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Children not sleeping well? This might affect their reading ability, says study

Children whose parents reported increased sleep-disordered breathing, daytime sleepiness and a short time to fall asleep had poorer performance on reading

Published on 6th November 2021
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Study reveals effects of caffeine in counteracting effects of sleep deprivation 

The study found that caffeine may improve the ability to stay awake and attend to a task, but it doesn't do much to prevent errors that can cause things like medical mistakes and car accidents

Published on 27th May 2021
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Need that quick power nap when at work? UrbanNaps, a start-up incubated at IIM Vizag, could just be your answer to the best shut-eye

What's the solution they are offering, you ask? They have developed Napping Pods which can help you have the most comfortable and effective power nap ever! This is their wonderful story. Read on...

Published on 21st April 2021
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Here's how the sleep quality of older adults can be improved by music

In the analysis, which got published in the Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, five randomised trials met the investigators' criteria

Published on 21st April 2021
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Otago research seeks to answer whether screen-use at night affects sleep

Participants of the BED study will wear a camera to capture screen use for three hours before they go to bed, and an infrared camera will be set up in their bedroom

Published on 2nd April 2021
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Deep sleep prevents neurodegenerative disease, crucial for brain health: Study

Researchers found that deep sleep has an ancient, restorative power to clear waste from the brain

Published on 21st January 2021
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This filmmaker from MP spins a bizarre fictional tale around a sleepless man residing in a junkyard

When the protagonist of this film loses his grip over sleep, he slowly loses all his sanity as well. Such is the tragic story of Pakheru. We watched the short film and tell you why you should too

Published on 15th December 2020
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Study reveals sleep loss hijacks brain's activity during learning

The study appears in Biological Psychiatry: Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuroimaging, published by Elsevier

Published on 11th November 2020
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Study reveals sleep loss hijacks the brain's activity during the learning

Partially sleep-deprived individuals might be especially vulnerable to fear-related conditions such as posttraumatic stress disorder or anxiety, according to a new research

Published on 11th November 2020
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Lockdown has people sleeping longer, but quality of sleep is worse, says study

A latest survey by the University of Basel in Switzerland found respondents admitting sleeping up to 50 minutes longer than before the lockdown

Published on 14th June 2020
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Too little sleep can mean more asthma attacks in adults. Also, don't sleep too much!

Of the surveyed group, 25.9 percent slept 5 hours or less, 65.9 percent slept 6-8 hours and 8.2 percent slept 9 or more hours

Published on 12th May 2020
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This Bengaluru start-up will give you ₹1 lakh if you sleep through their internship

Over 1 lakh people have applied for the sleep internship and they will be shortlisted by the start-up very soon

Published on 5th December 2019

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