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How to Sleep Better: Tips for Getting a Good Night’s Sleep

How to Sleep Better: Tips for Getting a Good Night’s Sleep
The secret to getting good sleep every night Well-planned strategies are essential to deep, restorative sleep you can count on, night after night. By learning to avoid common enemies of sleep and trying out a variety of healthy sleep-promoting techniques, you can discover your personal prescription to a good night’s rest. The key, or secret, is to experiment. What works for some might not work as well for others. It’s important to find the sleep strategies that work best for you. The first step to improving the quality of your rest is finding out how much sleep you need. How to sleep better tip 1: Keep a regular sleep schedule Getting in sync with your body’s natural sleep-wake cycle—your circadian rhythm—is one of the most important strategies for achieving good sleep. Set a regular bedtime. Discovering your optimal sleep schedule Find a period of time (a week or two should do) when you are free to experiment with different sleep and wake times. Increase light exposure during the day

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True! Same with me. I have improved a lot nowadays. by sowmyahariharan Nov 4

I have to start going to sleep earlier because then in the morning I can't get up and it affects my attitude all day. by patrykpajak Nov 4

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