Chronic insomnia remains a mystery, concluded a panel of specialists convened by the National Institutes of Health. The panel did find, however, that chronic insomnia is a major health problem, and too many individuals are using unproven therapies, even with treatments available that are effective. The panel's report, "Manifestations and Management of Chronic Insomnia in Adults" found:
The panel recommended a broader range of research into insomnia, reporting that, if researchers understood its underlying cause, they could develop effective treatments.
Although the annual HIV diagnosis rate between 2010 and 2014 decreased for black individuals by 16.2%, blacks remain disproportionately affected by HIV/AIDS.
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