You’ve been wound up all day, now it’s time to wind down. But a restful night’s sleep doesn’t always come easy. You can help your body ease into sleep with a relaxing bedtime ritual. Dim the lights, turn off the devices, and try one of these soothing drinks to help you sleep.
If you often have trouble sleeping well, you’re not alone. About a third of Americans say that they lie awake a few times a week. Stress and certain lifestyle habits can disrupt your circadian rhythms in ways that make it harder to sleep. The good news is that these habits are easy to fix.