The science of sleep with Professor Matthew Walker
Professor Matthew Walker, Professor of Neuroscience and Psychology at the University of California Berkeley, joins Liz to reveal the secrets of sleep. He explains how sleep can influence our immunity and explains what impact poor sleep can have on our health. Matthew also discusses what we can do to help improve the quality of our sleep.
Inside the episode
- Why do we sleep?
- Sleep and immunity
- How much sleep do we need?
- Can we sleep ourselves slimmer?
- Options for insomnia
- Menopause and sleep
- How to improve the quality of sleep