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Body clocks could by why tots fight sleep

December 30, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Lauran Neergaard

WASHINGTON (AP) — “Just one more story, please?” “I need a glass of water.” “Mom, I can’t sleep!”

When youngsters continually struggle to fall asleep at night, new research suggests maybe their body clock doe…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Body clocks could by why tots fight sleep

December 30, 2013 in Uncategorized

By Lauran Neergaard

WASHINGTON (AP) — “Just one more story, please?” “I need a glass of water.” “Mom, I can’t sleep!”

When youngsters continually struggle to fall asleep at night, new research suggests maybe their body clock doe…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Williston church holds ‘last supper’ as it ends lodging program

September 14, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

WILLISTON People seeking shelter at Williston’s Concordia Lutheran Church will be greeted with a sign that reads “Overnighters is over.” Continue Reading

Lost hour of sleep killing you? Deprivation a real concern after time switch

March 16, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

One week of daylight saving time down, 33 weeks to go. That probably seems like a long time to wait for the return of a lost hour of sleep. Continue Reading

FOTB: ‘And the door will be opened to you’ (Matthew 7:7): Weary heads find place to rest in Concordia Lutheran Church

June 30, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

WILLISTON Each time someone new arrives at Concordia Lutheran Church looking for a place to stay, the Rev. Jay Reinke has the same reaction: “Oh Lord, not another one.” Continue Reading

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Altru Opening New ‘Sleep Center’ on Sunday

May 18, 2012 in WDAZ

GRAND FORKS (WDAZ-TV) – Altru’s new Sleep Center opens its doors and its beds to patients Sunday night. The new Sleep Center isn’t your typical hospital department, it’s a six-bed facility with a very “homey” feel. Continue Reading

Sleepless in the U.S.: More and more Americans don’t get enough sleep

March 21, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Why are 70 million Americans having trouble getting a good night’s sleep? Let us count the ways:
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When it’s too hot to sleep

August 6, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Insomnia plagues many in summerSummertime is so relaxing, what with its casual schedule, the warm weather that draws folks outdoors late into the evening, the promise of vacation respite and fun. And all of that restful sleep. Except when you can’t get to sleep. Or you crash, but you can’t stay asleep. Continue Reading

Scientists: If you don’t snooze, you lose

June 16, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Did you know that your sleep habits can make you crave French fries? Or affect your batting average? Or hurt your grades? Apparently, sleep – or the lack of it leaves its mark on us in more ways than we realize, according to scientists at an international sleep conference in Minneapolis this week. Continue Reading

Naps on the job? Air traffic controllers need them, scientists say

April 15, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Sanctioned on-shift napping would be a radical change for the Federal Aviation Administration. Current regulations forbid sleeping at work, even during breaks. Controllers who are caught can be suspended or fired.
Experts, though, say that kind of thinking is outdated. Continue Reading