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Sleep Loss And Your Health [INFOGRAPHIC]

Results from a study could provide many restful nights for those that suffer from obstructive sleep apnea. Researchers revealed that repeated obstruction of the airways needs release of the brain chemical noradrenaline. The release of this chemical allows the brain to learn to breathe more purposefully and effectively.1✅ JOURNAL REFERENCEDOI: 10.1523/JNEUROSCI.3394-10.2010 The researchers demonstrated that… Read More »

Is Magnesium or Melatonin Better for Sleep?

It seems that now more than ever, people are having a hard time achieving satisfying sleep at night. Maybe you’re someone who has occasional insomnia. Maybe you inexplicably wake up several times a night, or awaken in the morning feeling anything but rested. Whatever the case, if you’re looking for more rest to achieve the… Read More »

Infant sleep problems can signal mental disorders in adolescents – study

Specific sleep problems among babies and very young children can be linked to mental disorders in adolescents, a new study has found. A team at the University of Birmingham’s School of Psychology studied questionnaire data from the Children of the 90s, a UK-based longitudinal study which recruited pregnant mothers of 14,000 babies when it was set up almost… Read More »

Fragmented Sleep Linked to Atherosclerosis and Inflammation

The importance of good sleep — sleep that is not fragmented, disturbed or insufficient — is recognized as a cornerstone of wellbeing by almost all health professionals. Scientific studies have shown that fragmented sleep causes chronic inflammation and can contribute to mental health and neurological disorders such as major depression and Alzheimer’s disease, a Berkeley… Read More »