Seasonal Affective Disorder, also known as SAD, is a condition misunderstood by many. Another term for the illness is the “winter blues,” but this trivializes the issue and leads to misconceptions. SAD isn’t a simple case of people feeling a little sad or lethargic because it is no longer summer anymore. SAD is a serious condition that can disrupt the lives of many sufferers.
They struggle with energy levels, motivation, appetite and more. Some people express symptoms of depression. Then other people are more afflicted by cognitive dysfunction and fatigue. Furthermore, it doesn’t wait until winter to strike. Many people with SAD, or related conditions, begin to feel the onset in the fall.
The combination of a lack of understanding and the varying symptoms mean different needs from different patients. There is no one-size-fits-all solution or magic pill to … Read More
If you are a chronic back pain sufferer, you are likely all too familiar with how misalignment of your spine and lack of support can cause you a range of health issues.
The human spine is in fact, ‘S’ shaped in it’s normal and healthy state. But poor muscular fitness and tension can pull it out of alignment, and a poorly supporting bed can fail to offer the support that is required.
Orthopedic mattresses are designed to provide proper support to the entire musculoskeletal system. A comprehensive, holistic sleep system can help improve your quality of life remarkably.
There are many types of orthopedic mattresses on the market, ranging from traditional pocket spring mattresses which can be used on a standard single bed frame to modern foam mattresses sold online (like Leesa and Loom and Leaf), to orthopedic … Read More
Sleep, like every function of our bodies, is affected by what we eat and drink and many in-depth studies have confirmed that what we eat can significantly impact a person’s sleeping pattern.
Eating improperly during the day can have a dramatic effect on the quality of the sleep and often it’s the same ingredients that cause the problems.
Sugars and fats can hamper our ability to fall asleep and as a result, lead to a many of health problems.… Read More