Lack of sleep among pregnant women linked to increased risk of gestational diabetes
The amount of time spent sleeping in the United States has dropped significantly in the past twenty years with almost a quarter of women and 16 percent of men experiencing...
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Why do children cough at night If your child coughs or chokes frequently during sleep, the child may have sleep apnea. Sleep apnea is a sleep disorder caused by large tonsils...
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Sleep apnea may confer increased AF risk
BOSTON - Patients with obstructive sleep apnea or sleep-disordered breathing have an increased risk for atrial fibrillation, according to a poster presented at the...
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Genetics: The Universe Within. Can knowing more about your genes help you eat, move, and live better?
Genetic testing companies promise they can tell you how to eat and exercise, sleep and supplement for your goals. If you've wondered whether this is true, or merely hype...
10 hours ago - Precision Nutrition - 2 articles
Ease Heartburn at Bedtime
Heartburn is something that can give many people sleepless nights. There are ways to treat it though, so that it does not impact your overall sleep schedule. There are five...
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Sleep duration may affect the integrity of sperm DNA
A new study found a link between sleep duration and a measure of chromosomal health in sperm. In the study of 2020 semen samples provided by 796 male volunteers from colleges...
16 hours ago - ScienceDaily - 3 articles
Top 10 ways to boost your metabolism
London-based personal trainer and nutritionist recommend starting the day with a nutritious breakfast, building muscle to help burn fat while sleeping and switching coffee to...
16 hours ago - Daily Mail
Study finds link between sleep duration and measure of chromosomal health in sperm
A new study found a link between sleep duration and a measure of chromosomal health in sperm. The findings are published in the Journal of Sleep Research.
18 hours ago - News Medical - 3 articles
Sleep and Hunger Need to Be Studied Together
Sleep and eating need to be studied together, research at The Scripps Research Institute claimed. Sleep is affected by feeding behavior.
23 hours ago - Medindia Health
Sleeping driver jailed over fatal WA crash
A 31-year-old man who fell asleep while attempting to drive from Perth to the Pilbara and crashed head-on into another car, killing a father-of-two, has been jailed for two years.
1 day ago - Sydney Morning Herald
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College students think ADHD medication helped with grades
Researchers from NYU found that 29 percent of college students from nine colleges used said ADHD medication boosted their grades. These students weren't diagnosed with the...
Need Cancer Screening? Where You Work Matters
Americans employed in smaller businesses often lack insurance coverage, study finds Related MedlinePlus Pages: Cervical Cancer Screening , Colonoscopy , Health Screening
Technology from the movies is on the way: A look at the many ways it will...
Science fiction may become reality sooner rather than later. Of course, when predictions about the future are thrown around, past performance is no guarantee of future results...
Men's heart attack risk starts one decade earlier
Researchers from the University Heart Center in Hamburg found men are more likely to suffer from an irregular, abnormally fast heartbeat at a younger age, which increases their...
MRI Brain Scan Can Detect Risk of Multiple Sclerosis in Kids
MRIs can reveal changes in the brain associated with MS before the clinical symptoms of the disease appear in children.
NHS faces 'ticking time bomb' from teens' unhealthy habits
Poor diet, smoking and inactivity to blame, finds a study on UK's 10-24 year olds. One in 5 secondary school children are obese. Late teen years is the peak age for exposure to...
Understanding Neurotoxicities May Help Reduce Side Effects
CAR T cells may remain in the body long after the infusion has been completed. They prevent cancer recurrence, so the therapy results in long-term remissions.
Sex addiction is a myth - whatever the famous say
No sooner had the news about Harvey Weinstein's sexual assault allegations broke than he was claiming to be addicted to sex and checking in to an exclusive clinic, writes DR...
First Aid Training Can Help Parents Handle Emergencies at Home
One in ten parents would take their child to the ER immediately. Approximately, only half of parents are confident about treating their child at home.
NHS hospitals to ban family-sized chocolate bars
Family-sized chocolate bars and grab bags of sweets are to be banned from shops in NHS hospitals as part of a new clampdown. Breaching the rules could see funding restricted.