'Sleep Whisperer' Battles Insomnia One Video at a Time

Watching videos on YouTube emerges as the latest weapon in the fight against insomnia.
3:00 | 02/26/14

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This is world news beyond the headline I'm Lindsey Davis we know there are tens of millions of people who suffer from sleep disorders this is a story. You're not gonna want to miss tonight we're gonna introduce you to Internet phenomenon known as autonomous censoring -- -- in response or more simply. AS and mark. Millions of clicks on these YouTube videos that show people tapping brushing pouring whispering all to help viewers fall asleep. IAE could not sleep and I just thinking that so many different things going on -- night. And I just management. And I didn't want team have -- -- line and I didn't want -- safe sleeping pill it it was one of the most before experiences I've ever felt. I didn't know what it was but I was not. Is it possible that people can overdo it that they can actually become addicted to AS -- you keep contradicting in a sense of her. Let OK do you really want to watch it every night at the same time if you give yourself in order -- -- those kind of sounds you'll become immune to -- Which basically means that if you watched a video you're not going to experience tingles and -- -- and expose yourself. -- singles aren't too much and taper. Might this be a free and simple solution to the millions of Americans -- battle sleep disorders. Our experts said yes and it doesn't come -- -- -- there are no side effects and it's not addictive just a click away. ABC news and Yahoo! News I'm Linda Davis and you can follow me on Twitter at Lindsey Davis.

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