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sleep disorders

Uncovering the sleep-stroke link

Hypertension, diabetes, cholesterol and smoking have long been seen as risk factors for stroke. A new report says it's time we add sleep disorders to the list.

Deadly duo: Work stress, no sleep

Study: These two factors make you three times more likely to die from heart disease.

The indiscriminate snore

Study: Women snore, too, and should take it seriously.

TV binge-watching may leave you like ‘The Walking Dead’

Study suggests multi-episode viewers end up sleepless and fatigued.

Here’s your wakeup call

Doctors warn of sleep apnea’s outsized role in aggravating—and in some cases creating—a host of ailments.

1 in 3 adults need more sleep

Anything less than seven hours a night increases your risk of developing a variety of health problems.

Nap attacks?

Daytime snoozing may increase the risk of hypertension, but expert says there's more to it than that.

Sleep disorders six times higher among vets

Post-traumatic stress disorder increases the risk of sleep troubles even more.

Short sleep + stress = weaker memory recall

Under stress and can't remember something? It may be time for a full night of sleep.

Ouch! Insomniacs may be more sensitive to pain

Yet another reason why getting some good Zzzs should be a must on your to-do list.

‘Exploding Head Syndrome’ surprisingly common

Complaint of awakening due to loud, nonexistent noises was previously associated with old age, but now affects the young, too.

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