Latest Circadian rhythms Stories
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
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.
The 10,000th order for products that eliminate the “blue light problem” was filled this week at http://www.lowbluelights.com by Photonic
A good night’s sleep doesn’t come easy to a lot of people.
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.
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.
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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