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5 Scientific Tips for Getting Back to Sleep After You’ve Woken Up in the Middle of the Night

1. PUT THE CELLPHONE AWAY. When you’re trying to fall back to sleep in the middle of the night, one of the biggest obstacles in your way is light. This is especially true when it comes to that blue light

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Nine ways to literally lose weight while you sleep

Still dreaming about your weight-loss goals? Here’s how to sleep on them to shed extra pounds. Fit protein in before bed Prone to snacking before you snooze? Stock your fridge with protein shakes. Florida State University researchers found that men

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4 Foods You Should Never Eat Before Bed

These bedtime snacks will leave you tossing and turning. 1. Fried Foods Don’t try solving your late-night munchies with a trip to the drive-through. Greasy, fatty foods get through your system slower than protein and carbs, so your body will

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Sleeping In on Weekends May Help You Catch Up on Sleep After All

Weekend mornings are a precious time for nine-to-fivers. If you spend your weekdays staying up long past reasonable bedtime hours and waking up with the Sun, you may be tempted to sleep past noon every day off you get. Sleeping

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Lunchtime Trivia Monday, April 2

Q: 6 out of 10 people say they do this almost daily.  One third say they never do it and some say they do it multiple times per day. What is it? A: Hit the snooze button on the alarm

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Is It Better to Skip Dinner or Eat Right Before You Go to Bed?

It’s kinda late…but you’re kinda hungry. At this point, which is the healthier option—eating before bed or skipping dinner altogether? We’ve all heard the warnings over the years: Your metabolism goes on strike overnight, so you shouldn’t eat too close

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Lunchtime Trivia Tuesday, January 23

Q: According to this research, we are doing this more than we did 15 years ago. What could it be? Hint 15 minutes more per day than 15 years ago.

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Weekend Sleep-In

Are long Sunday mornings in bed the highlights of your week? Then you shouldn’t have a bad conscience even if you slumber half your day away, according to a Stockholm University study that looked at how a person’s age and

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Why You’re Tired

Lack of sleep isn’t the only thing sapping your energy (though recent data shows over a third of U.S. adults sleep less than seven hours a night). Little things you do (and don’t do) can exhaust you both mentally and

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Sleep And Risky Decisions

The list of physical and mental problems that we know come from sleeping too little is getting longer.  A new studysuggests another: shorting ourselves on sleep may lead to making riskier decisions. And the insidious part is that we may not

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Lunchtime Trivia Friday, November 17

Thank you for joining us for Lunchtime Trivia on this Friday afternoon, as we headed into the weekend this seemed like a rather fitting question for the day: When it comes to this, Canada ranks 3rd. What is it?  

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Lunchtime Trivia Monday, October 2

Q: This sleep survey said that those who have this tend to get a better night’s sleep. What is it?

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Lack Of Sleep Is Really Unhealthy

Are you one of the smart folks that gets the prescribed 7-9 hours of sleep per night?  If so good for you. Researchers are warning that lack of sleep may contribute to any number of maladies and illnesses. A “catastrophic

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Tired? Are You Sleeping Enough?

A mattress company recently surveyed 2000 people and found that “Perfectly Happy” people get 7.1 hours of sleep.  Those who reported being “mostly happy” get 6.9 hours per night. “Less than 6.8 hours of sleep meant complete unhappiness in relationships,

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Meal Times Can Affect Sleep Schedule

We all know that feeling when you take a long flight and are feeling jet lagged, or if you have to work a weird shift or some other event throws off your sleeping pattern it can make you feel terrible.

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