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The key for people to sleep well at night could be how hot or cold their is. Researchers say the best way to get a good night's is to make sure the is between 20-25º Celsius. The researchers are from Harvard University and the Hinda and Arthur Marcus Institute for Aging Research in the USA. They asked 50 people aged 65 and to wear a sleep for a year and a half. The researchers found that the of sleep worsened when the room was outside the 20-25-degree range. They also observed that 20ºC was the temperature. The lead researcher said: "Sleep tends to come easier and is often and more restful in a cooler environment."

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