Tuesday, March 27, 2007

Case Study Video: Adult Sleep Disorder Induced by Childhood Trauma

Dr. L. Peabody Groat, Jr. discusses research findings on newly identified potential sleep disorders at the Groat Center for Sleep Disorders.

3 comments:

Anonymous said...

Wow! What a great video! I had the whole staff watch it. I told them it was an "educational" video. Everyone was howling! It’s good to have a good chuckle together.
Thanks for posting it,
Henry

Let's Talk Sleep! said...

Hi Henry,

I'm glad you and the staff enjoyed it as much as I did. Laughter is great tonic and a great team-building tool!

Be well,
Theresa

marvin said...

Sleep Learning.

It is proven that chronic sleep problems affect 40 million Americans every year and an average of 20 million to 30 million individuals will lose sleep on an occasional basis according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke.

Compound this with the knowledge that 22 million American citizens work night shifts or swing shifts, which causes many disruptions with the body’s normal cycles in terms of sleep considerations.

Good Night Sleep

Lack of sleep can result in stress, lack of concentration, moodiness, memory loss, lower motivation and fatigue. It is important to get a good night sleep otherwise it may lead to different sleep disorders. More than eighty percent of people suffering from depression are suffering with sleep problems.

At present, one of the most common problems is Sleep deprivation. In fact the Better Sleep Council surveyed a thousand adult respondents and discovered that more than 30% of them confessed to not getting enough sleep each night.

Here are 101 ways to get good night sleep for those who experience difficulty in getting sleep.

http://www.sleepdisordersguide.com/blog/good-night-sleep-101-ways/