Tag: negative memories

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Abuse Has Long-Lasting Effects on Sleep

Craig, an insomnia sufferer I interviewed for my book, has an explanation for why he wakes up early at 3 a.m. “Severe childhood abuse,” he said, “waking up at a particular time and being exposed […]

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Ambien Gets Another Black Eye

As if it weren’t bad enough that Ambien, a.k.a. zolpidem, can cause sleepwalking, sleep eating, and sleep driving. Now researchers are saying that America’s favorite sleeping pill increases the retention of negative memories. This is […]