Latest Better Sleep Council Stories

2014-05-15 08:33:37

Recent Better Sleep Council research uncovers consumers' shopping hang-ups and explores sleep deprivation in America ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study from the Better

2011-08-11 06:00:00


2011-07-12 09:00:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., July 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Better Sleep Council (BSC) warns that brides throughout the world are developing Zombieitis at unprecedented rates! Zombieitis, a condition triggered by sleep deprivation, can cause sufferers to exhibit Zombie-like symptoms, including bags under the eyes, weight gain, slow gait, distracted disposition and apathy.

2011-05-19 23:05:00

ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Better Sleep Council (BSC), as part of its Stop Zombieitis! campaign to inform the public about the sleep deprivation epidemic gripping America, has designated Friday, May 20, as the official "Stop Zombieitis!" Awareness Day. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110520/CG05986LOGO) Beginning at midnight on Friday morning, the BSC will begin a grass-roots effort to identify and locate, through social networks, those who complain of the...

2011-04-16 00:00:27

With only 30 percent of Americans getting the recommended seven to eight hours of sleep each night, the Better Sleep Council is announcing a public awareness campaign to stop the growing epidemic of sleep deprivation.

2009-05-05 04:00:00

Better Sleep Council and Council for Responsible Nutrition Issue Simple Steps to Sleep Better and Stress Less ALEXANDRIA, Va., May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- As stress from economic anxiety mounts, the Better Sleep Council (BSC) and the Council for Responsible Nutrition (CRN) have joined forces for Better Sleep Month in May to help consumers enjoy a stress-less, good night's sleep.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.