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Sleep deprivation

Sleep deprivation: Introduction

Modern day society tends to deprive people of sleep. Whether it is from staying up late or rising too early, people do not get adequate sleep. However, good sleep is associated with many health benefits, and sleep deprivation is a risk factor for numerous serious conditions including heart disease, atherosclerosis, obesity, insulin resistance, and diabetes.

In some cases, sleep deprivation is caused by a more serious underlying sleep disorder. There are various real diseases that can lead to insomnia or poor sleep. ...more »

Symptoms of Sleep deprivation

Treatments for Sleep deprivation

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Wrongly Diagnosed with Sleep deprivation?

Sleep deprivation: Related Patient Stories

Sleep deprivation: Complications

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Causes of Sleep deprivation

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Disease Topics Related To Sleep deprivation

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Misdiagnosis and Sleep deprivation

RLS sleep disorder causing night-time leg sensations often misdiagnosed: A common but relatively unknown sleep-related disorder called Restless Leg Syndrome (RLS) is more »

Sleep deprivation: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Sleep deprivation

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Sleep deprivation: Animations

Research about Sleep deprivation

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Clinical Trials for Sleep deprivation

The US based website lists information on both federally and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.

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Sleep deprivation: Broader Related Topics

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