Do you have a sleep problem and worried about how to get better sleep at night? You are not alone. Many people can’t get a good sleep at night. There are many reasons for this problem. Good sleep at night is very important for good health. Let’s find some solutions for a sound sleep at night and a fresh and energetic morning on the next day.
How To Get Better Sleep At Night?
You might have heard people saying they do not sleep well at night. Some people can sleep after midnight or even early morning only. Till that time they simply lie down on the bed, turning their body left and right. Sometimes physical health problems, mental stress, family problems and that will be a big list of reasons.
If the problem is only for a few days, it is not a big problem. But if it is a continuous problem, then you must find solutions. If you have sleeping problem, don’t ignore it. Better to consult a Doctor who can identify the reason and help you to solve this problem.
Clip art of a man sleeping on the bed. Right hand under the head, left hand over the cover sheet. Sleep Quote of William H. McRaven written on the cover sheet.
This quote is true. If you look at farmers or such hard physical working people, you can find they sleep well at night.
It’s true that quality sleep is sometimes elusive.
Workplace stress, family problems, health problems and many other factors can interfere with good sleep at night.
Due to many reasons, you may have difficulty to control these factors. But you can try to adopt habits that help for better sleep at night.
You can try simple things like setting a sleep schedule, physical activity in your daily routine for better sleep at night.
In the long-term, insomnia is also associated with anxiety and depression.
“Control what you can control. Don’t lose sleep worrying about things that you don’t have control over because, at the end of the day, you still won’t have any control over them.” Cam Newton
What will help me sleep better?
- Avoid naps, especially in the afternoon.
- Exercise daily.
- Maintain a sleep schedule.
- Use bedroom only for sleeping, no office work there.
- Disable internet and do not keep mobile on or near your bed.
9 Scientific ways to do away with all sleep problems – Infographic
9 Easy ways to finally solve all your sleep problems
This video is giving detailed information along with action images for better sleep.
8 Easy Ways to Finally Get a Sound Sleep
1. Sleep enough
- Sleep deprivation causes stress.
- Getting enough sleep every night affects your mood, productivity, and weight.
- You need 8 hours of sleep every night. Ensure you have enough sleep every night.
- “Enough” doesn’t means as much as possible.
- Go to bed and get up at the same time every day, including weekends.
2. Make your bedroom just a bedroom
- Don’t make your office in the bedroom.
- Strengthen your mental association between your bedroom and sleep.
- Remove computers, TVs, or any work materials from the bedroom.
3. Make your bedroom comfortable for sleep
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- Get good quality and comfortable mattress.
- Keep the bedroom cool.
- Eliminate all sources of lights from the bedroom.
- Make sure you sleep in absolute darkness.
- A dark, quiet and cool environment will help to get better sleep.
4. Exercise more
- Do whatever it takes to get tired not only mentally but also physically.
- Go to Sleep When You’re Truly Tired.
5. Change your diet
- Avoid meals just before bed.
- Drink enough fluid at night. This will help to avoid waking up thirsty.
- But don’t drink too much so close to bedtime. Because that may make you awakened by the need for a trip to the bathroom.
6. Relax more
- Take a hot shower before going to bed.
- Listen to music.
7. Turn away your clock
- Don’t Be a Nighttime Clock-Watcher.
- Keep your mobile away from the bed.
8. Have early naps
- Napping in the evening destroys your day and night cycle.
You can find in this video more information along with action images of the above points to get better sleep at night.
If needed you may consult a Doctor and follow his advice.
Good sleep at night is very important for good physical and mental health. The body and mind need enough rest. All the stress and pain should wipe out through a night of good sleep.
What do you do for a good sleep at night?
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I am Mathukutty P. V., a proud Indian, Blogger, YouTuber. I started Simply Life Tips, made in India with love, to share useful things with the world. I believe, 'Sharing is Caring! Learning never ends!'.