Exactly How Much More You Eat When You’re Sleep Deprived

Exactly How Much More You Eat When You’re Sleep Deprived

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| By Loran Simon

eating in bedeSleep deprivation is not a good thing for your health, even leading to weight gain. The lack of sleep leads people into eating much more food.

Key takeaways:

·         40 percent of people usually get less than the recommended seven to nine hours of sleep per night.

·         A bad night of sleep causes you not to exercise, resulting in extra calories stored in your body.

·         Skimping on sleep negatively affects the regulation of hormones such as leptin and ghrelin that control hunger and appetite.

Bottom line: If you can, try to get seven to nine hours of sleep a night. When you can’t (because…life), just know that you’re probably going to be tempted to eat more junk than usual, and work hard to fight that urge.

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http://www.womenshealthmag.com/weight-loss/how-many-calories-you-eat-when-tired

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Prof. Ash is the inventor of the highly successful SOMNOWELL Chrome device for snoring and sleep apnoea.

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Prof. Ash works at the forefront of his profession. He is a Consultant and Specialist Orthodontist with over 30 years clinical experience, with a special interest in sleep related breathing disorders, TMJD, and bruxism. He currently works in Harley Street London and two private hospitals in London as part of a multi-disciplinary team managing snoring and sleep apnoea, and is Visiting Professor of Orthodontics at the BPP University.

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