Misc. Sleep Problems News

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8/17/2017
TV Binge-Watching May Leave You Like 'The Walking Dead'

Study suggests multi-episode viewers can end up sleepless and fatigued

8/17/2017
Sleep and Diabetes Risk in Children

Kids who don't get enough sleep may be at higher risk for Type 2 Diabetes, study finds

8/16/2017
Health Tip: Sleepiness on the Job

It's a major cause of workplace accidents

8/15/2017
A Violent Environment Can Wreck Kids' Grades

Researchers find link between kids' sleep, stress hormones and academic performance

8/15/2017
Lack of Sleep May Raise Child's Type 2 Diabetes Risk: Study

It found link -- but no proof -- between less slumber and risk factors for blood sugar disease

8/8/2017
Preterm Birth Risk Spikes in Mothers With Sleep Disorders

Pregnant women with apnea or insomnia have roughly twice the risk of delivering before 34 weeks, study finds

8/4/2017
Does Less Sleep Make You Less Healthy?

Adults who logged only 6 hours a night had wider waists, study found

8/4/2017
Sleep and Weight

Too little sleep increases rights of overweight and obesity, study finds

8/2/2017
Medical Reality Catches Up to Science Fiction

Scientists unveil their Star Trek-like 'tricorder' to track human health

8/1/2017
7/26/2017
Health Tip: Help Kids Sleep Better

Here's what may be keeping them awake

7/20/2017
How Much Sleep Do You Really Need?

Don't shortchange yourself because it could cost you your health

7/20/2017
Health Tip: Talking in Your Sleep

Something to worry about?

7/18/2017
Can Poor Sleep Boost Odds for Alzheimer's?

Studies found sleep apnea tied to higher levels of tell-tale plaques, proteins in brain

7/14/2017
Sound Sleep May Help You Junk the Junk Food

Well-rested workers less likely to overeat after a stressful day, study finds

7/12/2017
Health Tip: If Lifestyle Interferes With Sleep

It may be time to change your habits

7/12/2017
Did Grandpa's Insomnia Serve an Evolutionary Purpose?

Study suggests older tribe members may have pulled the 'night shift' to watch for danger

7/11/2017
CPAP Mask Not a Prescription for Heart Troubles

Device helped with sleep apnea, but didn't cut deaths from cardiovascular causes, study finds

7/10/2017
How Poor Sleep Might Raise Odds for Alzheimer's

A few bad nights might not hurt, but chronic sleep problems may be cause for concern, researcher says

7/10/2017
Living With Purpose May Help Seniors Sleep Soundly

Sleep apnea, restless leg syndrome are less common in those with a reason to get up in the morning, study finds

7/7/2017
Guys, a Noisy Bedroom May Not Be Good for Your Fertility

South Korean study found a quieter room was tied to better odds for fatherhood

7/6/2017
Health Tip: Yoga Before Bed

Positions that may help you sleep

7/5/2017
Sleep Problems: An Early Warning Sign of Alzheimer's?

Small study found an association but didn't prove link

6/29/2017
Health Tip: Rid Your Bedroom of Allergens

They can interfere with sleep

6/28/2017
Poor Sleep May Worsen Suicidal Thoughts

Treating insomnia might help improve emotional well-being, researchers suggest

6/28/2017
Popular Heartburn Meds Don't Raise Alzheimer's Risk: Study

New research debunks other studies suggesting that medications used to treat ulcers, reflux cause mental decline

6/27/2017
Could Shift Work Damage Your DNA?

Small study raises questions about daytime sleep and cell damage

6/23/2017
Regular Sleep Makes for Happier College Students

When erratic snoozers improve shut-eye habits, they feel better, study finds

6/22/2017
6/19/2017
How to Beat Jet Lag This Summer Vacation

Sleep specialist offers these tips to help speed the reset

6/19/2017
Better Sleep for Better Weight Loss

How sweet dreams can lead to progress on the scale

6/19/2017
6/16/2017
Give Dad the Gift of Health on Father's Day

Exercise with him, let him get some extra sleep, men's health expert says

6/16/2017
Study Cites Top Reasons Young Autism Patients Are Hospitalized

Mood disorders, sleep problems and having a single caregiver raise odds of in-patient psychiatric care

6/16/2017
Health Tip: If You Have Sleep Apnea

Here are self-care suggestions

6/12/2017
Poor Sleep Habits = Poor Grades

Study of college students finds regular slumber schedule a key to success

6/9/2017
NBA Players' Late-Night Tweets May Be Bad for Their Game: Study

Those who posted turned in a poorer performance the next day; lack of sleep the likely culprit

6/7/2017
Do You Have 'Social Jet Lag?'

Throwing your sleep schedule off to party on weekends may be hard on your heart, study says

6/7/2017
6/5/2017
Can Sharing Your Bedroom With Baby Come With Risks?

Despite latest guidelines, odds of poorer sleep and SIDS are higher, study finds

6/2/2017
Air Mattresses Linked to More Than 100 Infant Deaths

They can mold to a baby's face, leading to suffocation, researchers say

6/1/2017
Loneliness May Lead to Sleepless Nights

Study suggests that feeling alone may make one feel less safe, unable to rest

5/30/2017
Sleep and Temperature

Is climate change affecting how long you sleep at night?

5/26/2017
Warming Climate, More Sleepless Nights?

Poor and elderly will feel the heat the most, study predicts

5/25/2017
Sleep and Heart Disease

Too little sleep may increase the risk of death in people with certain heart disease risk factors, study finds.

5/24/2017
Sleepless Nights Could Pose Heart Risk Dangers

Less than 6 hours a night doubled chances of dying from heart disease, stroke, study suggests

5/23/2017
Sleep Apnea May Boost Odds of Irregular Heartbeat

Study shows the more someone stops breathing at night, the greater the risk of atrial fibrillation

5/23/2017
Health Tip: Don't Take Stress to Bed

Find ways to relax before you sleep

5/22/2017
Docs May Not Spot Sleep Apnea, Insomnia in Blacks

Reasons why remain unclear, and disparity needs more research, study suggests

5/22/2017
Does Dirty Air Keep You Awake?

High pollution levels tied to poorer sleep in preliminary study