Restless Leg Syndrome Could Indicate A More Serious ConditionThe Mayo Clinic has found that people with very frequent leg movements during sleep are more likely to have so-called thick hearts.
Sleep Deprivation Tied To Cancer RiskSleeping less than 7 hours per night has been associated with an increased risk of cancer, even among those who are physically active.
Sleep Apnea Causes Thousands Of Fatal AccidentsThe numbers are startling: traffic accidents related to obstructive sleep apnea cause 1,400 fatalities in the US each year.
Study Sheds Light On 'Sleep Drunkenness'You’ve heard of sleep apnea and sleepwalking, but what about “sleep drunkenness”?
Study: Treating Sleep Apnea May Result In Better LooksThe study rated 20 middle-aged Americans on their looks before and after a treatment called continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP), which keeps the airway open by providing air through a mask.
Movie Review: 'Sleepwalk With Me'<img src="http://cbsphilly.files.wordpress.com/2012/09/2c2bd.jpg" align="right"/>"Sleepwalk With Me" is an amiable, semi-autobiographical adaptation of comedian Mike Birbiglia’s one-man stand-up act, off-Broadway show, comedy album, and memoir.
Sleep Apnea May Cause More Than SnoringRecent studies have linked sleep apnea to elevations in blood pressure as well as cardiovascular issues.
Shift Work Increases Health RisksShift work can increase the risk of everything from depression to diabetes. And now, the latest information is that shift work and the potential sleep disorders associated with it actually increase the risk of heart attack.
Link Between Sleep Apnea And DiabetesWe have known for quite some time that sleep apnea is associated with high blood pressure. Now a new study from Dublin has made the association between sleep apnea and diabetes.
Sleep-Disordered BreathingSleep-disordered breathing is snoring, mouth breathing or abnormally long pauses in breathing during sleep. Anyone may experience it but a recent study suggests there can be longterm concerns when it happens to very young children.
Health: Alternative Treatment For Insomnia Sleep trouble affects millions of Americans. Health Reporter Stephanie Stahl joins has more on a treatment that studies show can be just effective as medication.
The Impact Of Stress On Your HealthAccording to experts at the Cleveland Clinic, it is important to carefully look at how we handle stress and its effect on our body.