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How does the prescription sleep aid Belsomra work?

There is a new prescription medication for insomnia called Belsomra, which works differently than most sleep aids. In this video, sleep expert Michael Breus, PhD, explains how the drug works, and which insomnia symptoms it treats most effectively.

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