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  • Suicide and Self-Harm Risk Nearly Triple in People With Restless Leg SyndromeAugust 25, 2019 - 3:10 am

    Suicide and Self-Harm Risk Nearly Triple in People With Restless Leg Syndrome Restless legs syndrome (RLS) is associated with a nearly tripled risk of suicide and self-harm, according to a new study led by Penn State researchers. The researchers found that people with RLS had a 2.7- fold higher risk of suicide or self-harm, even […]

  • Human Breast Milk May Help Babies Tell Time via Circadian Signals From MomAugust 25, 2019 - 3:10 am

    Human Breast Milk May Help Babies Tell Time via Circadian Signals From Mom Human breast milk is more than a meal – it’s also a clock, providing time-of-day information to infants, reports The Conversation. The composition of breast milk changes across the day, giving energizing morning milk a different cocktail of ingredients than soothing evening […]

  • The Big Number: How 48 Minutes of Extra Sleep Helped These TeensAugust 23, 2019 - 10:01 pm

    The Big Number: How 48 Minutes of Extra Sleep Helped These Teens The Washington Post looks at why teenagers today often do not get enough sleep and how getting some extra slumber can benefit their health. After a Colorado school district moved its high school start time from 7:10 a.m. to 8:20 a.m., it found that students […]

  • How Schizophrenia Affects Circadian RhythmsAugust 23, 2019 - 9:38 pm

    How Schizophrenia Affects Circadian Rhythms Schizophrenia affects between an estimated 0.25 percent and 0.64 percent of Americans, which translates into roughly 800,000 to 2 million people. On account of its prevalence, schizophrenia can also be a socially burdensome illness. A study published in the Lancet recently claimed that it is one of the top 15 causes of disability worldwide. Other studies have found […]

  • What Science Says About Using Sleep MedicationsAugust 23, 2019 - 2:26 am

    What Science Says About Using Sleep Medications All sleep aids work in essentially the same way, by boosting production of a neurotransmitter known as GABA, reports Discover. GABA helps to quiet down the activity of neurons in our brains, and it’s an important part of our sleep cycles. Almost every drug that makes you drowsy, […]

  • Emory Neurologist Awarded $2.1 Million Grant to Research HypersomniaAugust 23, 2019 - 2:20 am

    Emory Neurologist Awarded $2.1 Million Grant to Research Hypersomnia Emory neurologist Lynn Marie Trotti has been awarded a five-year, $2.1 million grant for clinical research. The grant, issued by the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, will give Trotti and her colleagues with the Emory Sleep Center the chance to build on decades of research […]

  • Poor Sleep May Increase COPD Exacerbation RiskAugust 22, 2019 - 9:15 pm

    Poor Sleep May Increase COPD Exacerbation Risk Patients with more sleep problems had more exacerbations, reports MedPage Today. “Poor sleep was associated with greater future risk of exacerbations, worsened symptoms, and more hospitalizations,” Kaminska told told MedPage Today. “We ask patients with asthma about sleep symptoms all the time, because we know that poor sleep is […]

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