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NHLBI Educational Materials Catalog: Facts About Insomnia

Facts About Insomnia

This easy to ready fact sheet for patients and caregivers explains insomnia; a condition in which you have trouble falling or staying asleep. The end result is poor-quality sleep that doesn’t leave you feeling refreshed when you wake up. Contains information on the 2 main types of insomnia, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment. Contains links to other online resources.

Item No.: 07-5824
Availability: Web/HTML (Information about file types)
Format: Disease and Conditions Index Fact Sheet : Color
Page Count: 8 pages
Subject: Sleep-Other/General Sleep
Audience: General Public/Patients
Language: English
Size: 8.5 in. X 11 in.
Date of Publication: 2007

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I am a medical student researching some of the most common complaints seen in a Primary Care Physician’s office. I hadn’t realize how complicated getting a good night’s sleep can be. I appreciate the article for its ability to deliver a lot of information in a brief and direct manner. Well done!

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