Latest sleep deprivation Stories

2011-01-28 07:30:00

Researchers report that lack of sleep needs to be treated as a major health issue, suggesting that there is a link between insomnia and poor relationships, low energy levels and inability to concentrate.

2011-01-12 15:33:54

The findings show that missing a night of sleep burns roughly 135 calories, the equivalent of two slices of bread or a 225 ml glass of semi-skimmed milk.

2011-01-05 13:26:05

In the first-ever quantification of energy expended by humans during sleep, a University of Colorado team has found that the metabolic cost of an adult missing one night of sleep is the equivalent of walking slightly less than two miles.

2010-12-30 16:56:00

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Dec. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- With the daily stresses of life continually piling on and not enough hours in the day to get everything done, one of the most common things that people tend to cheat themselves out of is a good night's sleep.

2010-12-30 13:48:31

While regulations have been put in place to restrict the work hours of doctors in training, no such regulations exist for fully trained physicians.

2010-12-13 14:40:00

In the busy world of a honey bee hive, worker bees need their rest in order to best communicate the location of food to their hive mates, research from The University of Texas at Austin shows.

2010-11-05 00:00:05

Growth Hormones Direct Sees Recession Inspired Individuals Buy Human Growth Hormones Seeking Sleep and Stress Relief Growth Hormones Direct sees recession inspired individuals buy Human Growth Hormones seeking sleep and stress relief. Phoenix, AZ (Vocus) November 4, 2010 Growth Hormones Direct sees recession inspired individuals buy Human Growth Hormones seeking sleep and stress relief.

2010-11-04 01:12:59

Researchers at the Allen Institute for Brain Science and SRI International have published the most systematic study to date of the effects of sleep deprivation on gene expression in the brain.

2010-11-01 15:31:56

A study in the Nov. 1 issue of the journal SLEEP found that vulnerability to sleep deprivation is influenced by the interaction between waking social activity and individual personality traits.

2010-09-01 17:42:44

Young adults who get fewer than eight hours of sleep per night have greater risks of psychological distress, a combination of high levels of depressive and anxious symptoms.

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