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Ten years ago, Stanford University School of Medicine scientist Emmanuel Mignot, MD, PhD, and his colleagues made headlines when they identified the culprit behind the sleep disorder narcolepsy.
Relationships are difficult and most of us probably think at some point that communicating positively with our partner when discussing stressful issues, like home finances, is an impossible task.
LOS ANGELES, April 28 /PRNewswire/ -- Is your mattress making you fat? SleepBook.com, sponsored by Sit 'n Sleep, recently interviewed two sleep experts to find out; their answers were surprisingly candid.
Insomnia has long been associated with poor health, including weight gain and even obesity. Now researchers at UCLA have found out why.
A US researcher said on Sunday that soldiers who perform best under extreme stress have higher levels of chemicals that dampen the fear response.
Researchers have found that kissing unleashes chemicals that ease stress hormones in both sexes and encourages bonding in men, though not so much in women
According to Bianca Acevedo, a New York neuroscientist, love is in the head and not the heart.
U.S. medical scientists say they've discovered increased levels of a natural brain chemical can block weight gain. The researchers at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center found mice with increased levels of the chemical orexin don't gain weight when fed a high-fat diet.
Falling asleep involuntarily during the day poses a very real and dangerous problem, Canadian researchers said.
Lack of sleep is a common complaint but for many, falling asleep involuntarily during the day poses a very real and dangerous problem.
Labor Induction is a process of giving an artificial start to birth with medical intervention or other methods. When an induction is not performed for emergency or other medical reasons, the method is considered an elective process. The decision to induce labor has increased in recent years due to its convenience or because it easily accommodates busy schedules. The American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, however, say that labor should only be induced when it is more risky...