Latest National Sleep Foundation Stories

2011-03-07 09:00:00

Roughly two-thirds of all Americans say that they are not getting enough sleep during the course of an average week, and according to a new National Sleep Foundation (NSF) poll, technology may be to blame.

2011-03-06 23:01:00

National Sleep Foundation Releases Annual Sleep in America Poll Exploring Connections with Communications Technology Use and Sleep WASHINGTON, March 7, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The 2011 Sleep in America® poll released today by the National Sleep Foundation (NSF) finds pervasive use of communications technology in the hour before bed.

2011-03-03 00:00:29

Researchers at NeuroTrials, a nationally known sleep research center in Atlanta are using a new driving simulator to study the influence of insomnia on driving. Atlanta, GA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 02, 2011 Researchers at NeuroTrials, a nationally recognized sleep research center in Atlanta are using a new driving simulator to study the influence of insomnia on driving.

2011-02-17 08:34:00

BOSTON, Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sleep HealthCenters has recently expanded its collaboration agreement with Faulkner Hospital and Brigham and Women's Physicians Organization to jointly promote the existing sleep medicine program at Faulkner Hospital.

2011-01-27 08:15:00

MIAMI, Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Phyhealth Corporation (OTC Bulletin Board: PYHH), today announced that it has launched a new subsidiary, Phyhealth Sleep Care Corporation (Phyhealth Sleep Care). Phyhealth Sleep Care plans to own and operate sleep care centers in key markets across the country.

2011-01-24 23:00:00

WASHINGTON, Jan. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Bedrooms are important to getting a good night's sleep, according to the first ever Bedroom Poll from the National Sleep Foundation.

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.

Word of the Day
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The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.