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Sleep Eating

2 Curious Reasons You May Be Gaining Weight While You Sleep

Posted 09.19.2013 | Healthy Living

By Robert Rosenberg, DO I find it fascinating that while asleep and in a prolonged fasting state, our blood sugar does not drop. A similar period...

Raw Bacon, Buttered Cigarettes, Salt Sandwiches?!

Stanford Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine | Posted 10.08.2013 | Healthy Living
Stanford Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine

Sleep-related eating disorders may involve the consumption of peculiar food and inedible or toxic substances. Reports include consuming a variety of items, nearly anything imaginable, including: frozen pizzas, raw bacon, buttered cigarettes and cleaning solutions.

Cara Santa Maria

Why Do People Still Take This?

HuffingtonPost.com | Cara Santa Maria | Posted 12.06.2012 | Science

Hi everyone. Cara Santa Maria here. You've heard the stories, right? Someone takes Ambien so they can sleep, and next thing they know, they're waking ...

Little Kids Sleep Eating

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.08.2012 | Comedy

It's the age-old dilemma: eat or sleep? Well, why not both? As these 13 kids will show, you don't necessarily have to choose one or the other. That...

Don't Sleep and Drive: How to Avoid Complex Sleep Behaviors

Tracey Marks, M.D. | Posted 03.18.2012 | Healthy Living
Tracey Marks, M.D.

Sleeping pills are generally safe, especially when used short-term. Complex sleep behaviors such as sleep eating, sleep driving and sleep violence are uncommon side effects. But there are known factors that increase the risk of this happening to you.

WATCH: Little Boy Sleep-Eats Ice Cream

Posted 10.20.2011 | Comedy

Sometimes life is just overwhelming. For a kid, that usually happens any time ice cream is involved. This little guy was obviously excited for his ...

Short Sleep and Fast Food

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael J. Breus

It turns out that all three are associated with one another: being overweight, being a "short" sleeper and being in the habit of eating out and enjoying fatty foods.