Top Menu

Archive | Sleep Importance

worker late night overnight work 3rd shift graveyard shift

Working Night Shifts May Lead to Increased Risks Associated With Sleep Deprivation

While it is not uncommon for people to lose sleep over their jobs, a study shows that jobs that change a bodies natural sleep cycle may lead to increased health risks. Analyzing the results of over 30 studies, international researchers found that working a shift related job can be attributed to a 23 percent increased […]

Continue Reading 0
investment investors sleep apnea

Sleep Apnea Treatment Should Be Viewed As Investment, Not Cost

The American Sleep Apnea Association is pushing for businesses to view the treatment of their employees sleep apnea as an investment rather than a cost. By treating the disorder companies can expect healthier employees who come to work more often. Sleep apnea is a costly disorder, costing businesses between $67 billion and $165 billion in […]

Continue Reading 0
workplace work place bullying bully

Bullying in The Workplace May Lead to Sleep Troubles at Home

Sleep disorders are a particularly costly problem in the workplace, costing developed countries millions of dollars a year in lost revenue due to mistakes and inefficiency.  Researchers believe that workplace bullying is one contributing factor to this problem. A study of over 7,000 adult workers from south-east France showed that not only was workplace bullying […]

Continue Reading 0
teen athletic injury

Sleep Loss Contributes to Teen Athletic Injuries

According to a new study presented at the American Academy of Pediatrics, adolescent athletes who get eight hours or more of sleep per night are 68% less likely to be injured. Researchers asked 7-12 grade students questions about how often and regularly they played sports, as well as their sleep habits.  They found that the students […]

Continue Reading 0

Powered by GF Digital.