be Plagued for Awhile
    (11-Mar-2009)
    Serious sleep problems often last a year or more, study finds

  • Too Little Sleep May Raise Diabetes Risk
    (11-Mar-2009)
    Less than 6 hours of slumber per night heightened the odds, study found

  • People With Insomnia May Be Plagued for Awhile
    (11-Mar-2009)
    Serious sleep problems often last a year or more, study finds

  • Spring Forward? Plan Ahead
    (08-Mar-2009)
    Sunday's time change can be easier with some advance preparation

  • Simpler Sleep Apnea Treatment Seems Effective, Affordable
    (06-Mar-2009)
    Study finds that nurse-led rather than doctor-led care saves about $722 per patient

  • Simpler Sleep Apnea Treatment Seems Effective, Affordable
    (06-Mar-2009)
    Study finds that nurse-led rather than doctor-led care saves about $722 per patient

  • Night Shift Work Hard on the Heart
    (03-Mar-2009)
    Study finds it alters levels of hormones, could raise risk of obesity, diabetes and heart disease

  • With the Economy Down, Sleeplessness Is Up
    (02-Mar-2009)
    Poll finds one-third of Americans stay awake worrying about personal finances

  • With the Economy Down, Sleeplessness Is Up
    (02-Mar-2009)
    Poll finds one-third of Americans stay awake worrying about personal finances

  • Across All Cultures, Dreams Affect Behavior
    (01-Mar-2009)
    They may rarely predict future events, but most people believe they are meaningful

  • Men's Stroke Risk Rises Dramatically in Mid-40s
    (26-Feb-2009)
    And the contributing factors are often those seen in older patients, study finds

  • Anatomy May Help Identify Sleep Apnea
    (20-Feb-2009)
    People with the condition appear to have longer soft palates, research shows

  • Anatomy May Help Identify Sleep Apnea
    (20-Feb-2009)
    People with the condition appear to have longer soft palates, research shows

  • Health Tip: Warning Signs of Sleep Apnea
    (19-Feb-2009)
    A list of possible symptoms

  • Using Sleep to Manage Headaches May Cause Insomnia
    (16-Feb-2009)
    And that may lead to more headaches, new study suggests

  • Texting After Fainting a Good Sign
    (12-Feb-2009)
    Study notes it means a teenaged victim has recovered from the blackout

  • Inflammation May Play Role in Sleep Duration
    (02-Feb-2009)
    Stress, mood affect cytokine regulators underlying resting habits, study says

  • Inflammation May Play Role in Sleep Duration
    (02-Feb-2009)
    Stress, mood affect cytokine regulators underlying resting habits, study says

  • Health Tip: Traumatic Events May Affect Sleep
    (28-Jan-2009)
    Suggestions to get a better night's rest

  • Hormone-Boosting Drug May Help Treat Frailty
    (27-Jan-2009)
    Older adults who took capromorelin had boost in lean body mass

  • Problems Tied to Obesity Also Seem to Affect Sleep
    (23-Jan-2009)
    Studies find three separate links with sleep apnea

  • Problems Tied to Obesity Also Seem to Affect Sleep
    (23-Jan-2009)
    Studies find three separate links with sleep apnea

  • Sleep Apnea Seems to Wear Down the Brain
    (15-Jan-2009)
    Repeated blood flow changes may be at the root of higher stroke risk, study says

  • Sleep Apnea Seems to Wear Down the Brain
    (15-Jan-2009)
    Repeated blood flow changes may be at the root of higher stroke risk, study says

  • Certain Antidepressants Ease Fibromyalgia Symptoms
    (13-Jan-2009)
    Tricyclic medications helped with pain, fatigue and depression, study shows

  • Certain Antidepressants Ease Fibromyalgia Symptoms
    (13-Jan-2009)
    Tricyclic medications helped with pain, fatigue and depression, study shows

  • Lack of Sleep Linked to Common Cold
    (12-Jan-2009)
    Getting less than seven hours a night boosts your risk, study found

  • Doctors Urged to Screen Diabetics for Sleep Apnea
    (08-Jan-2009)
    Treatment may reduce risk of cardiovascular disease

  • Doctors Urged to Screen Diabetics for Sleep Apnea
    (08-Jan-2009)
    Treatment may reduce risk of cardiovascular disease

  • Childhood Trauma Tied to Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    (06-Jan-2009)
    Finding means condition could be biologically driven, researchers say

  • War Vets With Headaches Could Have Brain Problems
    (05-Jan-2009)
    Reduced sense of smell might also signal need for testing, expert says

  • Insomnia Costs Billions in Lost Productivity
    (01-Jan-2009)
    Canadian study hints at huge costs here in the United States

  • Insomnia Costs Billions in Lost Productivity
    (01-Jan-2009)
    Canadian study hints at huge costs here in the United States

  • Sleep Disorder Could Signal Neurological Disease
    (24-Dec-2008)
    Finding could help docs spot those at risk for dementia, Parkinson's, researchers say

  • Proper Sleep May Help Clear Arteries
    (23-Dec-2008)
    Getting an extra hour's slumber was equal to a nearly 17-point drop in blood pressure, study found

  • Zolpimist Approved for Insomnia
    (22-Dec-2008)
    Oral spray contains Ambien's active ingredient

  • Depression, Anxiety Hinder Quality of Life After Stroke
    (18-Dec-2008)
    Rehab efforts should focus on coping styles to boost outcomes, study says

  • Snorers Burn More Calories During the Day
    (16-Dec-2008)
    But study shows it doesn't offset extra weight that often accompanies the condition

  • Snorers Burn More Calories During the Day
    (16-Dec-2008)
    But study shows it doesn't offset extra weight that often accompanies the condition

  • Immune System Works Better at Night
    (15-Dec-2008)
    Greater success fighting infection than during the day, study says

  • Later School Start Time Cuts Teens' Car Crash Risk
    (15-Dec-2008)
    A little more sleep means sharper young drivers, study suggests

  • Anemia Rates Down for U.S. Women and Children
    (08-Dec-2008)
    But they remain disproportionately high for minority women, study finds

  • To Sleep, Perchance to Remember
    (05-Dec-2008)
    Study links shut-eye to improved learning skills

  • Drug Effective for Temporary Sleep Disruptions
    (02-Dec-2008)
    Trials of tasimelteon show it could aid shift workers, people affected by jet lag

  • Preemies' Low Blood Pressure Linked to SIDS
    (01-Dec-2008)
    Preterm infants already at higher risk for SIDS and this may be why, researchers say

  • Spinal Anesthesia Doesn't Cause Restless Leg Syndrome
    (19-Nov-2008)
    Study also finds spinal anesthesia doesn't worsen pre-existing RLS

  • Greener Neighborhoods Mean Slimmer Children
    (14-Nov-2008)
    Trees, parks get inner city kids moving, study finds

  • Health Tip: Treating Insomnia
    (14-Nov-2008)
    Suggestions for a good night's rest

  • Health Tip: Treating Insomnia
    (14-Nov-2008)
    Suggestions for a good night's rest

  • Poor Sleep, Hypertension a Dangerous Combination
    (10-Nov-2008)
    Elderly who don't get 7.5 hours of shut-eye a night at higher death risk, study suggests

  • Primary Insomnia Tied to Brain Neurochemical Imbalance
    (03-Nov-2008)
    Finding suggests complaint of a 'racing mind' is not just in patient's head

  • Primary Insomnia Tied to Brain Neurochemical Imbalance
    (03-Nov-2008)
    Finding suggests complaint of a 'racing mind' is not just in patient's head

  • Semi-Annual Time Changes May Affect the Heart
    (01-Nov-2008)
    Swedish researchers say heart attack rates change when clocks are adjusted

  • Asleep or Awake, Brain Functions the Same
    (31-Oct-2008)
    Finding may help evaluate infants, as well as psychiatric, movement disorders

  • Even Mild Sleep Apnea Hikes Heart Risk
    (24-Oct-2008)
    It can lead to stiffening of arteries, study says

  • Nation's Teachers Battle Sleep Problems
    (15-Oct-2008)
    Many say lack of rest impairs lessons, study finds

  • Nation's Teachers Battle Sleep Problems
    (15-Oct-2008)
    Many say lack of rest impairs lessons, study finds

  • Warfarin Underused in Atrial Fibrillation Patients
    (14-Oct-2008)
    Study says blood thinner not prescribed often enough, but notes it's hard to manage

  • Circadian Rhythm Plays Role in Memory
    (13-Oct-2008)
    Hamsters deprived of body's sleep-wake system 'can't remember anything,' study says

  • New Factors Join Kids' Sleep Disorders, Cognition
    (10-Oct-2008)
    Blood pressure, brain oxygen levels might modify severity of some deficits, study says

  • New Factors Join Kids' Sleep Disorders, Cognition
    (10-Oct-2008)
    Blood pressure, brain oxygen levels might modify severity of some deficits, study says

  • Economic Crisis Takes Toll on Emotional Health
    (08-Oct-2008)
    Experts seeing more cases of sleeplessness, anxiety, but they offer tips for coping

  • Health Tip: Does Your Child Need a Nap?
    (29-Sep-2008)
    Signs that say yes

  • Acupuncture Eases Breast Cancer Treatment Side Effects
    (22-Sep-2008)
    Ancient therapy bested antidepressant for relieving hot flashes in study

  • To Sleep, Perchance to Smell?
    (22-Sep-2008)
    Odors can affect the emotional tone of dreams, study finds

  • Changes in Seniors' Sleep Patterns Need Attention
    (13-Sep-2008)
    Disrupted rest lasting more than 2 weeks should be brought up with doctor, expert says

  • Changes in Seniors' Sleep Patterns Need Attention
    (13-Sep-2008)
    Disrupted rest lasting more than 2 weeks should be brought up with doctor, expert says

  • Sleep Apnea May Cause Erectile Dysfunction
    (12-Sep-2008)
    Condition may persist, but mouse research shows drug restores oxygen, sexual functioning

