Insomnia, snoring, apnea and restless leg syndrome prevent millions of Americans from getting a good night’s sleep. Why sleeping is so important to overall health and advice from experts on how best to battle mild to severe sleep disorders.

Guests

  • Michael Twery director of the National Center on Sleep Disorders Research at the National Institutes of Health.
  • Helene Emsellem director, Center for Sleep and Wake Disorders, and associate clinical professor of neurology, George Washington University; author of "Snooze ... Or Lose!"
  • David Neubauer associate professor in the department of psychiatry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and associate director, Johns Hopkins Sleep Disorders Center.

Related Links

Topics + Tags

Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

The Future Of U.S. Military Presence in Afghanistan

Wednesday, Mar 25 2015Nearly 10,000 U.S. military personnel remain in Afghanistan after combat forces withdrew last year. We explore a meeting between U.S. and Afghan officials this week, prospects for Congressional approval of additional troops and the future of security in the region.

Martha Hodes: “Mourning Lincoln”

Tuesday, Mar 24 2015Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated. As the 150th anniversary of his death approaches, a historian explores how ordinary Americans mourned the loss of the 16th president.