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Sleep Disorders in Women (cont.)

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National Sleep Foundation, Women and Sleep

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Center on Sleep Disorders Research, Sleep, Sex Differences, and Women's Health

National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Brain Basics: Understanding Sleep

Sleepnet.com

American Academy of Sleep Medicine, Find a Sleep Center

Medically reviewed by Peter O'Connor, MD; American Board of Otolaryngology with subspecialty in Sleep Medicine


Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 7/29/2014
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Sleep Disorders in Women - Patient Experience

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Read What Your Physician is Reading on Medscape

Sleep Dysfunction in Women »

Women are twice as likely as men to have difficulties falling asleep or maintaining sleep, although before puberty no significant differences are apparent.

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