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This study shows a cause of high blood pressure in people with sleep apnea

Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) affects an estimated 22 million Americans. In addition to sleep problems, the condition can cause other health issues, including high blood...

To have a good night’s sleep, avoid these 3 things in your dinner

Recent research has shown what you eat and drink can have a big impact on your sleep. For example, if you drink coffee or tea...

This common diet may increase sleep loss, insomnia

Insomnia is often treated with cognitive-behavioral therapy or medications, but these can be expensive or carry side effects. In a recent study from Columbia University,...

Green neighborhoods may help delay menopause

Living near green spaces is associated with a wide variety of benefits, including a lower risk of obesity, improved attention capacity in children and...

Smelling your lover’s shirt may help you sleep better

In a new study, researchers found that the scent of a romantic partner can improve sleep. They found study participants who were exposed to their...

Popular sleep and anxiety drug may cause addiction

In a recent paper, researchers say that a class of drugs called benzodiazepines that can help treat anxiety and insomnia may lead to dangerous...

Scientists find a new way to improves sleep in people with insomnia

In a new study, researchers found a vibratory and auditory stimulation program could help improve brain function and sleep amount and quality in patients...

Stanford study shows healthy snacks may fight sleep deprivation

Many researchers have looked into the various ways of improving sleep by reducing work hours or rearranging work schedules, but few have examined how...

Sleep apnea may increase vision loss in people with diabetes

When people with diabetes have poor control over their blood sugar levels, the tiny blood vessels at the back of the eye can become...

Your alarm clock could help reduce morning grogginess

In a new study, researchers found the sounds you wake up to could be affecting how groggy and clumsy you are in the morning. The...

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Harvard scientists confirm an important cause of grey hair

When Marie Antoinette was captured during the French Revolution, her hair reportedly turned white overnight. In more recent history, John McCain experienced severe injuries as...

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...

This study finds a new cause of autism

Autism affects 1 in 59 children and is 4 times more common in boys than in girls, and it is a developmental disorder. People with...
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 walking exercise can make older people healthy and fit

In a recent study from Shinshu University in Japan, researchers found an effective way to increase overall fitness and decrease lifestyle-related disease (LSD) through...