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BrainWorks: Sleep and the Brain

BrainWorks: Sleep and the Brain

BEN: Hi. ELIJAH: Hi. JANNAH: Hey, guys. JADEN: Hey, guys. Live from UW, it’s BrainWorks. BEN: BrainWorks. ELIJAH: BrainWorks. JANNAH: BrainWorks. ELIJAH: The show– JANNAH: Where we– JADEN: Learn about– BEN: The brain– NOGGIN: With me, Noggin, the brain. ERIC CHUDLER: Hi, welcome to BrainWorks. My name’s Eric Chudler. I’m a neuroscientist in the Department …

The Truth About Bad Sleep

The Truth About Bad Sleep

Next time you find yourself tossing and turning all night, remember that you’re not alone. I’m Gabe Garza with your latest health news. A new study found that many US adults may face sleep disturbances and undiagnosed sleep apnea. Researchers studied patients aged 54 and up, and found that 34 percent have moderate to severe …

What is Sleep Paralysis?

What is Sleep Paralysis?

Imagine, you are just about to fall asleep and you start to count sheep in your head when all of a sudden you feel a pressure on your chest and you sense a presence in the room. You cannot move a muscle but you can see your surroundings and are awake and alert. This is …

Sleep Center Tour

Sleep Center Tour

(upbeat guitar music) – This is the Sleep Center at St. Mark’s Hospital. It’s a dedicated Sleep Center where patient’s can come to be diagnosed and treated for various sleep disorders such as sleep apnea, snoring and narcolepsy. When you arrive at St. Mark’s Hospital for your sleep study the sleep lab is located at …

How to Diagnose Sleep Disorders : Narcolepsy

How to Diagnose Sleep Disorders : Narcolepsy

Another condition that we would see in the sleep disorder clinic is known as narcolepsy. Narcolepsy is alternately not well known by the bulk of the population, and it’s sort of a rare disorder if you will. And also there’s a social conception of it. There’s been portrayals of it in the media and sort …

Interrupted Sleep? No Wonder You’re Grumpy

Interrupted Sleep? No Wonder You’re Grumpy

I’m Erin White with today’s health news. For many of us, a good night’s sleep is hard to come by. But if you’re looking to feel refreshed — and happy — in the morning, you may want to rethink how you sleep. A new study found that waking up several times throughout the night may …

Sleep Technology

Sleep Technology

♪ ♪ – I got career counseling that suggested that I look into a medical field and looked hard at a lot of different ones. This field offers a great hands-on approach to your learning and a shorter period in school than other programs. I’m John Matis. I’m a graduate of the Sleep Technology program …

Ronald Chervin, MD – Video Profile

Ronald Chervin, MD – Video Profile

>>Ronald Chervin: So I direct the University of Michigan’s Sleep Disorder Center. And my job is split into three main parts. I see patients and read their sleep studies. I teach — we train a good number of fellows. We have one of the largest sleep specialist training programs in the country. And I’m involved …