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Sleep Deprivation (INACTIVE)

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  • Virginia Beach psychologist links sleep habits to weight loss

     Virginia Beach psychologist links sleep habits to weight loss
    Sleep to lose weight. No wonder Michael Breus is popular. A Virginia Beach clinical psychologist board-certified in clinical sleep disorders, Breus regularly promotes the connection between sleep and health, and in particular metabolism. He has written...
  • Lack of zzz's can hurt work performance

    Lack of zzz's can hurt work performance
    An email pitching an interview with a sleep-disorder expert had me at, "Would you ever show up at work drunk?" The line would be too clever by half if it weren't so on-point. My answer, based on personal experience many years ago, is that anyone that...
  • Sleep plays hefty role in health

    Sleep plays hefty role in health
    The clocks get turned back Sunday and although that extra hour of snoozing is a treat, don't think it can make a dent in the nation's sleep deficit. Approximately 1 in 3 Americans get by on six hours or less of slumber, says Dr. Phyllis Zee, director...
  • Neighbors fed up with Aurora Bridge construction noise

    Neighbors fed up with Aurora Bridge construction noise
    Some people living in the Fremont area of Seattle are fed up with their noisy neighbors. It’s not the parties, but rather all-night construction on the Aurora Bridge. “It’s really hard,” said neighbor Cresta Lafever. “It&...
  • Notre Dame football: Niklas' growth fun to watch

    Notre Dame football: Niklas' growth fun to watch
    SOUTH BEND -- Before Troy Niklas turned August camp into his personal carnival show, the Notre Dame tight end-in-training had to get past some anxious moments off the field. "It really wasn't that bad," the personification of Bamm-Bamm all grown up...
  • Sleep loss can damage your health

    Sleep loss can damage your health
    When you wake up in the morning, are you refreshed and ready to go, or groggy and grumpy? For many people, the second scenario is all too common. Numerous health conditions and medications can interfere with normal sleep - including prescription and...
  • Sleep more and weigh less? New link between sleep deprivation and obesity

    Sleep more and weigh less? New link between sleep deprivation and obesity
    Carolyn Rider in 91 pounds lighter than she was about nine months ago--at her heaviest--264 pounds--she was almost always exhausted. "I would just never get to the exercise part and then I would go to bed thinking I didn’t exercise today and now I'...
  • Torture without excuses

    Torture without excuses
    The autopsy gave a spare account of how the 52-year-old man died. He suffered blunt force injuries on his torso and legs, and abrasions on his left wrist indicated he had been tied or shackled down. One of his neck bones was fractured. Death came "as a...
  • Thea Goodman on her new novel, 'The Sunshine When She's Gone'

    Thea Goodman on her new novel, 'The Sunshine When She's Gone'
    What Chicagoan, trudging through the city in the dead of winter (or early spring), hasn't wished to be somewhere warmer? The vast majority quickly realize that responsibilities tether them here and continue trying to wake up their faces rendered numb by...
  • High school students perform better when they've had enough sleep

    High school students perform better when they've had enough sleep
    The Maryland State Medical Society recognizes the health risks of adolescent sleep deprivation and for that reason recommends Maryland adopt later start times in the state's high schools ("Md. school systems study later start times for high schools,"...
  • Nightly ritual can help sleep cycle

     Nightly ritual can help sleep cycle
    Most of us wish we had more hours in a day. Then maybe there would be enough time to get the sleep too many of us are missing. We talked about sleep with Dr. Arnon Rubin, a sleep specialist and pulmonologist at Suburban Pulmonary and Sleep Associates....