Nutrition Business Journal

Sleeping it off

Is the nutrition industry ignoring the aging angle in the sleep space?

Diminished sleep has long been linked with development of a litany of diseases and biological declines, from cardiovascular disease, diabetes, obesity and immune system function to memory, learning, and cognitive function.  While that list alone suffices to soundly place sleep as a foundation of healthy aging, new research connecting sleep with Alzheimer’s disease may reveal it as the keystone.

And yet, the connection between sleep and condit

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