Latest National Sleep Foundation Stories

2010-12-14 10:02:00

STAMFORD, Conn., Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- A new survey commissioned by Philips Consumer Lifestyle, a leader in products for well-being, reveals that most American office workers don't consistently get good sleep, which is affecting their on-the-job performance.

2010-11-30 10:11:00

BOSTON, Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- After a successful pilot program, Gordon Trucking has chosen Sleep HealthCenters to provide a nationwide comprehensive sleep apnea screening and treatment program.

2010-11-07 23:01:00

AURORA, Ill., Nov. 8, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Two out of every five drivers (41 percent) admit to having fallen asleep at the wheel at some point, with one in ten saying they've done so in the past year, according to a new AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety study.

2010-11-07 00:16:24

Be Aware: Drowsy Driving Prevention Week 2010 Drowsy Driving Prevention Week® kicks off Monday, Nov 6. The National Sleep Foundation public awareness campaign seeks to educate drivers about sleep safety.

2010-11-05 00:00:39

The Atlanta Sleep Medicine Clinic Discusses Effects of Time Change on Sleep Most Americans will benefit from the extra hour of sleep gained when time “falls back” this weekend.

2010-11-04 00:00:45

A Technological Breakthrough for a Better Night’s Sleep -- WizPill Revolutionary Sleeping Aid Pillow is Now Available in the U.S. WizPill, a cutting edge new sleep aid pillow utilizes the most advanced and effective medical and scientific research to offer a new way to overcome sleep loss and feel more rested.

2010-11-01 13:00:00

BOSTON, Nov. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Sleep HealthCenters has recently entered into a partnership with the Boston University Medical Group to develop and manage the Boston University Medical Group Sleep Center at 930 Commonwealth Ave in Brookline.

2010-04-15 06:00:00

WASHINGTON, April 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Sleep Foundation (NSF) and mattress manufacturer Serta are joining forces on a groundbreaking industry partnership to promote sleep education among consumers.

2010-03-24 08:00:00

BRIGHTON, Mass., March 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Sleep HealthCenters and Gaylord Hospital have entered into a series of agreements regarding sleep medicine services in the state of Connecticut.

2010-03-17 08:00:00

BOSTON, March 17 /PRNewswire/ -- Sleep HealthCenters has recently entered into a partnership with Milton Hospital, an affiliate of Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, to develop and manage a sleep medicine program at the Reedsdale Road location.

Word of the Day
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.