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Clinical trial of Donepezil for improving REM sleep in autistic children by Kev Leitch Healthy Living ProfessionalHealth Maven Posted Mon 22 Mar 2010 9:51pm A recent lecture I heard discussed how as many as 25% of autistic children get little or no REM (rapid eye movement) sleep. REM sleep is an important sleep phase and it is thought this could contribute to cognition and behavior problems in these children. Anecdotally (and probably confirmed by studies is my guess ... Read on »
END OF THE YEAR POTPOURRI.... by Helpful Buckeye Doctor of Veterinary MedicineHealth Maven Posted Sun 26 Dec 2010 12:00am In addition to the beginning of the Holiday Season this past week, we also experienced the shortest day of the year.  Desperado and Helpful Buckeye have always looked forward to the Winter Solstice, not so much because we are interested in celestial phenomena, but because we love knowing the days will be getting longer. The first h ... Read on »
"Help me! My baby just won't sleep at night!" by HUG Your Baby Patient Expert Posted Mon 14 Sep 2009 2:52pm 1 Comment Mary Jane sets down the baby's car seat with a noticeable thump. "I’ve had it! I'm giving up breastfeeding," she declares. "I put him on the breast and he eats well. He falls asleep at the breast and seems satisfied," she explains. "But, one hour later he grunts, rolls his eyes around, and puckers his lips," she moans. "I get out of bed and wo ... Read on »
Mirapex: Good or Bad? by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Tue 21 Oct 2008 12:12am 1 Comment “Mirapex is believed to work by boosting the action of whatever dopamine is available, which is low in persons with Parkinson’s disease. It is a dopamine agonist that directly stimulates nerves in the brain that are not naturally being stimulated by dopamine.” Three years ago, my doctor diagnosed me with Parkinson’s. Immediately, he placed ... Read on »
Mirapex the Wonder Drug by Sherri W. Patient ExpertHealth Maven Posted Fri 19 Oct 2012 10:34am “Mirapex is believed to work by boosting the action of whatever dopamine is available, which is low in persons with Parkinson’s disease. It is a dopamine agonist that directly stimulates nerves in the brain that are not naturally being stimulated by dopamine.”   Three years ago, my doctor diagnosed me  with Parkinson’s.  Immed ... Read on »
The Top 10 Causes of Eyelid Twitches and How To Cure Them [Because Everybody Twitches. REM missed the boat.] by Charlotte H. Patient Expert Posted Thu 30 May 2013 12:51am When I thought this was makeup I thought it was crazy cool but when I found out it was a tattoo all I could think about is how painful and dangerous getting your eyeLIDS tattooed would me. I mean, one wrong slip with the needle and you’re blinded! Or you just got free Lasik! This morning I spent several minutes staring intently at my ... Read on »
10 Causes of Eye Twitching by Kodjoworkout Posted Sat 25 Aug 2012 11:00am Our eyes are among some of the most important parts of our body. However, our eyes are also prone to several kinds of eye diseases, particularly if we do not take necessary measures to take good care of them. While some of these diseases are unnoticeable to others, one anno ... Read on »
Getting bubs to sleep soundly is not always easy! by John Pilato Posted Mon 09 Aug 2010 12:12am Without a goodnight sleep even the best of the best can turn into nerve twitching zombies with zero patience/ tolerance. When one doesn’t have children, then that’s no big deal, just take it easy then get a good sleep the next night. BUT, when you do have a child, whom obviously doesn’t ever understand the “mummy is tired” phrase and still bolts ... Read on »
Identify Your Sleep Problem: Insomnia, Sleep Apnea, and Other Common Disorders by BeWell A. Posted Thu 18 Sep 2008 8:51am Everyone has a bad night once in a while. Dogs barking, the wind howling, or overeating may make it difficult to sleep. It is estimated that 35% of adults have occasional sleep problems, which can have many causes. Insomnia The medical term for difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep is insomnia. Insomnia can include: Difficulty g ... Read on »
NO PAIN, NO GAIN by trust358 Posted Sat 17 Apr 2010 12:42am "endure and persist; this pain will turn to good by and by"                               ~ ovid, roman poet                                        the day after my return to the gym, i was sore that good kind of sore the kind of sore that indicates neglected muscles are finally getting the attention they crave i was so excited ... Read on »