M2 EQUITYBITES-June 11, 2018-Idorsia starts registration of Phase 3 insomnia
"Recent studies have shown up to 20 per cent of the population suffers from bouts of insomnia
. Teenagers are affected a lot more than before because of smart devices.
has more causes than the acute form, such as changes in the environment, clinical disorders, medications and unhealthy habits.
Patients and Methods: In the current study, data of 200 insomnia
patients were collected by scales including Insomnia
Severity Index, Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index, and Health Status Questionnaire (SF-36) through purposive sampling technique.
Around a third of Brits have insomnia
and it affects military veterans in larger numbers.
People love to tout melatonin as the holistic answer to insomnia
. After all, it's a naturally occurring hormone.
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Methods: 40 patients with insomnia
group) and 48 normal sleepers (control group) were tested using the Pittsburgh Sleep Quality Index (PSQI), episodic memory test, and Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA).
It is well established that insomnia
in older adults is associated with increased cardiovascular risk.
However, men but not women who reported having more than one insomnia
symptom had a 39% increased risk of a cardiovascular event for each additional symptom.
Applegate had talked to her doctor in the past, but only recently learned about the two systems in the brain that regulate sleep, and how a problem with the wake and sleep systems may contribute to insomnia
. Now, she is encouraging others to visit WhySoAwake.com to get facts about insomnia
and start a new dialogue with their health care providers about what might be keeping them awake.
is a sleep disorder in which people have difficulty falling or staying asleep.