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Latest sleep deprivation Stories

2013-02-18 23:03:29

We spend about one-third of our lives asleep, most of this time is spent on a mattress and not all of this time is spent effectively resting.

2013-02-11 23:00:58

New regulations from the Department of Transportation require drivers at risk to undergo evaluations and testing with a sleep specialist.

2013-01-23 11:05:37

Neuroscience researchers from Tufts University have found that our star-shaped brain cells, called astrocytes, may be responsible for the rapid improvement in mood in depressed patients after acute sleep deprivation.

2013-01-22 23:00:58

The Austin sports medicine doctors at Medicine in Motion have put together a list of essential pre-race tips for day-before preparation. Austin, Texas (PRWEB)

Nodding Off While Driving
2013-01-03 19:28:48

The CDC has recently conducted a survey, discovering that as many as 1 in 25 American motorists have admitted to falling asleep behind the wheel.

Want To Sleep Better At Night? Shed Some Belly Fat
2012-11-07 12:09:32

Getting a good night sleep is important to be healthy. However, a number of problems can prevent us from having a restful night. One such problem is being overweight or obese.


Word of the Day
postliminy
  • In Roman antiquity, the return of a person who had been banished, or taken prisoner by an enemy, to his old condition and former privileges.
  • In international law, that right by virtue of which persons and things taken by an enemy in war are restored to their former status when coming again under the power of the nation to which they belonged.
The word 'postliminy' comes from a Latin word meaning 'threshold'.