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Insomia Sucks, But Sleeping Pills Can Increase Your Risk Of Death 400%

Is there anything that makes you feel worse than a sleepless night? Getting out of bed the next morning is truly depressing, knowing that your day is probably going to suck. It's enough to get many of us reaching for sleeping pills at night so we can at least be assured some shut-eye. But, according to a new study, that pill-induced sleep comes at a pretty high risk--a 400% increase rate of death.
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Study: Sleeping Pills Linked with Early Death

Health : Healthland (3 years ago)

There’s a lot to keep you up at night — including this: new research suggests that the sleeping pills that many Americans use to help them rest may increase the risk of early death. In the study, which compared 10,529 people who rec... Read Post

Sleeping Pills Increase Mortality Risk

Health : Medical News Today (3 years ago)

People are relying on sleeping pills more than ever to get a good night's rest, but a new study by Scripps Clinic researchers links the medications to a 4.6 times higher risk of death and a significant increase in cancer cases among... Read Post

Medical News Today: Could too much sleep increase the risk of stroke?

Health : Medical News Today (13 hours ago)

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