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Latest Circadian rhythms Stories

Understanding How Our Seasonal Clocks Work Using Siberian Hamsters
2013-09-24 08:10:52

Humans, and many other animals, have internal clocks and calendars that help them regulate behavior, physiological functions and biological processes. Scientists have extensively studied the mechanisms that inform our daily functions, known as circadian rhythms.

2013-09-20 23:00:49

Marble Media LLC’s HealthFill.com medical blog looks at an August CDC report that finds that 9 million Americans are currently using sleeping pills to help them fall asleep.

2013-09-17 23:30:06

Humans are not immune to this seasonal change and as a result suffer from a multitude of ill effects including Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD).

Discovery Of ‘Molecular Brakes’ Could Lead To Possible Cure For Jet Lag
2013-08-31 07:10:59

Researchers have reportedly located a biological trigger for jet lag -- a discovery that could lead to the development of new drugs designed to help people recover more quickly from travel into new time zones.

2013-08-30 23:18:16

Mood disorders such as Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) offer opportunity for expanding the market for light bulbs that don’t make blue light and eyeglasses that eliminate blue light that are

How Is Protein Synthesis Controlled In The Brain Clock?
2013-08-22 05:21:41

Many factors keep us from getting a good night’s sleep. Prime culprits include overnight flights across the ocean, graveyard shifts, and stress-induced insomnia.

2013-08-21 23:28:06

The 10,000th order for products that eliminate the “blue light problem” was filled this week at http://www.lowbluelights.com by Photonic

2013-08-16 23:17:40

A good night’s sleep doesn’t come easy to a lot of people.

2013-08-07 23:17:23

Registration opens for medical and technical professionals at November 1-2 meeting; many sponsor and exhibitor opportunities available at the Four Seasons Hotel venue. St.


Latest Circadian rhythms Reference Libraries

Pineal Gland
2013-04-30 10:31:18

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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