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Nov
4

You see, we’re not crazy after all

“Study links primary insomnia to a neurochemical abnormality in young and middle-aged adults. The study is the first to show a specific neurochemical difference in the brains of adults with primary insomnia.” At last! I knew it, I said it in INSOMNIAC: insomnia is not (necessarily) about psychopathology, it’s about neurophysiology I always knew there […]

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Mar
5

How and when did you come by it?

written by Gayle

What time of life, childhood, adolescence, motherhood, menopause? Childhood onset insomnia is said to be rare, but a lot of people talk of their insomnia as going back forever. Adolescent onset insomnia is also said to be “rare.” And yet many people trace their insomnia to this time. Researchers tells us that most insomnia is […]

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