Good Sleep in Middle Age May Pay Benefits Later

TUESDAY, Jan. 27, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Sleeping well during middle age may be an "investment" that leads to better mental functioning later in life, a new review finds.

Insomnia Linked to High Blood Pressure in Study

MONDAY, Jan. 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- People with chronic insomnia may be at increased risk for high blood pressure, a new study from China suggests.

Morphine After Tonsillectomy Tied to Breathing Problems in Study

MONDAY, Jan. 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Using morphine at home to treat pain in children after tonsil and/or adenoid removal may cause life-threatening respiratory problems, according to a new study.

Reducing Work-Family Conflict May Improve Sleep

MONDAY, Jan. 26, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Employees enrolled in a program to reduce work-family conflicts reported improved sleep, a new study says.

Health Tip: Getting a Good Day's Sleep

(HealthDay News) -- When you work the night shift, it may be difficult to fall asleep during the daylight hours.

Sleep Position Linked to Death Risk for Those With Epilepsy

WEDNESDAY, Jan. 21, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Sleeping on your stomach may boost your risk of sudden death if you have epilepsy, new research suggests.

Health Tip: When Obesity Affects Sleep

(HealthDay News) -- Obesity can affect the quality of your sleep and contribute to disorders such as sleep apnea.

Asthma Tied to Higher Risk of Sleep Apnea

TUESDAY, Jan. 13, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Two troublesome adult breathing issues -- asthma and sleep apnea -- may have a connection, a new study suggests.

Naps May Boost Your Baby's Memory

MONDAY, Jan. 12, 2015 (HealthDay News) -- Babies process and preserve memories during those many naps they take during the day, a new study suggests.

Night Shift May Boost Black Women's Diabetes Risk, Study Finds

MONDAY, Jan. 12, 2015 (HealthDay News) Night shift work significantly increases the risk of diabetes in black women, according to a new study.