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Bullying Victims More Likely To Suffer Night Terrors And

Bullying Victims More Likely To Suffer Night Terrors And Nightmares

Kelly Parkes-Harrison, University of Warwick Children who are bullied at ages 8-10 are more likely to suffer from sleep walking, night terrors or nightmares by the time they are 12 years old. In a study published in Pediatrics, journal of...

Latest Sleep Stories

2014-09-16 12:30:24

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A team in Cambridge, Massachusetts has created a safer sleep aid with Food for Sleep, a 2 ½ ounce beverage made from foods clinically demonstrated to promote healthy sleep. It's a science-based recipe, made with tart cherry juice and whey protein rich in bioavailable tryptophan. Food for Sleep is available nationwide beginning September 2014. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140915/146100 "There's a huge need to help people sleep without...

2014-09-15 16:28:58

Center Allegedly Made Up Test Results, Hired Strippers as Sleep Technicians WASHINGTON, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Whistleblower Donna Nichols will receive 20 percent of nearly $300,000 repaid to taxpayers in the U.S. government's settlement of fraud claims against a Florida sleep-disorder clinic that was accused of pretending to diagnose sleep problems with equipment that was either broken or non-existent -- and of hiring local strippers to work, without formal training, as...

2014-09-15 12:28:31

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sleep Solution Doctors announces that is offering complimentary listings for dental and medical sleep apnea providers for a limited time. As a growing online resource for patients seeking diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders, the site is also a potentially valuable source of patients for health care providers who treat these conditions. By listing sources of care in one place, practitioners can offer a comprehensive directory of care for...

2014-09-15 08:28:54

ResMed AirView(TM) patient management system and Fairview Health Services' electronic health record (EHR) system securely exchange patient data to improve patient outcomes and drive operational efficiencies SAN DIEGO, Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- ResMed today announced that its AirView compliance management platform (previously EasyCare Online) is now securely connected to Fairview Health Services' Epic EHR system, enabling up to date delivery of sleep apnea patient data for use by...

2014-09-12 23:00:59

In what may be the largest study of sleep problems among individuals with multiple sclerosis (MS), researchers at UC Davis have found that widely undiagnosed sleep disorders may be at the root of the most common and disabling symptom of the disease: fatigue. Sacramento, CA (PRWEB) September 12, 2014 In what may be the largest study of sleep problems among individuals with multiple sclerosis (MS), researchers at UC Davis have found that widely undiagnosed sleep disorders may be at the root...

2014-09-11 08:28:56

Accomplished trio join a Board managing the challenges and opportunities of growth WORCESTER, Mass., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Wake Up Narcolepsy (WUN), a nonprofit organization working to improve the lives of people living with narcolepsy, today announced the appointment of three new members of its Board of Directors, effective immediately. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140910/145218 Raymond De Rise has extensive legal and compliance experience in the...

2014-09-10 20:25:23

LONDON, Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:Sleep Apnea Diagnostic and Therapeutic Devices Market (Actigraphy, Polysomnography (PSG) systems, Positive Airway Pressure (PAP) Devices, Oral Appliances and Others) - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 -...

2014-09-09 16:25:44

BLOOMINGTON, Ill., Sept. 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- An estimated 35-40% of Americans have sleeping problems, many of whom show up to the workplace tired, distracted and careless, making employee fatigue and "fit for duty" sleep management programs an increasing business imperative. Chestnut Global Partners (CGP), a provider of culturally aware, outcomes-based employee assistance and wellness programs to companies worldwide, today announced a strategic alliance with BSS Psychology Services...

sleep duration and sick time
2014-09-06 05:34:33

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Sleepless nights have been blamed for maladies ranging from diabetes to breast cancer, with effects similar to drug use on your ability to focus and make decisions. A new study, published in the journal Sleep, finds that those sleepless nights can also cause you to miss work. The findings suggest that sleeping 7 to 8 hours a night is associated with the lowest risk of work absenteeism. The researchers found that the risk of an...

Can Loss Of Sleep Affect Your Brain Size?
2014-09-04 03:40:25

American Academy of Neurology Sleep difficulties may be linked to faster rates of decline in brain volume, according to a study published in the September 3, 2014, online issue of Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. Sleep has been proposed to be "the brain's housekeeper", serving to repair and restore the brain. The study included 147 adults 20 and 84 years old. Researchers examined the link between sleep difficulties, such as having trouble falling...


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