  • Sleep Apnea May Cause Erectile Dysfunction
    (12-Sep-2008)
    Condition may persist, but mouse research shows drug restores oxygen, sexual functioning

  • Fall Risk Higher in Older Women Who Sleep Less
    (08-Sep-2008)
    And medications do little to influence the link, study finds

  • Fall Risk Higher in Older Women Who Sleep Less
    (08-Sep-2008)
    And medications do little to influence the link, study finds

  • Sleep Therapy Restores Brain Function in Insomniacs
    (04-Sep-2008)
    Brain imaging suggests it could be a non-pharmacological intervention for the disorder

  • Sleep Therapy Restores Brain Function in Insomniacs
    (04-Sep-2008)
    Brain imaging suggests it could be a non-pharmacological intervention for the disorder

  • Daytime Sleeping Linked to Poor Recovery in Older Patients
    (02-Sep-2008)
    Study found it predicted outcome months after patient went home

  • Sleepy Drivers Are Dangerous Drivers
    (30-Aug-2008)
    On holiday weekend, experts note vision problems, fatigue as deadly as bad road conditions, drunk driving

  • Older Caregivers Prone to Worse Sleep Patterns
    (28-Aug-2008)
    Overnight stays with person with dementia led to daytime tiredness, symptoms of depression

  • Early Childhood Factors Raise Risk for Snoring
    (22-Aug-2008)
    Ear infections, dogs in the home, and large families all contribute, study finds

  • Early Childhood Factors Raise Risk for Snoring
    (22-Aug-2008)
    Ear infections, dogs in the home, and large families all contribute, study finds

  • Poor Sleep Linked to High Blood Pressure in Teens
    (18-Aug-2008)
    Similar results have been found in studies of adults

  • Health Tip: Sleep Positions While You're Pregnant
    (15-Aug-2008)
    Suggestions for more comfortable rest

  • Lack of Energy in Old Age May Foretell Illness
    (14-Aug-2008)
    Anergia not just a part of advancing years but could be tied to severe problems, death

  • Lack of Energy in Old Age May Foretell Illness
    (14-Aug-2008)
    Anergia not just a part of advancing years but could be tied to severe problems, death

  • Health Tip: Get a Good Night's Sleep While Pregnant
    (11-Aug-2008)
    It's important for you and baby

  • Interrupted Night Sleep Worse for Cognitive Function
    (08-Aug-2008)
    People almost 4 times groggier than those awakened during day rest, study finds

  • Easing Your Teens Into the Back-to-School Schedule
    (08-Aug-2008)
    Before classes start, reset those summer sleep times to soften the transition

  • Interrupted Night Sleep Worse for Cognitive Function
    (08-Aug-2008)
    People almost 4 times groggier than those awakened during day rest, study finds

  • Health Tip: Can't Sleep?
    (06-Aug-2008)
    Some possible reasons

  • Health Tip: Can't Sleep?
    (06-Aug-2008)
    Some possible reasons

  • Kids Who Sleep Poorly at Risk for Being Overweight
    (04-Aug-2008)
    Even an hour's less rest linked to doubled chance of weight gain, study finds

  • Sleep Apnea Boosts Death Risk
    (01-Aug-2008)
    But it's unclear whether treating the breathing disorder cuts the danger, one expert says

  • Sleep Apnea Boosts Death Risk
    (01-Aug-2008)
    But it's unclear whether treating the breathing disorder cuts the danger, one expert says

  • Aging Hinders Memory Storage During Sleep
    (29-Jul-2008)
    Study in rats suggests brain needs 'experience replay' during slumber

  • Experts Urge Research on Sleep Apnea-Heart Disease Link
    (28-Jul-2008)
    With obesity rising, troubled nighttime breathing will become even bigger problem, AHA warns

  • Experts Urge Research on Sleep Apnea-Heart Disease Link
    (28-Jul-2008)
    With obesity rising, troubled nighttime breathing will become even bigger problem, AHA warns

  • Sleep Needs May Decline With Age
    (24-Jul-2008)
    Study suggests what some think is insomnia is really natural part of getting older

  • Studies Link Circadian Rhythm, Metabolism, Longevity to One Protein
    (24-Jul-2008)
    New molecular clock component ties all three together, researchers say

  • Health Tip: Stay Awake Behind the Wheel
    (23-Jul-2008)
    Prevent drowsy driving

  • Sleep Apnea Linked to Night Heart Attacks
    (22-Jul-2008)
    Breathing problem often goes undetected, researcher notes

  • Health Tip: Prevent Jet Lag
    (22-Jul-2008)
    Make plane travel more comfortable

  • Sleep Apnea Linked to Night Heart Attacks
    (22-Jul-2008)
    Breathing problem often goes undetected, researcher notes

  • Too Much, Too Little Sleep Linked to Stroke Risk
    (17-Jul-2008)
    Postmenopausal women who slept more than nine hours a night had up to 70% higher risk

  • Health Tip: Teens and Sleep
    (14-Jul-2008)
    Signs that you're not getting enough

  • Don't Take a Vacation From Healthy Eating
    (13-Jul-2008)
    Expert says sticking to routine will keep those extra pounds off while school's out

  • Melanoma Drug Boosts Recurrence-Free Survival
    (11-Jul-2008)
    Pegylated inteferon cut risk 15% but did not reduce overall mortality rates

  • Working Hard When Tired Raises Blood Pressure
    (03-Jul-2008)
    Finding suggests chronic fatigue may pose serious health risks

  • Women Don't Notice 40% of Their Hot Flashes
    (26-Jun-2008)
    Lack of sleep, causing memory problems, likely culprits in finding, study says

  • Lack of Two Related Genes Disrupts Sleep Cycle
    (26-Jun-2008)
    Finding important to kids with autism, retardation, who often have poor rest patterns

  • So Much to Do, So Little Sleep
    (23-Jun-2008)
    Many women are struggling with the health fallout caused by a lack of shuteye

  • Overtime Work Tied to Anxiety, Depression
    (19-Jun-2008)
    Rates were higher among less-skilled and those with lower incomes, study finds

  • Delayed Sleep Pattern Tied to Irregular Menstrual Cycles
    (13-Jun-2008)
    Cramps, mood swings, other symptoms reported by more than two-thirds of women with disorder

  • Teens Sleep Longer With Delayed School Starts
    (12-Jun-2008)
    Most report less daytime sleepiness when opening bell is pushed back, study concludes

  • Better Sleepers Are 'Successful Agers'
    (12-Jun-2008)
    Less daytime napping, fewer complaints of insomnia predicted a healthier life, study finds

  • Health Tip: Help Put Sleep Apnea to Bed
    (12-Jun-2008)
    Possible treatments

  • Parental Insomnia Can Harm Adolescent Children
    (12-Jun-2008)
    Study finds these kids more likely to have insomnia, suicidal thoughts

  • Teens Sleep Longer With Delayed School Starts
    (12-Jun-2008)
    Most report less daytime sleepiness when opening bell is pushed back, study concludes

  • Better Sleepers Are 'Successful Agers'
    (12-Jun-2008)
    Less daytime napping, fewer complaints of insomnia predicted a healthier life, study finds

  • Asian Kids Have Later Bedtimes, Less Total Sleep
    (12-Jun-2008)
    Cross-culture study finds vast differences in habits, parents' perceptions of problems

  • Moderate Aerobics May Ease Insomnia Symptoms
    (12-Jun-2008)
    Brazilian study finds 36% reduction in time awake and a drop in anxiety levels

  • Abnormal Sleep Patterns in Older Men Spell Trouble
    (12-Jun-2008)
    Study found those who were outside the norm faced higher mortality rate

  • Parental Insomnia Can Harm Adolescent Children
    (12-Jun-2008)
    Study finds these kids more likely to have insomnia, suicidal thoughts

  • Better Sleepers Are 'Successful Agers'
    (12-Jun-2008)
    Less daytime napping, fewer complaints of insomnia predicted a healthier life, study finds

  • Moderate Aerobics May Ease Insomnia Symptoms
    (12-Jun-2008)
    Brazilian study finds 36% reduction in time awake and a drop in anxiety levels

  • Children's Neck Size Associated With Sleep Disorders
    (11-Jun-2008)
    Study says it should be considered in those with history of snoring, apnea

  • Sleep Apnea Linked to Memory Loss
    (11-Jun-2008)
    Study finds disorder shrinks brain cells much the way alcohol, Alzheimer's do

  • Children's Neck Size Associated With Sleep Disorders
    (11-Jun-2008)
    Study says it should be considered in those with history of snoring, apnea

  • Sleep Apnea Linked to Memory Loss
    (11-Jun-2008)
    Study finds disorder shrinks brain cells much the way alcohol, Alzheimer's do

  • Combat Vets Display Severe Sleep Disorders
    (10-Jun-2008)
    But their tech savvy helps them use online programs as well as drugs to help problem

  • Combat Vets Display Severe Sleep Disorders
    (10-Jun-2008)
    But their tech savvy helps them use online programs as well as drugs to help problem

  • Baseball Teams Strike Out When Jet-Lagged
    (10-Jun-2008)
    Cross-country travel, especially east to west, takes a toll on pros, study says

  • Adding Light Eases Behavioral Problems of Dementia
    (10-Jun-2008)
    Study found it fixed circadian rhythms, helped with depression, agitation in elderly

  • College Night Owls Have Lower Grades
    (09-Jun-2008)
    Study finds students who are morning people function better on tests

  • Sleepy Driving Prevalent Among Collegians
    (09-Jun-2008)
    17% said they had dropped off at wheel, with 2.2% reporting accidents as result

  • College Night Owls Have Lower Grades
    (09-Jun-2008)
    Study finds students who are morning people function better on tests

  • Sleepy Driving Prevalent Among Collegians
    (09-Jun-2008)
    17% said they had dropped off at wheel, with 2.2% reporting accidents as result

  • For Women, a Happy Marriage Means Sweet Dreams
    (09-Jun-2008)
    Those in troubled unions report more sleep problems, study finds

