Contrary to what you might think, not all top athletes sleep like babies. Training loads, stress related to competition, frequent trips that disrupt sleep rituals, staggered competition schedules...
Dr. François Duforez, sports and sleep doctor, gives three pieces of advice that can be applied by all of us.
Have a good pillow
Anyone who has ever bought a mattress knows how difficult the choice can be and how tastes can vary. But there is one accessory that is too often neglected: the pillow. However, it is far from being a detail, according to Dr. Duforez.
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"You can only sleep well if you're safe in your environment. I always take the example of solo sailors who sleep little in a world in perpetual motion: the pillow will allow them to settle in well but also reassure them. It's the same for athletes, and for all of us," says Dr. Duforez. When you travel a lot, a...
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