In this Google search era, people are looking up ways to be their best selves (#TeamCLEO included!). That includes showing up at work, being there for friends, family and for yourself with enough energy to be present in all areas. We want to do more, and sleep plays a huge part in helping us do that. It ’s also a topic that is getting a lot more attention; NBC News reported that Pinterest found ’sleep optimisation’ was a growing search term this year, which increased by 116 per cent. “According to the 2018 National Sleep Survey by Nielsen, nine in 10 Malaysians (89%) suffer from one or more sleep problems,” says Heng Zee Wang, Chief Marketing Officer of AIA Bhd. A 2018 survey by Wakefield Research also places Singapore second when it comes to getting the least number of hours of shut-eye. So, are you having trouble with getting quality sleep? Read on for the latest sleep trends this year.
We know this... It ’s when we've run on a lack of sleep throughout the week. Maybe that extra episode of Black Mirror the night before didn’t help the case, and you’re officially sleep deprived. Then finally, the weekend’s here! Your plans? Sleeping it all away. It ’s a ’reward’ for the hard work you put in at the office this week, the late nights out and all that time watching Netflix at home before bed.
Dr Jeevanan Jahendran, Consultant Otorhinolaryngologist at P