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What is Social Jetlag?

This holiday period may see fewer of us taking to the skies and therefore not experiencing the jetlag that comes with long-haul travel. However, there is another type of jetlag, social jetlag, which you can experience even if holidaying closer to home.   What is social jetlag? Social jetlag1 occurs...Read more

How to promote creativity and well-being through dreams

Are there different types of dreams? During a typical night’s sleep, everyone dreams but while some people easily and often remember their dreams, other people can’t recall their dreams. Dream content is often heavily influenced by our personal experiences, but researchers have found that certain dream themes are very common...Read more

Helping the C-suite to manage fatigue in challenging times

Covid-19 has had a dramatic impact on businesses globally, with top C-suite executives having to make decisions that they might have never thought to have considered. Even after the current restrictions are lifted, businesses will have to navigate through challenging and uncertain times, all of which will continue to impact...Read more

An effective therapy for insomnia

While many of us have difficulty dropping off occasionally, especially when going through stressful life events or due to the recent heatwaves here in the UK, this sleep disturbance can remain in the long term, becoming insomnia. Insomnia is described as having difficulty initiating and/or maintaining sleep, or experiencing non-restorative...Read more

Basic Offshore Safety Induction and Emergency Training

Reflections:  By Cristina Ruscitto, Senior Researcher We are conducting a study of the sleep and fatigue of offshore workers in the North Sea in the next few months. As a result, I am travelling offshore to find out more about what work and life are like on oil/gas platforms before...Read more

Controlled Rest on the Flight Deck: A resource for operators

Controlled Rest on the Flight Deck: A Resource for Operators was developed by the Fatigue Countermeasures Working Group and was presented at the Flight Safety Foundation's International Air Safety Summit in Seattle in November by Dr Alex Holmes from  Clockwork Research and Brad Favors from Southwest Airlines. The Fatigue Countermeasures Working Group is...Read more

Sleep Well in Seattle 2 – adjusting mealtimes

With colleagues from Baines Simmons and Clockwork Research travelling to the Flight Safety Foundation's International Air Safety Summit (IASS) in Seattle 12-14 November, Senior Researcher Dr. Cristina Ruscitto is publishing a series of jet lag tips throughout this week with advice on how to mitigate the effects of jet lag when travelling. If...Read more

Sleep Well in Seattle 1 – natural light

If, like us, you’ll be travelling to the Flight Safety Foundation’s International Air Safety Summit next week, look out for Senior Researcher Dr. Cristina Ruscitto’s jet lag tips throughout this week ahead of the conference. We’ll be publishing Cristina’s advice in a series of blogs to help you mitigate the...Read more

Sleep takes center stage on prime time TV

‘How to Get A Good Night’s Sleep’ – A new series starting tonight on Channel 5. This follows an excellent BBC documentary last week about the impact of the body clock on sleep and health, referenced in a post by Senior Researcher, Cristina Ruscitto, last week: This time Channel 5...Read more

Bedtime is not just for kids!

A new study shows that consistent bedtimes in adults are associated with falling asleep earlier in the evening and better cardio-metabolic health outcomes than irregular bedtimes. The study looked at adults who don’t work shift work, but may have irregular sleep patterns e.g. staying up late some nights but not...Read more