Sleep deprivation may cause dehydration

On November 7, 2018, Posted by , In Buzz, By ,,, , With No Comments

New research suggests that insufficient sleep may cause dehydration by disrupting the release of a hormone that is key to regulating hydration. Research indicates that sleep-deprived people should drink more water. Sleep deprivation has a wide range of adverse effects on a person’s health. Not only does insufficient sleep impair…

What is the cause of drooling?

On April 26, 2018, Posted by , In Buzz, By , , With No Comments

Drooling is expected in babies, who do not yet have full control over their mouths or swallowing muscles. But drooling is often embarrassing for children and adults. Many people may avoid discussing this symptom. Drooling can occur for many reasons. Most people drool every once in a while. It is…

Alzheimer's: Scientists find the cause of evening agitation

On April 10, 2018, Posted by , In Buzz, By ,,,,, , With No Comments

A new study has uncovered a biological clock circuit that may explain why people with Alzheimer’s disease or other forms of dementia can become more agitated or aggressive in the early evening. People with Alzheimer’s can feel more agitated during the evening. The researchers hope that their findings will lead…

What can cause hip pain at night?

On March 9, 2018, Posted by , In Buzz, By ,, , With No Comments

Lateral hip pain is the broad term used to describe pain felt on the outer side of the hip. Pain can begin suddenly or develop gradually over time. Many people experience hip pain at night. Hip pain is more common in women than men and is most prevalent in women…

Does Cancer Cause Night Sweats?

On November 10, 2016, Posted by , In Buzz, By ,,, , With No Comments

Cancer symptoms typically vary from person to person. The types of symptoms experienced depend on the type of cancer, where it appears, its size and severity, as well as how it affects the body. Cancer treatments such as chemotherapy can also lead to the onset of…

Sleep deprivation may cause people to eat more calories

On November 5, 2016, Posted by , In Buzz, By ,,,,, , With No Comments

Sleep deprivation may result in people consuming more calories during the following day, according to a systematic review and meta-analysis led by researchers at King’s College London. The meta analysis combined the results of many previous small intervention studies to produce a more robust answer and found…

Chronic fatigue syndrome: Could altered gut bacteria be a cause?

On June 28, 2016, Posted by , In Buzz, By ,,,,,, , With No Comments

What causes chronic fatigue syndrome? The answer to this question continues to baffle researchers, so much so that some have even questioned whether the condition exists. Now, a new study by researchers from Cornell University in Ithaca, NY, may have shed light on a biological cause, after finding that patients…