What happens when we sleep? | The Economist

What happens when we sleep? | The Economist

Every night, almost everyone on the planet enters into a state of unconsciousness and paralysis. But what is really happening inside the body when we drift off? And what’s the impact if we don’t get enough sleep? Sleep is regulated by your circadian rhythm, or body clock, located in the brain. The body clock responds […]

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Restless Legs Syndrome and Sleep – Diagnosis and Treatments

Restless Legs Syndrome and Sleep - Diagnosis and Treatments

Hi, my name is Dr. Charlene Gamaldo. I'm a Johns Hopkins neurology sleep faculty member and I'mthe medical director of the Howard County Sleep Disorders Center. My name is Rachel Salas. I'm a sleep neurologist board certified in both specialties. So, restless leg syndrome, that has alsorecently been coined Willis-Ekbom disorder is a clinicalsleep disorder. […]

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