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    1 in 4 Americans Develop Insomnia Each Year

    June 05, 2018
    About 25 percent of Americans experience acute insomnia each year, but about 75 percent of these individuals recover without developing persistent poor sleep or chronic insomnia, according to a study from researchers at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania which will be presented Monday at SLEEP 2018, the 32nd Annual Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies LLC (APSS).
  • Penn Medicine at SLEEP 2018

    June 04, 2018
    Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania clinicians and researchers will be presenting compelling data and giving talks about emerging issues in the field of sleep medicine during SLEEP 2018, in Baltimore, MD, June 2 – 6, 2018.
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    Why Do Some Sleep-Deprived People Experience Worse Cognitive Functioning than Others?

    June 03, 2018
    The key to predicting how someone is affected by sleep loss may be found in microRNAs (miRNAs), according to a new study from researchers at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
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    Americans Are Getting More ZZZZs

    January 18, 2018
    Although more than one in three Americans still don’t get enough sleep, a new analysis shows first signs of success in the fight for more shut eye. The study, by researchers at the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, was published online this month in the journal Sleep.
  • Penn Researchers Awarded $3.75 Million to Study How Mealtimes Influence Human Health

    October 26, 2017
    Namni Goel, PhD, a research associate professor of psychology in Sleep and Chronobiology, and Kelly Allison, PhD, an associate professor of psychology in Psychiatry, in the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, have received a 5-year, $3.75 million grant from the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDK) to continue their research investigating how meal times influence human health.
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