Kirn, Walter; Aguayo, Anna Macias; Bowers, Paige; Crittle, Simon; Whitaker, Leslie
December 2004
Time;12/20/2004, Vol. 164 Issue 25, p56
Discusses how many Americans do not get enough sleep because of busy schedules, long work hours, and more activities. How many people who suffer from sleep deprivation use coffee to help stimulate their brain throughout the day; Use of treatments such as Metabolite, antidepressants, and narcolepsy drugs to combat the effects of sleeplessness; Suggestion that people can become accustomed to surviving with less sleep if it is a part of their lifestyle; How many people who starve themselves from sleep are convinced that their heightened productivity is worth it.


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