I was sectioned after being given a tranquiliser for anxiety that triggered a frightening slide into psychosis. But the worst part of my ordeal was how doctors tried to cure me
Emma Saunders, an actress and photographer, went to her father's private GP in Chelsea with tinnitus in November 2020. The GP prescribed a tranquilliser, telling Emma it would help her sleep. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 23, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

How the secret of sleep keeps us awake
Businesses can keep exploiting our tiredness while scientists seek to explain the mechanics of it (Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare)
Source: FT.com - Drugs and Healthcare - April 23, 2024 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

How to Get Real Rest
Rest is essential. People who make true rest—not just sleep—part of their everyday routine have better outcomes across different aspects of their health. Their sleep quality is better, life satisfaction is higher, chronic pain is lessened, work productivity is greater, and they even tend to live longer. The trouble is, rest usually gets pushed to the bottom of the to-do list. And if you fill your nights and weekends with exciting plans, your time off can be just as demanding and depleting as work.  [time-brightcove not-tgx=”true”] Here, experts share their tips for making the most of yo...
Source: TIME: Health - April 22, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Donavyn Coffey Tags: Uncategorized Evergreen freelance healthscienceclimate Source Type: news

AHN Physicians Become First in Western Pennsylvania to Implant Central Sleep Apnea Device
AHN Sleep Medicine Division Partners with Network's Cardiovascular Institute to Introduce Groundbreaking Technology for Heart Failure Patients Diagnosed with CSA PITTSBURGH, April 22, 2024 /PRNewswire-PRWeb/ -- "This groundbreaking system has been clinically proven to improve a patient's... (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - April 22, 2024 Category: Pharmaceuticals Tags: TRI Source Type: news

Sleep and internalizing problems in primary school children with attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder - Dong HY, Miao CY, Xue Y, Zhang Y, Shan L, Jia FY, Du L.
This study aimed to explore the relationship between sleep and internalizin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 22, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

Positive mental health accounts for the relationship between insomnia symptoms and suicide-related outcomes - Brailovskaia J, Teismann T, Margraf J.
Insomnia symptoms have been shown to be associated with suicide ideation/behavior. However, the underlying mechanism is unclear and studies on protective factors that might mitigate the association between sleep-related problems and suicide ideation/behavi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 22, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Suicide and Self-Harm Source Type: news

Make money in your sleep: How to earn €18,000 in bed for 2 months and help future space missions
This study hopes to tackle those challenges so missions aren't jeopardised. Earning money without ever having to get out of bed sounds like the dream job. Even better when you’re being paid thousands of euros. The…#nasa #cologne #edwinmulder #bmi (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 21, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Low-Frequency Noise Is Pervasive. Does That Matter?
Lambert here: Nothing to lose sleep over. Or not? By Lourdes Medrano, a journalist based in Southern Arizona, and a senior contributor at Undark. Originally published in Undark. For two years, Erica Walker routinely wore ear plugs to dampen the sound of stomping footsteps penetrating her basement…#lourdesmedrano #southernarizona #undark #ericawalker #walker #renégifford #nashville #tennessee #decibels #davidwoolworth (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 21, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Elon Musk's biggest booster says it might be'time to sleep on the floor' at Tesla
Elon Musk has called the strike action from Swedish workers &quotinsane." Slaven Vlasic/Getty Images Elon Musk might need to start sleeping at Tesla again as tough times mount, according to top bull Adam Jonas of Morgan Stanley. The firm may slowly be exiting the EV industry, given rising Chinese…#elonmusk #swedish #tesla #adamjonas #jonas #model2 (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - April 20, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

I'm a sleep psychologist - this is what your dreams and nightmares really mean (and the truth behind THAT vision of your teeth falling out)
Professor Mark Blagrove the director of the Swansea University Sleep Laboratory says dreams are the brains way of processing memories and better understanding our emotions. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 20, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Experts reveal the one workout class proven to make you sleep better - and it doesn't involve ANY cardio
Lifting weights could cause your body to release more hormones that make you sleep longer, deeper and better, than doing cardio, physiologists say. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - April 19, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Associations between receiving non-consensual image and video sexts and average sleep duration among adolescents and young adults - Ganson KT, O'Connor C, Nagata JM, Testa A, Jackson DB, Pang N, Mishna F.
Background Sexting is the sending and receiving of nude or partially nude images or videos. Despite it being a part of contemporary relationships, it can have adverse effects. This is particularly the case when receiving non-consensual sexts. To date, ther... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - April 19, 2024 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Tirzepatide Improves Sleep Apnea in Patients With Obesity, Drugmaker Says
(MedPage Today) -- Tirzepatide (Zepbound) injections reduced sleep apnea severity among patients with obesity, regardless of positive airway pressure (PAP) use, according to topline data from two phase III trials. In the SURMOUNT-OSA 1 study... (Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular)
Source: MedPage Today Cardiovascular - April 19, 2024 Category: Cardiology Source Type: news

Eli Lilly's weight-loss drug Zepbound could treat sleep apnea
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Source: Reuters: Health - April 18, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Surprising reasons you may have trouble sleeping at night revealed by experts
Stress and other factors like how loud your environment is can have an impact on your sleep, but experts warn that your late-night snack can have a marked effect on your rest. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 18, 2024 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news