Navigation Links
Early Bedtime May Help Stave Off Teen Depression
Date:6/9/2009

Extra sleep quells suicidal thoughts as well, study finds

TUESDAY, June 9 (HealthDay News) -- Teens whose parents pack them off to bed at 10 p.m. are less apt to become depressed or have suicidal thoughts than their peers who stay up much later, recent research shows.

"This study bolsters the argument that a lack of sleep can cause depression," said study author James Gangwisch, an assistant professor of psychiatry at Columbia University Medical Center in New York City. "Teens with earlier parental-mandated bedtimes were less likely to suffer from depression and suicidal thoughts."

Gangwisch was to present the findings Tuesday at the Associated Professional Sleep Societies annual meeting, in Seattle.

The study stemmed from data on more than 15,000 adolescents who participated in the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health.

The researchers found that 1,143 of the teens were depressed and 2,038 had suicidal ideation, the term clinicians use to describe suicidal thinking. Dr. Jonathan Pletcher, an adolescent medicine specialist from Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, pointed out that suicidal thoughts are common in teenagers, which is why the study included more teens with suicidal thoughts than depressed adolescents.

"A lot of teens have suicidal thoughts, but there's a big difference between suicidal ideation and being suicidal," Pletcher said.

When Gangwisch and his research team looked at the relationship of depression and suicidal thoughts to parental-mandated bedtimes, they found a clear correlation.

Teens whose parents insist on 10 p.m. or sooner for lights out were 25 percent less likely to be depressed and 20 percent less likely to have suicidal thoughts, compared with kids who hit the sack at midnight or later.

Gangwisch said he adjusted the data to account for numerous factors, including parental connectedness and the age of the teens, becau
'/>"/>

