What is Insomnia?

Overview Insomnia is a highly prevalent condition that has profound and far-reaching implications for physical and mental health, workplace productivity, interpersonal relationships, child rearing and overall quality of life. While estimates vary, it is generally accepted that at least 10 percent of the U.S. population — that’s approximately 20 million adults — have ongoing issues falling asleep or staying asleep, with resultant daytime consequences, such as excessive sleepiness and fatigue, attention and concentration deficits and somatic complaints like persistent headache and neck pain. Additionally, the overall annual economic burden in…






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