People who have problems sleeping may also be more sensitive to pain, thus potentially worsening the effects of chronic pain conditions, shows new research.
A team of Indian-American researchers from the University of Washington (UW) has developed an app that uses a smartphone to wirelessly test for obstructive sleep apnea in a person's bedroom.
An extra three to four hours of sleep daily over as little as two days has been found to restore memories in fruit flies with Alzheimer's-like condition.
You may have a great night's sleep if you put on orange glasses some hours before going to bed, says a study.
If snoring is ruining your sound sleep, learning to play the flute can do wonders.
Children with sleep problems may find it harder to learn and remember new lessons, says a new research.
A new survey has revealed that 'Moon River' from the film 'Breakfast' is the best lullaby parents sing to make their little ones sleep.
A new research has speculated that losing 30 minutes of sleep per day may promote weight gain and adversely affect blood sugar control.
Using melatonin hormone can provide better quality sleep compared to using an eye mask and earplugs in a noisy and illuminated environment, researchers report.
Chronic sleep deprivation can increase night time blood pressure, putting you at greater risk of heart diseases, warns new research.
We have heard how poor sleep can cause serious health issues later in life. Sleep is an important part of life to maintain good physical, mental and emotional health.
Treating the obstructive sleep apnea disorder can help save many lives as researchers have found that it is associated with a significantly increased risk of motor vehicle accidents.
Actor Ryan Reynolds gushed about his new baby daughter saying she is allergic to sleep.
Actress Emma Stone, who is in the race to grab an Oscar for her performance in movie "Birdman", says she is concentrating on getting enough sleep before the big night.
Lack of sleep can elevate levels of free fatty acids in the blood, accompanied by temporary pre-diabetic conditions in healthy young men, a new research reveals.
A new treatment developed by US researchers has been found effective in reducing the intensity of muscle cramps by as much as thrice.
In a worrying trend, teenagers in the US are increasingly getting less number of sleeping hours than they ideally should, finds a new study.
Menopause neither increases nor creates any difficulty in sleeping amongst women, says a University of Pennsylvania study.
Tired of getting too many lectures on the number of hours you sleep? An expert panel convened by the US National Sleep Foundation has rolled out a new recommendation on how much sleep do people of different age-groups need.
New studies reveal that indulging in a short nap for 30 minutes can help people relieve stress and bolster their immune system.
Day in Pics: 7th May
Showbiz World - May 7, 2015
62nd National Film Awards