Latest Melatonin Stories

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 23:23:08

British researchers believe that women who work the night shift experience a greater risk of menstrual cycle irregularities and fertility issues than women who work regular hours. Fairhaven Health offers natural, non-prescription products to help improve hormonal balance, normalize a woman’s menstrual cycle, and improve overall reproductive health. Bellingham, Washington (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 Menstrual cycle irregularity in women can be attributed to a number of different factors,...

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...

Moon Could Be Cause Of Lack Of Sleep
2013-07-25 17:37:32

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Tossing and turning throughout the night with no one to blame? Well, scientists writing in the journal Current Biology said maybe you should look up in the sky to see the culprit. Researchers have found some of the first scientific evidence to suggest that the moon could be to blame for lack of sleep. The findings add to evidence that humans respond to the geophysical rhythms of the moon, driven by a circalunar clock. "The lunar...

2013-07-16 23:04:35

Lightweight filters that block blue light are now available from Photonic Developments LLC for TV screens as large as 58”. They are custom cut for a perfect fit. University Heights, OH (PRWEB) July 16, 2013 LowBlueLights.com, the worldwide leader blue light blocking products, is excited to announce the most ambitious addition to its line of sleep-enhancing products since the company’s inception in 2005. We proudly introduce the Blue Shield, a custom-cut, blue light-blocking filter for...

2013-07-02 11:03:15

Risk not just confined to nurses, as previous research has indicated Shift work has been suggested as a risk factor for breast cancer, but there has been some doubt about the strength of the findings, largely because of issues around the assessment of exposure and the failure to capture the diversity of shift work patterns. Several previous studies have also been confined to nurses rather than the general population. In this study, the researchers assessed whether night shifts were...

2013-06-27 23:18:55

Maximizing melatonin production in humans is possible by blocking blue light for a few hours before bedtime by wearing amber eyeglasses according to Richard L. Hansler PhD of Photonic Developments LLC. This may be of benefit in avoiding or treating liver cancer. University Heights, OH (PRWEB) June 27, 2013 A new paper from Thailand (1) shows that melatonin improves the outcome when liver cancer is induced in hamsters. A new study (2) from Spain found that melatonin blocked the processes...

2013-06-25 23:27:36

Essential Source®, a market leader in specialty nutraceutical products, combats insomnia and RMS (Restless Mind Syndrome) naturally, utilizing new dissolvable strip technology for rapid absorption. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) June 25, 2013 According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), an estimated 50-70 million U.S. adults have sleep or wakefulness disorder, such as insomnia. Persons experiencing sleep insufficiency are also more likely to suffer from chronic diseases such as...

Word of the Day
  • An evil spirit; a devil.
  • A nightmare.
  • In astrology, the twelfth house of a scheme or figure of the heavens: so called from its signifying dreadful things, such as secret enemies, great losses, imprisonment, etc.
'Cacodemon' comes from a Greek term meaning 'evil genius.'