Posts tagged with behavior, disorder, health

Sleep Deprivation: The Great American Myth

miercuri, martie 5th, 2008

Part II  Night of the living dead Until 15 years ago, sleeping pills were mainly addictive, overdose-risky barbiturates (such as Seconal) and sedatives called benzodiazepines (Valium and Dalmane). For these reasons, they were less popular and less prescribed. That changed in the early 1990s when Ambien, which is less addictive, came on the market. It [...]

Sleep Deprivation: The Great American Myth

marți, martie 4th, 2008

Many Americans are sleep-deprived zombies, and a quarter of us now use some form of sleeping pill or aid at night. Wake up, says psychiatry professor Daniel Kripke of the University of California, San Diego. The pill-taking is real but the refrain that Americans are sleep deprived originates largely from people funded by the drug [...]

Sleep deprivation

duminică, martie 2nd, 2008

  Sleep is as important to the human body as food and water, but most of us dont get enough sleep. Insufficient sleep or disruptions to the sleep-wake cycle (such as those that occur with shift work or travelling to a different time zone) cause the physiological state known as fatigue. A fatigued person is [...]

The Effects of Sleep Deprivation

duminică, martie 2nd, 2008

Sleep deprivation can have serious effects on your health in the form of physical and mental impairments. Inadequate rest impairs our ability to think, to handle stress, to maintain a healthy immune system and to moderate our emotions. In fact, sleep is so important to our overall health that total sleep deprivation has been proven [...]

The Effects of Sleep Deprivation

duminică, martie 2nd, 2008

Sleep deprivation can have serious effects on your health in the form of physical and mental impairments. Inadequate rest impairs our ability to think, to handle stress, to maintain a healthy immune system and to moderate our emotions. In fact, sleep is so important to our overall health that total sleep deprivation has been proven [...]

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