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Nintendo to develop device to track sleep

Japanese video game maker Nintendo will develop a device to measure a user's fatigue and map their sleep, chief executive Satoru Iwata said on Thursday, the first offering from the company's newly created healthcare division.

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Nintendo to develop device to track sleep

Japanese video game maker Nintendo will develop a device to measure a user's fatigue and map their sleep, chief executive Satoru Iwata said on Thursday, the first offering from the company's newly created healthcare division.

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Effect of light on sleep cycle in focus

The effect of light on a person’s sleep cycle or ‘circadian rhythm’ was the focus of a white paper issued by Philips, a leader in lighting. It compiled key insights from over 10 years of ongoing research, reveali

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Exercise, less sitting time, linked to better sleep

Insomniacs looking for a good night's sleep may want to hit the treadmill, take a walk or play a game of golf or tennis because a new report released on Monday shows exercise promotes good sleep and the more vigorous the workout, the better.

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35pc workers sacrifice sleep for commitments

Over a third of Middle Eastern workers (35 per cent) say they have to sacrifice sleep to fit in personal and work commitments, either by waking up too early or by burning the midnight oil, according to a global report by Regus. Al

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Philips to launch ‘healing’ light

Philips will launch HealWell, a lighting solution for hospitals designed to help care providers enhance the healing environment in patient rooms, at Arab Health 2012. HealWell combines the positive, regulating biological effects of light w

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Half of Bahrain ‘lack on sleep’

More than half of Bahrain's population is unable to get the recommended eight hours of sleep a night, a recent survey said. The findings, by Dubai-based Zarca Interactive, also found 69 per cent of the population do not have time for break

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Nap ‘helps take in new information’

A nap during the day enhances the brain’s capability to take in and process new information, said a report. Volunteers who took a 90-minute nap during the day did better at cognitive tests than those who made to stay awake throughout the d

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34pc Saudi adults 'have breathing problems'

A recent consumer research conducted by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), a world leader in healthcare, in Saudi Arabia reveals that 34 per cent adults in the kingdom experienced breathing problems during sleep. GSK revealed the findings of an extens

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Sleep apnea raises death risk 46pc: study

Severe sleep apnea raises the risk of dying early by 46 per cent, US researchers have reported, but said people with milder sleep-breathing problems do not share that risk. They said people with severe breathing disorders during sleep

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