How to Stick to Your New Year's Resolution of Getting More Sleep ...

If you aren’t getting between 7 and 9 hours every night, then one of your 2016 New Year’s Resolutions should be to get more sleep – no matter what other resolutions you set.

That number of hours is the recommended amount by the National Sleep Foundation but it’s difficult to achieve consistently with so many calls on our time.

Here are some practical ways to make strides to sleeping more in 2016.

1. Understand the Zzzz Facts

Organizations like the National Sleep Foundation (sleepfoundation.org) provide information on the importance of sleep for your health and mental wellbeing.

Find out what constitutes a sleep disorder, what the relationship between sleep and food, productivity and a happy home life is.

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