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2014-01-03 08:26:36

Only Health Tracker to Monitor REM, Deep and Light Sleep; New Sleep Features and Carbon Steel Edition to Debut at CES LAS VEGAS, Jan. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CES - (South Hall 2, Booth #26709) -- BASIS Science, Inc. (www.mybasis.com) the company behind Basis, the world's most advanced health tracker, today unveiled Advanced Sleep Analysis, the most in-depth sleep analytics among health tracking devices, as well as their new Basis 2014 Carbon Steel Edition band. Advanced Sleep Analysis will be...

2013-11-15 23:23:15

The article provides people with fundamental information about 18 best and worst foods for sleeps that allow them to improve the quality of their sleep naturally. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) November 15, 2013 The article on the site Vkool.com contains two parts, which cover information about best and worst foods for sleep that can help readers get a good night’s sleep with ease. This article is actually suitable for those people who want to stop their sleep disorders naturally. In the first...

Even People With Auto-Activation Disorder Can Still Dream
2013-09-12 11:13:51

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In a new study involving people with Auto-Activation Deficit (AAD), French researchers revealed that the brainstem initiates dreaming and appears to set the stage for complex or bizarre events to take place in such dreams. The study appears in a new paper published in the journal Brain. The study subjects provided a unique window into dreaming because AAD, caused by bilateral damage to the basal ganglia, is marked by a lack of natural...

2013-08-21 23:25:25

“Beddit” was featured on NewsWatch as part of its popular segment, AppWatch, that reviews mobile applications and mobile services on the market. Andrew Tropeano, host of AppWatch, shared with viewers how the app and product can help improve sleep. Washington, DC (PRWEB) August 21, 2013 “Beddit” was featured on NewsWatch as part of its popular segment, AppWatch, that takes a look at the latest and coolest mobile applications and mobile services on the market. Andrew Tropeano,...

Baby Owls Seen Sleeping Like Baby Humans
2013-08-02 08:24:01

AlphaGalileo Foundadtion Baby birds have sleep patterns similar to baby mammals, and their sleep changes in the same way when growing up. This is what a team from the Max Planck Institute for Ornithology and the University of Lausanne found out working with barn owls in the wild. The team also discovered that this change in sleep was strongly correlated with the expression of a gene involved in producing dark, melanic feather spots, a trait known to covary with behavioral and physiological...

2013-03-06 13:46:28

Researchers at Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) have, for the first time, identified a specific group of cells in the brainstem whose activation during rapid eye movement (REM) sleep is critical for the regulation of emotional memory processing. The findings, published in the Journal of Neuroscience, could help lead to the development of effective behavioral and pharmacological therapies to treat anxiety disorders, such as post-traumatic stress disorder, phobias and panic attacks....

2013-02-18 08:23:04

ZURICH, February 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Neurim Pharmaceuticals announced today positive results from a phase II clinical study evaluating the efficacy and safety of Piromelatine (Neu-P11), a novel investigational multimodal sleep medicine developed for the treatment of patients with primary and co-morbid insomnia. The new results are from a recent double-blind, randomized, placebo controlled, parallel group, non-confirmatory, sleep-laboratory study. The study evaluated...

Poor Sleep Linked To Memory Loss
2013-01-28 05:02:44

[ Watch the Video: Good Sleep Equals Good Memory ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A lack of quality, deep sleep could play a vital role in the memory loss sometimes experienced by older men and women, scientists at the University of California, Berkeley have discovered. Matthew Walker, an associate professor of psychology and neuroscience at UC Berkeley, and colleagues discovered that the brain waves generated during slow-wave sleep help move memories from...

2013-01-23 23:00:05

Dreamtrap has launched a survey among Android phone owners (PRWEB) January 23, 2013 On 23rd of January, 2013 Dreamtrap has launched a new survey among Android phone owners after a Beta Testing program re-launch for EASYWAKEme. This device is designed to help people who sacrifice their sleep for many reasons. An open survey among Android phone owners throughout the USA and Europe aims to make a research among a group suffering from sleep inertia caused by lack of sleep and irregular sleep...

People Who Drink Before Bedtime Could Be Disrupting Their Dream Time
2013-01-23 11:03:03

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Having a drink before bedtime may help you fall asleep faster, but experts warn that it isn´t offering any incentives on the quality of sleep time. Researchers from the London Sleep Centre have reviewed the evidence of having a tipple before bedtime to see what effect it has on nighttime slumber. The evidence gathered indicates that alcohol upsets our normal sleep cycle, and effectively disrupts our most satisfying type of...