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Sleep and emotional well-being

The saying ‘they got out of the wrong side of the bed’ is often used to describe someone who is moody, irritable or hard to get along with on a particular day.  This saying shows that people understand that there is a relationship between how you slept and

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Are farmers’ sleeping habits linked to disproportionate worker fatality and suicide rates among the occupation?
The Farming and Rural workers Sleep Health (FRESH) study is aiming to better understand farmers’ sleep and sleeping issues, as well as their general health and wellbeing and work habits

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Below is a summary of our information about sleep and sleep disorders, organised into topics. Access each information sheet by clicking the link.


General Sleep Information

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Epileptic seizures during sleep or shortly after awakening

Some types of epilepsy produce seizures during sleep or soon after waking. Many of the sleep related epilepsies commence in childhood. One of these, epilepsy with centrotemporal spikes, produces recurrent seizures, of which

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Survey on med cannabis and driving

Monash University Accident Research Centre is looking for people to take part in an anonymous survey on medical cannabis and driving.

Do you currently take medicinal cannabis (with or without a prescription) or have you taken it in the last 2 years?

Do you currently live in Australia?

Do you

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1. What is known?

From an early age, children on the autism spectrum are at higher risk of poor sleep than typically developing children. Studies suggest that up to 80% of autistic children may have sleep difficulties at some time in childhood. For many children, these sleep problems can

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CQUniversity - Parent Survey on sleep difficulties and interventions in children and teenagers.

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