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4 sleep excuses that you need to stop telling yourself

By Tracy Brower4 minute Readthis kind of thinking is wrong, and if we subscribe to it, we may be limiting our ability to be our best.You might ask, what could be more critical to success than hustle? Sleep. And according to the CDC, only a third of us get enough.The link between sleep, cognitive function,…

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Seven Helpful Tips For Surviving the Next Heat Wave

Source: Deposit Photos Hot temperatures and high humidity make it a lot harder to sleep. And when you can’t rest comfortably and sleep soundly, that makes everything else you do harder.  So, what’s to be done? It is possible to sleep well throughout a heatwave. It just takes a little planning and some attention to…

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7 Helpful Tips For Surviving the Next Heat Wave

Source: Deposit Photos Hot temperatures and high humidity make it a lot harder to sleep. And when you can’t rest comfortably and sleep soundly, that makes everything else you do harder.  So, what’s to be done? It is possible to sleep well throughout a heatwave. It just takes a little planning and some attention to…

Seven Helpful Tips For Surviving the Next Heat Wave thumbnail

Seven Helpful Tips For Surviving the Next Heat Wave

Source: Deposit Photos Hot temperatures and high humidity make it a lot harder to sleep. And when you can’t rest comfortably and sleep soundly, that makes everything else you do harder.  So, what’s to be done? It is possible to sleep well throughout a heatwave. It just takes a little planning and some attention to…

7 Helpful Tips For Surviving the Next Heat Wave thumbnail

7 Helpful Tips For Surviving the Next Heat Wave

Source: Deposit Photos Hot temperatures and high humidity make it a lot harder to sleep. And when you can’t rest comfortably and sleep soundly, that makes everything else you do harder.  So, what’s to be done? It is possible to sleep well throughout a heatwave. It just takes a little planning and some attention to…

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Is your sleep cycle out of sync? It may be genetic

Sleep patterns often run in families, and researchers have been identifying genes that influence them. (Source: The New York Times)Written by Jane E Brody Early to bed, early to rise — a fine plan for a dairy farmer who has to get up long before dawn to milk the cows. But if you’re someone who…

What Are Nootropics or “Smart Drugs” or Cognitive Enhancers? thumbnail

What Are Nootropics or “Smart Drugs” or Cognitive Enhancers?

Whether you’re a college student hoping to ace your exams, a busy professional striving for a promotion, or an older adult concerned about dementia, the idea of popping a pill that boosts your brainpower might seem pretty appealing. So perhaps it’s not surprising that the use of nootropics — aka cognitive enhancers or smart drugs…

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3 More Medtech Stocks for Your Watch List

The respiratory disease market is massive, and it just keeps getting bigger. The good news for investors and patients is that there are plenty of companies working to get relief to sufferers of sleep apnea, COPD, asthma, lung cancer, and more. In this week’s episode of Industry Focus: Healthcare, host Shannon Jones chats with fool.com’s…

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Resmed Inc (RMD) Q4 2019 Earnings Call Transcript

Image source: The Motley Fool. Resmed Inc (NYSE:RMD)Q4 2019 Earnings CallJul 25, 2019, 4:30 p.m. ETContents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: OperatorWelcome to the Q4 Fiscal Year 2019 ResMed’s Earnings Conference Call. My name is Rob and I will be your operator for today’s call. [Operator Instructions]I will now turn the call over…

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This Little-Known Med-Tech Company Is Growing Like Gangbusters

And it’s barely scratched the surface of its true potential. Millions of patients with sleep apnea have given continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) machines a try but later abandoned the therapy. An innovative med-tech company called Inspire Medical (NYSE:INSP) has launched a new type of therapy that gives these patients a second chance. In this…