Copyright©2009 ScoutNews,LLC.
All rights reserved  

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Pot bellies linked to early signs of cardiovascular disease
2. Eye-staining technique offers early detection for dry eye syndrome
3. Early Weight Loss in Women Linked to Dementia
4. Isolation of a new gene family essential for early development
5. U of M study: Early treatment can reverse heart damage
6. Gerresheimer to be Included in the SDAX Early Decision on Inclusion in the MDAX on September 5, 2007
7. Rock N Roll: Sex, Drugs and an Early Exit
8. Pop stars more than twice as likely to die an early death
9. Exercise and yoga improves quality of life in women with early-stage breast cancer
10. Research says doctors gender may hinder early diagnosis of heart disease in women
11. Antidepressant shows early promise in treating agitation and psychotic symptoms of dementia
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Early Bedtime May Help Stave Off Teen Depression
(Date:8/1/2015)... ... August 01, 2015 , ... Calvary Hospital today announced that it is ... campus. The goal is to bring this Torah – dating from 1880 – back ... and religious services. , Scroll No. 515, from the town of Taus-Domazlice, is ...
(Date:8/1/2015)... ... 2015 , ... On Tuesday, July 28th, Symantec released a security industry ... behind the attack on Anthem Inc. which resulted in one of the largest data ... and spear phishing campaigns. , For Joe Caruso, founder and CEO/CTO of ...
(Date:8/1/2015)... ... 2015 , ... On March 19, 2015 Phil Valentine – the Executive Director of Connecticut Community ... by stepping off Springer Mountain and heading north. Since that day, Phil has hiked ... and was greeted by friends and family. He visited CCAR and left an inspirational ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... 01, 2015 , ... The Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International ... Nursing (GAPFON) 20-21 July 2015 in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Key nurse leaders from ... Silvia Cassiani, Advisor, Nursing and Allied Health Personnel Development, Unit of Human Resources for ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... ... July 31, 2015 , ... Recently touted by Becker’s Healthcare ... health analytics , Jvion continues to disrupt the predictive analytic and big data ... patient and population level illness to drive prevention and better health outcomes. Most ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Calvary Hospital Announces Plans to Restore Historic Torah 2Health News:Calvary Hospital Announces Plans to Restore Historic Torah 3Health News:Frenemy at the Gates - Hackers Excel at Leveraging Trust 2Health News:Frenemy at the Gates - Hackers Excel at Leveraging Trust 3Health News:Frenemy at the Gates - Hackers Excel at Leveraging Trust 4Health News:Connecticut Executive Hikes Appalachian Trail to Raise Awareness About Recovery. 2Health News:Key Latin American Nurse Leaders Identify Regional Issues During Global Advisory Panel on the Future of Nursing Meeting 2Health News:Key Latin American Nurse Leaders Identify Regional Issues During Global Advisory Panel on the Future of Nursing Meeting 3Health News:Key Latin American Nurse Leaders Identify Regional Issues During Global Advisory Panel on the Future of Nursing Meeting 4Health News:Jvion Showcased as Leader in the Predictive Analytic Market 2
... WATERTOWN, Mass. , Jan. 12 Research shows ... also good for the brain, according to the Alzheimer,s Association. ... temperatures to get in shape for the Boston Marathon(R) on ... to keep in shape as well. , (Logo:   http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20100112/DC36305LOGO ...
... heart disease, experts say , TUESDAY, Jan. 12 (HealthDay News) ... the thighs and buttocks may be better for you than ... of the data on the subject suggests it may even ... of lower body, that is, gluteofemoral fat that is striking," ...
... , , COLTS NECK, N.J. , Jan. ... a bold resolution for 2010 and it,s kicking off in ... it will open a 14,200 square-foot club in Smyrna ... locations to open within 24 months. Retrofitness already has 54 locations ...
... , , SHENZHEN, China , ... www.htdsmedical.com ) announced that its directors have resolved that up ... sale of its MindUp division to Hiru will be distributed to ... Terry Yuan , HTDS President, said, "In our efforts to maximize ...
... risk of developing the most common form of renal cell cancer, ... journal BJUI . US researchers found that obese patients ... a clear-cell renal cell cancer (RCC) than patients with a body ... by four per cent for every extra BMI point. The ...
... The American College of Physicians (ACP) has issued ... patients, physicians, and caregivers. The Journal ... Caregivers, Patients and Physicians: Ethical Guidance to Optimize ... resources to help physicians manage relationships with patients ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:The Run for the Memory Marathon Team Getting in Shape and Fighting Alzheimer's 2Health News:The Run for the Memory Marathon Team Getting in Shape and Fighting Alzheimer's 3Health News:The Run for the Memory Marathon Team Getting in Shape and Fighting Alzheimer's 4Health News:Could a Bigger Bottom Boost Health? 2Health News:Could a Bigger Bottom Boost Health? 3Health News:Hot Fitness Concept Comes to Atlanta 2Health News:Hard To Treat Diseases (HTDS) To Disperse Special One Time Hiru (HIRU) Common Stock 2Health News:Hard To Treat Diseases (HTDS) To Disperse Special One Time Hiru (HIRU) Common Stock 3Health News:Hard To Treat Diseases (HTDS) To Disperse Special One Time Hiru (HIRU) Common Stock 4Health News:Obesity linked to common form of kidney cancer and each extra BMI point increases risk 2Health News:New ethical guidance from ACP for patient-physician-caregiver relationship 2
(Date:7/31/2015)... 31, 2015  Xcelience, a contract development and ... made a structured cash investment in Powdersize, a ... milling, micronization and powder size classification within the ... business while simultaneously adding a complete set of ... capabilities. "As we continue to ...
(Date:7/31/2015)... SAN DIEGO , July 31, 2015 ... Eisai Co., Ltd. (Headquarters: Tokyo , ... Halozyme Therapeutics, Inc. (Headquarters: San Diego, California ... , "NASDAQ: HALO") have signed a clinical collaboration agreement ... , "eribulin") in combination with Halozyme,s investigational drug PEGPH20 ...
(Date:7/30/2015)... 2015 Edwards Lifesciences Corporation (NYSE: EW ), ... hemodynamic monitoring, today announced that Robert A. Ingram ... "Bob is an ardent champion for innovation in the lifesciences ... him on Edwards, board as we pursue our focused innovation ... CEO.  "Bob has provided a valuable perspective to our board, ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Xcelience Makes Structured Cash Investment in Powdersize 2Xcelience Makes Structured Cash Investment in Powdersize 3Eisai and Halozyme Sign Collaboration Agreement to Investigate Eribulin and PEGPH20 in Metastatic Breast Cancer 2Eisai and Halozyme Sign Collaboration Agreement to Investigate Eribulin and PEGPH20 in Metastatic Breast Cancer 3Eisai and Halozyme Sign Collaboration Agreement to Investigate Eribulin and PEGPH20 in Metastatic Breast Cancer 4Eisai and Halozyme Sign Collaboration Agreement to Investigate Eribulin and PEGPH20 in Metastatic Breast Cancer 5Eisai and Halozyme Sign Collaboration Agreement to Investigate Eribulin and PEGPH20 in Metastatic Breast Cancer 6
... presented an interim study analysis indicating that MENOPUR® (menotropins ... fertilization (IVF) cycles using a gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH) ... the 65th Annual Meeting of the American Society for ... , MENOPUR® vs. rFSH in GnRH Antagonist ...
... China, Oct. 20 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Simcere Pharmaceutical Group,(NYSE: ... leading pharmaceutical company,specializing in development, manufacturing, and marketing ... announced an agreement with,OSI Pharmaceuticals, Inc., to develop, ... , Headquartered in Long ...
Cached Medicine Technology:Research Compares MENOPUR(R) With rFSH in GnRH Antagonist IVF Cycles 2Research Compares MENOPUR(R) With rFSH in GnRH Antagonist IVF Cycles 3Simcere Pharmaceutical Group Announces Collaboration with OSI Pharmaceuticals 2Simcere Pharmaceutical Group Announces Collaboration with OSI Pharmaceuticals 3
Extremely wide blade opening. Excellent bio and MRI compatibility. Lot number on each clip. Long reliable history. Deflected large type, opening width 8.0 mm and length 5 mm....
Extremely wide blade opening. Excellent bio and MRI compatibility. Lot number on each clip. Long reliable history. Mini-type 1/1 (mm), opening width 4.0 mm and length 8.2 mm....
Extremely wide blade opening. Excellent bio and MRI compatibility. Lot number on each clip. Long reliable history. Fenestrated large type 1/1 (mm), opening width 8.0 mm and length 7.5 mm....
Extremely wide blade opening. Excellent bio and MRI compatibility. Lot number on each clip. Long reliable history. Fenestrated large type 1/1 (mm), opening width 8.0 mm and length 5 mm....
Medicine Products: