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Novel Software Protect Laptop, even when it's in Sleep Mode

Novel Software Protect Laptop, even when it's in Sleep Mode

Researchers have designed a new software that can safeguard data even when the computer is in sleep mode.The new software -- Hy...

Nov 25 2016, 3:33am CST

Your Smartphone is Spoiling Your Sleep

Your Smartphone is Spoiling Your Sleep

Science has lent its final verdict on smartphones causing insomnia. Indeed, they are one of the culprits behind not getting a r...

Nov 10 2016, 7:39am CST

Sleep Deprivation may Result in People Eating More Calories

Sleep Deprivation may Result in People Eating More Calories

The latest research shows that skimping on sleep may lead to overeating....

Nov 2 2016, 7:54am CDT

Bedtime Use of Smartphones and Tablets Disrupt Children’s Night Sleep

Bedtime Use of Smartphones and Tablets Disrupt Children’s Night Sleep

According to recent studies, the latest technology may actually be causing insomnia among youngsters....

Nov 1 2016, 9:34am CDT

CES 2017: CTA Announces New Sleep Tech Marketplace

CES 2017: CTA Announces New Sleep Tech Marketplace

CTA announced the conception of the new marketplace which will be presented by the National Sleep Foundation...

Oct 26 2016, 10:24pm CDT

Babies Should Sleep in Same Room as Their Parents to Prevent SIDS, Report Says

Babies Should Sleep in Same Room as Their Parents to Prevent SIDS, Report Says

AAP issues new safe sleep recommendations to prevent sudden infant deaths....

Oct 24 2016, 10:14am CDT

This New Smart Bassinet Helps Sleep Deprived Parents

This New Smart Bassinet Helps Sleep Deprived Parents

SNOO, the new smart sleeper, can rock babies to sleep while their parents catch up on their own sleep....

Oct 19 2016, 9:33am CDT

Study Shows Human Brain's Biological Clock Stimulates Thirst Before Sleep

Study Shows Human Brain's Biological Clock Stimulates Thirst Before Sleep

Novel research shows that the human brain increases the thirst response prior to snoozing. This is most probably due to the bio...

Oct 8 2016, 3:36am CDT

Smartphone Addiction Taking its Toll on Sleep: Study

Smartphone Addiction Taking its Toll on Sleep: Study

Most people are responding to messages, looking at social media notifications, reading news or replying to office emails in mi...

Sep 28 2016, 12:16am CDT

CPAP Machines Do Not Prevent Heart Attacks in Sleep Apnea Patients, Study Finds

CPAP Machines Do Not Prevent Heart Attacks in Sleep Apnea Patients, Study Finds

Clinical trial shows no reduction in heart attack or stroke events in patients with moderate to severe sleep apnea and existing...

Aug 29 2016, 6:03am CDT

Wearable Device may Improve Sleep and Reduce Post Traumatic Stress Disorder in Military Personal

Wearable Device may Improve Sleep and Reduce Post Traumatic Stress Disorder in Military Personal

A wearable device developed by Arizona-based research firm Brain State Technologies could help improve sleep and thereby lower...

Aug 17 2016, 5:41am CDT

Birds Sleep in Flight Without Dying

Frigatebirds Can Sleep While Flying

Scientists have found that frigate birds engage in sleep sessions during their flight....

Aug 5 2016, 7:01am CDT

Sleep Apnea Patients at Glaucoma Risk

Sleep Apnea Patients at Glaucoma Risk

People with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) are prone to suffer from glaucoma at a rate about 10 times higher than non...

Jul 24 2016, 11:09pm CDT

Kids Who Go to Sleep Early are Less Likely to be Obese Later On

Kids Who Go to Sleep Early are Less Likely to be Obese Later On

Studies have found that kids who go to sleep early are less likely to be obese later on in life. Catching your Z’s is a sure wa...

Jul 14 2016, 9:43am CDT

Too Much or Too Little Sleep Leads to Male Diabetes

Too Much or Too Little Sleep Leads to Male Diabetes

Researchers have found that too much or too little sleep leads to male diabetes. Either extreme insomnia or hypersomnia causes...

Jun 30 2016, 7:03am CDT

How Long Children Should Sleep for Good Health

How Long Children Should Sleep for Good Health

It has been found by scientists that kids need restful, restorative sleep in order to wake up feeling refreshed and ready to fa...

Jun 14 2016, 7:10am CDT

Video Games Steal 100 Minutes of Sleep

Video Games Steal 100 Minutes of Sleep

Young adults find video gaming so compelling that they often end up delaying bedtime by more than one and half hours on the nig...

Jun 14 2016, 4:52am CDT

An app that puts you to sleep

An app that puts you to sleep

Toronto, June 11 (IANS) A Canadian researcher has created an app that uses a method that essentially "scrambles" one's thoughts...

Jun 12 2016, 12:37am CDT

Diet deeply affects your sleep quality

Diet deeply affects your sleep quality

New York, June 11 (IANS) An individual's caloric intake and body weight can deeply influence the time spent in specific sleep s...

Jun 11 2016, 8:30pm CDT

Green Light Promotes Sleep While Blue Light Delays It

Green Light Promotes Sleep While Blue Light Delays It

It has been found that green and blue light have individual effects on sleep and wakefulness cycles....

