Archive for July 20, 2015
If you think that the only reason why people have trouble sleeping is because of a medical issue, think again. There are tons of reasons why some people can’t seem to get 40 winks. Here are just a few of the most common.
Taking Sleep For Granted. According to the National Sleep Foundation, one of the most common reasons why people don’t get enough sleep is because they take it for granted, and fail to realize just how important sleep really is. Without sleep, the brain can’t process memories, and the body can’t recharge. Sure, there are things that could be done and goals that can be worked towards in the time that should be spent sleeping, but those things will be there tomorrow.
Not Being Able to Find a Comfortable Sleeping Position. Some people can’t get to sle
We’ve all had a sleepless night here and there, but what about when it becomes a chronic problem? According to the sleep experts at the National Sleep Foundation, chronic pain is a major factor that impacts our ability to get a good night’s rest. Add headaches, anxiety, and sleep apnea to the equation, and we can total up the cost in hours missed from work every year, which is a staggering figure.
Every year, the U.S. loses $63 billion dollars to sleep-related work absences.
A large part of the problem is the manner in which we rest: uncomfortable, aging mattresses are to blame. An adjustable mattress that can raise the head and torso while we rest can prevent breathing problems while asleep as well as create support for ailing upper backs and tired, sore necks. Styles of adjustab