Podcast 457: This podcast will put you to sleep
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SHOW DESCRIPTION: In this podcast I talk to Matt Gallant, author and CEO of BiOpitimizers and Nootopia, about what affects sleep quality, the relationship between sleep and mental health, the pros and cons of taking melatonin, why we all need different amounts of sleep, how to improve sleep quality naturally, and so much more!
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2:40 Why we shouldn’t stress about sleep
4:00 Some ways to avoid worrying about getting enough sleep
6:00 Preparing for sleep starts during the day!
7:05 The truth behind sleep trackers
8:50 , 12:29 How light affects sleep
12:45 , 31:00 Why it is better to optimize our natural melatonin production
19:30 The different stages of sleep & why they are important
22:40 Supplements that can help improve sleep quality naturally
24:00 The importance of body temperature when sleeping
28:25 Why a sleep schedule is so helpful
34:30 How eating right before bed disrupts sleep quality
37:00 The benefits of quieting down the brain before bed
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