Recent Blog Articles
Postpartum anxiety is invisible, but common and treatable
Right-sizing opioid prescriptions after surgery
Ready for your routine medical checkup?
Nicotine addiction explained — and how medications can help
Is your vision impaired? Tips to cope
Misgendering: What it is and why it matters
Healthy brain, healthier heart?
Stories connect us
Wondering about a headline-grabbing drug? Read on
Respiratory virus cases tick upward: What parents should know
Harvard Health Blog
Want to improve your memory? Get a good night’s sleep!
- By: Andrew E. Budson, MD, Contributor
As a service to our readers, Harvard Health Publishing provides access to our library of archived content. Please note the date of last review or update on all articles. No content on this site, regardless of date, should ever be used as a substitute for direct medical advice from your doctor or other qualified clinician.
it is a very helpful material. Enjoyed reading it.
very helpful information
Good write up you have there. I have learned 2 important things:
1. Go through the materials I want to remember for several days. If possible daily which will be my strategy and,
2. Followed by 7-9 hours of sleep eah night.
Thanks for the valuable information highlighting our need for a daily 7-9 hours’ sleep.
hi I am a retired veteran and have trouble sleeping I so used to getting up in the morning early and now I don’t have to get up early I also have sleep apnea and have a machine I would like to improve my sleeping
Useful information. Thanks guys
Thanks For Such a wonderful Article.
Yes; it’s so very important especially for children and young generation to have enough hours of good sleep rest in order to generate your internal system, self control and defensive emotions of your body.
Commenting has been closed for this post.
You might also be interested in…
Improving Sleep: A guide to a good night's rest
When you wake up in the morning, are you refreshed and ready to go, or groggy and grumpy? For many people, the second scenario is all too common. Improving Sleep: A guide to a good night's rest describes the latest in sleep research, including information about the numerous health conditions and medications that can interfere with normal sleep, as well as prescription and over-the-counter medications used to treat sleep disorders. Most importantly, you’ll learn what you can do to get the sleep you need for optimal health, safety, and well-being.
- General ways to improve sleep
- Breathing disorders in sleep
- When to seek help
- The benefits of good sleep