Lights out: The neural relationship between light and sleep
While a great deal is known about how light affects circadian rhythms, little is known about the direct effects of light on sleep: Why do we tend to wake up if the lights are...
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Is my premature infant overstimulated ?
Premature babies are born before the nervous system is matured enough to handle outside stimuli. As a result they are easily overstimulated. It is okay for your baby to sleep...
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UBC expert focuses on connection between parental sanity and infant sleep
Your child's sleep problems may be making you depressed and unsure of your parenting skills, says a new paper by UBC sleep expert and nursing professor Wendy Hall.
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I Hope My Kids Choose To Live With Their Partner Before Marriage
I dated my husband for two years, then lived with him for another two years before getting married. I specifically remember when he told me what his father said after he found...
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Sleep quality and communication aspects in children
To correlate quality of life of children in terms of sleep, with their oral language skills, auditory processing and orofacial myofunctional aspects.
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Why social isolation can bring a greater risk of illness
Social isolation in the fruit fly Drosophila melanogaster, leads to sleep loss, which in turn leads to cellular stress and the activation of a defense mechanism called the...
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African Americans Who Suffer Discrimination May Have Worse Sleep
"Women were particularly vulnerable to the effects of discrimination on sleep."
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Could Shift Work Damage Your DNA?
Small study raises questions about daytime sleep and cell damage
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Western University neuroscientist launches world's largest sleep-and-cognition study
Renowned Western University neuroscientist Adrian Owen has launched the world's largest sleep-and-cognition study to help researchers learn the effects on our brains of sleep...
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Sleep Important for Recovery in Comorbid Depression, Insomnia
Short sleep duration may be a risk factor for refractory depression in patients with comorbid depression and insomnia, new research suggests. Medscape Medical News
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The headlines of Master Doctor
My Family's Medicaid Story: This Is Why We Need To Oppose The Senate Health...
Below is a photo of my family back in 2012, just an hour after our second son was born. It was one of the sweetest, happiest moments of my life - and for me, one that was...
Better Medical Care Could Cut Opioid Deaths By One-Third
A new study shows what's wrong with cutting addiction treatment, like the Senate health care bill would do.
Persistent Stress May Hasten Death in Heart Patients
Doctors should assess mental health at routine cardiac visits, study authors say Related MedlinePlus Pages: Heart Diseases , Stress
Blackmores CEO Christine Holgate quits to run Australia Post
Blackmores CEO and MD Christine Holgate is leaving the supplements giant after nine years at the helm to take the top job at state-owned Australia Post.
Talk it Out: Are you in favor of the new Senate GOP health-care bill?
The Senate republicans are looking to erase major parts of the Affordable Care Act in a new bill. Would you be in favor of such changes or are you concerned?
Serena Williams Is A Naked Pregnant Goddess On The Cover Of Vanity Fair
Serena Williams poses naked for Vanity Fair Serena Williams is on the cover of the August issue of Vanity Fair looking A-MA-ZING. And it's not just the cover image that will...
Serena Williams Slams John McEnroe For His Sexist Comments About Her Talent
Sorry John McEnroe, Serena Williams has no time for this nonsense Hey, remember when Serena Williams won the Australian Open while pregnant? And how amazing that was? She's...
Few Upsets in U.S. News Top Kids' Hospitals List
U.S. News & World Report's 11th annual ranking of the best pediatric hospitals has few surprises, with Boston Children's Hospital in first place for the third straight year.
Working night shifts raises life-threatening disease risk
A University of Washington study has discovered that staff doing unsociable hours get rid of five times less disease-causing chemicals in their urine.
Abortion should be DECRIMINALISED, say medics
Delegates at the British Medical Association's annual meeting in Bournemouth voted in favour of a motion calling for a change in the law. It will now adopt this stance as its...