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Sleep, but not too much, to improve your heart health

In a new study, researchers found that even if you are a non-smoker who exercises and has no genetic risk to heart disease, skimping...

Scientists find the cause of high blood pressure in people with sleep apnea

In a new study, researchers found the potential cause of high blood pressure in people with sleep apnea. The research was conducted by a team...

Face mask may help treat mild sleep apnea

In a new study, researchers found that night time face mask can improve energy levels and vitality in people who suffer from the condition...

Why some people are affected by sleep paralysis

Falling asleep is a bit like flicking off a light switch. One moment we are awake, but then the switch is flicked and we...

Not all sleep is equal when it comes to cleaning your brain

In a new study, researchers found how the depth of sleep can impact the brain's ability to efficiently wash away waste and toxic proteins. Because...

This effective insomnia treatment has less side effects

Insomnia is one of the most common sleep disorders and is most commonly treated with hypnotics. However, hypnotics have motor and cognitive side effects. In a...

Sleep deprivation may be more harmful than we thought

In a new study, researchers found that sleep deprivation affects health much more than prior theories have suggested. This one of the largest sleep studies...

Yoga and physical therapy could treat chronic lower back pain, improve sleep

In a new study, researchers found that yoga and physical therapy (PT) are effective approaches to treating co-occurring sleep disturbance and back pain while...

This earthquake-like brain-wave is essential for healthy sleep

In a new study, researchers found that cortical arousals and brief awakenings during sleep exhibit non-equilibrium dynamics and complex organization across time scales necessary...

More Americans struggle to fall asleep, stay asleep

In a new study, researchers found that getting the recommended seven to eight hours of sleep every night is a struggle for most people,...

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Scientists find the major cause of autism

In a new study, researchers discovered that autism is 80% reliant on inherited genes. That means that environmental causes are only responsible for 20% of...
These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

These two types of drugs are linked to dementia

In a recent study from the University of East Anglia, researchers find that long-term use of anticholinergic antidepressants is linked to a higher risk...

This popular painkiller may harm your blood sugar

In a new study, researchers found popular pain drug opioid tramadol (marketed as ConZip and Ultram) may increase the risk of developing hypoglycemia, or...

Popular high blood pressure drug may increase risk of bowel disease

High blood pressure harms one in ten adults across the globe, and it increases the risk of heart attack and stroke. The most common treatments...
Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damaging heart and kidneys

Common painkiller may harm your immune system, damage heart and kidneys

In a recent study, researchers found that a widely used type of painkiller may increase risks of heart failure and kidney disease. The type of...