sleep

  1. metabolizm

    Vitamin D Supplementation is Improving my Sleep

    For the past few months I've been taking an oral vitamin D supplement, and I'm sleeping better than I have since I was a kid. Some nights I don't wake up to pee, which is really significant for me, because typically I get up at least twice. I'm taking a 4000IU supplement on average three times...
  2. koreus

    Waking up early with painful morning wood

    I usually go to bed between 11pm and 12am and sleep 8 - 9 hours but lately I have been waking up at 5 or 6am with extreme morning wood. It's actually a little painful and causes me to wake up. I usually fall back asleep within 10 to 15 minutes but the remaining sleep is not restful and I need...
  3. Lokzo

    Inclined Bed Therapy Health Benefits

  4. MyUsernameHere

    How Do You Ensure A Good Night's Sleep?

    This is one of these issues that's been plaguing me for 2-3 years now. Actually, it's been plaguing me since I started working. I figure that's at least part of the issue - it's subconscious, or psychosomatic, whatever. Why do I think? Because it's almost exclusively an issue when I have to go...
  5. ScurveDream

    Chronic Pain Relieved Greatly By Benadryl/diphenhydramine & Nightmares (story-time)?

    I'm including details here that I've never told anyone/written that much about to my knowledge, but all of it does not need to be read if you're not used to my extremely long, often (arguably) strange posts I make here. So I was going to post here about it (the pain), but figured it would be a...
  6. Lewis Acid

    Lucid Dreaming: Increased Connectivity Between Frontopolar Cortex & Temporoparietal Areas

    Frequent lucid dreaming associated with increased functional connectivity between frontopolar cortex and temporoparietal association areas. Compared to controls, the frequent lucid dream group showed significantly increased resting-state functional connectivity between left aPFC and bilateral...
  7. L

    T4 Causes Sleep Problems At Nights?

    I have read that it should actually improve sleep, and make you relaxed and sleepy but me and another person I give the t4 both experience insomnia or only a few hours of sleep in total, with tossing and turning, when we take it in the evenings. The dose is 25 mcg. Has anybody else experienced...
  8. Velve921

    Saw Success With A Sleep Combination

    Last night I experimented with this: 1mg of cypro 5mg of doxylamine succinate 5mg of theanine ice cream sea salt I normally wakeup 1x per night to urinate and have a history with an excessive urination issue. With this combination I went through the entire night without waking up and woke up...
  9. S.Seneff

    Micronutrient Inadequacy In Short Sleep: Analysis Of The NHANES 2005–2016

    Chioma J. Ikonte, Jonathan G. Mun, [...], and Susan Hazels Mitmesser One third of U.S. adults report short sleep (<7 h), which has been linked to negative health outcomes. Inadequate intake of micronutrients across the U.S. adult population has been reported, and a relationship between sleep...
  10. x-ray peat

    Inclined Bed Therapy - Sleeping With The Head End Of The Bed Elevated

    I was surprised to see that there wasn't a thread dedicated to discussing people's experience with it so here we go. At the risk of stating the obvious, it is just raising the head of your bed 6 inches and sleeping at an incline. It has been reported to achieve some impressive health results...
  11. Dan Wich

    KMUD: 2-17-17 The Precautionary Principle (Part 2)

    Direct MP3 link | Podcast setup This one was another mix of higher-level discussion with specific caller questions. The topics include: power sources (nuclear, coal), "personality" characteristics and health issues, body fat percentages, sleep, and bias in studies. I'm glad to have...
  12. haidut

    Pregnenolone Activates The Glycine Receptor

    This mechanism of pregnenolone is one of the proposed methods through which it enhances neurogenesis, memory, mood and even motor function. Low doses pregnenolon improve sleep quality and are even mildly sedating, which may also be due to the activation of the glycine receptor. Subunit-specific...
  13. haidut

    Ritanserin Restores Energetic Function (metabolism) During The Night

    I wanted to post this study as a separate thread as it caught my eye with its obvious relevance to Peat's views on sleep and metabolism. The restorative slow wave sleep (SWS) is highly dependent on metabolism and disturbances in oxidative metabolism immediately manifest in SWS. As such, SWS...
  14. L

    New Discovery: Salts In Our Brain Control Sleep Wake Cycle

    New discovery: Salts in our brain control sleep wake cycle :shock: https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/04/160429095142.htm
  15. L

    Sleep Deprivation Is Killing You And Your Career

    Sleep Deprivation is killing you and your career Sleep Deprivation Is Killing You and Your Career
  16. O

    B6-Toxcicity And Insomnia/sleep Disturbances

    Hello, I am from Holland. I have tested my blood and my vitamin B6 blood level is 345 mol/L. (Normal reference are 26-105) So this too much high. I took for two months Multivitamin with also Pyridoxine CHL 2.3 mg inside. I have weird/bizarre/lucid dreams at the moment and sleep...
  17. P

    Evaluation Of The Effect Of Pentoxifylline On Sleep-deprivation Induced Memory Impairment

    Evaluation of the effect of pentoxifylline on sleep-deprivation induced memory impairment. - PubMed - NCBI Abstract In this study, we examined the ability of Pentoxifylline (PTX) to prevent sleep deprivation induced memory impairment probably through decreasing oxidative stress. Sleep...
  18. L

    Why Six Hours Of Sleep Is As Bad As None At All

    Why Six Hours of Sleep is as bad as none at all Why Six Hours Of Sleep Is As Bad As None At All
  19. Dan Wich

    Vitamin A And Sleep

    Some interesting ideas from Chris Masterjohn: http://www.westonaprice.org/our-blogs/cmasterjohn/vitamin-plays-essential-role-setting-circadian-rhythm-allowing-good-sleep/
  20. DaveFoster

    Polyphasic Sleep

    For those interesting in learning more about polyphasic sleep see here. For my purposes, I'm attempting the SPAMAYL schedule, which stands for Sleep Polyphasically as Much as You Like. It's a modified version of the Uberman schedule, but with irregular nap times, so you can sleep whenever you...
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