“Catching up” on sleep doesn’t work, reports the New York Times.
MedicalResearch.com interviews Jen-Hao Chen, PhD, assistant professor, Department of Health Sciences University of Missouri, Columbia.
A news report from The Western Producer indicates that farmers are at risk for increased levels of sleep deprivation and other health problems.
The Chicago Tribune educates its readers on the “evil twins” of sleep loss and diabetes.
Sleep disorders, specifically sleep sex, were the focus of testimony in a rape case, reports the Newnan Times-Herald.
Insomnia sufferer Kelly Rose Bradford tells The Guardian about a lifetime of staring at the ceiling and counting sheep.
European Medicines Agency’s (EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has adopted a positive opinion for Targin. By Mundipharma, Targin is a fixed combination of prolonged-release oxycodone/naloxone, and is a second-line symptomatic treatment of patients with severe to very severe idiopathic restless legs syndrome (RLS), after failure of dopaminergic therapy.
Dental Sleep Solutions, which offers end-to-end implementation solutions for dental practices via its flagship product DS3 Software, has entered a partnership with GoGo Billing, which manages billing services for DSM, TMD, and other medically necessary dental treatments.
Research from UK bedding specialist Slumberdown finds the majority of UK adults who have left their heating on overnight to stay warm in bed are suffering with ill health as a result.
John Boekamp, PhD, clinical director of the Pediatric Partial Hospital Program (PPHP) at Bradley Hospital, recently led a study that found sleep difficulties—particularly problems with falling asleep—were very common among toddlers and preschool-aged children who were receiving clinical treatment for a wide range of psychiatric disorders.