Possibly. The strong sedative stimulates brain activity in coma patients.
Looking back at the year's most important sleep discoveries.
The hypnotic sleep aid may aid neurological rehabilitation by increasing synaptic GABA signaling, obvi.
With neuro-sex studies still in their infancy, walking into the lab with gender assumptions doesn't get us anywhere.
The neurotransmitter, inhibited by the sleep drug Belsomra, may play a role in preventing heart failure.
At least three-quarters of clinically depressed people struggle with sleep, and insomnia is a well-proven risk factor for suicide across different cultures and age groups.
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