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songtothesirens

songtothesirens, Community Member

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I like blogging, writing in general, reading, cycling, and people

Insomnia Can Be A Real Problem

I suffer from insomnia. I often do not go to bed until 2 or 3 am, and then wake up at the rather ungodly hour of 5 or 6 am. This can last for days. As a result, I am exhausted most of the time, I have more frequent manic depressive episodes which are currently manifesting themselves as the dreaded "mixed" episode. Imagine having a head full of... Read moreChevron
posted 01/14/2013, comments (0)|
ATsai

ATsai, Editor

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I am the Web Producer for HealthCentral's Allergy, Asthma, Cold & Flu, COPD, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Skin Care, Skin Cancer and Sleep Disorders sites.

The Sleep-Depression Connection: A HealthCentral Explainer

Sleep and depression have a complex relationship. In some cases depression can cause sleep problems, such as insomnia, and in other cases sleep problems contribute to depression. Sleep issues and depression share common risk factors, and certain treatments can relieve symptoms of both. As researchers delve more into this relationship, new... Read moreChevron
posted 12/17/2012, comments (0)|
ATsai

ATsai, Editor

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I am the Web Producer for HealthCentral's Allergy, Asthma, Cold & Flu, COPD, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Skin Care, Skin Cancer and Sleep Disorders sites.

What's New in Sleep Technology? A HealthCentral Explainer

As technology advances, so do the treatment options for medical conditions--particularly non-drug options. Conditions such as  insomnia or depression do not always respond predictably to traditional methods of treatment, which is why devices and studies that use music and light as non-invasive approaches could offer new hope.   Can green... Read moreChevron
posted 12/04/2012, comments (0)|
MPerrone DDS

MPerrone DDS, Community Member

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I am a Family, Cosmetic, & Implant Dentist practicing in Las Vegas and Henderson, Nevada.

Dental Treatments for Sleep Apnea

Snoring is usually not something we are very concerned about, unless our sleep mate is causing a disruption to your sleep. But, did you know that frequent, loud snoring may be a sign of something more serious than keeping your partner up during the night. This could be a sign of sleep apnea (also known asobstructive sleep... Read moreChevron
posted 11/30/2012, comments (0)|
ATsai

ATsai, Editor

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I am the Web Producer for HealthCentral's Allergy, Asthma, Cold & Flu, COPD, Rheumatoid Arthritis, Skin Care, Skin Cancer and Sleep Disorders sites.

How Does Alzheimer's Disease Affect Sleep? A HealthCentral Explainer

Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive brain disorder that affects memory, speech, thoughts and the ability to do daily tasks. The buildup of plaque, tangled fibers and loss of brain tissue leads to impaired mental ability. In early stages, loss of smell and disruptions to the sleep-wake cycle are common.   What is the connection with... Read moreChevron
posted 11/26/2012, comments (0)|

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