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Sleep Center—Insomnia

June 10, 2008 - 7:30am
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Sleep Center—Insomnia

Overview | Narcolepsy | Sleep Apnea | Restless Legs

  General Overview

Insomnia refers to inadequate or poor-quality sleep. Insomnia may be due to difficulty falling asleep, or problems with middle-of-the-night or very early morning awakening.



Find answers in our in-depth report on insomnia:

  Living With Insomnia
In his own words: living with insomnia
  Special Topics
Having trouble catching those Z's?

If you've had a sleepless night, you know it's debilitating. But you can get help catching those Z's.

  Special Topics (Continued)
Melatonin: nature's sleeping pill?

Taking supplements of the hormone melatonin has been purported to relieve insomnia, but the evidence for its effectiveness is mixed. Should you try it?

Rerun imageHypnosis: does it work?

Despite differences in beliefs about how hypnosis works, there is a general consensus that in many cases, it can be a powerful tool. Read more here.

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  Natural and Alternative Treatments (By Condition)



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