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2014-03-07 08:24:40

Over 48% of Americans polled say the pop icon would behave better if he spent more time in bed and less time out partying NEW YORK, March 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Boll & Branch, the leading manufacturer and online retailer of luxury organic bedding, today released the results of a nationwide survey indicating which overstressed celebrity is most in need of a restful night's sleep. Justin Bieber topped the charts, followed by Miley Cyrus and Lindsay Lohan. "With his recent exploits...

2014-03-03 08:32:43

Americans encouraged to plan ahead for time change, seek help for ongoing sleep problems DARIEN, Ill., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- As Americans prepare to "spring forward" this weekend for daylight saving time, the potential lost hour of sleep is a reminder of the widespread problem of insomnia. With this, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) is declaring Insomnia Awareness Day on Monday, March 10, reminding those who suffer from chronic insomnia that help is available from the...

2014-02-19 23:28:35

Rise N’ Shine LLC offers two major supplements that have helped turn around people’s sleeping habits and morning routines thus giving them a step up on combating obesity. Sparta, NJ (PRWEB) February 19, 2014 Alarming new statistics are showing that more than just food and lack of exercise are contributing to the obesity epidemic that has swept the country. A new publication from the Sleep Foundation shows that sleep is a major factor in obesity rates. According to Richard Simon, MD, a...

2014-02-13 23:01:31

The Children’s Obesity Fund cofounders are concerned about the findings of a study linking poor sleeping habits to obesity and are currently searching for a nonprofit to support that encourages healthy sleeping habits for children. New findings reveal that sleep-deprived children eat more calories during the day and that kids that adhere to a regular sleep schedule tend to weigh less. (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 New research connecting lack of sleep with obesity and obesity-related...

Sleep Deprivation Elderly Blood Sugar
2013-12-12 08:42:00

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Normal aging may exacerbate the negative effect of sleep deprivation on pancreatic cells that maintain normal blood sugar levels, according to a study published this month in the journal Aging Cell. Sleep, or the lack of it, seems to affect nearly every aspect of human physiology, although the molecular pathways through which sleep deprivation wreaks havoc on the body remain poorly understood. Numerous studies have looked at the...

2013-12-06 23:00:10

The new “15 side effects of sleep deprivation” article on the site Healthreviewcenter.com covers common side effects of sleep loss that help people expand their knowledge about the importance of sleep. Seattle, Wa (PRWEB) December 06, 2013 The new “15 side effects of sleep deprivation” article on the website Healthreviewcenter.com delivers some causes of sleep deprivation and negative effects of not getting enough sleep. At the beginning of the article, the author points out that...

2013-12-05 14:19:15

A new study shows that poor sleep quality is strongly associated with mood disturbance and lower quality of life among people with extreme obesity. Results show that 74.8 percent of participants were poor sleepers, and their mean self-reported sleep duration was only six hours and 20 minutes.  Fifty-two percent of study subjects were anxious, and 43 percent were depressed.  After controlling for age, sex, hypertension, diabetes, and obstructive sleep apnea, sleep quality and daytime...

2013-10-24 12:28:43

Population-level studies have indicated that insufficient sleep increases the risk of cardiovascular diseases and type 2 diabetes. These diseases are known to be linked to inflammatory responses in the body. University of Helsinki researchers have now shown what kinds of biological mechanisms related to sleep loss affect the immune system and trigger an inflammatory response. They identified the genes which are most susceptible to sleep deprivation and examined whether these genes are...

2013-10-10 23:22:36

A Sleep Disorders Center of Alabama laboratory study shows that Tempflow™ memory foam mattresses help those with sleep disorders to sleep more comfortably, helping alleviate a serious U.S. health epidemic. Thousand Oaks, CA (PRWEB) October 10, 2013 A Sleep Disorders Center of Alabama laboratory research study on Relief-Mart Inc.’s Tempflow™ memory foam mattresses showed that they can help those with sleep disorders get a more restful, comfortable and supportive sleep. Thirty six...


Word of the Day
tesla
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.