| Dec 24, 2010
| 4:32 PM
Diana Taurasi tests positive for banned substance....
| Oct 27, 2010
| 1:46 PM
You and your co-worker have been burning the midnight oil for a week to complete a project, and your abbreviated sleep schedule has you feeling like a zombie. Your co-worker, by contrast, bounces through the workday looking and acting none the worse for...
| Oct 21, 2010
| 4:33 PM
The Chicago Tribune reports: Investors say Kenneth Dachman's pitch sounded promising â he was starting up a business that would test for sleep disorders in …...
| Sep 17, 2010
| 4:34 PM
Here's your fiesta Friday roundup of consumer news from around the Web: --Well, here's some great news: Shareholders of United Airlines' parent company and Continental Airlines have approved a merger of the two carriers, creating the world's largest...
| Aug 24, 2010
Do you have trouble getting a good night's sleep? If you do, you're not alone. About one-third of Americans complain of sleep disorders — meaning any disorder that affects, disrupts or involves sleep.
Insomnia (from the Latin insomnis, meaning...
| Aug 4, 2010
The chronic sleep disorder that afflicts Ravens rookie linebacker Sergio Kindle is a common but often misdiagnosed condition that is treatable and should not affect his NFL career, according to experts in the study of narcolepsy. But the long-term...
| Jul 20, 2010
Some people sleepwalk; others talk in their sleep. Now a study finds that one in 12 patients with sleep disorders reported having had sex while asleep.
Researchers reviewed the medical charts of 832 consecutive patients seeking help at a Toronto sleep...
| May 5, 2010
You're not sleeping well. You're taking longer to drift off, snapping awake at 2 a.m., then finding it harder to sink back into slumber.
If you think this is normal when you're older, you're mistaken.
A decade's worth of scientific research shows that,...
| Apr 24, 2010
| 4:35 PM
Apple's iPad can do movies, music, e-mail, apps and rich Web browsing. And of course, e-books. Should Amazon just put its comparably basic e-reader, the Kindle, to sleep? Not so fast. Sleep experts say using the iPad before bed can affect sleeping...
| Apr 11, 2010
In a sobering reminder of the long-term costs of war, a dramatic spike in disability claims during the last seven years has overwhelmed the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs and nearly doubled the cost of compensating wounded veterans, according to an...
| Mar 8, 2010
In the dark of night Asians, African Americans, Hispanics and Whites all have something in common: We can't sleep, but for different reasons.
According to the National Sleep Foundations Sleep in America poll, Asians report getting the best sleep and...