Sleep Disorders News

Jul 01, 2020
Infant sleep problems can signal mental disorders in adolescents
Specific sleep problems among babies and very young children can be linked to mental disorders in adolescents.
Jun 24, 2020
Study links increased exercise with lower sleep apnea risk
Study is the largest to date focused on the relationship between sleep apnea and levels of physical activity.
Jun 05, 2020
Fitful nightly sleep linked to chronic inflammation, hardened arteries
Sleep scientists tie disrupted slumber to the deadly plaque buildup known as atherosclerosis.
May 26, 2020
Sleep-wake disturbances can predict recurrent events in stroke survivors
Having multiple sleep-wake disturbances increased the risk of a new cardio-cerebrovascular event in the 2 years following a stroke.
Apr 21, 2020
Wind turbine noise affects dream sleep and perceived sleep restoration
Knowledge of how sleep is affected by wind turbine noise has been limited to date.
Apr 13, 2020
Researchers uncover importance of aligning biological clock with day-night cycles
Bacterial model shows DNA incorporation depends on the peaks and valleys of circadian rhythms.
Mar 31, 2020
Position statement highlights importance of sleep for physician self-care
Position statement calls for more research exploring sleep disruption, sleep deprivation and circadian misalignment in physician burnout.
Mar 18, 2020
Getting too little—or too much—sleep may be bad for the heart
Clocking 7 or 8 hours of shut eye a night seems to be sweet spot for heart health.
Feb 18, 2020
The skinny on why poor sleep may increase heart risk in women
Findings provide new insight into how poor sleep quality can increase the risk of heart disease and obesity and points to possible interventions for improving women's heart health.
Feb 13, 2020
Sleep problems in children, teens with autism are focus of new AAN guideline
Guideline issued to help families, neurologists, and other healthcare providers make decisions on the best treatments for sleep problems in children and teens with autism.
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