Articles for Tag: "insomnia"

Sleep essential for child brain development 
Sleep essential for child brain development
New research says shut-eye is important for kids in their earliest years.
How your health impacts your sleep 
How your health impacts your sleep
A new study says conditions such as diabetes and obesity can interrupt normal sleep cycles and have a negative impact on your health.
Are you misusing melatonin? 
Are you misusing melatonin?
Although melatonin can be a helpful sleep aid, if it’s not taken appropriately it can cause additional problems.
Are you sleep-deprived? Take our sleep quiz and find out  Featured
Are you sleep-deprived? Take our sleep quiz and find out
Forty million Americans suffer from sleep disorders. What many people may not know is that this condition can put you at risk for other health problems. Our own Dr. Adam Posner encourages you to find out whether you are indeed one of the millions dealing with a sleep condition and what you can do about it.
Visits to ER from energy drink abuse doubles 
Visits to ER from energy drink abuse doubles
Energy drinks are giving more people a rush they we weren’t looking for—a rush to the hospital emergency room. A new report from the Substance […]
Ambien’s lingering effects may pose driving dangers 
Ambien’s lingering effects may pose driving dangers
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is requiring manufacturers to lower current recommended doses of the popular sleep aid Ambien and its generic versions. The […]