11 Results for

melatonin

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Sleeping under an artificial sunset: Hands-on with the Drift Light bulb

Can a light bulb with a microprocessor help you sleep better? Crave's Amanda Kooser tucks in with the Drift Light, a high-tech Sandman.

By May 7, 2014

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NASA lightbulbs come down to Earth and into your house

Lighting Science makes its space station lightbulbs available to everyday folks who need help falling asleep and waking up.

By January 7, 2014

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Got jet lag? Re-Timer eyewear could help

I wear my sunglasses at night so I can so I can hopefully reset my screwed-up sleep rhythms.

By November 26, 2012

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BMW 550i: A spin through Bavaria

CNET producer David Freeman takes a BMW 550i out on a road trip in Bavaria.

By September 2, 2011

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Researcher's strong signal on cell phone risk (Q&A)

CNET talks to a cancer researcher with the National Academy of Sciences who says more information on the health effects of cell phones is sorely needed and that we should err on the side of caution.

By May 31, 2011

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All that tech is hurting your sleep, researchers say

The National Sleep Foundation finds that using technology before bed can disrupt sleep. Fingers are pointed at laptops, mobile phones, and video games.

By March 7, 2011

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Light at night linked to high blood pressure, diabetes

Yet another study finds adverse effects of light at night, this time showing that the profound suppression of melatonin could lead to higher blood pressure, diabetes, and poor sleep.

By January 13, 2011

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Study ties nighttime lighting to depression

Following study linking night light to cancer growth, researchers now find that--in hamsters--night exposure to even the dim light of a computer or TV screen is linked to depression.

By November 18, 2010

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More evidence that light at night ups cancer risk

New research out of the University of Haifa shows a clear link between light at night and cancer in mice, with the suppression of melatonin playing a key role.

By September 2, 2010

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The 404 593: Where we're living the hypnagogic dream with The Sleep Doctor (podcast)

The Sleep Doctor, Dr. Michael Breus, is back on the show and we're ready to bombard him with all of our pressing questions about sleep apnea, sleep talking, morning breath, sleep aids, night terrors, bruxism, and more!

By June 2, 2010