European Parliament Library

Sleep disorders sourcebook, basic consumer health information about sleep disorders, including insomnia, sleep apnea and snoring, jet lag and other circadian rhythm disorders, narcolepsy, and parasomnias, such as sleepwalking and sleep paralysis, and featuring facts about other health problems that affect sleep, why sleep is necessary, how much sleep is needed, the physical and mental effects of sleep deprivation, and pediatric sleep issues; along with tips for diagnosing and treating sleep disorders, a glossary of related terms, and a list of resources for additional help and information, Angela L. Williams, managing editor

This book offers basic consumer health information about common sleep disorders, including insomnia, sleep apnea, narcolepsy, circadian rhythm disorders, and parasomnias, and other health problems that affect sleep, such as cancer, pain, and respiratory disorders
Table Of Contents
pt. 1. Sleep basics -- pt. 2. The causes and consequences of sleep deprivation -- pt. 3. Sleep disorders -- pt. 4. Other health problems that often affect sleep -- pt. 5. Preventing, diagnosing, and treating sleep disorders -- pt. 6. A special look at pediatric sleep issues -- pt. 7. Research and clinical studies on sleep and sleep disorders -- pt. 8. Additional help and information
Literary Form
non fiction
Fifth edition.
Includes index
Physical Description
1 online resource (xix, 535 pages), illustrations.
Specific Material Designation
Form Of Item

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