Asthma and Sleep

Asthma, known medically as reactive airway disease, is a chronic lung condition that affects about 20 million Americans, according...

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome and Sleep

Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) is the unexpected, sudden death of an infant under one year of age that...

5 Ways to Ease Holiday Anxiety Before Bed

When holiday stress and anxiety mount during the holidays, it can be hard to fall or stay asleep. But...

ADHD and Sleep

Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) is a term used to describe hyperactivity, inattentiveness, and/or impulsivity. It is a common condition...

The Link Between a Lack of Sleep and Type 2 Diabetes

You know that your family medical history, along with what you eat and how much you weigh, can affect...

ADHD: Coping

If you or your child has been diagnosed with ADHD, it is important to follow your treatment regimen as...

Shift Work in Teens Linked to Increased Multiple Sclerosis Risk

Circadian disruption and sleep restriction contributing factors Researchers from Sweden have uncovered an association between shift work and increased risk...

Medical and Brain Conditions that Cause Excessive Sleepiness

The most common causes of excessive sleepiness are insufficient sleep, changes to sleep schedule, and sleep disorders like sleep...

ADHD: Symptoms

The primary symptoms of ADHD are: Hyperactivity Inattention Impulsivity Distractibility Difficulty waiting or taking turns Most children display these behaviors at least sometimes. But for...

Do I Have Excessive Sleepiness?

For people juggling family, work, and a personal life, feeling exhausted may seem like it’s just par for the...

What Can You Do to Promote Good Dental Health

Because infectious diseases are frequently transmitted via touch, hand hygiene is an important first line of defense against the spread of infections in dental...