Lead exposure impacts children's sleep

On November 14, 2015, Posted by , In Buzz, By ,,,, , With No Comments

A new research study from the University of Pennsylvania School of Nursing (Penn Nursing) shows that lead exposure in early childhood are associated with increased risk for sleep problems and excessive daytime sleepiness in later childhood. This is the first longitudinal, population-based study that investigated early lead exposure to sleep…

Interrupted sleep impacts mood more than lack of sleep, study finds

On November 3, 2015, Posted by , In Buzz, By ,,,,,,,, , With No Comments

After a bad night’s sleep, you are unlikely to be in the best of moods. But according to a new study, your bad mood may be down to lack of quality sleep, rather than lack of quantity. Researchers say interrupted sleep is more likely to lead to poor mood than…