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New research finds that marine animals have not only a built-in circadian clock, but also a separate internal clock that helps them follow tidal patterns.
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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.
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.
Humans are not immune to this seasonal change and as a result suffer from a multitude of ill effects including Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD).
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.
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
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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