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Sleep Deprivation

...The Inner Limits of the Anxious Mind

by Daniel Keane

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Published by Writers Club Press .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages140
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7552484M
ISBN 10059527174X
ISBN 109780595271740

What is sleep? Why do we need it? What causes sleep deprivation and how can it be avoided? What are its tragic results? This book answers these and other questions by using a readable blend of real-life accounts, easy-to-understand statistics, scientific data, and practical suggestions.   The effects of sleep deprivation go beyond a groggy morning. Live Science asked sleep doctors about some of the scarier side effects of not getting enough : Sara G. Miller.

The first part of this book does not really address "why we sleep". Instead, the book describes "what happens if we do not get enough sleep." Not until about halfway through the book, does the question "why we sleep" really get answered. The author, Matthew Walker, is a professor of neuroscience and psychology/5(K).   The book bears a sobering and vital message, too, about the centrality of sleep to the proper development of young minds. Early school starting times – .

Sleep deprivation also results in increasing the risk of chronic illness. Decreased sex drive. Sleep deficit results in less interest in sex, depleted energy, increased tension, and lower libidos. Insufficient sleep can impact growth hormones and testosterone in men. Sleep Deprivation also has effects on your skin. Such as aging skin, sallow. What is sleep? Why do we need it? What causes sleep deprivation and how can it be avoided? What are its tragic results? This book answers these and other questions by using a readable blend of real-life accounts, easy-to-understand statistics, scientific data, and practical ed on: Septem


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Sleep Deprivation and Disease provides clinically relevant scientific information to help clinicians, public health professionals, and researchers recognize the ramifications of sleep deprivation across a broad spectrum of health topics.

This timely reference covers sleep physiology, experimental approaches to sleep deprivation and measurement of its consequences, as well as health Sleep Deprivation book operational consequences of sleep : Paperback.

"Set in a sleep-starved beach town, Deprivation is a stark psycho-thriller told in prose that’s at once elegant, lucid, and more than a little hypnotic. With deft pacing, hip atmospherics, and above all, his brilliant style, Roy Freirich evokes the sensory distortions that come in transit between wakefulness and dreams/5(32).

Sleep Deprivation and Disease provides clinically relevant scientific information to help clinicians, public health professionals, and researchers recognize the ramifications of sleep deprivation across a broad spectrum of health topics.

This timely reference covers sleep physiology, experimental approaches to sleep deprivation and measurement of its consequences, as well as health and operational consequences of sleep deprivation.

It is estimated that 50 to 70 million Americans chronically suffer from a disorder of sleep and wakefulness, hindering daily functioning and adversely affecting health and longevity. The cumulative long-term effects of sleep deprivation and sleep disorders have been associated with a wide range of deleterious health consequences including an increased risk of hypertension.

Analyzing ground-breaking research, this reference highlights the impact of sleep deprivation on the well-being of the individual and society-presenting current theories on the function of sleep, the effects of sleep deprivation on patients with medical and psychiatric conditions, as well as providing interpretative and methodological results in comparative studies of sleep deprivation.5/5(1).

Sleep Disorders and Sleep Deprivation presents a structured analysis that explores the following: Improving awareness among the general public and health care professionals. Increasing investment in interdisciplinary somnology and sleep medicine research training and.

The Sleep Revolution. We are in the midst of a sleep deprivation crisis, writes Arianna Huffington, the co-founder and editor in chief of The Huffington Post. Thrive. In Thrive, Arianna Huffington makes an impassioned and compelling case for the need to redefine what it means to be successful in today's world.

Fitful sleep, restless nights, and hitting the alarm clock button for an additional 10 minutes of sleep are all too familiar manifestations of the interactions of life with one of the frontiers of science and clinical practice—somnology11Somnology is the branch of science devoted to the study of the physiology of sleep, the behavioral dimensions of sleep, and the consequences of sleep.

Dream deprivation or sleep deprivation results in detrimental changes in personality, perceptual processes, and intellectual functioning. There is some evidence that emotional and environmental deprivation disrupts the sleep patterns of young children, which in turn inhibits the secretion of growth hormone, normally secreted maximally during sleep.

Sleep deprivation can occur when personal obligations restrict sleep time. For example, a person may lose sleep while providing home care for a relative with a chronic illness. Work hours The work hours required by some occupations can produce sleep deprivation. Medical problems Sleep deprivation may be a symptom of an ongoing sleep disorder or File Size: 40KB.

Read this book on Questia. Analyzing ground-breaking research, this reference highlights the impact of sleep deprivation on the well-being of the individual and society-presenting current theories on the function of sleep, the effects of sleep deprivation on patients with medical and psychiatric conditions, as well as providing interpretative and methodological results in.

Deprivation by Roy Freirich is a recommended thriller about mass hysteria and sleep deprivation. On New Yorks Carratuck Island a traumatized, silent child is found alone, abandoned on a beach, holding his handheld video game.

Physician Sam Carlson checks the boy out. He is dirty, but silent and won't tell anyone who he is/5. If you think you have sleep deprivation, it is important to talk to your healthcare provider. Keep a sleep diary for a couple of weeks.

Make notes on when you get into and out of bed each day, when you sleep (including naps), and how much caffeine, alcohol, or nicotine you take in throughout the Size: KB. The present chapter provides a selective overview of the major effects of sleep deprivation on cognition, including its effects on alertness and vigilance, sensory perception, emotion, learning and.

Sleep Deprivation and Disease: Effects on the Body, Brain and Behavior. Matt T. Bianchi. Springer Science & Business Media, - Medical - 5/5(1).

Academy of Sleep Medicine, the Department of Health and Human Services, the National Sleep Foundation, and the Sleep Research Society Contract no. NOD ISBN (hardback) 1. Sleep disordersÑSocial aspects. Sleep deprivationÑSocial aspects. SleepÑSocial aspects.

Public health. Size: 2MB. Sleep deprivation, also known as insufficient sleep or sleep, is the condition of not having can be either chronic or acute and may vary widely in severity.

A chronic sleep-restricted state adversely affects the brain and cognitive function. However, in a subset of cases sleep deprivation can, paradoxically, lead to increased energy and alertness and enhanced Specialty: Sleep medicine. Sleep deprivation occurs when an individual gets less sleep than they need to feel awake and alert.

People vary in how little sleep is needed to be considered sleep-deprived. Sleep deprivation is a frustrating reality for many women faced with chronic stress or hormonal changes–and the fatigue, moodiness, and weight gain that come with it might just be the tip of the iceberg.

While helping thousands of women implement simple health and lifestyle changes to improve the quality and the quantity of their slumber, Dr. The Effects of Sleep Deprivation on Your Body. Medically reviewed by Alana Biggers, MD, MPH on Ap — Written by Stephanie Watson and Kristeen Cherney.

If Author: Stephanie Watson And Kristeen Cherney. Randy Gardner (born c. ) was an American high school student from San Diego, California, who set the record for the longest time a human has gone without December /Januaryyear-old Gardner stayed awake for 11 days and 25 minutes ( hours), breaking the previous record of hours held by Honolulu DJ Tom Rounds.

Gardner's Born: Umar(age 14–15), Chicago,Illinois.texts, and environments that contribute to sleep deprivation 2. Describe the effects of sleep deprivation on occupation and participation 3. Discuss the evaluation process and interventions to address sleep deprivation 4.

Articulate occupational therapy’s distinct role in treating sleep deprivation Human beings spend one third of their lives.Books on Sleep deprivation including various medical information. Auto-generated list of books: The following book advertisements for Sleep deprivation are auto-generated by keyword search through the database of books.