28 10, 2014

Sleep apnea contributed to deadly train derailment

2021-04-29T18:38:19+00:00October 28, 2014|Safety, Shift Work, Travel|

A new report from the National Transportation Safety Board concludes that sleep problems played a role in a deadly train derailment last December. The report is a reminder that drowsiness can be a safety threat for any form of travel. On Dec. 1, 2013, [...]

22 10, 2014

Sleep loss contributed to plane crash that killed five

2021-04-29T18:38:19+00:00October 22, 2014|Safety, Sleep Deprivation, Travel|

A new report suggests that drowsy flying can be as deadly as drowsy driving. The report describes a National Transportation Safety Board investigation of a February 2013 plane crash. The NTSB final report concludes that a sleepy pilot was flying the business plane. The [...]

30 12, 2013

Top 5 sleep stories of the year: 2013

2021-04-29T18:37:14+00:00December 30, 2013|Technology, Travel, Treatment & Therapy|

As 2013 comes to an end, we take a look back at our top sleep-related stories of the year. Counting down from No. 5, these are the articles on that received the most views in 2013: 5. Sleepless in Japan Maybe a comfy [...]

16 09, 2013