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Norepinephrine: responsible for focus, mood, energy…and sleep?

Recently, we had a post about the importance of GABA, serotonin, and melatonin in sleep circuitry.  These calming markers are not the only factors important for sleep, however. Did you know that norepinephrine, a neurotransmitter commonly seen as excitatory, is … Continue reading

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What do you do when counting sheep just doesn’t cut it? Look at neurocircuitry!

Most of us can attest to having trouble getting a good night’s sleep from time-to-time. We lie awake worrying about something that happened during the day, or the room is the wrong temperature or a scary movie we just watched … Continue reading

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