  • Too Much Cell Phone Time Takes Toll on Teen Sleep
    (09-Jun-2008)
    Study found excessive use made adolescents more sleepy, restless and stressed

  • Sleep: A Necessity, Not a Luxury
    (08-Jun-2008)
    An estimated 40 million Americans don't get a good night's rest

  • Sleep: A Necessity, Not a Luxury
    (08-Jun-2008)
    An estimated 40 million Americans don't get a good night's rest

  • Doctors Urged to Look for Link Between Type 2 Diabetes, Sleep Apnea
    (07-Jun-2008)
    Group pushes new clinical practices to have patients presenting with one checked for other

  • Doctors Urged to Look for Link Between Type 2 Diabetes, Sleep Apnea
    (07-Jun-2008)
    Group pushes new clinical practices to have patients presenting with one checked for other

  • Doctors Urged to Look for Link Between Type 2 Diabetes, Sleep Apnea
    (07-Jun-2008)
    Group pushes new clinical practices to have patients presenting with one checked for other

  • Acupuncture Eases Side Effects of Head, Neck Cancer Treatments
    (02-Jun-2008)
    Narcolepsy drug also helped with severe fatigue among patients on chemotherapy

  • Bunk Beds Pose Dangers to Both Kids and Young Adults
    (02-Jun-2008)
    National study finds high injury rate calls for increased prevention efforts

  • Health Tip: Take a Short Nap
    (28-May-2008)
    And feel more alert

  • Brain May Ignore Bladder Signals, Causing Bedwetting
    (28-May-2008)
    Study suggests overactive bladder may desensitize brain

  • Health Tip: Get Your Child Back to Bed
    (27-May-2008)
    Sleeping with you isn't a good idea

  • Drowsy Drivers Make Holiday Weekend Among the Most Dangerous
    (24-May-2008)
    More than a third admit nodding off, so fill up with a good night's sleep, experts warn

  • Drowsy Drivers Make Holiday Weekend Among the Most Dangerous
    (24-May-2008)
    More than a third admit nodding off, so fill up with a good night's sleep, experts warn

  • Green Tea May Help Brain Cope With Sleep Disorders
    (22-May-2008)
    Study in rats finds polyphenol compounds affect areas involved with learning and memory

  • Green Tea May Help Brain Cope With Sleep Disorders
    (22-May-2008)
    Study in rats finds polyphenol compounds affect areas involved with learning and memory

  • 'Food Clock' May Override Master Sleep Clock in Times of Duress
    (22-May-2008)
    Mouse study suggests threat of starvation triggers the switch

  • Sleep Apnea Linked to Heart Risks in Children
    (21-May-2008)
    The condition produces inflammation, potential cardiovascular problems, study says

  • Sleep Apnea Linked to Heart Risks in Children
    (21-May-2008)
    The condition produces inflammation, potential cardiovascular problems, study says

  • Sleep-Deprived Brains Show Lapse in Visual Processing
    (20-May-2008)
    Seemingly normal function could give false sense of competence, study suggests

  • Sleep Disorders Put Stroke, Blood Pressure Patients at Risk
    (19-May-2008)
    Treating obstructive apnea could cut chances of early death, studies find

  • Sleep Disorders Put Stroke, Blood Pressure Patients at Risk
    (19-May-2008)
    Treating obstructive apnea could cut chances of early death, studies find

  • Air Travel Taxes Hearts of People With Sleep Apnea
    (18-May-2008)
    They experience higher heart rates and more demand for oxygen, study found

  • Heart Hormone Elevated in Children Who Wet Bed
    (05-May-2008)
    Snoring also related to problem, researchers report

  • Suffering of Heart Failure Similar to Cancer
    (02-May-2008)
    Same kind of palliative care may be needed, researcher says

  • Sleep Troubles Vary Between Alzheimer's Patients, Caregivers
    (02-May-2008)
    Their difficulties with slumber are not always connected, researchers say

  • Napping Habits Tied to Sleep Disorders
    (01-May-2008)
    Older adults battling illnesses more likely to make up lost slumber during day

  • Napping Habits Tied to Sleep Disorders
    (01-May-2008)
    Older adults battling illnesses more likely to make up lost slumber during day

  • Health Tip: Create a Space for Sleep
    (29-Apr-2008)
    The right environment for quality zzz's

  • Elderly More Likely to Battle Sleep Disorders
    (27-Apr-2008)
    Meds they take, changes in biological clock put many at risk for serious disease

  • Elderly More Likely to Battle Sleep Disorders
    (27-Apr-2008)
    Meds they take, changes in biological clock put many at risk for serious disease

  • Elderly More Likely to Battle Sleep Disorders
    (27-Apr-2008)
    Meds they take, changes in biological clock put many at risk for serious disease

  • Sleep Apnea Screening Cuts Surgical Complications
    (23-Apr-2008)
    Canadian team develops simple test to identify those at risk

  • Sleep Apnea Screening Cuts Surgical Complications
    (23-Apr-2008)
    Canadian team develops simple test to identify those at risk

  • Nasal Surgery Helps Ease Sleep Apnea Symptoms
    (22-Apr-2008)
    Not only did overall health improve, but study finds snoring, daytime sleepiness reduced

  • Nasal Surgery Helps Ease Sleep Apnea Symptoms
    (22-Apr-2008)
    Not only did overall health improve, but study finds snoring, daytime sleepiness reduced

  • Children With Migraines at Higher Risk for Sleep Disorders
    (17-Apr-2008)
    They're twice as likely to have apnea, repeated arousals from slumber, study finds

  • Children With Migraines at Higher Risk for Sleep Disorders
    (17-Apr-2008)
    They're twice as likely to have apnea, repeated arousals from slumber, study finds

  • Work Conflicts Can Do a Job on Your Sleep
    (17-Apr-2008)
    They're more disruptive than long hours, night shifts or job insecurity, study says

  • Children With Migraines at Higher Risk for Sleep Disorders
    (17-Apr-2008)
    They're twice as likely to have apnea, repeated arousals from slumber, study finds

  • Sleep Disorder Linked to Neurodegenerative Conditions
    (15-Apr-2008)
    Rapid eye movement disorder can involve anxiety, low attention levels and Parkinson's

  • Sleep Disorder Linked to Neurodegenerative Conditions
    (15-Apr-2008)
    Rapid eye movement disorder can involve anxiety, low attention levels and Parkinson's

  • Too Little Sleep Leads to Too Much Weight for Kids
    (08-Apr-2008)
    And some parents may unsuspectingly contribute to their child's sleep problems, researchers say

  • Tight Backpack Straps Cut Blood to Shoulders, Arms
    (07-Apr-2008)
    Carrying 26 pounds for just 10 minutes can lead to fatigue, loss of motor skills

  • Persistent Insomnia Leads to Depression in Young Adults
    (02-Apr-2008)
    When it lasts 2 weeks or more, it predicts major episodes, study finds

  • Lack of Sleep Hurts Women's Hearts Most
    (21-Mar-2008)
    Creates more stress, biomarkers for diabetes, heart disease than in males

  • Sleep Deprivation Helps Spot Sleepwalkers
    (21-Mar-2008)
    Lack of sleep can trigger the condition, but diagnosis is difficult, experts say

  • Starved for Sleep? Watch Your Waistline
    (16-Mar-2008)
    Not enough slumber can contribute to weight gain, experts say

  • Surgery Only Works for Some Kids with Sleep Apnea
    (14-Mar-2008)
    Study found those who gained weight rapidly, were African-American were much more likely to suffer relapses

  • Surgery Only Works for Some Kids with Sleep Apnea
    (14-Mar-2008)
    Study found those who gained weight rapidly, were African-American were much more likely to suffer relapses

  • Health Tip: Your Diet and Sleep
    (10-Mar-2008)
    What you eat can affect your rest

  • Planning for Health Emergencies Eases Stress of Family Travel
    (09-Mar-2008)
    Think ahead, expert says, to enjoy vacations when unexpected illness arises

  • Physicians Say They Need More Sleep
    (07-Mar-2008)
    Work schedules a culprit, and docs use more caffeine than patients, too

  • Americans Sleepier Than Ever
    (03-Mar-2008)
    But new poll shows two-thirds just accept it and do best to cope

  • Americans Sleepier Than Ever
    (03-Mar-2008)
    But new poll shows two-thirds just accept it and do best to cope

  • Surviving Daylight Saving Switch
    (02-Mar-2008)
    Night owls especially need to readjust to cope with loss of hour's sleep on March 9

  • Anemia Drugs for Cancer Patients Increase Death Risk
    (26-Feb-2008)
    Erythropoiesis-stimulating agents also boost risk of blood clots, study says

  • TV Could Be Disrupting Your Kid's Sleep
    (25-Feb-2008)
    Viewing, especially before bedtime, is linked to irregular sleep patterns for the very young, experts say

  • Health Tip: Getting Enough Sleep During Pregnancy
    (21-Feb-2008)
    Suggestions to stay comfortable

  • Daytime Dozing Might Raise Stroke Risk
    (21-Feb-2008)
    Sleep apnea could be the connection, experts say

  • Health Tip: Is GERD Causing Sleep Problems?
    (20-Feb-2008)
    Suggestions to tame your heartburn

  • Smokers Sleep Less Soundly
    (05-Feb-2008)
    They're 4 times more likely than nonsmokers to report lack of restful slumber, study says

  • 9/11 Attacks Changed Way Americans Dream
    (01-Feb-2008)
    Small study suggests images more intense, but oddly lacking planes flying into towers

  • A Daytime Nap Can Boost Memory
    (01-Feb-2008)
    But the shut-eye only helps with material that was learned well, study suggests

  • Study Links Snoring to Chronic Bronchitis
    (28-Jan-2008)
    Reasons for the association are unknown, researchers say

  • Different Neural Pathways at Work Going Under, Coming Out of Anesthesia
    (21-Jan-2008)
    Mouse study on brain's orexin system could lead to new drugs with fewer side effects

  • Dual Treatment Helps Wean Patients From Ventilators
    (11-Jan-2008)
    'Wake up-and-breathe' protocol appears to improve results, study says

  • Health Tip: Help Your Newborn Sleep Longer
    (08-Jan-2008)
    Establish a bedtime routine

  • Protein Nasal Spray Revives Sleep-Deprived Monkeys
    (04-Jan-2008)
    A natural brain compound could help shift workers or those with narcolepsy, scientists say

  • Lack of Deep Sleep Raises Diabetes Risk
    (03-Jan-2008)
    Three nights of interrupted slumber upsets young people's blood sugar levels, study finds

  • Restless Legs Syndrome May Cause Heart Problems: Study
    (02-Jan-2008)
    Patients face twice the risk of stroke, heart disease compared to people who don't

  • Resolve to Get Enough Zzzzs This Year
    (01-Jan-2008)
    Experts offer tips on spotting problems and achieving better, longer sleep

  • Children Who Sleep Less Weigh More
    (01-Jan-2008)
    Kids' sleep patterns also vary by season, day, researchers report

  • Chronic Coughs Need a Doctor's Attention
    (27-Dec-2007)
    Persistent respiratory distress is the body's way of saying, 'Help!'

