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Carter Hughes, Kevin Hunt, Brian Cox, John Raybon, and Rebecca M. Lopez

processes that occur during a concussion, multiple symptoms such as headaches, nausea, memory degradation, and sleep dysfunction can be present. 2 – 5 The most significant neurometabolic processes potentially related to sleep are the indiscriminate release of glutamate and the associated sequestering of

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Sarah Barnes

In 2020, the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA) signed a new partnership with Oura, a digital health start-up that specializes in sleep and activity monitoring. The agreement was a strategic investment by the league; a similar contract had been signed by the National Basketball

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Limin Buchanan, Huilan Xu, Lyndel Hewitt, Sarah Taki, and Li Ming Wen

to health outcomes such as irritable sleep and decreased cognitive and psychosocial well-being among children. 4 Although it is recommended for toddlers (1–2 y old) to engage in at least 180 minutes of active playtime and no more than 1 hour screen time until they reach 2 years old, 7 evidence

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Jairo H. Migueles, Alex V. Rowlands, Florian Huber, Séverine Sabia, and Vincent T. van Hees

Human physical activity and sleep are popular areas of research because of their important role in health outcomes ( He, Zhang, Li, Dai, & Shi, 2017 ; Lee et al., 2012 ). Physical activity and sleep have traditionally been quantified with diaries and questionnaires, but wearable sensors have

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Emily Kaier, Danielle Zanotti, Joanne L. Davis, Kathleen Strunk, and Lisa DeMarni Cromer

Sleep concerns are prevalent among student-athletes and can result in impaired athletic and academic performance. The current study investigated the feasibility and effectiveness of a brief sleep workshop for student-athletes. Athletes (N = 152) completed baseline and follow-up questionnaires (n = 104) after the intervention. Greater than half of the athletes (51%) who attended the workshops and followup reported at least one change in sleep behaviors. Results revealed a significant decrease in sleepiness from baseline to follow-up and an improvement in daytime functioning. Although athletes reported an increase in problematic sleep hygiene behaviors, they recorded significant increases in sleep knowledge from baseline to follow-up, which was maintained at the second follow-up. These longitudinal data provide evidence that a brief psychoeducation sleep workshop for student-athletes is promising for improving sleep knowledge and daily functioning.

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Jonathan P. Davy, Karine Scheuermaier, Laura C. Roden, Candice J. Christie, Alison Bentley, Francesc X. Gomez-Olive, Stella Iacovides, Raphaella Lewis, Gosia Lipinska, Johanna Roche, Andrew Todd, Swantje Zschernack, and Dale E. Rae

. Since the start of the pandemic, researchers have studied the effects of the imposed restrictions on various lifestyle behaviors (such as sleep, levels of physical activity, and other activities of daily living) independently. Many studies across continents have reported that lockdown resulted in

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Elif Inan-Eroglu, Bo-Huei Huang, Leah Shepherd, Natalie Pearson, Annemarie Koster, Peter Palm, Peter A. Cistulli, Mark Hamer, and Emmanuel Stamatakis

Lifestyle behaviors are associated with a multitude of health outcomes, including cardiovascular diseases and mortality ( Hoevenaar-Blom, Spijkerman, Kromhout, & Verschuren, 2014 ; Xiao, Keadle, Hollenbeck, & Matthews, 2014 ). Among them, the potential health impacts of sleep, as reflected by

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Anna Pulakka, Eric J. Shiroma, Tamara B. Harris, Jaana Pentti, Jussi Vahtera, and Sari Stenholm

comfort for 24-hour wear, enabling measurement of sleep duration and quality, and better detection of light activity related to daily tasks, which may be primarily upper body movements ( Quante et al., 2015 ; Schrack et al., 2016 ; Troiano et al., 2014 ). However, wearing the device 24 hours/day creates

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Yan Shi, Wendy Yajun Huang, Cindy Hui-Ping Sit, and Stephen Heung-Sang Wong

Recent years have seen an increasing interest in the promotion of healthy behaviors including physical activity (PA), sedentary behavior (SB), and sleep. 1 – 3 In 2016, Canada launched the new evidence-based 24-Hour Movement Guidelines for children and youth, 4 shifting the focus from the

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Markus Joseph Duncan, Negin Alivia Riazi, Guy Faulkner, Jenna Diane Gilchrist, Scott Thomas Leatherdale, and Karen Allison Patte

spaces with limitations on public use of outdoor spaces. The collateral public health consequences of these measures are evident. The impact of pandemic-related restrictions on the movement behaviors (physical activity [PA], screen time, and sleep) of children and youth is a case in point. 1 For