Latest National Sleep Foundation Stories

People Don't Sleep Enough
2013-09-03 16:05:08

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new international poll from the National Sleep Foundation (NSF) found stark differences in sleeping habits among residents of the United States, Canada, Mexico, the United Kingdom, Germany and Japan for people between the ages of 25 and 55 years old. While the Americans and Japanese in the study reported having the least amount of sleep during the week on average, Canadians and Mexicans reported the most, at just over seven hours per...

2013-07-02 23:24:20

Dr. Gerson will chair the 2014 Sleep Health & Safety Conference as well as participate in the NSF Development Committee. Philadelphia, PA (PRWEB) July 02, 2013 Dr. Benjamin Gerson, who was the chair of the 2013 Sleep Health & Safety Conference program, has been appointed to the National Sleep Foundation’s Board of Directors and will serve on the Development Committee as well as chair the 2014 conference. Dr. Gerson was instrumental in coordinating the speakers from various...

Sleep Poll Shows Exercising At Night Can Improve Your Sleep
2013-03-04 11:08:28

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While it´s no mystery that a good workout gives you energy and makes you feel healthier, there are times when it can leave you feeling beat and ready for some shut-eye. When it comes to night workouts, this is especially true, as your body is winding down for the day. But for those who are not sure if late-night exercising is right for them, a new study suggests that it very well may be. According to a poll conducted by the...

2013-01-13 17:02:59

Sleep Group Solutions, a leading dental continuing education company, opens 30,000 square foot facility including an education center and a demonstration room in Hollywood, Florida. (PRWEB) January 12, 2013 Dentists across the country are participating in dental continuing education courses, which teach dental professionals how to screen and treat snoring and sleep apnea, through Oral Appliance Therapy (OAT).  With such a high demand for quality sleep courses, Sleep Group...

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