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New 'sleep switch' find paves way for better insomnia cure

A team at the University of California conducted the study.

11 Aug 2017 11:26 AM

This teenager can only sleep on life support as even a nap can be fatal

Liam has a rare condition under which he won't breathe if he falls asleep without equipments.

04 Aug 2017 7:17 PM

Couples who fight while sleep-deprived risk health

Sleep deprivation increases stress-related inflammation that is associated with higher risk of cardiovascular disease, diabetes.

30 Jun 2017 9:17 AM

Lack of beauty sleep may make people avoid you

People seem to be able to tell when someone needs more sleep, and are more inclined to leave them alone in that case.

18 May 2017 8:23 PM


Sleep awareness on canvas

Doctors across the globe have been urging the current generation about the importance of seven to eight hours of sleep every day for adults.

09 May 2017 12:14 AM

Here's why people want junk food when tired

The experiment supports the long-held association between sleep deprivation and excessive eating and weight gain.

10 Apr 2017 10:16 AM

Sleep deprived diabetic women at risk of depression

Previous studies have shown that untreated depression is related to worse patient outcomes, including diabetes self-care.

02 Apr 2017 12:10 PM

Sleep deprived people struggle to interpret emotions

When we're tired, it seems we're more likely to dedicate our resources to recognizing those emotions that could impact short-term safety.

27 Mar 2017 11:03 AM

Children may develop attention issues due to poor sleep

The associations between insufficient sleep and poorer functioning persisted even after adjusting for factors that influence relationships.

10 Mar 2017 11:12 AM


Brain can't develop new memories due to sleep deprived

On the "sending side" of a synapse, signaling molecules called neurotransmitters are released by a brain cell as it "fires".

12 Feb 2017 11:33 AM

Planning a late night? Stockpile sleep the night before

an extra two hours a night for a short period before going without could help millions cope with busy social lives.

22 Jan 2017 11:16 AM

Missing 1-2 hours of sleep doubles crash risk

AAA Foundation’s report found that the less sleep drivers got, the more their probability of a crash climbed.

10 Dec 2016 12:08 AM

Missing 1-2 hours of sleep doubles crash risk: study

A driver who has slept for less than five hours has a crash risk comparable to someone driving drunk.

06 Dec 2016 9:13 PM

Sleep deprivation costs UK 40 billion pounds a year

The calculation is based on tired employees being less productive or absent from work altogether.

01 Dec 2016 9:27 AM