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Sleep is important for human Life.

Why We Sleep

Why We Sleep

by Matthew Walker

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"Routinely sleeping less than six or seven hours a night demolishes your immune system, more than doubling your risk of cancer."

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"Insufficient sleep is a key lifestyle factor determining whether or not you will develop Alzheimer's disease."

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"Inadequate sleep - even moderate reductions for just one week - disrupts blood sugar levels so profoundly that you would be classified as pre-diabetic."

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"If you don't sleep the very first night after learning, you lose the chance to consolidate those memories, even if you get lots of "catch-up" sleep thereafter. In terms of memory, then, sleep is not like the bank. You cannot accumulate a debt and hope to pay it off at a later point in time. Slee...

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"The shorter your sleep, the shorter your life."

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