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Topic: Sleep Disorders


Alternative Therapy

- Questions and Answers about Valerian for Insomnia - National Institutes of Health, Office of Dietary Supplements
- Melatonin - American Academy of Family Physicians

Children

- Nightmares and Night Terrors in Children - American Academy of Family Physicians
- Sleep Behavior Problems: Parasomnia - Nemours Foundation
- Sleepwalking in Children - American Academy of Family Physicians
- Star Sleeper - National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

Clinical Trials

- ClinicalTrials.gov: Sleep Initiation and Maintenan - National Institutes of Health
- ClinicalTrials.gov: Sleep Disorders - National Institutes of Health
- ClinicalTrials.gov: Narcolepsy - National Institutes of Health

Coping

- Tips for Shift Workers: How to Eat, Sleep and Stay - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research

Directories

- AASM -- Accredited Member Centers and Laboratories - American Academy of Sleep Medicine

Genetics

- How Biological Clocks Work - National Institute of Mental Health

Health Check Tools

- Interactive Sleep Quiz - National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute

National Institutes of Health

- Brain Basics: Understanding Sleep - National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
- Sleep and Aging - National Institute on Aging

Organizations

- American Academy of Sleep Medicine -
- American Sleep Apnea Association -
- National Sleep Foundation -
- National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute -
- National Center on Sleep Disorders Research -

Overviews

- How Well Are You Sleeping? - Food and Drug Administration

Related Issues

- Nocturia - National Sleep Foundation
- Jet Lag - National Sleep Foundation

Research

- Sustained Reduced Sleep Can Have Serious Consequen - National Institute of Nursing Research
- Study in Dogs Shows That Histamine Is Key to Wakef - National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
- Sleep Duration and Levels of Hormones That Influen - American College of Physicians
- Sleep and Safety - National Center on Sleep Disorders Research
- Report on the Safety and Effectiveness of Melatoni - Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
- Breathing Problems during Sleep May Affect Mental - National Institute of Child Health and Human Development

Seniors

- Sleep and Aging - National Sleep Foundation
- Good Night's Sleep - National Institute on Aging
- Melatonin: Does It Decline with Age? - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- Sleep and Aging - National Institute on Aging

Specific Conditions

- Hypersomnia - National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
- Insomnia: How to Get a Good Night's Sleep - American Academy of Family Physicians
- Kleine-Levin Syndrome - National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke
- Narcolepsy - National Sleep Foundation
- What Is Bruxism? - Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research
- Wake Up! - National Sleep Foundation
- Sleepwalking - National Sleep Foundation
- Sleep and the Traveler - National Sleep Foundation
- Shift Work - National Sleep Foundation
- Narcolepsy - National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

Teenagers

- How Much Sleep Do I Need? - American Academy of Family Physicians
- Common Sleep Problems - Nemours Foundation
- Teens and Sleep - National Sleep Foundation

Women

- Women & Sleep - National Sleep Foundation

   
     
     
   
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