Research News

Sleep Researcher Awarded Federal Grants Totaling $2.7 Million

UC Riverside psychologist Sara C. Mednick has been awarded nearly $2.7 million in federal grants to continue researching the neural mechanisms of learning and memory, which has implications for improving sleep and memory for aging adults and the health of college students who pop so-called “smart drugs.”


ZzzQuil Launches Plugged In Sleep Enhancer

The new ZzzQuil Plugged In Sleep Enhancer is a non-medicated solution for restless nights, says the manufacturer. The sleep aid gradually releases lavender and chamomile aromas to promote relaxation and create a better sleep environment.