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The Dangerous Link Between Poverty And Sleep Deprivation

Orfeu M. Buxton, Ph.D | Posted 11.04.2012 | Healthy Living
Orfeu M. Buxton, Ph.D

Sleep, a powerful source of resilience, is usually noticed most when deficient. One recurring theme of the "Great Recession" is the impact of financial hardship on sleep, stress, and health.

Why Sleep Disorders Disproportionately Affect The Poor

Susan Redline, M.D., MPH | Posted 10.28.2012 | Healthy Living
Susan Redline, M.D., MPH

2012-08-28-scblog2.pngIndividuals from disadvantaged neighborhoods and racial/ethnic minorities are at increased risk for sleep disorders due to a variety of environmental exposures, occupational and psychosocial conditions, and possibly genetic factors.