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A new study shows that paid work time is the primary waking activity exchanged for sleep and suggests that chronic sleep loss potentially could be prevented by strategies that make work start times more flexible.
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.
New study demonstrates alterations of life-sustaining sleep patterns and neurobehavioral consequences for crewmembers that need to be addressed for humans to successfully adapt to prolonged space missions.
As the only U.S. organization participating in the simulation, NSBRI monitored the Mars500 crew's rest-activity patterns, performance and psychological responses to determine the extent to which sleep loss, fatigue, stress, mood changes and conflicts occurred during the mission.
Russell Rosenberg, PhD, has been elected chairman of the National Sleep Foundation. Dr. Rosenberg will begin his one-year term as chairman on July 1. Atlanta, GA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 31, 2011 Russell Rosenberg, PhD, has been elected chairman of the National Sleep Foundation. Dr.
Study is the first experiment to systematically examine the relationship of the duration of sleep dose to the recovery of neurobehavioral deficits from sustained sleep restriction.
HOUSTON, June 3 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Ever wondered what it would be like to go on a mission to Mars? On June 3, a six-man international crew entered an isolation chamber in Moscow for a simulated 520-day Mars mission conducted by the State Scientific Center of the Russian Federation - Institute for Biomedical Problems (IBMP) of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
From March 31 to July 14, a six-man international crew called an isolation chamber in Moscow their home.
HOUSTON, July 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- From March 31 to July 14, a six-man international crew called an isolation chamber in Moscow their home.
Television watching may determine a person's bedtime and this may contribute to not getting enough sleep and a chronic sleep debt, U.S. researchers said. Dr. Mathias Basner and David F.