Changing public attitudes have led to a decline in U.S. soda sales. But health expert Marion Nestle believes many people still consume unhealthy amounts of sugary drinks. She argues beverage companies are spending millions on research that misleads consumers.
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.
- 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.
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