sleep

What Do the Japanese Think About People Sleeping on the Train in Japan?

I have been teaching English in one of Osaka’s most prestigious high schools. Despite it being one of the best high schools in the prefecture, I noticed a big problem in one of my classes – I would enter the classroom and 20 to 30 percent of my students are sleeping, and would stay asleep…

How Effective Could the Kakogawa Junior High School’s Trial Nap Time Be?

It has long been believed that physical and mental development occur when children take naps. This is a critical factor not only to their growth but also to their overall well-being. In line with this, the students in Kakogawa Junior High School have requested to have an afternoon nap in order to increase their attention…

Would You Try Coca-Cola Japan’s Sleep Water For a Good Night of Rest?

Ever have trouble sleeping at night? There’s a solution for you. In May 2016, Coca-Cola Japan introduced a new drink called “Glaceau Sleep Water” which claims to help people sleep well at night. It is a drinking water perfect for those who have sleep disorders or simply want uninterrupted beauty sleep. The Importance of Good…

Sleep like a Baby with a Giant Snorlax Cushion as the Perfect Cuddle Buddy!

While Pikachu may seem like the mascot or spokesperson for Pokemon, when it comes to sleeping, the specialist Pokemon for this is, Snorlax. Snorlax is the sleeping icon of Pokemon and now, you can have a giant Snorlax cushion to enjoy sleeping as much as Snorlax does! Meet Snorlax In the Japanese version of Pokemon,…