  • ICU Patients Not Getting Enough Sleep
    (27-Dec-2007)
    Clinical-care protocols often deprive them of rest needed for healing, study says

  • Give Yourself the Gift of Sleep for the Holidays
    (23-Dec-2007)
    Getting an early start on tasks and doing a little each day cuts stress, expert says

  • Switch for Internal Body Clock Found
    (12-Dec-2007)
    Discovery could lead to new treatments for sleep disorders

  • Switch for Internal Body Clock Found
    (12-Dec-2007)
    Discovery could lead to new treatments for sleep disorders

  • Night Shift Work May Heighten Risk for Cancer
    (05-Dec-2007)
    Expert panel to add it to list of 'probable' causes of malignancy

  • 7 or 8 Hours of Sleep Best for Health
    (04-Dec-2007)
    Shorter, longer rest periods were tied to increased death risk, research shows

  • Health Tip: Keep a Sleep Diary
    (03-Dec-2007)
    Track your zzz's

  • Lack of Sleep Tied to Weight Gain in New Moms
    (28-Nov-2007)
    But a cause for the connection is still being sought

  • Cholesterol Drug Tied to Sleep Disturbances
    (07-Nov-2007)
    But Zocor, a statin, still offers significant heart benefits, researchers say

  • High-Fat Diet Can Disrupt Body's Clock
    (06-Nov-2007)
    Like a midnight raid on the fridge for junk food -- sleep often suffers, study says

  • Health Tip: Teens Must Get Enough Sleep
    (05-Nov-2007)
    Problems that can stem from being too tired

  • Kids Who Skimp on Sleep Tend to Be Fatter
    (05-Nov-2007)
    Just 45 minutes more shut-eye a night might make a difference, study finds

  • Just Anticipating a Nap May Be Good for the Heart
    (02-Nov-2007)
    Expectation produced small drops in blood pressure, but more study needed, researchers say

  • Surgery Can Cut Sleep Apnea
    (24-Oct-2007)
    Snipping away excess tissue helps, study finds

  • Surgery Can Cut Sleep Apnea
    (24-Oct-2007)
    Snipping away excess tissue helps, study finds

  • Body's Clock Never Adjusts to Daylight Savings Time
    (24-Oct-2007)
    You can't fool Mother Nature, experts say

  • Light-Based Device Spots Sleep Apnea
    (23-Oct-2007)
    It's a less cumbersome method than is typically used, researchers say

  • Fall Time Change Could Be Boon for Sleep
    (20-Oct-2007)
    Take advantage of that extra hour of snooze-time, experts say

  • Chronic Reflux Often Leads to Sleepless Nights
    (18-Oct-2007)
    Almost half of sufferers are kept awake by a variety of symptoms, survey found

  • Insomniac Fish May Help Sleepless People
    (17-Oct-2007)
    Finned finding points to genes preventing slumber, scientists say

  • Sleep Apnea Can Trouble Kids, Too
    (12-Oct-2007)
    Nighttime breathing woes can lower grades, IQ scores, researchers warn

  • Sleep Apnea Treatment Helps Stave Off Heart Disease
    (12-Oct-2007)
    Study shows link between the breathing disorder, arterial trouble

  • Sleep Apnea Can Trouble Kids, Too
    (12-Oct-2007)
    Nighttime breathing woes can lower grades, IQ scores, researchers warn

  • Sleep Apnea Treatment Helps Stave Off Heart Disease
    (12-Oct-2007)
    Study shows link between the breathing disorder, arterial trouble

  • Meditation a Quick Fix for Stress
    (11-Oct-2007)
    Small study involving Chinese undergraduates showed significant benefit

  • Mouthpiece Could Help Ease Snoring
    (17-Sep-2007)
    'Dental splint' an alternative to masks, surgery, researchers say

  • Mouthpiece Could Help Ease Snoring
    (17-Sep-2007)
    'Dental splint' an alternative to masks, surgery, researchers say

  • Mouthpiece Could Help Ease Snoring
    (17-Sep-2007)
    'Dental splint' an alternative to masks, surgery, researchers say

  • Health Tip: Falling Asleep
    (14-Sep-2007)
    Suggestions to help you get your rest

  • Stomach Virus a Culprit in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    (13-Sep-2007)
    Research was spurred by father's concern for son with debilitating condition

  • Stomach Virus a Culprit in Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    (13-Sep-2007)
    Research was spurred by father's concern for son with debilitating condition

  • The ABCs of Getting Your Zzzzs
    (11-Sep-2007)
    Experts offer simple steps to smooth your snooze

  • Long-Term Fatigue Plagues Cancer Survivors
    (10-Sep-2007)
    Researchers found effects last well after therapy ends

  • Leave That Holiday 'To Do' List in a Drawer
    (03-Sep-2007)
    Make fall chores notes early at night, then get the rest you need, sleep expert advises

  • Work Time Predicts Sleep Time
    (03-Sep-2007)
    Commuting to job also determines slumber hours, study says

  • Teens' Cell Talk at Night Can Be Tiring
    (01-Sep-2007)
    Kids who gab after bedtime pay the price down the road, European researchers say

  • Sleepless Kids Are Troubled Kids
    (26-Aug-2007)
    25% of U.S. youngsters find it tough to get their zzz's, experts say

  • Add Earlier Bedtime to Back-to-School List
    (18-Aug-2007)
    Experts urge changing sleep routine at least a week before classes start

  • Time to Set Kids' Back-to-School Sleep Clocks
    (17-Aug-2007)
    Adjusting schedule now avoids trouble in September, experts say

  • Most Sleepless Kids Prescribed Drugs: Study
    (01-Aug-2007)
    Practice is widespread, even though FDA doesn't approve pediatric use

  • One-Third of Diabetics Have Sleep Apnea
    (30-Jul-2007)
    Older males at especially high risk for nighttime awakenings, study finds

  • One-Third of Diabetics Have Sleep Apnea
    (30-Jul-2007)
    Older males at especially high risk for nighttime awakenings, study finds

  • Body Clock Shift May Cause Sickness-Linked Fatigue
    (19-Jul-2007)
    Targeting this change could lead to new therapies, researchers say

  • Body Clock Shift May Cause Sickness-Linked Fatigue
    (19-Jul-2007)
    Targeting this change could lead to new therapies, researchers say

  • Patients With Early Parkinson's Exhibit Sleepiness, Hallucinations
    (11-Jul-2007)
    Gender, age, overall health key factors identifying those at risk, study finds

  • Health Tip: Dangers of Sleeping With Baby
    (26-Jun-2007)
    Suffocation and strangulation are possible

  • Health Tip: Sleeping During Pregnancy
    (19-Jun-2007)
    Suggestions to get more rest

  • Overworked Medical Interns a Danger to Patients
    (15-Jun-2007)
    Study finds mistakes rise as shifts pass the 24-hour mark

  • Health Tip: What Causes Nightmares?
    (14-Jun-2007)
    Here are some common triggers

  • Elderly Sleep Woes Linked to Increased Suicide Risk
    (14-Jun-2007)
    Association held even when depression was not a factor, study found

  • Sexy Dreams Are No Rarity
    (14-Jun-2007)
    But men and women imagine different lusty scenarios, researcher notes

  • Many Cops Have Troubled Sleep
    (13-Jun-2007)
    Problem impairs judgment, increases risk for accidents, experts say

  • Sleeping on Weekends Hurts Kids' Grades
    (13-Jun-2007)
    It creates a 'jet lag-like' scenario for Monday morning, experts say

  • Many Cops Have Troubled Sleep
    (13-Jun-2007)
    Problem impairs judgment, increases risk for accidents, experts say

  • Health Tip: Ward Off Jet Lag
    (12-Jun-2007)
    Suggestions to help your body adjust

  • Lack of Sleep Hinders Airport Security Checks
    (11-Jun-2007)
    Baggage screeners may be less diligent, alert if overtired, study suggests

  • Health Tip: Stay Awake Behind the Wheel
    (11-Jun-2007)
    Start your trip well rested, and take frequent breaks

  • Smoking, Sleeplessness Tough on Oral Health
    (01-Jun-2007)
    Getting more shut-eye and quitting cigarettes improves gums, study shows

  • Sex While Asleep Not Just Dreamed Up
    (01-Jun-2007)
    People who engage in 'sleepsex' are unaware of their actions, sleep-disorder experts report

  • Health Tip: Why Can't I Sleep?
    (30-May-2007)
    Possible causes of insomnia

  • Sleep Apnea Could Raise Obstetric Risks
    (22-May-2007)
    Obesity-linked problem tied to diabetes, high blood pressure during pregnancy

  • Sleep Apnea Could Raise Obstetric Risks
    (22-May-2007)
    Obesity-linked problem tied to diabetes, high blood pressure during pregnancy

  • Could Viagra Put the Brakes on Jet Lag?
    (22-May-2007)
    Research with hamsters shows promise, but human trials are a long way off

