"Jet lag is psychological."
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Scientists in Japan believe they have a cure for jet-lag after discovering the brain’s ‘re-set button’ Scientists at Kyoto University have edged closer to a cure for jet lag by identifying the “reset button” in the body clock inside the brain. In a paper published in the journal Science, the […]
[credit provider=”Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images”] Even cows don’t like Daylight Saving Time. Come Sunday morning, when the milking machines get attached to their udders a whole hour too early, the otherwise placid bovines on dairy farms around the United States will snort in surprise and dismay. They may give less milk […]
[credit provider=”Delta” url=”http://www.jaunted.com/story/2013/3/4/85940/53657/travel/Can+Jet+Lag+Be+Cured+by+a+Scientific+Shower%3F”] We thought Delta was hard at work adding plenty of those Economy Comfort seats as well as WiFi on each and every flight, but apparently they also have a little extra time to work on some other projects.They’re actually trying to solve the problem of jet lag, […]
These are the Retimer spectacles developed by a team of sleep psychologists at Australia’s Flinders University.
[credit provider=”Re-time/YouTube” url=”http://re-timer.com/how-the-retimer-works/”] It is one of the negative side-affects of long-haul travel, but suffering from jet lag could soon become a distant memory for weary travellers.Australian sleep researchers have developed a set of hi-tech “sunglasses”, described as the world’s first “time control” spectacles, which can imitate sunlight patterns.
With all the talk about self-improvement these days, people don’t pay enough attention to self-worsening. In fact, there are many common behaviours that have been shown in one or more studies to make people stupider.
[credit provider=”static.guim.co.uk”] It may be that the best way to combat jet lag is preemptively: take a sleeping pill, stretch out in a lie-flat business-class seat, and fall asleep before the plane reaches altitude.I’ve never managed to do any of those things. Instead, I tend to thoughtlessly consume whatever wine […]