Sleep Essay Examples

Sleep time

My grandparents are now well into their ’70’. According to their ages we would call them ‘elderly people’. The image of elderly people is that they are unglamorous, grumpy and old-fashioned. But my grandparents are different. My grandma has short, thin, gray hair. The silver hair forms a shiny texture, which changes in different lights…. View Article

Sleeps and Dreams

Shakespeare uses sleep as a way of showing emotions such as worry and distress, or as a contrast to ,or, as a sign of death. In Macbeth, Shakespeare uses it to show the conflict in Macbeth’s and Lady Macbeth’s minds, with Lady Macbeth eventually committing suicide due to internal torment. He uses dreams and visions… View Article

Insomnia: The Rush to Sleep

Abstract This paper addresses insomnia by examining general views of the writer’s interests in the subject, an analysis of the disorder, symptoms, current diagnostic/study techniques, clinical psychologists’ causes and how the disorder is treated. As an individual who values and appreciates a good night sleep, insomnia, which occurs more often in women and in the… View Article

Child Development Article Review

This article is about studying children’s sleep patterns to see if sleep disorders may be a direct correlation to behavior problems within children. Could sleep issues be the cause for such issues like ADHD and other behavior related illnesses including psychiatric disorders? According to John Bates, Richard Viken, Douglas Alexander, Jennifer Beyers, and Lesley Stockton,… View Article

How Lack of Sleep Effects Young Adults

Many people feel that sleep is a part of our lives that can be given up on to meet the burdens of a busy schedule. However, lack of sleep increases the risk of accidents, irritability and symptoms of depression as well as impairing memory and cognitive function. When a young adult is growing up they… View Article

Experimental Research

I have chosen to describe the study to be performed by the pharmaceutical company that wants to test a new sleep aid. Before they engage in human studies the researchers must determine what they want to prove exactly. Since the goal of the drug is to promote better sleep habits, the hypothesis for this study… View Article

Tools That Monitor Truck Drivers

How to Monitor Truck Drivers Trucks and drivers represent a considerable cost for firms, therefore, a firm should use tools to monitor the behavior of its truck driver to ensure that 1- Drivers are following regulations to minimize risks and cost. 2- Reduces or eliminates fatigue-related injuries and fatalities. 3- Reduces accidents and equipment damage…. View Article

Scary Stories

What I’m about to tell you happened only for about an hour I would have to say. After describing the events to a friend he had persuaded me to write about it on this website: nopulse. Here others had posted scary stories that had happened to them and you could comment. I’n my case I… View Article

Time machine

Time travel is the concept of moving between different points in time in a manner analogous to moving between different points in space, generally using a theoretical invention, namely a time machine. It has a commonly recognized place in philosophy and fiction, but has a very limited application in real world physics, such as in… View Article

How to Sleep Well

In order to sleep well we should follow three reasons. First of all, don’t eat or drink a lot before bedtime. If you drink too much liquid before sleeping, you’ll wake up repeatedly in the night for trips to the bathroom or cause you to wake up repeatedly. Don’t eat spicy or fatty foods because… View Article

Psychology – Sleeping Disorder

A sleeping disorder that was discussed in Module 7 was Narcolepsy. Many people around the world are affected by this disorder a person with such disorder may go an entire day feeling the urge to sleep and always feeling fatigued. Narcolepsy is defined as a “Chronic disorder that is marked by excessive sleepiness, usually in… View Article

Nightmare: A Negative Dream

Most of the people of today are contented to say that nightmares are “only dreams” which they mean, it is just imaginary and of no consequence. They’re not worried or anything because dreams are just dreams and it won’t happen in real life. To others, it has been the result of the visitation of the… View Article

Touched: Sleep and Childlike Things

As I sat in my living room patiently, I attempted to gather up the nerve to tell my story to my parents who were clueless to what happened to me the night before. My hands shook and became wet to the touch with sweat. The room felt ice cold but my face felt like fire… View Article

Persuasive Speech on Sleeping Habits

Are you tired and having trouble paying attention in class? Focusing on tasks at hand? Or just completely being overall unproductive? The average college student is deprived at least two full hours asleep each night according to “College Tidbits” a website designed to promote healthy lifestyles and productivity in daily college life. These results were… View Article

Sleep Theories

Most people think that when we sleep, we can shut down our mind. However, with the power of advanced technique, scientist made a careful observation of human brain waves, body temperature, heart rate, breathing, and other physical functions. They received a new light on sleep. Our brain and body actually are active during sleep, sometimes… View Article