Tag: Sleep Disorder

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Insomnia: ‘Long-distance’ CBT as effective as in-person therapy

June 12, 2019

Via: Medical News Today

Studies have shown that at least 10–30% of the world’s population, if not more, deal with insomnia, a sleep disorder in which people frequently have difficulty falling asleep, staying asleep, or getting good quality sleep. Chronic insomnia can also increase […]

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This sleep disorder puts people at ‘very high risk’ of Parkinson’s

March 6, 2019

Via: Medical News Today

Data from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) indicate that every year, approximately 50,000 people in the United States learn that they have Parkinson’s disease, a neurological condition that affects a person’s motor function and exposes them to other neurodegenerative […]

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Study reveals connection between restless sleep and Parkinson’s disease

December 7, 2017

Via: The Medical News

A study published in the neurological journal, The Lancet Neurology, has identified that patients with rapid eye movement sleep behavior disorder (RBD) have a dopamine deficiency in the brain and suffer from a form of brain inflammation. They are subjected […]