Oh, snap! We had the following important article about Drowsy Driving Prevention Awareness Week pre-written and ready to post two weeks ago, but got so busy researching and writing our green living influencers post that we completely missed publishing it. It’s so important though, we felt it was still very much worth addressing, so here it is.
Drowsy driving costs lives. It’s that simple. According to AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety and its annual traffic safety study released November 2014, drowsy driving is believed to be the cause of 6,400 fatal U.S. crashes every year.
That extra hour of sleep may add a little bit of spring in your step when coming off of Daylight Saving Time, but it has a decidedly different impact from what you may expect. Changing your body clock is never as simple as dialing the numbers on the clock back or forward an hour once a year.
Memory foam has had quite a history since its development in the last 1960’s. There have been a few changes over the years, but few as transformative as the most recent advance in memory foam technology. In order to see how far memory foam has come though, it’s always interesting to take a step back and see where it all began.
Safety is important when choosing a mattress. There are many types of safety to consider. Some are more important to some families than others.
As of August 13th, 2014, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved Belsomra. Also called Suvorexant, Belsomra is used primarily for treating insomnia. It is meant to help people fall asleep and stay asleep. It is sold in tablet form.
There is one “M” word that strikes fear in the hearts of middle-aged (or those approaching middle age) women everywhere. It’s the dreaded menopause.
You’ve made it to the noon-time hour and even grabbed a bite to eat. Your belly is full and suddenly your eyelids feel as though they’re made of lead. You desperately want to take a nap, but home, hearth, and bed sweet bed are miles away. What’s a person to do? Thanks to a new nap app, called Google Naps, help is at hand.
Finding the perfect mattress for the way you sleep is important for getting a great night’s sleep. Memory foam mattresses provide the comfort, coolness, and support most people need in order to sleep well throughout the night. However, some memory foam mattresses are better suited for people who sleep in certain positions while others are better for those who sleep in different positions. This guide will help you determine the better mattress choice for your sleep needs.
As one of many sleep disorders, advanced sleep phase disorder (ASPD) is one in which your internal body clock is off. It is timed earlier than what is considered normal. This means that you want to go to sleep and wake up earlier than what other people consider to be normal times.
When you desperately need to get better sleep at night, there are a few things that can help you do just that. The first thing many people consider is purchasing a new mattress. An old mattress that is lumpy and bumpy won’t cut it in the sleeping better department.