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When I fall asleep, he wakes up and comes looking for the remote.
Melatonin levels can drop 22% from just two hours of exposure; the lower your melatonin level, the harder it is to fall asleep.
Only 36 percent of unemployed respondents and 27 percent of students identified Sunday as the hardest night to fall asleep.
It's the fans that usually fall asleep at Villa Park because the football is so boring.
Of the 39% selecting Sunday , 70% reported it takes them at least a half hour longer to fall asleep on Sunday than on other nights.
And that means I'm known to fall asleep at home once I've had a meal and perhaps a couple of drinks.
Endlessly-long, straight highways and fasting during Ramadan are two reasons why motorists in the UAE fall asleep at the wheel and crash, authors of a new report have said.
Young children take an extra three minutes to fall asleep for every hour of the day that was spent physically inactive, New Zealand researchers said on Thursday.
CHILDREN who do not take any exercise during the day take longer to fall asleep, researchers said.
The children who took part in the more vigorous sort of exercise fell asleep faster, but those with sedentary lifestyles took longer to fall asleep.
5-hour average workday, causing many of them to fall asleep or feel sleepy at work, drive drowsy, and lose interest in sex, according to a survey by the National Sleep Foundation (NSF).
Women in their 30s are the motorists most likely to fall asleep at the wheel, according to a survey.
In Sleeper Code, all Tom Lovett wants is to be a normal 16-year-old, but it's hard for someone to have an average life if there is always the possibility that he might fall asleep without warning and then stay asleep for days.
Soda and coffee give your brain a jolt, but they can make it harder to fall asleep.
Over the past 3 years, for instance, Figueiro has worked with eight Alzheimer's patients who tended to fall asleep around 7 p.