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Sleep Quality in Young Adults (Mellen Studies in Psychology, 8)

by Kathy Sexton-Radek

  • 363 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Edwin Mellen Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Adults,
  • Neurology & clinical neurophysiology,
  • Sleep & dreams,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Psychology,
  • Neuroscience,
  • Developmental - Adolescent,
  • College students,
  • Sleep,
  • Sleep disorders

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages128
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10971352M
    ISBN 100773466541
    ISBN 109780773466548

      Overall, bedtime routines and quality of sleep has attracted the most research interest with studies consistently showing that better quality bedtime routines are associated with better sleep quality and duration for both adults and children [6–8].Cited by: 4.   After looking at over 1, hours of computer and phone data, and the surveys and diaries, the researchers found participants spent an average of hours sleeping (this is the recommended amount for college-age people). However, outside of averages, these hours varied from hours to as many as 14 hours.

    The other sleep category, REM (rapid eye movement) sleep, is the period when people dream. Body temperature, blood pressure, heart rate, and breathing increase to levels measured when people are awake. Studies report that REM sleep enhances learning and memory, and contributes to emotional health — in complex ways. Participate in this module to better understand age-related sleep changes and common types of sleep disorders in older adults. Learners will learn to assess sleep problems, utilize diagnostic testing and manage common sleep disorders, such as obstructive sleep apnea, sleep movement disorders, circadian rhythm sleep disorders and REM sleep.

      In adults. There are many possible reasons for sleeplessness, including your sleeping habits, lifestyle choices, and medical conditions. Some causes are . Recommended Amount of Sleep for a Healthy Adult People to “increase the proportion of adults who get suf-ficient sleep.”53 After a preliminary review of the literature, the scope of the recommendation was limited to adults aged 18 to 60 years. The age cutoffs were based on a meta-analysis of sleep .


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Sleep Quality in Young Adults (Mellen Studies in Psychology, 8) by Kathy Sexton-Radek Download PDF EPUB FB2

Sleep Quality in Young Adults (Mellen Studies in Psychology, 8) [Sexton-Radek, Kathy] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Sleep Quality in Young Adults Cited by: This book addresses basic sleep facts, sleep disorders and behaviors related to young adult sleep, filling a lacuna in the scientific literature, with a particular focus on college students’ sleep : Young Adult Sleep -- Such as It Seems -- Ch.

Basics of Sleep -- Ch. The Active World of Sleep -- Ch. When Sleep Goes Bad -- Ch. To Sleep Perchance to Rest -- Ch. Sleepy Young Adults -- Ch.

Young Adult Workers -- Ch. Between Classes and Work It\'s Naptime -- Ch. The goal of this study was to identify the sleep quality of young adult college.

students and its implications on other health behavior. The specific objectives were to: 1. assess sleep quality in young adult college students aged 18 - 24 from pre­.Cited by: 1.

Six Great Sleep Books for Adults. Bedtime Routine If you're looking to improve the quality and quantity of your sleep, you’ll appreciate being able to dig deeper into the world of sleep in this book that ends with a detailed three-week program that is designed to help you achieve optimal rest.

Sleep: How does it affect adolescents and young adults. Sleep%is%essential%to%the%healthy%development%of%adolescents%andyoung%adults,%as%well%as%their%successatschool%and%in%%%%% the%workplace.%In%,%two%thirds%of%adolescents%reported%insufficient%sleep,as%did%one%thirdof%young%adults.1%In% adolescence,%insufficient%sleep,%inadequatesleep%quality,%and%irregular%sleep%patterns%areassociated%with%daytime File Size: KB.

on adolescents and young adults is relatively new and limited, but scientists believe that many effects demonstrated in studies and clinical observations of adults are similar in adolescents.

Sleep researchers, therefore, believe that insufficient sleep in teens and young adults is linked to: “ Increased risk of unintentional injuries and death. and whether young children live in the household (10–12) are associated with sleep duration and quality.

This report describes sleep duration, sleep quality, insomnia symptoms, and the use of sleep medication among U.S. adults, by sex and family type. Keywords: sleep time • insomnia • family structure • National Health Interview Survey. We found that younger adults are more likely than older adults to display a pattern of sleep problems characterised by poor sleep quality and longer sleep latency, whereas older adults are more likely to display inefficient sleeping, characterised by long periods spent in bed while not by:   What follows is a look at several books that illustrate the importance of a good night’s sleep-some by providing a template for better sleep, others by exploring the cultural history of sleep.

This is because teenagers need more sleep ( hours vs for most adults) and also because changes in the brain mean teens already have a delayed sleep-wake pattern. It is reported that sleeping is important in terms of the health of young adults and it is said that young people need sleep for an average of hours per [4,24].

“Short sleepers are people who sleep less than 5 hrs, with no daytime impairment, where the typical sleep time for young and middle aged adults is 7 to 9 hours.”.

The first sleep book by a leading scientific expertProfessor Matthew Walker, Director of UC Berkeleys Sleep and Neuroimaging Labreveals his groundbreaking exploration of sleep, explaining how we can harness its transformative power to change our lives for the better.

The first sleep book by a leading scientific expert—Professor Matthew Walker, Director of UC Berkeley’s Sleep and Neuroimaging Lab—reveals his groundbreaking exploration of sleep /5.

EXPLORING THE EFFECTS OF SOCIAL MEDIA USE ON THE MENTAL HEALTH OF YOUNG ADULTS by AMELIA C. STRICKLAND. A thesis submitted in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the Honors in the Major Program in Advertising and Public Relations in the College of Sciences and in the Burnett Honors College at the University of Central FloridaCited by: 1.

Improving sleep quality may be helped by better sleep habits or being diagnosed and treated for any sleep disorder you may have. References: Hirshkowitz M, Whiton K, Albert SM, Alessi C, Bruni O, et al.

The National Sleep Foundation’s sleep time duration recommendations: methodology and results summary. Sleep Health. ;1(1)–   The Sleep Book: How to Sleep Well Every Night. Guy Meadows wrote this book to help those who suffer from insomnia finally get a good night’s rest. This is a drug-free and holistic approach to helping people who are sleep deprived.

In it, he lays out a 5 week, comprehensive plan to combat and finally overcome insomnia. The amount of sleep adults get in general has been declining over the past few years. “If you look at the s and s, people reported average sleep times of hours a night,” Simpson Author: Gina Shaw.

To maintain a quality sleep cycle, limit daytime napping to just 10 to 20 minutes. If you find that daytime naps make you less sleepy at bedtime, avoid napping altogether. If you have trouble falling asleep, try taking 1 to 2 milligrams of melatonin (look for the sustained-release tablets) about two hours before bed.

Insomnia is said to occur when sleep stimuli (e.g., bed, bedroom, bedtime) are no longer uniquely paired with sleep, but have been paired with other activities (e.g., worrying, being awake, reading). Stimulus control therapy is an effective intervention derived from stimulus control theory.

The prevalence of poor sleep quality and sleep problems varies greatly depending on the population. For example, in a study in 8 different countries, the prevalence of poor sleep quality ranged from % to over 40%. 10 In a study of Norwegians using DSM-V, a prevalence of % (% for women, % for men) 11 was by: Publications; Sleep quality and diurnal preference in a sample of young adults: Associations with 5HTTLPR, PER3, and CLOCK Cited by:   Electronic Media and Sleep.

Today’s adolescents and young adults have grown up in an electronic age. According to the National Sleep Foundation’s Sleep in America Poll, almost all adolescents had at least 1 media electronic device in their bedroom.

4 Among the devices reported were televisions (57%), music players (90%), video game consoles (43%), computers (28%), and phones Cited by: