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Sleepiness Increases Food Purchases
2013-09-06 05:04:42

[ Watch the Video: Junk Food Cravings Can Result From Lack Of Sleep ] redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online A lack of slumber has once again been linked to poor food-related choices, as new research in the journal Obesity reports links sleep deprivation with an increase in the amount of food purchased the following day. Previously associated with an increased desire for junk food by researchers from the University of California-Berkeley (UC-Berkeley) and shown to...

People Don't Sleep Enough
2013-09-03 16:05:08

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new international poll from the National Sleep Foundation (NSF) found stark differences in sleeping habits among residents of the United States, Canada, Mexico, the United Kingdom, Germany and Japan for people between the ages of 25 and 55 years old. While the Americans and Japanese in the study reported having the least amount of sleep during the week on average, Canadians and Mexicans reported the most, at just over seven hours per...

Study Shows How Sleep Deprivation Shows On Your Face
2013-08-31 07:43:13

April Flowers for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Sleep deprivation affects facial features such as the eyes, mouth and skin, according to a new study from the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden. These facial features function as cues of sleep loss to other people. The results of this study, published in the journal Sleep, reveal the faces of sleep-deprived people were perceived as having more hanging eyelids, redder eyes, more swollen eyes and darker circles under the...

Craving Junk Food? Perhaps You Need More Sleep
2013-08-07 04:55:53

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online People are more likely to reach for junk food than healthier culinary alternatives following a sleepless night, claims research published Tuesday in the journal Nature Communications. Investigators from the University of California-Berkeley (UC-Berkeley) used functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to scan the brains of 23 healthy young adults. Each study participant underwent the fMRI procedure twice - once after a normal...

2013-07-31 23:19:22

Key Ingredient in soon-to-be-released Pure Prodigy Shown to Offer a Range of Cognitive Enhancement Benefits Houston, Texas (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 When the body is placed under stress – such as during cases of sleep deprivation, jet lag, or when in extremely cold conditions – mental performance often decreases, but now, it appears there may be an effective treatment available. According to information released by NYU Langone Medical Center in July 2012, evidence suggests L-Tyrosine...

2013-07-17 23:01:50

Specialty sleep mattress maker adds new insomnia content category to expose the problems of insomnia by raising awareness of the problem and provide practical solutions. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) July 17, 2013 BoydLatexMattresses.com is looking to help educate consumers with fresh content that explains the problem of insomnia, and they also hope to help provide rational solutions for those suffering from this common sleep disorder. Insomnia is a problem that most Americans can relate with....

2013-07-09 23:22:38

Mahir Reiss, a physical therapy professional, is speaking out on effective ways for athletes to prevent injury. New York, New York (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 Mahir Reiss is a veteran physical therapist who regularly uses his knowledge to help athletes prevent and recover from injury. Now, Dr. Reiss is lending his support to a new article that details some important strategies that any athlete should use in order to prevent injury. Regardless of whether the individual is a “weekend warrior”...

2013-07-08 23:18:23

Diet Doc’s hCG diets have now been developed to help patients reach their best weight loss, completely transform their lives and resolve any underlying issues causing weight gain, such as sleep disorders found to contribute to high calorie diets in new study. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) July 08, 2013 It may seem like a person who sleeps less because of sleep disorders would burn more calories because they are awake and moving around, but new research suggests just the opposite. In their study,...

2013-06-27 23:53:33

As links between sleep patterns and weight become clearer, shoppharmacycounter.com offers summer sale of PhenObestin 37.5 to assist adults seeking to boost their energy and achieve their weight loss goals. Vienna, VA (PRWEB) June 26, 2013 On June 20th, Dr. Lauren Hale, PhD, presented a study at the SLEEP 2013 conference discussing the relationship between sleep habits and childhood obesity. Dr. Hale is Associate Professor of Preventive Medicine at Study Brook University School of...

2013-06-27 11:52:32

Less muscle damage, fatigue in 200-mile Alpine race than in 100-mile race Runners who complete one of the world's most challenging ultra-marathons experience less neuromuscular fatigue, muscle damage and inflammation compared to those who run distances half to one quarter as long, according to the results of research published June 26 in the open access journal PLOS ONE by Jonas Saugy and colleagues from the University of Lausanne, Switzerland. The researchers tested the effects of...


Word of the Day
negawatt
  • A unit of saved energy.
Coined by Amory Lovins, chairman of the Rocky Mountain Institute as a contraction of negative watt on the model of similar compounds like megawatt.