  • Sleep Apnea Boosts Car Crash Risk
    (20-May-2007)
    Many sufferers may not realize they are drowsy drivers, researchers say

  • Most Teens Want a Later Start to School Days
    (20-May-2007)
    Sleep experts agree the move would boost grades

  • Sick, Sleepless Flies Give Clues to Human Immune Function
    (18-May-2007)
    Work illuminates sleep's role in battling infection

  • Poorer Kids Have Poorer Sleep: Study
    (02-May-2007)
    It could undermine their health, school performance, researchers say

  • Good Sleep Wakes Up Memory
    (25-Apr-2007)
    Getting shut-eye before tests boosted performance, study found

  • Generic Ambien Approved
    (23-Apr-2007)
    A short-term treatment for insomnia

  • Men Who Drink Face Higher Risk of Sleep Disorders
    (20-Apr-2007)
    Habitual alcohol users 25% more likely to have mild or severe breathing difficulties

  • 9/11 Dreams Study Suggests TV Coverage Boosted Stress
    (20-Apr-2007)
    Findings would apply to people coping with Virginia Tech tragedy, expert says

  • Men Who Drink Face Higher Risk of Sleep Disorders
    (20-Apr-2007)
    Habitual alcohol users 25% more likely to have mild or severe breathing difficulties

  • Insomnia Hits 'Night Owls' Harder
    (16-Apr-2007)
    They have more symptoms and more anxiety about their sleeplessness, study finds

  • Health Tip: Reduce Snoring
    (16-Apr-2007)
    How to get a good night's sleep

  • Sleepless Nights May Encourage Pain
    (05-Apr-2007)
    Sleep-deprived women had more pain episodes, researchers report

  • Mild Brain Injury May Cause Chronic Sleep Trouble
    (04-Apr-2007)
    And that could make rehab even tougher, researchers say

  • Older Men's Sleep Affects Testosterone Levels
    (02-Apr-2007)
    Impact on health remains unclear, scientists say

  • Health Tip: Don't Ignore Insomnia
    (22-Mar-2007)
    It can affect your mental and physical health

  • Health Tip: Are Sleep Aids For You?
    (20-Mar-2007)
    When you should speak with your doctor

  • Treating Sleep Apnea Could Lower Stroke Risk
    (15-Mar-2007)
    Some people with the breathing disorder have undetected brain lesions, experts say

  • Treating Sleep Apnea Could Lower Stroke Risk
    (15-Mar-2007)
    Some people with the breathing disorder have undetected brain lesions, experts say

  • FDA Strengthens Warnings on Sleeping Pills
    (14-Mar-2007)
    Labels must list side effects such as sleep-driving and allergic reactions

  • Sleeping Pill Wakes Woman After 2 Years in Coma
    (13-Mar-2007)
    Ambien 'mini-miracle' may give more insight into how the brain works, experts say

  • Almost Two-Thirds of Pacemaker Users Have Sleep Apnea
    (12-Mar-2007)
    The breathing disorder often goes undetected, study finds

  • Almost Two-Thirds of Pacemaker Users Have Sleep Apnea
    (12-Mar-2007)
    The breathing disorder often goes undetected, study finds

  • Don't Lose Sleep Over Daylight Savings Time
    (08-Mar-2007)
    Adjusting schedule, getting more sunlight make transition easier, experts say

  • Health Tip: Take a Nap
    (05-Mar-2007)
    It can help you feel better

  • Sleep Apnea Increasingly Tied to Heart Risks: Study
    (04-Mar-2007)
    Mounting data suggest causative role in cardiovascular disease

  • Sleep Apnea Increasingly Tied to Heart Risks: Study
    (04-Mar-2007)
    Mounting data suggest causative role in cardiovascular disease

  • Sleep Apnea Increasingly Tied to Heart Risks: Study
    (04-Mar-2007)
    Mounting data suggest causative role in cardiovascular disease

  • Sleeplessness Clouds Moral Choices
    (02-Mar-2007)
    People kept up all night had more trouble weighing tough decisions, study found

  • Health Tip: Sleep Disturbances Among the Elderly
    (01-Mar-2007)
    Here are some common causes

  • Siestas May Cut Heart Disease Risk
    (12-Feb-2007)
    Their stress-reducing effect may be key, study suggests

  • Sleep May Help Kids Keep Slim
    (07-Feb-2007)
    Children who get more rest less prone to weight problems, study finds

  • Teens' Sleeplessness Leads to Falling Grades
    (01-Feb-2007)
    Study finds more evidence that poor rest habits lower grade point averages

  • Teens' Sleeplessness Leads to Falling Grades
    (01-Feb-2007)
    Study finds more evidence that poor rest habits lower grade point averages

  • Teens' Sleeplessness Leads to Falling Grades
    (01-Feb-2007)
    Study finds more evidence that poor rest habits lower grade point averages

  • Teens' Sleeplessness Leads to Falling Grades
    (01-Feb-2007)
    Study finds more evidence that poor rest habits lower grade point averages

  • Teens' Sleeplessness Leads to Falling Grades
    (01-Feb-2007)
    Study finds more evidence that poor rest habits lower grade point averages

  • Health Tip: Why Do I Snore?
    (19-Jan-2007)
    Talk to your doctor about potential causes

  • Heart Rhythm Gene Linked to Sudden Infant Deaths
    (19-Jan-2007)
    Fatal arrhythmia study suggests screening may identify babies at risk

  • Health Tip: Why Do I Snore?
    (19-Jan-2007)
    Talk to your doctor about potential causes

  • Doctors Rarely Note Sleep Problems of Elderly
    (11-Jan-2007)
    Study finds physicians reported complaints in patient charts only 19% of the time

  • Gene Makes for Early Risers
    (11-Jan-2007)
    Finding could lead to treatments for people who struggle with shift work, jet lag, study suggests

  • Health Tip: Grinding Your Teeth
    (10-Jan-2007)
    Often, it's prompted by stress

  • Sleep Woes Differ in Depressed Youths
    (05-Jan-2007)
    Study suggests different treatments needed to target specific nocturnal disturbances

  • Nightmares Linked to Suicide Attempts
    (05-Jan-2007)
    Association of sleep disorders not causal, but found to increase risk fivefold, study finds

  • Environment May Help Cause Narcolepsy
    (04-Jan-2007)
    Some people may be more vulnerable to specific triggers, study suggests

  • Seasonal Demands Put Drivers at Risk
    (27-Dec-2006)
    Sleep association warns motorists to stay alert behind the wheel

  • Even Elves Need a Good Night's Rest
    (25-Dec-2006)
    Sleeping well is the best present holiday-makers can give themselves

  • Health Tip: Got Jet Lag?
    (20-Dec-2006)
    Here are some classic symptoms

  • Fluid Displacement From Leg to Neck Can Cause Apnea
    (19-Dec-2006)
    Narrowing of throat's soft tissue boosts risk of sleep obstruction, study says

  • Fluid Displacement From Leg to Neck Can Cause Apnea
    (19-Dec-2006)
    Narrowing of throat's soft tissue boosts risk of sleep obstruction, study says

  • Fluid Displacement From Leg to Neck Can Cause Apnea
    (19-Dec-2006)
    Narrowing of throat's soft tissue boosts risk of sleep obstruction, study says

  • Fluid Displacement From Leg to Neck Can Cause Apnea
    (19-Dec-2006)
    Narrowing of throat's soft tissue boosts risk of sleep obstruction, study says

  • Sleep Problems Can Strike Preschoolers, Too
    (30-Nov-2006)
    Most don't get enough sleep, experts suspect

  • One in Four Overweight Kids Gets Poor Sleep
    (28-Nov-2006)
    Regular exercise will bring most trouble-free slumber, experts say

  • Stressful Sleep Loss May Impair Memory
    (28-Nov-2006)
    Sleep-deprived rats show link between brain impairment, stress hormones

  • Sleeping Pills Won't Aid Sleep Apnea Treatment
    (27-Nov-2006)
    Researchers found no benefit for men using airway pressure therapy

  • Sleeping Pills Won't Aid Sleep Apnea Treatment
    (27-Nov-2006)
    Researchers found no benefit for men using airway pressure therapy

  • Childhood Trauma Ups Risk of Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    (07-Nov-2006)
    2 studies found early stressors increased chances of debilitating disease

  • Jet Lag Shortens Life Span of Older Mice
    (07-Nov-2006)
    Sleep interruptions may pose health risks for humans, too

  • Electric Current During Sleep Boosts Memory
    (06-Nov-2006)
    Mild stimulation raised recall scores by 8 percent, study found

  • Chronic Fatigue Syndrome Campaign Launched
    (03-Nov-2006)
    U.S. health officials stress disease is real, though treatments remain elusive

  • Entourage Star Speaks for America's Sleepless Moms
    (30-Oct-2006)
    In new campaign, Debi Mazar urges other weary mothers to seek help

  • Turning Back the Clock Creates Drowsy Drivers
    (28-Oct-2006)
    Most people take two weeks to adjust to the time change, experts say

  • Health Tip: If Your Child is a Sleepwalker
    (19-Oct-2006)
    Here's how to keep her safe

  • Sleepless Children at Higher Obesity Risk
    (19-Oct-2006)
    Less exercise, plus hormonal changes, could be to blame, researcher says

  • Obesity Boosts Complications From Sleep Apnea Surgery
    (17-Oct-2006)
    Other risk factors include more severe disease, concurrent surgeries, study finds

  • Obesity Boosts Complications From Sleep Apnea Surgery
    (17-Oct-2006)
    Other risk factors include more severe disease, concurrent surgeries, study finds

  • Shining a Light on Shift Workers' Sleep Patterns
    (11-Oct-2006)
    Better workplace illumination helps rejuvenate body's clock, study finds

  • Shining a Light on Shift Workers' Sleep Patterns
    (11-Oct-2006)
    Better workplace illumination helps rejuvenate body's clock, study finds

  • Dopamine Plays Critical Role in Sleep
    (10-Oct-2006)
    Findings offer important insights into Parkinson's disease, researchers say

