Coffee versus matcha: Which gives you better sleep? (Yes, sleep)

Coffee and green tea are popular beverages, especially among those who need a pick-me-up to start their day. However, according to an expert, drinking green tea is ideal if you want to sleep better at night. Caffeine is a stimulant and consuming too many caffeinated drinks can affect your sleep quality. But if you’re a hardcore coffee … Continue reading Coffee versus matcha: Which gives you better sleep? (Yes, sleep)

Could Poor Sleep and Histone Modification Degrade Your Memory?

Impaired sleep is a common issue that plagues many people. Not getting enough rest can lead to moodiness, cognitive decline, increased anxiety, and difficulty concentrating or remembering things. It’s estimated that 50-70 million adults in the US have sleep or wakefulness disorder, according to the CDC. But, for something so crucial to our lives, sleep is … Continue reading Could Poor Sleep and Histone Modification Degrade Your Memory?

How to Transform Your Tub Into a Healing Hot Spring

Source: How to Transform Your Tub Into a Healing Hot Spring by Dr. Edward Group Since antiquity, cultures around the world have sought out the healing power of baths. Ancient Greeks were among the first to harness the power of water to boost physical and mental health. They bathed in sulfurous hot springs to relieve muscle … Continue reading How to Transform Your Tub Into a Healing Hot Spring

A Simple 5-Step Bedtime Routine That Really Works

Source: A Simple 5-Step Bedtime Routine That Really Works by Dr. Edward Group We’ve all been there. You crawl into bed, drowsy and ready to drift into dreamland. But just as you start to doze off, you remember that you forgot to respond to an email. You open your eyes and reach for your phone. An … Continue reading A Simple 5-Step Bedtime Routine That Really Works

Is Melatonin Safe? Benefits, Side Effects, & Alternatives

Source: Is Melatonin Safe? Benefits, Side Effects, & Alternatives by Dr. Edward Group In the quest for a good night's sleep, some people turn to melatonin as a useful ally. Although your body produces this sleep hormone naturally, some people take melatonin in a supplement form. But is melatonin safe? Whether you have a hard time falling … Continue reading Is Melatonin Safe? Benefits, Side Effects, & Alternatives

Magnesium for Sleep: How This Mineral Helps You Get More Zzzs

Source: Magnesium for Sleep: How This Mineral Helps You Get More Zzzs by Dr. Edward Group If you’re searching for deep, restful sleep, you may have overlooked one of the simplest solutions: magnesium. An essential mineral, magnesium plays a role in sleep because it promotes the production of gamma-aminobutyric acid — also known as GABA. … Continue reading Magnesium for Sleep: How This Mineral Helps You Get More Zzzs

Valerian Root for Sleep & Anxiety: 5 Calming Benefits Explained

Source: Valerian Root for Sleep & Anxiety: 5 Calming Benefits Explained by Dr. Edward Group A great night’s rest does wonders for the soul. Every night, thousands of body processes get to work, restoring your body and mind to a more healthful state. But when you can’t sleep? There’s an herb for that! Valerian root has … Continue reading Valerian Root for Sleep & Anxiety: 5 Calming Benefits Explained

Short-Term Sleep Loss Alters DNA Methylation of Clock Genes

Sleep is crucial to our well-being and helps in the process of learning and memory formation. Without proper sleep we can feel moody, irritable, and have difficulty solving problems. We can even be less creative when we don’t get enough sleep. Now, research published in the Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and Metabolism is showing us that just … Continue reading Short-Term Sleep Loss Alters DNA Methylation of Clock Genes

Natural Home Remedies for Restless Leg Syndrome

  Source: Natural Home Remedies for Restless Leg Syndrome by Dr. Edward Group Yikes, what is that? You are lying down in bed but there is a creeping, tingling, pulling sensation in your legs, which gives you a strong, uncontrollable urge to move your legs. In fact, it feels likes bugs are crawling on your legs. Goodbye, sleepytime. … Continue reading Natural Home Remedies for Restless Leg Syndrome

The Importance of Sleep and How to Get More of It

Source: The Importance of Sleep and How to Get More of It by Dr. Edward Group Roughly one in three adults in the United States do not get enough sleep.[1] That means that 33 percent of adults are regularly getting less than seven hours of shut-eye each night. Getting enough sleep is important to virtually every aspect … Continue reading The Importance of Sleep and How to Get More of It