wake patterns

Changes in kids’ sleep patterns predict onset of puberty

December 24th, 2009 - 12:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 24 (ANI): Changes in children's sleep patterns signal puberty before physical changes develop, says a new study from Tel Aviv University.For the study, researchers analyzed sleep patterns of 11- and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Marital bliss linked to sound sleep for women

June 10th, 2009 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 10 (IANS) Being in a stable marriage or gaining a partner is linked to better sleep in women than being unmarried or losing a partner, according to a recent study. ... Read more...

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Sleep extension improves athletic performance

June 8th, 2009 - 2:56 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 8 (ANI): A new study has shown that sleep extension helps improve athletic performance.In the study, researchers found that sleep extension in athletes was associated with a faster sprinting drill, ... Read more...

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Excessive mobile phone use linked to stress, sleep problems in teens

June 10th, 2008 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 10 (ANI): Researchers at Sahlgrens Academy in Gothenburg, Sweden, have found that teenagers who use mobile phones "excessively" are more prone to disrupted sleep, restlessness, stress and fatigue.The study, ... Read more...

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Childrens sleep duration varies, can affect their weight, behaviour

January 2nd, 2008 - 3:31 pm ICT by admin
Washington , Jan 1 (ANI): A new study has shed light on childrens sleep patterns, by finding that a childs sleep duration can differ, depending on the time of day, week and ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |