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A Prescription For Sleep

Dr. William C. Shiel Jr., Chief Medical Editor of MedicineNet.com discusses sleep, what does it do for us?

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Listen now to Dr. William Shiel discuss A Prescription For Sleep. (MP3 4:41min 2.15MB)

The following is a partial transcript taken from this audio broadcast:

"Today we would like to welcome Dr. William Shiel to our MedicineNet podcast discussing a popular topic with our viewers - sleep!  Dr. Shiel, what does sleep do for us? Actually, sleep plays a number of roles in a restorative fashion for our bodies.  The primary areas that we're all aware of are: restoring our physical well-being by making us feel better after a hard day of physical activities, and it restoring us emotionally and mentally allowing us  time for recovery from life stresses during the day...."

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