Saturday, July 04, 2015

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suerosenorn, Community Member


State of Illinois killing 92 yr. old WWII for nothing

My dad  was diagnosed with dementia in 2004 after a horrendous car accident.  I promised to keep him at home after mom was severely injured at a nursing home shortly after. He had many caregivers including myself before the VA was brought on board. They gave him different medications to control his Sundowners which did not agree with him. He... Read moreChevron

posted 05/19/2015, comments (0)|
Martin Reed

How to Eliminate Negative Sleep Thoughts

Negative thoughts can impact a lot more than just how we present ourselves during the daytime. The way we think may have a lot to do with why you may not be able to overcome insomnia. If you have been dealing with the inability to sleep for a while, you probably have... Read moreChevron

posted 05/19/2015, comments (0)|
Eli Hendel, M.D.

Eli Hendel, M.D., Health Pro

Board certified in Internal Medicine and Pulmonary Diseases

Traveling Through Time Zones

Imagine the following scenario: You are traveling from New York to Paris. You have an important business presentation early the next morning and you want to make sure that you will be wide awake, energetic and fully functional.  The time difference in Paris is 8 hours later than New York, so you know you’ll want to... Read moreChevron

posted 05/18/2015, comments (0)|
Martin Reed

House Pets May Cause Insomnia

There are many positive reasons to have a pet. Pets become part of the family and are much loved. They also can bring a sense of safety and security to your home. But if you are dealing with insomnia and/or interrupted sleep and you have pets in your home, they may be... Read moreChevron

posted 05/14/2015, comments (0)|
Martin Reed

Having a Hot Head May Cause Insomnia

The term “hot head” has taken on new meaning in the world of sleep. Many people who deal with insomnia say they can’t shut their minds off when it is time to go to bed. But lowering the temperature of the brain may be able help some insomniacs fall... Read moreChevron

posted 05/07/2015, comments (0)|

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