Jun 10 2016, 8:35am CDT

Sleep Disorders are Common in Professional Athletes, But Easily Treatable

Sleep Disorders are Common in Professional Athletes, But Easily Treatable

Sleep issues are the norm in athletes, but the symptoms are treatable....

May 23 2016, 5:43am CDT

Study Shows How Trees Go to Sleep at Night

Trees Go To Sleep Too

Trees have been seen to go to sleep and relax their branches for certain periods of time....

May 20 2016, 2:21am CDT

Trees Sleep at Night

Trees Sleep at Night

Don't pluck that flower at night for the plant might be sleeping after a long day in the sun, suggests new research that measur...

May 18 2016, 4:35am CDT

Full Moon Can Shorten Children's Sleep

Full Moon Can Shorten Children's Sleep

While the full moon does not make kids hyperactive - as commonly believed - it may decrease their sleep time by five minutes on...

May 9 2016, 12:43am CDT

A New Study Could Beat Jet Lag and Sleep Disorders

A New Study Could Beat Jet Lag and Sleep Disorders

The latest study could lead to the permanent conquest of jet lag and insomnia. This would be a relief for mankind from these sc...

May 4 2016, 5:55am CDT

Dinosaurs,Lizards, Dragons Share Sleep Patterns with Humans

Dinosaurs,Lizards, Dragons Share Sleep Patterns with Humans

The latest research shows that dinosaurs may have snoozed in a manner similar to humans. Yet they didn’t have anything even clo...

Apr 29 2016, 5:59am CDT

Scientists Explain Why People Sleep Badly on the First Night in a New Place

Scientists Explain Why People Sleep Badly on the First Night in a New Place

New research suggests that half of our brain remains alert when we sleep in an unfamiliar environment....

Apr 23 2016, 11:43am CDT

Short Sleep Duration in Teens Could Be Deadly

Short Sleep Duration in Teens Could Be Deadly

Sleep: The Fuel for the Brain...

Apr 15 2016, 8:39am CDT

How Deep Sleep Consolidates Recent Memories

How Deep Sleep Consolidates Recent Memories

A team of US researchers has for the first time decoded how deep sleep -- also called slow-wave sleep -- is involved in promoti...

Apr 15 2016, 3:58am CDT

Sensmi Wristband Tracks And Analyzes Daily Stress Levels And Sleep Patterns

Sensmi Wristband Tracks And Analyzes Daily Stress Levels And Sleep Patterns

New wearable with hospital-grade GSR-PRO bio-sensing technology helps to live a more mindful and peaceful life....

Apr 14 2016, 6:13am CDT

You're More Likely to Catch a Cold if You Don't Sleep Enough

You're More Likely to Catch a Cold if You Don't Sleep Enough

When your mom told you that you'd have to get some sleep, she may have been doing you a favor. Scientists have confirmed that t...

Apr 12 2016, 2:32pm CDT

Too Little Sleep Increases the Risk of Cold and Other Infections

Too Little Sleep Increases the Risk of Cold and Other Infections

A good sleep at night is necessary for optimal heath, says study....

Apr 12 2016, 3:57am CDT

Apple iOS 9.3: Night Shift Feature Fails to Help You Sleep Better

Apple iOS 9.3: Night Shift Feature Fails to Help You Sleep Better

It is being said that the Night Shift feature of the iOS 9.3 will not necessarily cure your insomnia. You will have to take som...

Mar 28 2016, 8:03am CDT

Tablet Use Before Bed Affects Sleep Quality

Tablet Use Before Bed Affects Sleep Quality

Viewing your tablet prior to snoozing at night may affect the quality of your slumber time and satisfaction in a big way....

Mar 12 2016, 8:50am CST

Sleep Deprivation Can Lead to Obesity

Sleep Deprivation Can Lead to Obesity

Researchers have found out that sleep deprivation causes severe hunger pangs. Thus insomniacs may be more prone to the ravages...

Mar 7 2016, 7:12am CST

IBM Launch Sleep Tracking iOS App SleepHealth

IBM Launches Sleep Tracking iOS App SleepHealth

IBM and ASAA work in collaboration with Watson Health Cloud and Apple to record the sleep habits of the participants....

Mar 3 2016, 9:28am CST

White Americans Sleep Better: CDC Study

White Americans Sleep Better: CDC Study

A recent study discovered that American sleep rhythms could be differentiated in accordance with seniority, ethnicity and local...

Feb 22 2016, 5:33am CST

1 in 3 Americans Not Getting Enough Sleep, CDC Reports

1 in 3 Americans Not Getting Enough Sleep, CDC Reports

One-third of adults in the US are sleep deprived....

Feb 20 2016, 4:10am CST

Excessive Social Media Use Can Lead to Sleep Disturbance, Says Study

Extreme Social Media Use Can Lead to Sleep Disturbance, Says Study

Young adults who spend a lot of time on social media can suffer sleep issues....

Jan 27 2016, 8:30am CST

Sleep In on Weekends May Reduce Diabetes Risk

Sleep In on Weekends May Reduce Diabetes Risk

New Science encourages to sleep longer on weekends....

Jan 20 2016, 6:29am CST