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[[image:dingo.jpg|right|thumb|150px|'''Sleeping Dingo''']]
 
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Many rosaceans have reported that getting adequate amounts of sleep can help with their rosacea symptoms.  While there could be many reasons for this, recent research suggests that sleep can shift the balance of Th1 and Th2 cytokine activity and cause a pronounced decrease in production of TNF-alpha:
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Many rosaceans have reported that getting adequate amounts of sleep can help with their rosacea symptoms.  While there could be many reasons for this, recent research suggests that sleep can shift the balance of Th1 and Th2 cytokine activity and cause a pronounced decrease in production of TNF-alpha, and lack of sleep has been associated with an increase in pro-inflammatory cytokines:
  
 
[http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=pubmed&dopt=Abstract&list_uids=15157951&query_hl=21 Sleep associated regulation of T helper 1/T helper 2 cytokine balance in humans.]
 
[http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?cmd=Retrieve&db=pubmed&dopt=Abstract&list_uids=15157951&query_hl=21 Sleep associated regulation of T helper 1/T helper 2 cytokine balance in humans.]
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[http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=PubMed&Cmd=ShowDetailView&TermToSearch=17524614&ordinalpos=21&itool=EntrezSystem2.PEntrez.Pubmed.Pubmed_ResultsPanel.Pubmed_RVDocSumThe effects of 40 hours of total sleep deprivation on inflammatory markers in healthy young adults]
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[http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=pubmed&Cmd=ShowDetailView&TermToSearch=17431741&ordinalpos=26&itool=EntrezSystem2.PEntrez.Pubmed.Pubmed_ResultsPanel.Pubmed_RVDocSum  The relevance of sleep abnormalities to chronic inflammatory conditions]
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[http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/sites/entrez?Db=pubmed&Cmd=ShowDetailView&TermToSearch=16983055&ordinalpos=65&itool=EntrezSystem2.PEntrez.Pubmed.Pubmed_ResultsPanel.Pubmed_RVDocSum Sleep deprivation and activation of morning levels of cellular and genomic markers of inflammation]

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Sleeping Dingo

Many rosaceans have reported that getting adequate amounts of sleep can help with their rosacea symptoms. While there could be many reasons for this, recent research suggests that sleep can shift the balance of Th1 and Th2 cytokine activity and cause a pronounced decrease in production of TNF-alpha, and lack of sleep has been associated with an increase in pro-inflammatory cytokines:

Sleep associated regulation of T helper 1/T helper 2 cytokine balance in humans.

effects of 40 hours of total sleep deprivation on inflammatory markers in healthy young adults

The relevance of sleep abnormalities to chronic inflammatory conditions

Sleep deprivation and activation of morning levels of cellular and genomic markers of inflammation