  • Alzheimer's Caregivers Often Get Poor Sleep
    (09-Oct-2006)
    Study finds this can greatly impact older people's health

  • Kids' High Blood Pressure Linked to Sleep Problems
    (07-Oct-2006)
    Hypertension in pediatric population mimics obstructive sleep apnea in adults

  • Sleep Apnea, Hypertension Common in Chronic Kidney Disease
    (07-Oct-2006)
    Protein in urine a marker for body's ability to filter wastes

  • Kids' High Blood Pressure Linked to Sleep Problems
    (07-Oct-2006)
    Hypertension in pediatric population mimics obstructive sleep apnea in adults

  • Kids' High Blood Pressure Linked to Sleep Problems
    (07-Oct-2006)
    Hypertension in pediatric population mimics obstructive sleep apnea in adults

  • Behavioral Therapy Gets Sleepless Seniors Snoozing
    (06-Oct-2006)
    More than 70 percent benefited from just two sessions, researchers say

  • Behavior Therapy Eases Kids' Sleep Woes
    (05-Oct-2006)
    New review of the data shows these interventions work

  • New Sleep Drug May Be Less Prone to Abuse
    (05-Oct-2006)
    Ramelteon less addictive, with fewer side effects, than older medications, study finds

  • Many Women Delay Sleep Apnea Treatment
    (03-Oct-2006)
    Ignoring symptoms can lead to bigger health woes, researchers warn

  • Many Women Delay Sleep Apnea Treatment
    (03-Oct-2006)
    Ignoring symptoms can lead to bigger health woes, researchers warn

  • Older Women at Risk of Sleeptime Leg-Movement Disorder
    (03-Oct-2006)
    Syndrome can cause frequent awakenings and impact health, experts say

  • Poor Sleep Contributes to Health Problems
    (19-Sep-2006)
    They can include diabetes and high blood pressure, studies reveal

  • Palate Implants Improve Sleep Apnea
    (18-Sep-2006)
    They reduced snoring and daytime sleepiness for at least 15 months, study found

  • Health Tip: What's Sleep Apnea?
    (15-Sep-2006)
    Serious disorder causes temporary lapses in breathing

  • Stopovers May Ease Jet Lag
    (10-Sep-2006)
    Rat study suggests the 'body clock' can re-adjust

  • Poor Sleep Can Have Big Impact on Kids
    (08-Sep-2006)
    Experts urge parents to spot, address sleep problems

  • Poor Sleep Can Have Big Impact on Kids
    (08-Sep-2006)
    Experts urge parents to spot, address sleep problems

  • Experts Spot New Form of Sleep Apnea
    (01-Sep-2006)
    'Complex sleep apnea' is especially tough to treat, researchers say

  • Experts Spot New Form of Sleep Apnea
    (01-Sep-2006)
    'Complex sleep apnea' is especially tough to treat, researchers say

  • Sleep Apnea in Children Linked to Lower IQ Scores, Learning Impairment
    (22-Aug-2006)
    Whether damage is permanent or reversible needs further investigation, study says

  • Sleep Apnea in Children Linked to Lower IQ Scores, Learning Impairment
    (22-Aug-2006)
    Whether damage is permanent or reversible needs further investigation, study says

  • 24-Hour Lighting May Disrupt Newborn's Bio-Clock
    (21-Aug-2006)
    Mouse study suggests it could have negative long-term effects

  • Back-to-School Means Adjusting Kids' 'Sleep Clocks'
    (20-Aug-2006)
    Tips on keeping youngsters well-rested as fall term begins

  • Sleep Apnea Raises Truckers' Crash Risk
    (18-Aug-2006)
    More must be done to curb this highway hazard, researchers say

  • Sleep Apnea Raises Truckers' Crash Risk
    (18-Aug-2006)
    More must be done to curb this highway hazard, researchers say

  • Sleep Apnea Increases Stroke Risk in Elderly
    (03-Aug-2006)
    But therapies exist to treat the condition, researchers report

  • Health Tip: Pain in the Neck?
    (01-Aug-2006)
    The way you sleep could be a factor

  • Food Clock Sets Mealtimes
    (01-Aug-2006)
    Scientists gain insight into how your brain knows when to tell you to eat

  • More Than Half of Elderly Report Sleep Problems
    (31-Jul-2006)
    But simple lifestyle changes can improve rest, researcher says

  • More Than Half of Elderly Report Sleep Problems
    (31-Jul-2006)
    But simple lifestyle changes can improve rest, researcher says

  • Health Tip: Controlling Your Child's Narcolepsy
    (28-Jul-2006)
    Consistent sleep schedule may help

  • High-Sugar, Low-Caffeine 'Energy' Drinks Don't Work
    (21-Jul-2006)
    Study shows they actually make you sleepier

  • Sleep Strengthens Memory
    (10-Jul-2006)
    Sound slumber essential to retain facts, researchers say

  • Lack of Sleep Can Pack on the Pounds
    (07-Jul-2006)
    Hormonal variations contribute to weight gain, researchers believe

  • Antihistamine Doesn't Help Babies Sleep
    (03-Jul-2006)
    Benadryl actually made some children hyperactive, researchers find in stopping trial early

  • Nighttime Blood Pressure Linked to Heart Failure
    (27-Jun-2006)
    Absence of normal drop more than doubles the risk, study finds

  • Therapy Bests Medication for Chronic Insomnia
    (27-Jun-2006)
    Cognitive behavioral therapy is more effective and produces no side effects, study finds

  • Hot Flashes May Boost Insomnia Risk
    (26-Jun-2006)
    Menopausal symptoms may lead to sleepless nights, study finds

  • Many Sleepy Motorists Keep on Driving
    (23-Jun-2006)
    Study shows they habitually drive drowsy, despite the danger

  • Health Tip: Help Your Child Get a Good Night's Sleep
    (22-Jun-2006)
    A nightly routine will help

  • Antidepressants May Boost Sleep Disorder
    (19-Jun-2006)
    REM Sleep Behavior Disorder involves violent dreams, often acted out

  • Health Tip: Understanding Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    (14-Jun-2006)
    Sleep doesn't help you feel more rested

  • Holding Pattern Linked to Crybabies
    (09-Jun-2006)
    Quieter infants get mid-range care, European study finds

  • Research Reveals Blood Sugar's Effect on Wakefulness
    (31-May-2006)
    Finding could lead to treatments for problems like sleep disorders and obesity

  • Lack of Sleep Linked to Weight Gain
    (25-May-2006)
    Food intake doesn't explain extra girth, study finds

  • Melatonin May Improve Slumber
    (05-May-2006)
    Taking the hormone before sleep could help ease jet lag, study suggests

  • Drinking During Pregnancy May Damage Baby's 'Body Clock'
    (25-Apr-2006)
    Early research in rats suggests alcohol disrupts their circadian rhythms

  • Diet Changes Could Curb Bedwetting
    (23-Apr-2006)
    Avoiding bladder-irritating foods like caffeine can help

  • High Rate of Sleep Apnea in Down Syndrome Kids
    (21-Apr-2006)
    But parents might not spot the problem without proper testing, experts add

  • High Rate of Sleep Apnea in Down Syndrome Kids
    (21-Apr-2006)
    But parents might not spot the problem without proper testing, experts add

  • Genetics May Drive Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
    (20-Apr-2006)
    Could affect body's ability to endure stresses such as injury, infection, researchers say

  • Sleep Apnea Raises Arrhythmia Risk
    (14-Apr-2006)
    Finding could explain rise in risk for sudden death linked to the condition

  • Sleep Apnea Raises Arrhythmia Risk
    (14-Apr-2006)
    Finding could explain rise in risk for sudden death linked to the condition

  • Sleep Cycle Might Explain Near-Death Experience
    (11-Apr-2006)
    Peacefulness, 'seeing the light' linked to specific sleep-wake pattern

  • Infant Snoring Tied to Parental Snoring
    (10-Apr-2006)
    Condition can lead to learning disabilities, heart disease, metabolic disorders, study says

  • Sleepless Americans Need Better Medical Care
    (04-Apr-2006)
    Doctors aren't spotting, treating disorders like insomnia, report finds

  • Kids Behave, Sleep Better After Tonsillectomy
    (03-Apr-2006)
    Study says hyperactivity, attention deficit and sleepiness often improved

  • Health Tip: Beating Insomnia
    (03-Apr-2006)
    Try to alleviate stress

  • Kids Behave, Sleep Better After Tonsillectomy
    (03-Apr-2006)
    Study says hyperactivity, attention deficit and sleepiness often improved

  • Sleep-Deprived Teens Pose Safety Hazard
    (28-Mar-2006)
    Half have driven while drowsy, survey finds

  • New Booklet Offers Free Pillow Talk
    (26-Mar-2006)
    Guide to getting your zzz's comes in time for Sleep Awareness Week

  • Many Kids Don't Adhere to Sleep Apnea Therapy
    (24-Mar-2006)
    Too many are foregoing nighttime air mask, or not using it enough, study finds

  • Many Kids Don't Adhere to Sleep Apnea Therapy
    (24-Mar-2006)
    Too many are foregoing nighttime air mask, or not using it enough, study finds

  • Don't Lose Sleep Over Ambien Reports: Experts
    (20-Mar-2006)
    Incidents of driving, eating while asleep are troubling, but very rare

  • Health Tip: Teen Girls Need Lots of Sleep
    (16-Mar-2006)
    Make sure yours gets enough

  • Health Tip: Our Internal Clocks Set the Pace
    (13-Mar-2006)
    Regulated by light that hits the eyes

  • Air Mask Therapy Best for Sleep Apnea: Experts
    (03-Mar-2006)
    New guidelines support the use of pressurized nighttime airflow

  • Air Mask Therapy Best for Sleep Apnea: Experts
    (03-Mar-2006)
    New guidelines support the use of pressurized nighttime airflow

  • Health Tip: What's Sleep Start?
    (02-Mar-2006)
    Those jerking movements as you fall asleep

  • Health Tip: Valerian as Sleep Aid
    (01-Mar-2006)
    There's no conclusive evidence that it works, government says

