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Tuesday 28 April, 2015

Obesity and depression `root causes of daytime sleepiness`

Three studies have concluded that obesity and depression are the two main culprits that make people excessively sleepy while awake  More...

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By BioNews On Wednesday, June 13th, 2012

CPAP therapy improves sexual function, satisfaction in men with sleep apnea

Apart from getting a steady, healthy level of breathing during the night, men who suffer from obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) are seeing another potential benefit from continuous positive airway pressure therapy  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, December 14th, 2011

Secrets of ‘sleep hormone’ may lead to new treatments for insomnia

Scientists have unravelled the inner workings of melatonin, also known as the “sleep hormone,” making a major breakthrough for the development of new and promising treatments for insomnia  More...

By BioNews On Friday, December 9th, 2011

Struggling to get proper sleep at night? Drink tart cherry juice

Drinking two glasses of tart cherry juice daily can help you get a better night’s sleep, a new study has suggested  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, December 6th, 2011

Gene explains why some people sleep more

Some people may be genetically inclined to need longer hours of sleep  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, November 24th, 2011

Do you sleep text? You could be badly stressed

Day-to-day stress has triggered an unusual habit of sleep texting- where people text messages even while sleeping  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, November 24th, 2011

Intake of sleeping pills can be fatal

A recent study found those who took sleeping tablets were 36 percent more likely to die at any given time than others  More...

By BioNews On Thursday, November 24th, 2011

Dreaming helps ease painful memories

Dreaming acts as a soothing balm to heal our wounds, according to a new research from the University of California, Berkeley  More...

By BioNews On Wednesday, November 23rd, 2011

Physical activity can help improve quality of sleep

Exercising at least 150 minutes a week can help people sleep significantly better and feel more alert during the day, a new study has suggested  More...

By BioNews On Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011

Daily life stress sparks rise in sleep texting disorder

Researchers say that some people are developing a rare condition where they send incoherent text messages to their contacts while sleeping  More...