18 posts tagged “insomnia”

Sleeping with a health condition

Posted October 19th, 2017 by

The elusive “good night’s sleep.” Does it exist? Or is a bad night’s sleep the norm? Catching enough Zzzs can be complicated, especially when you’re living with a chronic illness. So, how can lack of sleep impact your health? Take a look at the results from a study we did with 5,200+ members of the PatientsLikeMe community:

How are you sleeping? Does your sleep affect your health? Or vice versa? Add your voice to the forum.

Want to know more about sleep? Stay tuned for the 4-1-1 on circadian rhythm.

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Study results: What patients like you said about sleep medications

Posted March 28th, 2016 by

Over a year ago, we partnered up with Merck Pharmaceuticals to learn more about insomnia and sleep medications. More than 1,200 PatientsLikeMe members responded to questions about how long they’ve had sleep problems, what treatments they’re using, what interferes with sleep most and what their overall quality of sleep is like.

Here’s what we uncovered (tap each graphic for a larger view).

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