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Dying to Sleep

Getting too little sleep can impair body and brain and could even be deadly

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12:58pm, October 9, 2010

For many people, days just don’t seem long enough. In order to cram everything into one 24-hour period, something has to give. Judging by many surveys of Americans, it’s sleep.

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