Tagged: melatonin

BioMag Gets Rude Awakening Over Melatonin Claims - Molecular Matters

Michael Edmonds Jun 27, 2013

Early this year I came across a BioMag website which made the following claim: “BioMag’s scientifically engineered magnet system stimulates nerve endings which increases your body’s blood flow and helps produce a chemical called melatonin.” “Melatonin plays a key role in providing you with a deeper, more restorative sleep and alleviating insomnia related problems.” However, when I checked the scientific … Read More

Chill out with melatonin-laced brownies? - Sleep on it

Karyn O'Keeffe May 18, 2011

To the casual observer, it may appear that some months ago I started to blog on sleep, wrote a few posts… and then simply disappeared from the blogosphere.  Unfortunately, April was a month of over-commitment on my part (I’m really good at that).  But, I’m back… During the last few days, my Google reader has been filled with reports of … Read More