Tag: David Seiden M.D.

‘Circadian Rhythm’ Nobel Prize Spotlights Sleep Health

Nobel Prize winners Jeffrey C. Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael W. Young. (AFP photo/Chinese University of Hong Kong CUHK) To...

October 5, 2017

Sleep Disturbances May Increase Risk for Alzheimer’s

Research on the brains of patients with Alzheimer’s disease has uncovered toxic proteins that interrupt signals firing between neurons. Those...

July 31, 2017

Shifting Sleep Times Impact Insulin, May Lead...

If you’re like most this week, you’re likely feeling the effects of Daylight Saving Time, which started yesterday. Awakening in...

March 14, 2016

Back to School; Back to Bed

It’s a recurring argument this time of year in homes with school-age children:  You tell junior to wrap up his...

August 9, 2013

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Reading the Medication Labels

The package inserts on medications these days read like a laundry list of potential side effects. How do we know which would be more common...

A Celebrity’s Bout with Ruptured Aneurysms...

Actress Emilia Clarke, 35, best known for her role in Game of Thrones, recently spoke candidly about her struggles since suffering two ruptured aneurysms over...

Roundup: Monkeypox Declared Public Health Emergency;...

U.S. Declares Monkeypox a Public Health Emergency; Here’s What That Means The White House has declared monkeypox a public health emergency, a move that gives...

Basics of De-Stressing: Identifying, Resolving Stress...

In today’s rapidly changing world, stress is all around us and it’s hard to avoid some form of stress sometime during the day. “Anything can...

Better Breastfeeding: Tips for Expectant and...

You’ve stocked up on diapers, struggled to properly install your car seat and put together the crib. Now you’re anxiously awaiting the birth of your...

Understanding the Vital Importance of Routine...

A lag in routine vaccinations for children — which are required for attendance at most schools, camps and daycare centers — during the pandemic has...

Weight-Loss Medications: Clarifying Misconceptions

For decades, public health experts have warned us about the negative consequences of the obesity epidemic. However, the numbers continue to rise with no signs...

Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute Cardiology...

Baptist Health Doctors Hospital, located in Coral Gables, has provided high-quality medical care to the community for decades. Starting today, Aug. 1, Doctors Hospital will...

Roundup: Health Risks of Napping Regularly;...

Napping Regularly May Increase Your Risk of High Blood Pressure and Stroke, Researchers Find Adults who frequently take naps have a greater risk of developing...

Miami Cancer Institute to Lead NIH-Funded...

Approximately 15,000 Americans are diagnosed with glioblastoma each year. Despite advances in understanding the molecular causes and effects of glioblastomas, or GBM, it remains the...