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2014-11-26 23:07:03

For its December issue, The AIS Report on Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plans* spoke with officials with Highmark and WellPoint on the strategies the two insurers are using to combat sleep apnea,

2014-11-26 12:24:20

New Survey from National Geographic Channel and Kelton Global Timed to the Premiere of SLEEPLESS IN AMERICA Finds That Most Americans Sleep Less than Eight Hours a Night, along with Other Surprising

2014-11-25 23:11:26

A Few Tips for Getting a Quality Night's Sleep presented by ThinGuideMD (PRWEB) November 25, 2014 While some people seem to get by fine with less

sleep deprivation
2014-11-22 05:46:50

Sleep plays an important role in maintaining a healthy memory, and past scientific studies have shown that a lack of sleep can severely hamper memory abilities in the mammalian brain.

2014-11-21 23:05:23

Nature’s Sleep is excited to announce the kickoff of its Art of Sleep contest.

2014-11-21 23:04:55

Campaign raises awareness and provides resources and education for Children's Hospitals, Pediatricians, and Parents and Caregivers Columbus, OH (PRWEB) November

night shift and weight gain
2014-11-20 07:59:10

New research from the University of Colorado has found that workers who switch to overnight work start to burn less energy, putting them at increased risk for weight gain.

Exploring Link Between Memory Deficit And Misfiring Circadian Clock
2014-11-19 03:34:10

By disrupting Siberian hamsters' circadian rhythms, Stanford scientists have identified a part of the brain that, when misfiring, inhibits memory. The work could lead to therapies for neurodegenerative diseases in humans.

2014-11-18 08:26:15

Sleep Habits can be Self-Monitored From an iPhone With the New S+ by ResMed; Now Available at Apple Retail and Online Stores SAN DIEGO, Nov.

2014-11-14 23:06:33

ActiGraph, the leading provider of objective physical activity and sleep/wake measurement solutions for the global research community and pharmaceutical industry, has announced the release of


Word of the Day
sudarium
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.