UK public missing out on a night's worth of sleep every week

On April 1, 2016, Posted by , In Buzz, By ,,,,,, , With No Comments

Experts call for introduction of ‘slumber number’ sleep guidelines. The Royal Society for Public Health (RSPH), in a report released today, has warned that the UK public is under-sleeping by an average of almost an hour every night – which amounts to losing an entire night’s sleep over…

New drowsy driving position statement calls for greater public awareness, education

On November 17, 2015, Posted by , In Buzz, By ,,,,,,,, , With No Comments

American Academy of Sleep Medicine reports that drowsy driving prevention efforts can save lives. A new position statement from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine warns that drowsy driving is a serious public health concern requiring greater public awareness and increased efforts to improve preventive education. The AASM…