sleep apnea

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5 Sleep Tips for Introverts and Light Sleepers

Introverts are more sensitive to sleep disruptions, so my tips on how to fall asleep are geared towards specific personality types. People with introverted personalities have different sleep patterns than extroverts. Did you know your personality significantly affects your ability to sleep soundly all night? I didn’t, until I started searching for tips on how to fall asleep. Introverts have […]

How to Stop Grinding Your Teeth When You Sleep

Here are a few tips on how to stop teeth grinding at night, so you can sleep without hurting your jaw. Also included are the causes and side effects of bruxism – plus three different types of mouth guards for teeth grinding – so you have lots to chew on. Pardon the pun. Bruxism or teeth grinding occurs when you clench your back teeth […]

Sleep Eating Disorder – Signs, Symptoms, and Treatments

Eating while sleeping is a rare but serious sleep disorder. Here’s what sleep eating disorder is, why sleep eaters are compelled to eat in the middle of the night, and how sleep eating disorders differ from nocturnal eating syndrome. “It’s the most frustrating, defeating feeling to know that you’ve done it again,” says Donna, a sleep eater  in Sleep: A Groundbreaking […]

Natural Sleep Remedies for Sleepless Nights

Could sleepless nights be a thing of the past? These 10 natural remedies for sleep from doctors, psychologists, and my own research on how to sleep better. I know of what I speak – if I don’t get a good night’s sleep, my ulcerative colitis bursts into flames. And it’s not pretty. The SleepRight Side Sleeping Memory Foam Pillow is a […]

How to Not Snore

You want to know how to not snore tonight, because you’re disrupting your sleep (not to mention your partner’s!). These tips for snoring are effective for a wide range of bodies and sleep disorders. Sleep disorders — including snoring — have been associated with an increased risk of cardiovascular disease. Sleep apnea in particular can cause swings in blood pressure, decreases in […]

Why People Snore and 6 Ways to Stop Snoring

Why do people snore? For different reasons – and these six ways to stop snoring reflect six different causes of snoring. Right now, I’m exploring Austria with my husband (we’re making our way up to the Czech Republic) – and his snoring is worse here! I don’t know if it’s because I’m suffering from jet lag or if it’s just […]