July 22, 2014: Sleepless Nights After Divorce May Be Tied to Blood Pressure Rise
Small study finds delayed reaction among those who had trouble resting for more than 10 weeks

July 14, 2014: Bed-Sharing Linked to SIDS
Study also finds risk factors for sleep-related death vary with baby's age

July 09, 2014: Health Tip: Creating the Right Bedroom
Make sure it's dark and cool

July 03, 2014: One in 25 Reports Falling Asleep at the Wheel: CDC Report
Young adult males and binge drinkers more likely to drive while drowsy, study finds.

July 01, 2014: Health Tip: Dealing With Narcolepsy When Driving
Suggestions to help you stay awake

June 24, 2014: Healthy Weight Loss May Bring Better Sleep, Brighter Mood
But only the emotional boost seemed to last over the long-term, researchers say

June 20, 2014: Hypnosis May Help Improve Deep Sleep
Study finds that those highly suggestible to hypnosis can have deeper sleep after hypnotic suggestion

June 18, 2014: Health Tip: Set Rules About Bunk Beds
Top bunk shouldn't be used by kids under 6

June 11, 2014: Parents' Sleep May Affect Child's Risk of Obesity: Study
All family members need adequate rest to protect against preschoolers' weight gain, experts say

June 06, 2014: Poor Sleep May Lead to Worse Grades for College Students
Restless nights affect academic performance as much as binge drinking and smoking pot, study suggests

June 06, 2014: Health Tip: Can't Sleep?
Risk factors for insomnia

June 05, 2014: CPAP Mask Success May Depend on Family Support, Study Finds
People who used the sleep apnea treatment fared better if loved ones encouraged the therapy

June 05, 2014: More Americans Kept Awake by Fido, Fluffy
Reports of pets' interference with sleep rose 10-fold between 2002 and 2013, researchers say

June 04, 2014: Snoring, High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy May Raise Apnea Risk
Sleep disorder affects up to one-third of women by the last few months of pregnancy, researchers report

June 04, 2014: Sleep Apnea 'CPAP' Masks Might Help Ease High Blood Pressure
Small study found healthy drop in BP readings when the breathing devices were used

June 04, 2014: Study Links Pot Use With Poor Sleep
It's possible that insomnia leads some people to turn to marijuana, study authors say

June 03, 2014: Suicides More Likely After Midnight, Study Finds
Treating chronic insomnia may help reduce risk, researchers add

June 03, 2014: Health Tip: Help Improve Your Child's Sleep
Regulate the youngster's exposure to light

May 23, 2014: New Campaign Seeks to Help Sleep-Deprived Americans
'Sleep Well, Be Well' hopes to boost the nation's health by stressing the necessity of restful nights

May 20, 2014: Sleep Apnea Linked to Raised Stroke Risk in Women, Too
Later onset of the sleep disorder may have led to an underestimation of women's risk, study suggests

May 19, 2014: More Evidence Ties Poor Sleep to Obesity in Kids
Study highlights need for consistent bedtime, experts say

May 19, 2014: Sleeping Pill Use Tied to Poorer Survival for Heart Failure Patients
Study also found heightened odds for heart trouble in patients taking benzodiazepine sleep aids

May 15, 2014: Start Sleep Drug Lunesta at Lower Dose for Safety, FDA Says
Agency points to studies showing daytime drowsiness that could interfere with driving

May 15, 2014: Health Tip: Dealing With Shift Work Fatigue
Don't work extended hours

May 14, 2014: Adults With Autism at Risk for Many Health Problems: Study
Research shows rates of mental, physical problems higher in these patients than among other adults

May 12, 2014: Mild Electrical Zaps to Brain Induce 'Lucid Dreaming' in Study
Research offers insight into line between consciousness, unconsciousness

May 08, 2014: Health Tip: How Many Zzzz's Do You Need?
A sleep guide by age

May 06, 2014: Sleep Apnea Linked to Raised Risk of Death in Pregnancy
Study found an association but didn't prove the nighttime breathing disorder caused the higher risk

May 05, 2014: Nightmares May Haunt Bullied Kids
Study found effect of taunting lingered a few years, but bullies don't seem to suffer bad dreams

May 01, 2014: Too Much or Too Little Sleep Tied to Memory Problems in Older Women
Those who slept either 5 hours or less, 9 hours or more daily showed effect in study

April 23, 2014: Health Tip: When Lifestyle Disrupts Sleep
Stress can keep you awake

April 21, 2014: Too Little Sleep May Add to Teen Health Problems
Most surveyed got 6 hours or less shuteye a night, and experts blame electronic devices in bedrooms

April 16, 2014: Chimps Prefer Firm 'Mattress'
Like humans, they're highly selective about where they sleep, researcher says

April 15, 2014: Sleep Apnea May Be Linked to Poor Bone Health
Osteoporosis rates rose among people with breathing disorder, study found

April 14, 2014: Crankier Babies May Get More TV Time
Study didn't look at type of programming or possible effect on kids

April 09, 2014: Naps Enhance Learning for Young Children, Study Says
Preschoolers, infants performed better on language experiments after brief sleep

April 09, 2014: Health Tip: Naptime for Toddlers
Keep them on schedule

April 04, 2014: Poor Sleep Tied to Mental Decline in Older Men
It isn't how long, but how well, people sleep that matters, study found

April 03, 2014: Insomnia May Raise Stroke Risk, Especially for Younger Adults
Researchers in Taiwan found strongest connection among people younger than 34

April 02, 2014: The Morning Light May Help You Stay Slim
Study found people tended to be leaner if they got sun exposure earlier, rather than later, in day

March 31, 2014: Study Ties Daylight Saving Time Change to Rise in Heart Attacks
Michigan hospitals had more related admissions the next Monday, researchers found

March 25, 2014: Toddlers Who Sleep Less May Eat More
Short sleepers might be at greater risk for obesity, study suggests

March 13, 2014: Health Tip: Help a Loved One With Sleep Apnea
If your partner has symptoms, don't ignore them

March 10, 2014: Just 1.5 Hours of TV a Day May Disrupt Kids' Sleep, Study Says
The more they watch, the greater the sleep loss

March 10, 2014: Sleep Disrupted? Maybe It's Daylight Saving Time
It's harder to 'spring forward' than to 'fall back,' doctor says

March 09, 2014: Daylight Saving Time's Arrival May Disrupt Your Sleep
It's harder to 'spring forward' than to 'fall back,' doctor says

March 06, 2014: Lack of Sleep Compounds Health Problems for Obese Teens: Study
Researchers report it was independently associated with higher risk of heart disease, diabetes

March 03, 2014: Sleep Apnea Might Raise Pneumonia Risk: Study
Disrupted nighttime breathing makes getting fluid into the lungs more likely, researchers explain

March 03, 2014: Baby 'Sleep Machines' Could Damage Hearing, Study Suggests
Keep volume low and place device well away from crib, expert says

March 03, 2014: Health Tip: Enjoy a Nap
You'll probably wake up more alert