  • Health Tip: When Snoring Is Dangerous
    (20-Feb-2006)
    You could have sleep apnea

  • Health Tip: Get Some Sleep
    (17-Feb-2006)
    Try these suggestions

  • Sleepless Nights May Mean Days Off Work
    (10-Feb-2006)
    Insomniacs have much higher rates of absenteeism, study finds

  • Melatonin May Not Always Bring Sleep
    (10-Feb-2006)
    Study finds the supplement does nothing for insomnia linked to specific disorders

  • Till Your Snoring Do Us Part
    (09-Feb-2006)
    Nighttime noise puts a strain on marriage, ongoing study reveals

  • Till Your Snoring Do Us Part
    (09-Feb-2006)
    Nighttime noise puts a strain on marriage, ongoing study reveals

  • Simple Steps Help Sleepless Women Slumber
    (04-Feb-2006)
    Coffee, cigarettes and a meal before bedtime are all no-nos, experts warn

  • Red Alert Might Really Be Blue
    (03-Feb-2006)
    Blue light kept shift workers awake and on their toes, study found

  • Gene Variant Raises SIDS Risk for Black American Infants
    (02-Feb-2006)
    Babies with two copies of the gene are 24 times more likely to die from SIDS, researchers say

  • Kids' Chronic Headache and Sleeplessness Go Hand-in-Hand
    (27-Jan-2006)
    One may exacerbate the other, new research finds

  • Treatment for Childhood Disorder Brings Sleep Dangers
    (26-Jan-2006)
    Growth hormones raise sleep apnea risks in children with Prader-Willi syndrome, study finds

  • Nighttime Air Mask Eases Sleep Apnea
    (25-Jan-2006)
    But some patients say the device is too uncomfortable and noisy

  • Nighttime Air Mask Eases Sleep Apnea
    (25-Jan-2006)
    But some patients say the device is too uncomfortable and noisy

  • Sleeping on Sofa a Risk Factor for SIDS
    (18-Jan-2006)
    Number of infant deaths linked to the practice is rising, study finds

  • Diuretic May Ease Sleep Apnea
    (16-Jan-2006)
    Study of heart-failure patients found acetazolamide improved symptoms

  • Diuretic May Ease Sleep Apnea
    (16-Jan-2006)
    Study of heart-failure patients found acetazolamide improved symptoms

  • Fatigue Persists for Some Breast Cancer Patients
    (11-Jan-2006)
    More than 33% say they're tired or weak up to a decade after diagnosis, study finds

  • Surgery Improves Sleep for Those With Brain Malformations
    (11-Jan-2006)
    Sleep apnea diminished in people with Arnold-Chiari Malformation, study finds

  • Sleep Keeps Brain Growing Strong
    (11-Jan-2006)
    Restless rats failed to retain new neurons, study found

  • Science Probes the Awakening Brain
    (10-Jan-2006)
    The mind stays sluggish in the first 10 minutes after sleep ends, research finds

  • Mysterious Condition Plagues Gulf War Vets
    (30-Dec-2005)
    Study finds symptoms include fatigue, difficulty thinking, muscle or joint pain

  • Give Yourself a Good Night's Sleep This Season
    (22-Dec-2005)
    Experts offer six important reasons why slumber is essential

  • Why Rudolph's No Red-Eyed Reindeer
    (21-Dec-2005)
    The animals don't get tired, study shows

  • Experimental Treatment for Sleep Apnea Disappoints
    (14-Dec-2005)
    Using a pacemaker to speed up heart rate failed to produce desired result, study finds

  • No Clear Winner Among Newer Sleep Aids
    (09-Dec-2005)
    Ambien, Lunesta and Sonata all have their pluses and minuses, study found

  • Pacifiers Prevent SIDS Deaths: Study
    (08-Dec-2005)
    They cut the risk of mortality by 90 percent, researchers find

  • Sleep Apnea Boosts Stroke Risk
    (05-Dec-2005)
    Disordered nighttime breathing raises the odds fourfold, study finds

  • Friendships a Boon for Women's Health
    (05-Dec-2005)
    Socializing lowers blood levels of a dangerous molecule, study finds

  • Even Preschoolers Plagued by Sleep Problems
    (02-Dec-2005)
    Some fall short by 2.5 hours, researchers find

  • Health Tip: Getting Your Zzzzs at the Wrong Time?
    (30-Nov-2005)
    Learn the symptoms of narcolepsy

  • Some Toddlers May Breathe Easier On Side, Tummy
    (22-Nov-2005)
    Lying on back problematic for youngsters with sleep apnea, study found

  • Some Toddlers May Breathe Easier On Side, Tummy
    (22-Nov-2005)
    Lying on back problematic for youngsters with sleep apnea, study found

  • Jet Lagged? Lighten Up
    (11-Nov-2005)
    A light box plus melatonin may let travelers arrive refreshed

  • Sleep Apnea May Raise Risk of Stroke, Death
    (09-Nov-2005)
    Study provides first real link to troubled nighttime breathing

  • Restless Legs Syndrome Linked to Other Health Woes
    (03-Nov-2005)
    Study finds more insomnia and depression in patients with the movement disorder

  • Blame Puberty for Teen Sleep Patterns
    (03-Nov-2005)
    Study finds natural changes make adolescents hit the sack later

  • Bad Sleep? Think Gastric Reflux
    (13-Oct-2005)
    Treating the common disorder got study participants snoozing

  • Sound Sleepers May Have Genes to Thank
    (12-Oct-2005)
    Discovery could explain why some experience deeper slumber than others

  • TV Time Disrupts Tots' Sleep
    (03-Oct-2005)
    New study supports guidelines limiting young children's tube time

  • Brain Shifts During Sleep
    (29-Sep-2005)
    Different regions stop communicating with each other, new research shows

  • Acupressure a New Aid for Sleepy Students
    (28-Sep-2005)
    Self-applied therapy keeps them alert in class, study found

  • Blacks at Raised Risk of Sleep Apnea
    (27-Sep-2005)
    They're also less likely to seek help for the dangerous disorder, study shows

  • Getting Your Zzzzs, Online
    (09-Sep-2005)
    New Web site offers six-week insomnia therapy, but not all users may benefit

  • Helping Kids Reset Summer's Sleep Clock
    (07-Sep-2005)
    For many, back-to-school means a whole new wake-up time

  • Getting to the Heart of Sleep
    (02-Sep-2005)
    New means of monitoring slumber relies on cardiac rhythms

  • Sleep Apnea May Herald Early Heart Disease
    (01-Sep-2005)
    Links between cardio trouble and frequent awakenings unclear, experts say

  • Sleep Apnea May Herald Early Heart Disease
    (01-Sep-2005)
    Links between cardio trouble and frequent awakenings unclear, experts say

  • Wake-Up Drug Could Help the Sleep-Deprived
    (23-Aug-2005)
    Experimental agent brought newfound alertness to drowsy monkeys

  • Depression, Fatigue Don't Boost Cancer Risk: Study
    (08-Aug-2005)
    But experts think the finding may not apply to many people

  • Parkinson's Drugs Cause Uncontrollable Sleepiness
    (08-Aug-2005)
    This side effect may also be partly the result of the disease itself

  • Asthma Drug Helps Kids with Sleep Apnea
    (05-Aug-2005)
    Anti-inflammatory pill an alternative to tonsil removal, researchers say

  • Drug Fights Fatigue During Night Shift
    (03-Aug-2005)
    Modafinil doesn't erase lack of alertness on the job, study notes

  • Drug Fights Fatigue During Night Shift
    (03-Aug-2005)
    Modafinil doesn't erase lack of alertness on the job, study notes

  • Study: Kava, Valerian Don't Work
    (29-Jul-2005)
    Herbals were no better than placebo at easing stress, insomnia

  • Health Tip: Stop Snoring
    (07-Jul-2005)
    First, get a nose and throat exam

  • Snoring Can Predict Kids' Hyperactivity
    (01-JUL-2005)
    New research provides even stronger evidence of the link

  • Health Tip: Fighting Driver Fatigue
    (28-JUN-2005)
    How to stay awake on the road

  • Insomnia Linked to Depression in Elderly
    (27-JUN-2005)
    Women may be at higher risk than men, researchers say

  • New Insomnia Drug Shows Promise
    (24-JUN-2005)
    In trial, ramelteon helped users doze off and sleep longer

  • Health Tip: Defeating Drowsy Driving
    (22-JUN-2005)
    Some signs you should pull over

  • Nausea Drug Fails Against Cirrhosis-Linked Fatigue
    (10-JUN-2005)
    But nervous-system meds might yet beat this stubborn symptom

  • Sleepy Teens May Not Make the Grade
    (06-JUN-2005)
    Early school start times leave adolescents groggy, performing poorly on tests, study says

  • Soda Before Bedtime Raises Reflux Risk
    (10-MAY-2005)
    Sleeping pills also boost nighttime heartburn, study finds

  • New Sleeping Pill Promises Long-Term Results
    (28-APR-2005)
    But one expert cautions that sleeping pills won't cure insomnia

  • Too Little Sleep Could Cause Diabetes
    (27-APR-2005)
    But snoozing too much might also be trouble, new research contends

  • Too Little Sleep Could Cause Diabetes
    (27-APR-2005)
    But snoozing too much might also be trouble, new research contends

  • Golden Slumbers in the Golden Years
    (24-APR-2005)
    Web site helps older Americans get a good night's sleep

  • Tonsillectomy Helps Kids' Sleep Apnea
    (21-APR-2005)
    Benefits continued long after surgery, study finds

  • The Sleep-Wake Body Clock May Also Control Appetite
    (21-APR-2005)
    Study offers possible clue to overeating in humans

  • Science Makes Strides Against Restless Legs Syndrome
    (17-APR-2005)
    Iron, Parkinson's drugs may ease the nervous disorder

  • Health Tip: If You Grind Your Teeth
    (15-APR-2005)
    Suggestions that may help you stop

  • Health Tip: Do You Have Sleep Apnea?
    (11-APR-2005)
    Suggestions to minimize risk

