sleep - Page 3

I Wish I Were A “Short Sleeper”

Researchers have discovered that a very small percentage of the population (between 1 and 3 percent) only need between four and six hours of sleep a night to function…

Ami Angelowicz | April 8, 2011 - 11:20 am

Sleep: Your Number One Beauty Enhancer

File this away in the “No duh” study findings. Researchers in Stockholm have “discovered” that women look better when they have gotten plenty of sleep versus when they’re sleep-deprived. I…

Wendy Atterberry | December 15, 2010 - 3:40 pm

8 Ways To Look Rested (Despite Your Sad Sleep Habits)

Between late party nights and deadlines at work, it’s sometimes impossible to fit in the recommended eight hours of sleep per night needed to keep those under eye bags stowed.

Bianca Posterli | March 8, 2010 - 8:00 pm

Meet The Girl Who Sleeps For 2 Weeks At A Time

Most teenagers sleep a lot, but not like 15-year-old Louisa Ball of the U.K. Louisa suffers from a rare neurological sleep disorder called Kleine-Levin Syndrome, where she can doze off…

Jessica Wakeman | February 11, 2010 - 5:10 pm

Since Women Are More Sleep-Deprived, Is Insomnia A Feminist Issue?

I get about 5.5 hours of sleep a night due to kitty hijinks, sleep apnea, and a BlackBerry addiction. But apparently, the human body needs a minimum of 7.5 hours.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 5, 2010 - 12:30 pm

This Pillow May Make You Prettier

In the market for a new pillowcase? Here’s one that claims to make you prettier overnight. Right. Beautyzzz Natural Silk Pillowcase claims that it “works naturally with skin and hair…

Bianca Posterli | December 4, 2009 - 7:10 pm

In New Relationships, Is Sleep An Indicator Of Your Future Together?

Consider the following: you’ve started dating a new guy, and things have progressed to the point where you’re beginning to have sleepovers. Naturally, one of two things happens then. You…

Leonora Epstein | October 1, 2009 - 11:30 am

Beauty Solutions For Curing Insomnia

Some nights the tossing and turning is inevitable — between deadlines, stress, and all the other crazy things you have going on, it’s always something. Obviously, you need a solution,…

Bianca Posterli | September 24, 2009 - 8:10 pm

Separate Beds = Happy Life?

I must confess I suffer serious anxiety when faced with the prospect of sharing a bed with a gentleman. Don’t get me wrong; everything that happens before and after the…

Ami Angelowicz | September 10, 2009 - 2:50 pm

Less Sleep Puts Women At Risk For Heart Disease

Whether you’ve been out on the town, studying late, or just watching too much telly, now is a good time to start getting the recommended eight hours of sleep. Cause…

Justine Fields | July 6, 2009 - 7:20 pm

The Daily Squeeze: David Duchovny Poster Removed From Johnston & Murphy Store

Shoe company Johnston & Murphy removed a poster featuring David Duchovny from its New York City store window. The company’s corporate office instructed the store to take it down (following…

Catherine Strawn | September 2, 2008 - 12:15 pm