Latest National Sleep Foundation Stories

2010-03-10 14:02:00

Nationally-recognized sleep experts at U-M researching the best ways to get the right amount of rest ANN ARBOR, Mich., March 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Many Americans will lose an hour of sleep on March 14, the first day of daylight-saving time, when clocks are set ahead one hour at 2 a.m.

2010-03-08 12:37:17

National Sleep Foundation's Annual Sleep in America poll explores sleep issues among Asians, African-Americans, Hispanics and whites.

2010-01-14 11:19:00

National Sleep Foundation Launches Air Purification Product for the Bedroom WASHINGTON, Jan.

2009-11-18 10:00:00

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2009-11-02 08:00:00

MONTVALE, N.J., Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Mercedes-Benz and the National Sleep Foundation want drivers to be alert behind the wheel this holiday season as new data from the 2009 Sleep in America poll point to a significant problem related to drowsy driving.

2009-11-01 23:00:00

National Sleep Foundation Launches Annual Drowsy Driving Prevention Week to Prevent Fall-Asleep Crashes With Tips and Countermeasures.

2009-10-27 08:04:00

STAMFORD, Conn., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- According to a recent survey*, an overwhelming 60 percent of Americans are not satisfied with their current way of waking up.

2009-09-08 09:30:00

SOMERSET, N.J., Sept. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Meda Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Meda) today announced the commercial availability of EDLUAR(TM) (zolpidem tartrate sublingual tablets) in the United States.

2009-06-23 08:00:00

More than 100,000 crashes each year are caused by fatigued drivers MONTVALE, N.J., June 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Drowsy driving is one of the most vexing problems involving traffic safety with more than 60 percent of working Americans admitting to driving while feeling sleepy and 37 percent to actually falling asleep at the wheel, in the past year according to the 2008 National Sleep Foundation's Sleep in America poll.

2009-05-19 07:06:00

Dr. Donnica Moore Translates Sleep Facts from Fiction WASHINGTON, May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Sleep Foundation announced today that, together with sanofi-aventis U.S., it has joined forces with renowned women's health expert Dr.

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