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Brown research shows significant impact of sleep on learning

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Brown research shows significant impact of sleep on learning

February 7, 2020 0 comments

Researchers from the University’s Laboratory for Cognitive and Perceptual Learning found that improved performance in reward-driven visual perceptual learning occurred only when combined with sleep. 

Quarter of undergrads sleep 6 hours or less

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Quarter of undergrads sleep 6 hours or less

April 19, 2019 Comments are Disabled

Sleep rejuvenates the body and the mind, and drooping eyelids, nodding heads and the temptation to succumb to a nap in lecture point to the potential risks caused by lack of sleep among some at the University.

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Sleep lab links alcoholism, mood to sleep

October 4, 2017 Comments are Disabled

Everybody sleeps, yet we still know so little about why, what the brain does while we do or how it affects people’s behavior

Brown professor finds marijuana does not improve sleep quality

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Brown professor finds marijuana does not improve sleep quality

November 9, 2016 Comments are Disabled

A recent study co-authored by Professor Michael Stein suggests that marijuana use may have a negative effect on sleep quality.