Sleep News and Research

Latest Sleep News and Research

Treating post-traumatic stress disorder

Treating post-traumatic stress disorder

Genes that allow nerve cells to communicate may have come from bacteria eons ago

Genes that allow nerve cells to communicate may have come from bacteria eons ago

Students win awards for research into liver disease, cancer and insomnia

Students win awards for research into liver disease, cancer and insomnia

Yo-yo dieting may have a lasting negative impact on immune function

Yo-yo dieting may have a lasting negative impact on immune function

Being tired can be as bad as being drunk when driving

Being tired can be as bad as being drunk when driving

New research on driver fatigue

New research on driver fatigue

Discovery that body temperature has a vital role in the onset of sleep

Discovery that body temperature has a vital role in the onset of sleep

Arrhythmias are more commonly associated with adults, they can affect children as well

Arrhythmias are more commonly associated with adults, they can affect children as well

Brain cells containing the chemical histamine are critical for waking

Brain cells containing the chemical histamine are critical for waking

Three year olds and upwards should have their blood pressure checked as part of routine examinations

Three year olds and upwards should have their blood pressure checked as part of routine examinations

Basketball enthusiasts are on a losing streak when it comes to sleep

Basketball enthusiasts are on a losing streak when it comes to sleep

UK pet owners who take their animals on holiday to Europe could bring back tropical diseases

UK pet owners who take their animals on holiday to Europe could bring back tropical diseases

Job strain and marital stress factors are a deadly blood pressure increasing duo

Job strain and marital stress factors are a deadly blood pressure increasing duo

Blood pressure screening for children should start at age 3, according to the latest government diagnosis and treatment guidelines

Blood pressure screening for children should start at age 3, according to the latest government diagnosis and treatment guidelines

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Research into sleeping disorder drug may help multiple sclerosis patients

Research into sleeping disorder drug may help multiple sclerosis patients

Some amnesiacs can maintain their memories for a longer period of time if they spend time sitting in a dark, quiet room

Some amnesiacs can maintain their memories for a longer period of time if they spend time sitting in a dark, quiet room

NASA and Stanford to develop technologies for physiological monitoring of humans

NASA and Stanford to develop technologies for physiological monitoring of humans

Suprachiasmatic nucleus brain tissue sheds light on jet lag

Suprachiasmatic nucleus brain tissue sheds light on jet lag

Small, frequent doses of caffeine best strategy for staying awake

Small, frequent doses of caffeine best strategy for staying awake