  • Health Tip: Do You Have Sleep Apnea?
    (11-APR-2005)
    Suggestions to minimize risk

  • Sleeping Pills Won't Increase Elderly Fall Risk
    (11-APR-2005)
    Insomnia is probably the culprit, large study suggests

  • Health Tip: Do You Have Sleep Apnea?
    (11-APR-2005)
    Suggestions to minimize risk

  • Drinking During Pregnancy May Upset Child's 'Body Clock'
    (04-APR-2005)
    In rats, early alcohol exposure triggered adult sleep cycle changes

  • Scientists Spot 'Early Bird' Gene
    (30-MAR-2005)
    It's responsible for a rare sleep anomaly, study finds

  • Many Americans Are Starved for Sleep
    (29-MAR-2005)
    Just half of the country rests well every night, poll finds

  • Sleep Apnea Can Be Deadly At Night
    (23-MAR-2005)
    Cardiac death risk rises as sleepers' breathing is impaired

  • Sleep Apnea Can Be Deadly At Night
    (23-MAR-2005)
    Cardiac death risk rises as sleepers' breathing is impaired

  • Sleep Apnea Differs in Men, Women
    (18-MAR-2005)
    Breathing disorder more often tied to depression, thyroid in women: Study

  • Sleep Apnea Differs in Men, Women
    (18-MAR-2005)
    Breathing disorder more often tied to depression, thyroid in women: Study

  • American Youngsters Yawning Through Class
    (16-MAR-2005)
    Sleep deprivation common among fifth-graders, study finds

  • Obesity Ups Child's Asthma Risk
    (15-MAR-2005)
    Breathing problems during sleep may link the two conditions, experts say

  • Obesity Ups Child's Asthma Risk
    (15-MAR-2005)
    Breathing problems during sleep may link the two conditions, experts say

  • Health Tip: Do You Have Chronic Fatigue?
    (09-MAR-2005)
    Ask yourself these questions

  • Sleep Disorder Treatment Also Aids Diabetics
    (28-FEB-2005)
    Lower glucose reduces risk for other complications of disease

  • Overnight Test Best at Spotting Sleep Apnea
    (23-FEB-2005)
    Simple office exam and medical history isn't enough, study finds

  • Overnight Test Best at Spotting Sleep Apnea
    (23-FEB-2005)
    Simple office exam and medical history isn't enough, study finds

  • Feel-Good Fixes Help Fight Fatigue
    (20-FEB-2005)
    Simple lifestyle changes add energy to every day

  • Feel-Good Fixes Help Fight Fatigue
    (20-FEB-2005)
    Simple lifestyle changes add energy to every day

  • Fibromylgia Doesn't Mean Inactivity, Study Finds
    (08-FEB-2005)
    Most patients moved around as much as healthy controls

  • New Clues to Biological Clock
    (27-JAN-2005)
    Study unravels genetic network controlling circadian rhythms

  • Treating Sleep Apnea in Children Improves Behavioral Problems
    (18-JAN-2005)
    Tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy provided significant benefits, study finds

  • Treating Sleep Apnea in Children Improves Behavioral Problems
    (18-JAN-2005)
    Tonsillectomy and adenoidectomy provided significant benefits, study finds

  • Delirium Can Be Side Effect of Stem Cell Transplant
    (10-JAN-2005)
    Suffered by half of cancer patients who had it, researchers say

  • Too Little Sleep May Pack on Pounds
    (10-JAN-2005)
    Study links insufficient slumber to obesity

  • New Clues to Restless Legs Syndrome in Kids
    (06-JAN-2005)
    Iron deficiency and family history linked to problem in children

  • Internal Clock Affects Heart Rhythm Patterns
    (28-DEC-2004)
    Finding could lead to better understanding of heart disease

  • U.S. Study Sees Little Benefit From Melatonin
    (22-DEC-2004)
    Review finds supplement helps only some who have trouble falling asleep

  • U.S. Study Sees Little Benefit From Melatonin
    (22-DEC-2004)
    Review finds supplement helps only some who have trouble falling asleep

  • U.S. Study Sees Little Benefit From Melatonin
    (22-DEC-2004)
    Review finds supplement helps only some who have trouble falling asleep

  • Study Disputes the Randomness of Dreams
    (16-DEC-2004)
    Researchers find brain compartmentalizes dreams in two sleep periods

  • Longer-Term Sleeping Pill Approved
    (16-DEC-2004)
    Shows few signs of addictive side effects

  • Getting Out and About Good for Seniors
    (15-DEC-2004)
    Exercise and social activity improve their cognition and sleep

  • Therapy Helps Kids With Chronic Fatigue
    (09-DEC-2004)
    Cognitive behavior therapy eases symptoms, researchers find

  • Epilepsy Patients Say Seizures Under Control
    (07-DEC-2004)
    Survey finds many want more help with drugs' side effects

  • Sleep Loss May Cause Weight Gain
    (07-DEC-2004)
    inds

  • Experimental Diaries Give Insight Into Well-Being
    (02-DEC-2004)
    Find that daily activites strongly affect quality of life

  • Wrestling With Restless Legs Syndrome
    (07-NOV-2004)
    These simple tips can help ease the condition

  • Truckers Struggle With Sleep Problems
    (05-NOV-2004)
    Have high rates of excessive fatigue, increased accident risk, Australian study finds

  • Melatonin Helps Asthmatics Sleep More Soundly
    (02-NOV-2004)
    Counteracts effects of steroids that are often used for condition

  • Getting a Good Night's Sleep
    (31-OCT-2004)
    Expert advice on achieving sound slumber

  • While-You-Sleep Dialysis Proving Successful
    (29-OCT-2004)
    Improved artery health compared to daytime dialysis

  • Sleep Tucks Away Information
    (27-OCT-2004)
    Learning consolidated during slumber, study finds

  • New Clues to Alcoholics' Sleep Problems
    (27-OCT-2004)
    Researchers discover cellular differences in monkeys

  • Sleep Disorders Can Signal Other Trouble
    (25-OCT-2004)
    Study points to attention, psychiatric problems

  • Obesity Surgery Sharply Improves Related Problems
    (12-OCT-2004)
    Substantial gains seen in hypertension, diabetes, cholesterol

  • Minority Boys Short on Sleep
    (06-OCT-2004)
    They get least amount of slumber among kids aged 8 to 11

  • Brain Damage May Hold Key to Gulf War Syndrome
    (04-OCT-2004)
    Finding might lead to treatments for thousands of veterans, study suggests

  • Health Tip: Stop Your Snoring
    (01-OCT-2004)
    These treatments may work

  • Smoking Spurs Snoring
    (01-OCT-2004)
    Even passive smoke can make you a nocturnal noisemaker, study finds

  • Health Tip: Stop Your Snoring
    (01-OCT-2004)
    These treatments may work

  • Study Backs Therapy Over Sleeping Pills
    (28-SEP-2004)
    But expert says insomnia trial was far too small

  • Study Backs Therapy Over Sleeping Pills
    (28-SEP-2004)
    But expert says insomnia trial was far too small

  • Anti-Snoring Device Approved for Sleep Apnea
    (15-SEP-2004)
    Stiffens tissue in throat

  • Snoring Risks Among Children Differ by Gender
    (14-SEP-2004)
    Obesity only common link for both boys and girls, study says

  • Snoring Risks Among Children Differ by Gender
    (14-SEP-2004)
    Obesity only common link for both boys and girls, study says

  • Health Tip: Narcolepsy
    (09-SEP-2004)
    Daytime sleep episodes can be disabling

  • Light at Night Might Be a Cancer Risk
    (09-SEP-2004)
    It could disrupt the body's normal hormone production, some researchers suggest

  • Dementia Drug Ineffective for Chronic Fatigue Syndome
    (07-SEP-2004)
    Galantamine no more beneficial than a placebo, study finds

  • Algae Shed Light on Biological Clocks
    (27-AUG-2004)
    May need day/night rhythm to provide benefit

  • Health Tip: Am I Just Tired...
    (24-AUG-2004)
    Or do I have chronic fatigue syndrome?

  • Enzyme Sets Internal Clock
    (19-AUG-2004)
    Its activation helps body tell difference between night and day

  • Protein Found to Regulate Sleep, Anxiety
    (18-AUG-2004)
    Brain peptide may be target for new drugs to treat insomnia, ADHD

  • Health Tip: Restless Legs Syndrome
    (17-AUG-2004)
    May interfere with sleep

  • Lost Sleep Leads to Health Problems
    (13-AUG-2004)
    Advice on how to get a good night's slumber and avoid future heart trouble

  • Lost Sleep Leads to Health Problems
    (13-AUG-2004)
    Advice on how to get a good night's slumber and avoid future heart trouble

  • Health Tip: Get Your ZZZs
    (02-AUG-2004)
    Suggestions for staying asleep

  • Health Tip: Do You Grind Your Teeth?
    (27-JUL-2004)
    You may be a bruxer

  • The Body, Not the Mind, Predicts Cancer Survival
    (26-JUL-2004)
    Nausea, shortness of breath, weakness may signal poor prognosis

  • When Your Child Struggles With Sleeplessness
    (20-JUL-2004)
    Parents can take simple steps to correct the problem

  • Depression May Explain Fatigue of Cancer Patients
    (19-JUL-2004)
    Study finds it could be bigger factor than the physical side effects of disease

  • When Sleep Becomes a Nightmare
    (16-JUL-2004)
    Restless leg syndrome affects millions, keeps sufferers up at night

  • When Sleep Becomes a Nightmare
    (16-JUL-2004)
    Restless leg syndrome affects millions, keeps sufferers up at night

  • Sleep Apnea Tied to Abnormal Heartbeat
    (12-JUL-2004)
    Screening for nighttime disorder urged in atrial fibrillation patients

  • Health Tip: When It's Nyet to Napping
    (09-JUL-2004)
    How to get your toddler to cooperate

  • Health Tip: Reducing Jet Lag
    (07-JUL-2004)
    How to adapt your internal clock