|Study explains link between academic performance and violence|
Added: 27.07.2017 3:00 | 0 views | 0 comments
Numerous studies have shown a relationship between high-crime communities and the academic performance of children who live within them.
|Urbanisation and electricity are not to blame for sleep loss|
Added: 21.07.2017 3:00 | 0 views | 0 comments
Urbanisation and the electrification of homes do not decrease the amount that we sleep, a new study in the journal Scientific Reports finds.
|Does having a purpose in life help you sleep better?|
Added: 15.07.2017 3:00 | 0 views | 0 comments
New research examines the link between having a sense of meaning in one's life and sleep quality among older white and African American adults.
|Yawning: Why we do it and what it means|
Added: 15.07.2017 3:00 | 1 views | 0 comments
Everybody yawns, but why? In this article, learn about the possible reasons for yawning, why it is so contagious, and if it can ever be a risk to health.
|Bad sleep increases brain proteins tied to Alzheimer's disease|
Added: 11.07.2017 10:00 | 0 views | 0 comments
New study shows that disruption of slow wave sleep raises amyloid beta, and repeated poor sleep quality raises tau - both hallmarks of Alzheimer's disease.
|Sleep disorders may predict Alzheimer's disease|
Added: 06.07.2017 3:00 | 1 views | 0 comments
New research finds biological markers for Alzheimer's disease in the spinal fluid of people who report poor sleep quality or who have trouble sleeping.
|Sufferers of both Type 2 diabetes and sleep apnoea could lose eyesight within four years|
Added: 05.07.2017 3:00 | 0 views | 0 comments
Research led by the University of Birmingham has discovered that patients who suffer from both Type 2 diabetes and obstructive sleep apnoea are at greater risk of developing a condition that leads to...
|Disturbed sleep might worsen suicidal thoughts|
Added: 30.06.2017 3:00 | 1 views | 0 comments
High variability in sleep-wake times, insomnia, and other sleep disturbances may be a sign of increasing suicidal thoughts, researchers find.
|Review: Insomnia medication may wake up some patients from vegetative state|
Added: 28.06.2017 3:00 | 1 views | 0 comments
In a new systematic review in JAMA Neurology, Michigan Medicine researchers found reason to further explore the surprising effects of zolpidem that have been observed outside the scope of its primary...
|Working at night may interfere with DNA repair|
Added: 27.06.2017 3:00 | 4 views | 0 comments
A new study explores the effect of night shifts on melatonin levels and DNA repair, as indicated by a chemical byproduct excreted in urine.
|Why does light keep us awake and darkness make us sleepy?|
Added: 26.06.2017 12:00 | 2 views | 0 comments
New research investigates the effect of a light-responsive protein on regulating sleep and wakefulness patterns in zebrafish, our fellow diurnal animals.
|Don't lose sleep over sharing your bed with your pet or kids|
Added: 26.06.2017 3:00 | 3 views | 0 comments
Researchers review the pros and cons of co-sleeping with animals or children.About half of all pet owners share their beds or bedrooms with their pets at night.
|Valerian root for insomnia and anxiety: Does it work?|
Added: 25.06.2017 9:00 | 5 views | 0 comments
Valerian root is considered to be safe and may be a gentler alternative to synthetic drugs for relief from anxiety and sleeplessness. Learn more.
|People who go to bed late have less control over OCD symptoms|
Added: 22.06.2017 3:00 | 1 views | 0 comments
A late bedtime is associated with lower perceived control of obsessive thoughts, according to new research from Binghamton University, State University of New York.
|Scientists find seven genes for insomnia|
Added: 16.06.2017 3:00 | 2 views | 0 comments
New wide-scale genetic study uncovers the genetic underpinnings of what is usually considered to be a purely psychological condition.
|Periodic limb movement disorder: Symptoms and treatment|
Added: 14.06.2017 3:00 | 2 views | 0 comments
Periodic limb movement disorder (PLMD) is characterized by repetitive and involuntary movements of the limbs during sleep. Learn more.
|How do we override sleepiness? Brain region identified|
Added: 09.06.2017 3:00 | 2 views | 0 comments
Many of us are familiar with either forcing ourselves awake or struggling to fall asleep. A study investigates the brain area responsible for the fight.
|The 10 best sleep apps|
Added: 07.06.2017 11:00 | 2 views | 0 comments
A good night's sleep is essential for maintaining health and well-being. Medical News Today have chosen the best sleep apps to ensure a restful slumber.
|Later meal times can promote weight gain and upset metabolism|
Added: 06.06.2017 10:00 | 1 views | 0 comments
A new study shows that tendency to eat later instead of earlier promotes weight gain and raises levels of glucose, insulin, cholesterol, and triglycerides.
|Going to bed later on weekends may harm your health|
Added: 05.06.2017 12:00 | 1 views | 0 comments
A study suggests that social jet lag, or going to bed and waking up later on weekends than weekdays, may cause heart disorders and poorer health overall.