A Good Night's Sleep May Mean a Good Day's Work

SUNDAY, Sept. 14, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Getting enough sleep each night may mean you're less likely to take time off from work due to illness, a new study suggests.

Study: Undiagnosed Sleep Disorders Common With Multiple Sclerosis

FRIDAY, Sept. 12, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- The fatigue many people with multiple sclerosis (MS) experience may actually be a sign of an undiagnosed sleep disorder, according to a new study.

Health Tip: Helping Your Newborn Sleep

(HealthDay News) -- It can take newborns a while before they sleep through the night, but there are things parents can do to help newborns enjoy longer stretches of slumber.

Health Tip: If Your Child Can't Sleep

(HealthDay News) -- Sleep problems among children can contribute to a host of health and behavioral problems.

Cutting Calories May Ease Sleep Apnea in Obese, Study Finds

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 10, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Cutting calories could improve sleep apnea and lower blood pressure in obese adults, Brazilian researchers report.

Putting Baby to Sleep on Animal Fur May Lower Asthma Risk: Study

SUNDAY, Sept. 7, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Infants who sleep on animal fur may be less likely to develop asthma later in childhood, new research suggests.

Poor Quality Sleep May Be Linked to Shrinking Brain

WEDNESDAY, Sept. 3, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Not getting a good night's sleep might be linked to shrinkage of the brain's gray matter over time, new research suggests.

Less Sleep in Teen Years Tied to More Pounds at 21

THURSDAY, Aug. 28, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- Lack of sleep not only puts teens at risk for poor grades, it also puts them at increased risk for obesity, researchers warn.

Sleep Apnea Treatment Helps Seniors, Study Finds

WEDNESDAY, Aug. 27, 2014 (HealthDay News) -- A new study finds that continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) is an effective treatment for seniors with sleep apnea.

Health Tip: Do You Talk in Your Sleep?

(HealthDay News) -- Talking during sleep can affect your ability to feel rested the next day, not to mention that it can keep your partner awake.