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Evidence‐Based Recommendations for the Assessment and Management of Sleep Disorders in Older Persons
Sleep‐related disorders are most prevalent in the older adult population. A high prevalence of medical and psychosocial comorbidities and the frequent use of multiple medications, rather than agingExpand
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Aerobic exercise improves self-reported sleep and quality of life in older adults with insomnia.
OBJECTIVE To assess the efficacy of moderate aerobic physical activity with sleep hygiene education to improve sleep, mood and quality of life in older adults with chronic insomnia. METHODSExpand
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Role of Sleep Timing in Caloric Intake and BMI
Sleep duration has been linked to obesity and there is also an emerging literature in animals demonstrating a relationship between the timing of feeding and weight regulation. However, there is aExpand
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High prevalence of sleep disturbance in cirrhosis
Sleep disturbance is a classic sign of hepatic encephalopathy. However, there are limited data regarding its prevalence in cirrhotic patients without overt hepatic encephalopathy. We assessed theExpand
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Phase-dependent treatment of delayed sleep phase syndrome with melatonin.
STUDY OBJECTIVE Delayed sleep phase syndrome (DSPS) is a circadian-rhythm sleep disorder characterized by abnormally late sleep and wake times. Melatonin, taken in the evening, advances sleep andExpand
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Sleep: a health imperative.
Chronic sleep deficiency, defined as a state of inadequate or mistimed sleep, is a growing and underappreciated determinant of health status. Sleep deprivation contributes to a number of molecular,Expand
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Depression, anxiety, antidepressant use, and cardiovascular disease among Hispanic men and women of different national backgrounds: results from the Hispanic Community Health Study/Study of Latinos.
PURPOSE To describe prevalence and relationships to cardiovascular morbidity of depression, anxiety, and medication use among Hispanic/Latinos of different ethnic backgrounds. METHODSExpand
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Self-reported short sleep duration and frequent snoring in pregnancy: impact on glucose metabolism.
OBJECTIVE We sought to evaluate the impact of short sleep duration (SSD) and frequent snoring (FS) on glucose metabolism during pregnancy. STUDY DESIGN We conducted a prospective cohort study ofExpand
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Sleep Disturbances in Pregnancy
OBJECTIVE: To estimate the prevalence and patterns of sleep disturbances during pregnancy among healthy nulliparous women. METHODS: This was a prospective, cohort study of healthy nulliparous women,Expand
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Concurrent impairments in sleep and memory in amnestic mild cognitive impairment.
Whereas patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD) experience difficulties forming and retrieving memories, their memory impairments may also partially reflect an unrecognized dysfunction inExpand
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