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Isla Fisher refuses to hear Sacha Baron Cohen’s Borat schemes before filming: ‘That’s how I sleep at night’

Isla Fisher refuses to hear Sacha Baron Cohen’s Borat schemes before filming: ‘That’s how I sleep at night’

Isla Fisher refuses to hear Sacha Baron Cohen’s Borat schemes before filming: ‘That’s how I sleep at night’ Isla Fisher refuses to hear Sacha Baron Cohen’s Borat schemes before filming: ‘That’s how I sleep at night’ Baron Cohen recently reprised the role of outrageous Khasakstani journalist Borat Sagdiyev in Amazon Prime’s sequel to his 2006 hit comedy.  Speaking with the …

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Good Sleep Habits Tied to Lower Risk of Heart Failure

Good Sleep Habits Tied to Lower Risk of Heart Failure

Good Sleep Habits Tied to Lower Risk of Heart Failure Good Sleep Habits Tied to Lower Risk of Heart Failure A combination of healthy sleep habits may help reduce the risk for heart failure, new research suggests. Scientists studied 408,802 generally healthy people aged 27 to 73 between 2006 and 2010, collecting information on their sleep habits. Each person got …

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AOC criticises Mitch McConnell for dismissing Senate as coronavirus cases spike: ‘I don’t know how these people can sleep at night’

AOC attacks McConnell for granting Senate recess without Covid bill

AOC criticises Mitch McConnell for dismissing Senate as coronavirus cases spike: ‘I don’t know how these people can sleep at night’ AOC criticises Mitch McConnell for dismissing Senate as coronavirus cases spike: ‘I don’t know how these people can sleep at night’ Her ire was directed at Mr McConnell for dismissing the Senate rather than holding session and passing some …

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Weighted Blankets for Sounder Sleep?

Weighted Blankets for Sounder Sleep?

Weighted Blankets for Sounder Sleep? Weighted Blankets for Sounder Sleep? Weighted blankets, which have long been popular aids to induce calm, could help reduce insomnia, a new study suggests. Swedish researchers studied 121 patients with depression, bipolar disorder and other psychiatric diagnoses, all of whom had sleep problems. They randomly assigned them to two groups. The first slept with an …

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11 Exercises For Better Sleep

11 Exercises For Better Sleep

11 Exercises For Better Sleep 11 Exercises For Better Sleep Sleep should be a welcome respite, but with our regular routines upended and an almost daily onslaught of anxiety-inducing news, many people are tossing and turning. A study published in June by the journal Sleep Medicine found a 37 percent increase in the rates of clinical insomnia among adults in …

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How Children’s Sleep Habits Have Changed in the Pandemic

How Children’s Sleep Habits Have Changed in the Pandemic

How Children’s Sleep Habits Have Changed in the Pandemic How Children’s Sleep Habits Have Changed in the Pandemic Dr. Adiaha Spinks-Franklin, a developmental behavioral pediatrician at Texas Children’s Hospital and an associate professor at Baylor, called those devices “the No. 1 sleep enemy,” and said they had become a huge issue for many of her patients, home for months, often …

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Bright Outdoor Lights Tied to Less Sleep, More Anxiety in Teenagers

Bright Outdoor Lights Tied to Less Sleep, More Anxiety in Teenagers

Bright Outdoor Lights Tied to Less Sleep, More Anxiety in Teenagers Bright Outdoor Lights Tied to Less Sleep, More Anxiety in Teenagers Artificial outdoor light at night may disrupt adolescents’ sleep and raise the risk for psychiatric disorders, a new study suggests. Researchers tracked the intensity of outdoor light in representative urban and rural areas across the country using satellite …

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Dr. William Dement, Leader in Sleep Disorder Research, Dies at 91

Dr. William Dement, Leader in Sleep Disorder Research, Dies at 91

Dr. William Dement, Leader in Sleep Disorder Research, Dies at 91 Dr. William Dement, Leader in Sleep Disorder Research, Dies at 91 William Charles Dement was born on July 29, 1928, in Wenatchee, Wash., in the north-central part of the state, and grew up further south in Walla Walla. His father, Charles, was a tax agent and bookkeeper, and his …

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Trump retweets message hinting at Roger Stone pardon: ‘He can sleep well at night!’

Trump retweets message hinting at Roger Stone pardon: 'He can sleep well at night!'

Trump retweets message hinting at Roger Stone pardon: ‘He can sleep well at night!’ Trump retweets message hinting at Roger Stone pardon: ‘He can sleep well at night!’ The Independent employs over 100 journalists around the world to bring you news you can trust. Please consider a contribution or subscription. President Donald Trump hinted at a future pardon for Roger …

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Parents Are Relying on Melatonin to Help Their Kids Sleep. Should They?

Parents Are Relying on Melatonin to Help Their Kids Sleep. Should They?

Parents Are Relying on Melatonin to Help Their Kids Sleep. Should They? Parents Are Relying on Melatonin to Help Their Kids Sleep. Should They? For the Langstaff family, the bedtime routine had become more like a bedtime marathon. “My son has struggled with sleep from the moment he was born,” Anna Langstaff, the head of a Montessori school in Portland, …

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