Sleep

Imparied Sleep and Pain Sensitivity

A recent study in PAIN, the official publication of the International Association for the Study of Pain has demonstrated that […]

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By R Kennedy | Chronic Pain . Pain . Sleep
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Sleep Apnea Associated With Increased Motor Vehicle Accidents

A new study finds that obstructive sleep apnea is associated with a significantly increased risk of motor vehicle accidents, and […]

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By R Kennedy | News . Sleep . Sleep Apnea
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New Guidelines on Sleep Apnea

The American Thoracic Society (ATS) has released new clinical practice guidelines on sleep apnea, sleepiness, and driving risk on non-commercial […]

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New NSF Resource Center on Excessive Sleepiness: A Useful Tool in the Quest to Improve Sleep Health

On January 8th the National Sleep Foundation launched a new resource center on its website that focuses on excessive sleepiness […]

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By R Kennedy | Excessive sleepiness . Sleep
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Schizophrenia and Sleep Problems

The possible link between poor sleep and schizophrenia is being studied by researchers from the University of Bristol. Scientists are […]

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By R Kennedy | Cognition . Schizophrenia . Sleep
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Alice in Wonderland and Sleep Apnea

An interesting review in the Oxford University Press blog by Edward Shorter, MD, Professor in the History of Medicine and […]

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By R Kennedy | History . Sleep . Sleep Apnea
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Sleep After Processing New Information is Most Effective

  Sleeping after studying is actually a good thing. Researchers from the Department of Psychology at Notre Dame University studied […]

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By R Kennedy | Cognition . Education . Memory . Sleep
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Sleepy Pilots, Train Operators and Drivers

According to the National Sleep Foundation’s (NSF) 2012 Sleep in America® poll, the people we trust to take us or […]

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By R Kennedy | Shift work . Sleep
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