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The “Brain-Washing” Effect of Sleep

Apr 13 | 2014

Recently, the critical importance of sleep has come to the forefront due to conclusive evidence for sleep’s role in a variety of disease processes including obesity, coronary artery disease and neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer’s dementia. Specifically, sleep deprivation and insomnia prime the system for the development of these lethal diseases, to name a few. The mechanism by which poo...