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Sleeping Pill Usage

By: CBS News Email
By: CBS News Email

In a St. Joseph Health Scene Report, more young adults are turning to sleeping pills to get some shut eye. A new study shows adults ages 18 - to - 24 tripled their use of prescription sleep aids between 1998 and 2006. Experts say college dorms are noisier these days making it harder for college-age students to get much needed sleep.


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