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2014-06-25 08:21:32

DMEautomotive survey reveals that less than one in four drivers do what experts recommend most: pull over and take a nap DAYTONA BEACH, Fla., June 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- With the summer road-trip season hitting high gear July 4(th,), and in the wake of a deadly crash, allegedly caused by drowsy-driving, that critically injured comedian Tracy Morgan, DMEautomotive (DMEa) recently surveyed American drivers on the top ways they try to combat sleepiness on the road. The results are...

2014-06-10 12:29:32

Effects of Drowsiness Similar to Alcohol Consumption DARIEN, Ill., June 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A highway collision that left comedian Tracy Morgan in critical condition and killed his mentor is shedding light on the tragic consequences of drowsy driving, which causes more than 100,000 crashes and 1,550 deaths on American roads each year. The tragedy is a reminder that healthy sleep is essential for driver alertness and roadway safety. "Drowsy driving is a threat to personal health and...

Napping Helps Children Retain Memory, Learn New Skills
2014-04-09 07:46:47

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online It seems like babies and young children are constantly learning new things and making giant developmental leaps. As if overnight, sometimes, they figure out how to  recognize certain shapes or what the word "no" means no matter who says it. A new study from the University of Arizona and the University of Tübingen shows that, in reality, making those leaps could be just a nap away. The findings, presented at the Cognitive...

2014-01-15 23:28:51

Company president Jonathan Weisman shares his best cognitive enhancement tips to help increase memory and improve overall brain function. Houston, TX (PRWEB) January 15, 2014 More than 5 million Americans are currently living with Alzheimer’s disease, and about 1 in 3 seniors will die with Alzheimer’s or another dementia, according to Alz.org (source). These jaw-dropping figures have shocked many Americans into looking for ways to improve their brain function and, hopefully, help...

2013-12-30 23:23:10

Sleep Tracks is a new updated method created to teach people how to cure insomnia permanently. A full Sleep Tracks review on the site hynguyenblog.com shows whether the program is worth using or not. (PRWEB) December 30, 2013 Sleep Tracks is a new brand system designed to show people how to cure insomnia quickly and naturally. This is an effective program that applies safe methods to help users improve their sleep and restore their body’s innate ability to sleep naturally. When people...

2013-12-19 23:00:22

The new “sleepiness prevention tips” article on the website Vkool.com covers useful ways on how to fight sleepiness without coffee. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) December 19, 2013 The new “sleepiness prevention tips” article on the site Vkool.com instructs people how to fight sleepiness and stay alert effectively. This article is actually ideal for those people who want to get rid of daytime sleepiness and have a good night’s sleep naturally. At the beginning of the article, the author...

2013-11-04 23:25:17

A new report and video from Health News Wires titled Diabetes Increase Linked to Long Naps reveals that diabetes risk may increase with long naps. Boston, MA (PRWEB) November 04, 2013 A new report and video from Health News Wires titled Diabetes Increase Linked to Long Naps reveals that diabetes risk may increase with long naps. New findings have revealed that individuals who nap for long periods are at greater threat for diabetes, indicating that naps of various duration impact the body...

2013-10-03 23:00:32

Omega Protein donates resources and volunteers to successful effort to remove nearly 2 tons of trash. Reedville, VA (PRWEB) October 03, 2013 In Northumberland County, Cockrell's Creek is a lot cleaner thanks to a partnership joining Omega Protein, the Northumberland Association for Progressive Stewardship (NAPS), and a dedicated group of local students, Boy Scouts, and other volunteers. Saturday, September 28th marked the company's third annual creek cleanup with NAPS to remove...

Preschoolers Who Take A Nap In Class Have Better Memory
2013-09-24 07:45:52

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Parents know that afternoon napping make children easier to deal with, but did you know that classroom naps support learning in preschool children by enhancing memory. A new study from sleep researchers at the University of Massachusetts Amherst, published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), is the first to show that children who took a midday siesta performed significantly better than children who did not...

2013-09-21 23:02:50

The latest blog from ShedThoseLBS.com, an online resource for healthy weight loss from Marble Media LLC looks at the benefits of incorporating a 20-minute nap in the daily routine. Fort Lee, NJ (PRWEB) September 21, 2013 According to a recent poll by the National Sleep Foundation (NSF), 43 percent of Americans find themselves excessively sleepy on a daily basis. A daily nap, according to Joyce Walsleben, PhD, director of the Sleep Disorders Center at the New York University School of...


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