Tag Archives: Insomnia and lack of sleep

"There's a tendency to trivialise insomnia and many GPs don't understand it at all"

A staggering 15.3 million prescriptions for sleeping pills were written last year, costing the NHS around £50 million. Sales of over the counter sleep aids have also soared and according to a report in The Lancet, one in four of us thinks we are not getting enough sleep. For the over 60’s the news is even worse. Latest research even … Read the full article here >

“There’s a tendency to trivialise insomnia and many GPs don’t understand it at all”

A staggering 15.3 million prescriptions for sleeping pills were written last year, costing the NHS around £50 million. Sales of over the counter sleep aids have also soared and according to a report in The Lancet, one in four of us thinks we are not getting enough sleep. For the over 60’s the news is even worse. Latest research even … Read the full article here >