Latest Circadian rhythms Stories
Anita Bhola, MD, Medical Director of The Sleep Center at Nyack Hospital discusses how parents can help their teens get enough sleep. NYACK, N.Y., March 24, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Teenagers
Science has been particularly groundbreaking this week, informing us that people who bite their nails may be bored or frustrated; melatonin might cause sleepiness; paying for expensive medications can be difficult; and exercise causes more fatigue in people who are already fatigued.
By studying the brains of fruit flies in the laboratory, researchers at the University of California-Irvine have discovered the biological mechanics responsible for jet lag, the sleep disorder which affects travelers as they cross time zones on their journeys.
Many people read before bedtime, but using e-readers can affect a person's sleeping patterns and quality of sleep.
HOMESTEAD, Pa., March 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Turning your clocks ahead an hour on March 8 for the start of Daylight Savings Time may be known as the unofficial start to spring, but for many,
Sleep experts recommend tart cherry juice to get a better night's sleep naturally LANSING, Mich., March 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- As clocks spring forward this weekend for Daylight Saving Time,
The discovery of a new “reset” button for the brain’s master biological clock could eventually lead to new treatments for conditions like seasonal affective disorder, reduce the adverse health effects of working the night shift and possibly even treat jet lag.
Women who regularly work night shifts are at greater risk of death resulting from lung cancer and cardiovascular disease (CVD), an international team of researchers report in the latest edition of the American Journal of Preventive Medicine.
Light Tracking Solution Enables Self-Monitoring to Improve Personal and Population Health. Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) January 07, 2015 GoodLux Technology,
Collaboration Aims to Generate New Therapeutic Approaches for Chronic Diseases SAN FRANCISCO, Jan.
The pineal gland, also called the epiphysis cerebri, is an endocrine organ located in the brain. Its primary function is to regulate the sleep cycle and influence sexual development. It is a reddish-gray glandular structure that forms the roof of the third ventricle in the brain, between the two lateral ventricles, tucked in a groove near the thalamic bodies. Its body is relatively the size of a grain of rice; it’s shaped like a pine cone and has an infindibular stalk projecting from it....
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