Sleep Disorders

Sleep Disorders

by Hal Marcovitz




The Compact Research series offers a concise, relevant, and conveniently organized collection of information covering a variety of topics including illegal immigration and deforestation to diseases such as anorexia and meningitis. Each book introduces a timely topic in a tightly organized format to hold readers' interest. Lively objective overviews, primary source quotes, and illustrated facts and statistics present an inviting full-color and user-friendly format.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781601520715
Publisher: ReferencePoint Press, Incorporated
Publication date: 02/01/2009
Series: Compact Research Series: Diseases and Disorders
Pages: 104
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.40(d)
Age Range: 14 - 17 Years

Table of Contents

Foreword 4

Sleep Disorders at a Glance 6

Overview 8

What Are Sleep Disorders? 20

Primary Source Quotes 28

Facts and Illustrations 32

What Causes Sleep Disorders? 37

Primary Source Quotes 45

Facts and Illustrations 48

How Do Sleep Disorders Affect People? 52

Primary Source Quotes 59

Facts and Illustrations 63

Can People Overcome Sleep Disorders? 68

Primary Source Quotes 77

Facts and Illustrations 81

Key People and Advocacy Groups 85

Chronology 88

Related Organizations 90

For Further Research 95

Source Notes 98

List of Illustrations 100

Index 101

About the Author 104

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