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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). SoLux lighting provides the closest simulation of daylight in a man-made source to help reverse the effects of reduced daylight exposure. Rochester, NY (PRWEB) September 17, 2013 Between September and April in the Northern Hemisphere certain people who are light sensitive start experiencing something called the winter blues. Seasonal Affective...

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

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports – Your Universe Online 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. Writing in the August 29 edition of the journal Cell, the study’s authors explain they have pinpointed a protein known as SIK1, which apparently plays a key role in preventing the body’s internal circadian clock from...

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 now available at http://www.lowbluelights.com. University Heights, OH (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 The standard treatment for seasonal affective disorder (SAD) or the winter blues is to expose the eyes to bright light for about a half an hour first thing in the morning. This has been demonstrated to...

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

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online 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. A new study from McGill and Concordia Universities gives hope, however, that these common sleep disturbances may one day be put to bed. The Earth’s rotation is responsible for creating day and night, and the daily rhythms of all living beings. Mammals have a “circadian...

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 Developments LLC. Universsity Heights, OH (PRWEB) August 21, 2013 One is tempted to say that the 10,000th customer bought our products this week but it would be inaccurate since many of our customers are repeat customers buying additional products. This is part of the reason we are so confident that our products actually work, despite the simplicity...

2013-08-16 23:17:40

A good night’s sleep doesn’t come easy to a lot of people. And while many sleeping pills are available today, only the all new OxySleep Natural Sleep Aid can be availed of with absolutely no prescription required. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 16, 2013 Put an end to your sleepless nights with Oxy Sleep Natural Sleep Aid, a sleeping remedy made of only the purest natural ingredients. Get the perfect sleep every night without the fear of getting addicted or dependent to the product. It...

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. Louis, MO (PRWEB) August 07, 2013 The 11th Annual Updates in Sleep Medicine Conference announced prominent national sleep medicine professionals that will serve as faculty for the 2013 conference. These physicians and scientists will present new studies and findings in sleep medicine and important and emerging trends in...

Red Lights At Night Better Than White When It Comes To Mood
2013-08-07 11:32:35

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online People working the graveyard shift may want to literally see red because according to a new study -- the color of light animals are exposed to at night can affect mood regulation. Study researchers from The Ohio State University found hamsters that were exposed to blue lights at night experienced the worst mood disruptions, followed closely by white lights, when compared to hamsters that spent their nights in a dim red light. "Our...

Camping Can Help Reset Your Circadian Clock
2013-08-02 04:42:10

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online According to a recently published study, the circadian clocks of eight people were successfully synched with the timing of sunrise and sunset by doing nothing more than spending one week exposed only to natural light while camping in the Rocky Mountains. The University of Colorado Boulder study found regardless of whether they were early birds or night owls during their normal lives, the synchronization happened for all participants...

2013-07-31 23:17:47

The addition of filters for large screen TV and computers demonstrates that Photonic Developments LLC is a world leader in controlling light for great sleep and better health. University Heights,OH (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 The announcement this month of filters for large screen TV (up to 58” diagonal).means many more people will be able to sleep well. Recent studies at the University of Besel (1) have shown that exposing the eyes to light, especially blue light, during the hours before...


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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