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Tonsillectomy for Sleep Apnea May Trigger Weight Gain July 28, 2014

Study found overweight kids who had surgery were more likely to become obese within seven months

Bed-Sharing Linked to SIDS July 14, 2014

Study also finds risk factors for sleep-related death vary with baby's age

Health Tip: Creating the Right Bedroom July 09, 2014

Make sure it's dark and cool

One in 25 Reports Falling Asleep at the Wheel: CDC Report July 03, 2014

Young adult males and binge drinkers more likely to drive while drowsy, study finds.

Health Tip: Dealing With Narcolepsy When Driving July 01, 2014

Suggestions to help you stay awake

Healthy Weight Loss May Bring Better Sleep, Brighter Mood June 24, 2014

But only the emotional boost seemed to last over the long-term, researchers say

Hypnosis May Help Improve Deep Sleep June 20, 2014

Study finds that those highly suggestible to hypnosis can have deeper sleep after hypnotic suggestion

Health Tip: Set Rules About Bunk Beds June 18, 2014

Top bunk shouldn't be used by kids under 6

Parents' Sleep May Affect Child's Risk of Obesity: Study June 11, 2014

All family members need adequate rest to protect against preschoolers' weight gain, experts say

Poor Sleep May Lead to Worse Grades for College Students June 06, 2014

Restless nights affect academic performance as much as binge drinking and smoking pot, study suggests

Health Tip: Can't Sleep? June 06, 2014

Risk factors for insomnia

CPAP Mask Success May Depend on Family Support, Study Finds June 05, 2014

People who used the sleep apnea treatment fared better if loved ones encouraged the therapy

More Americans Kept Awake by Fido, Fluffy June 05, 2014

Reports of pets' interference with sleep rose 10-fold between 2002 and 2013, researchers say

Snoring, High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy May Raise Apnea Risk June 04, 2014

Sleep disorder affects up to one-third of women by the last few months of pregnancy, researchers report

Sleep Apnea 'CPAP' Masks Might Help Ease High Blood Pressure June 04, 2014

Small study found healthy drop in BP readings when the breathing devices were used

Study Links Pot Use With Poor Sleep June 04, 2014

It's possible that insomnia leads some people to turn to marijuana, study authors say

Suicides More Likely After Midnight, Study Finds June 03, 2014

Treating chronic insomnia may help reduce risk, researchers add

Health Tip: Help Improve Your Child's Sleep June 03, 2014

Regulate the youngster's exposure to light

New Campaign Seeks to Help Sleep-Deprived Americans May 23, 2014

'Sleep Well, Be Well' hopes to boost the nation's health by stressing the necessity of restful nights

Sleep Apnea Linked to Raised Stroke Risk in Women, Too May 20, 2014

Later onset of the sleep disorder may have led to an underestimation of women's risk, study suggests

More Evidence Ties Poor Sleep to Obesity in Kids May 19, 2014

Study highlights need for consistent bedtime, experts say

Sleeping Pill Use Tied to Poorer Survival for Heart Failure Patients May 19, 2014

Study also found heightened odds for heart trouble in patients taking benzodiazepine sleep aids

Start Sleep Drug Lunesta at Lower Dose for Safety, FDA Says May 15, 2014

Agency points to studies showing daytime drowsiness that could interfere with driving

Health Tip: Dealing With Shift Work Fatigue May 15, 2014

Don't work extended hours

Adults With Autism at Risk for Many Health Problems: Study May 14, 2014

Research shows rates of mental, physical problems higher in these patients than among other adults

Mild Electrical Zaps to Brain Induce 'Lucid Dreaming' in Study May 12, 2014

Research offers insight into line between consciousness, unconsciousness

Health Tip: How Many Zzzz's Do You Need? May 08, 2014

A sleep guide by age

Sleep Apnea Linked to Raised Risk of Death in Pregnancy May 06, 2014

Study found an association but didn't prove the nighttime breathing disorder caused the higher risk

Nightmares May Haunt Bullied Kids May 05, 2014

Study found effect of taunting lingered a few years, but bullies don't seem to suffer bad dreams

Too Much or Too Little Sleep Tied to Memory Problems in Older Women May 01, 2014

Those who slept either 5 hours or less, 9 hours or more daily showed effect in study

Health Tip: When Lifestyle Disrupts Sleep April 23, 2014

Stress can keep you awake

Too Little Sleep May Add to Teen Health Problems April 21, 2014

Most surveyed got 6 hours or less shuteye a night, and experts blame electronic devices in bedrooms

Chimps Prefer Firm 'Mattress' April 16, 2014

Like humans, they're highly selective about where they sleep, researcher says

Sleep Apnea May Be Linked to Poor Bone Health April 15, 2014

Osteoporosis rates rose among people with breathing disorder, study found

Crankier Babies May Get More TV Time April 14, 2014

Study didn't look at type of programming or possible effect on kids

Naps Enhance Learning for Young Children, Study Says April 09, 2014

Preschoolers, infants performed better on language experiments after brief sleep

Health Tip: Naptime for Toddlers April 09, 2014

Keep them on schedule

Poor Sleep Tied to Mental Decline in Older Men April 04, 2014

It isn't how long, but how well, people sleep that matters, study found

Insomnia May Raise Stroke Risk, Especially for Younger Adults April 03, 2014

Researchers in Taiwan found strongest connection among people younger than 34

The Morning Light May Help You Stay Slim April 02, 2014

Study found people tended to be leaner if they got sun exposure earlier, rather than later, in day

Study Ties Daylight Saving Time Change to Rise in Heart Attacks March 31, 2014

Michigan hospitals had more related admissions the next Monday, researchers found

Toddlers Who Sleep Less May Eat More March 25, 2014

Short sleepers might be at greater risk for obesity, study suggests

Health Tip: Help a Loved One With Sleep Apnea March 13, 2014

If your partner has symptoms, don't ignore them

Just 1.5 Hours of TV a Day May Disrupt Kids' Sleep, Study Says March 10, 2014

The more they watch, the greater the sleep loss

Sleep Disrupted? Maybe It's Daylight Saving Time March 10, 2014

It's harder to 'spring forward' than to 'fall back,' doctor says

Daylight Saving Time's Arrival May Disrupt Your Sleep March 09, 2014

It's harder to 'spring forward' than to 'fall back,' doctor says

Lack of Sleep Compounds Health Problems for Obese Teens: Study March 06, 2014

Researchers report it was independently associated with higher risk of heart disease, diabetes

Sleep Apnea Might Raise Pneumonia Risk: Study March 03, 2014

Disrupted nighttime breathing makes getting fluid into the lungs more likely, researchers explain

Baby 'Sleep Machines' Could Damage Hearing, Study Suggests March 03, 2014

Keep volume low and place device well away from crib, expert says

Health Tip: Enjoy a Nap March 03, 2014

You'll probably wake up more alert