REM sleep disorder a sign of impending neurodegenerative disease

The sleep disorder in particular, called Rapid Eye Movement (REM) behavior disorder, could be a sign of impending neurodegenerative disease, including Parkinson`s and dementia, scientists claimed.

Sleep apnea patients at greater risk of developing diabetes: Study

What has sleep apnea got to do with diabetes? A lot, says a new study, demonstrating a link between obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and the development of diabetes.

Get a good night`s sleep for fresh look

A good night`s sleep is the best treat you can give your skin so that it looks fresh and glowing, says a make-up artist.

Address sleep disorders to prevent diabetes, obesity: Study

Scientists have linked inadequate or disturbed sleep to the development of metabolic disorders, including diabetes and type 2 diabetes, in a review that highlights the significance of addressing sleep issues.

Brain switch that tells us to sleep identified

Researchers at Oxford University have identified the switch in the brain that sends us off to sleep.

Moderate weight loss can help prevent, cure obstructive sleep apnea

A new study suggests that even a moderate weight reduction can prevent the progression of obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA), and even cure it.

Five reasons why antidepressants are bad for you

Using antidepressants may help in treating major depressive disorder and other mental illnesses such anxiety disorders, sleep disorders, etc.

Women who get proper sleep have low body fat

A new study has found that women who go to sleep and woke up at same time every day had lower body fat.

Beat insomnia with yoga

While it is necessary in some severe cases, there are natural methods to beat sleeplessness. In this post we will tell you about yoga poses that can help you sleep like a baby.

Cure to jet lag comes closer to reality

Having problem with sleep disorders? A new research suggests that these common sleep disturbances can one day be put to bed.

Video game addiction linked to sleep disorders in kids

Addiction to games is being blamed for increase in the number of young kids being hospitalised with serious sleep disorders.

Sleep your way to good health

Most of us have sleep disorders, but we often ignore it without considering the fact that it can give us severe health problems in future like loss of memory, depression, diabetes, heart ailments and strokes, etc.

When you eat as key as what you eat when it comes to weight gain

A mice study has shed light on why night shift workers and patients with sleep disorders have a higher risk for developing obesity.

Sleep disorders are early signs of Alzheimer`s

A pattern of disturbed sleep could be an early warning sign of Alzheimer`s disease, suggest scientists.

Dopamine also regulates your sleep, scientists say

Dopamine, has been linked to everything from laziness to creativity and from impulsivity to drug addiction. Now, a new study has added sleep regulation to that list.

`Orphan drug` could be new weapon to fight cancer

An inexpensive ‘orphan drug’, which is used to tackle sleep disorders, could be a potent inhibitor of cancer cells, a new study has suggested.

Major gear identified in biological clock may help new drugs treat sleep disorders and diabetes identified

Scientists have identified a major gear in the biological clock that tells the body when to sleep which may lead to new drugs.

Signal for early onset of Parkinson`s

PD is preceded by unrelated symptoms like mood change, loss of smell, constipation & sleep disorders.

Signal for early onset of Parkinson`s

PD is preceded by unrelated symptoms like mood change, loss of smell, constipation & sleep disorders.

Are you sleep deprived?

Sleep disorders can have a rather debilating effect on your life if you don`t get it under control.