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Newsletter 1 - December 2009  moemama_nl1.pdf (373 KB)

Newsletter 2 - June 2010  moemama_nl2.pdf (707 KB)

Newsletter 3 - December 2010  moemama_nl3.pdf (838 KB)

Newsletter 4 - June 2011  moemama_nl4.pdf (739 KB)

Newsletter 5 - December 2011  moemama_nl5.pdf (519 KB)

Newsletter 6 - August 2012  moemama_nl6.pdf (662 KB)

Newsletter 7 - September 2013  moemama_nl7.pdf (600 KB)

Newsletter 8 - December 2014  moekura_nl8.pdf (262 KB)

Academic Publications

Muller, D., Paine, S-J., Signal, L., Sweeney, B., Priston, M., Huthwaite, M., Lee, K., Gander, P. (2015) Population-level socio-demographic factors associated with infants' sleep patterns and environments in Aotearoa/New Zealand. Sleep, 38 (Suppl.): A27.  (PDF)

Sweeney, B., Signal, L., Paine, S-J., Muller, D., Priston, M., Huthwaite, M., Lee, K., Gander, P. (2015) Magnitude and chronicity of changes in sleep quantity and quality are associated with postnatal depression.  Sleep, 38 (Suppl.): A408.  (PDF)

Signal, L., Paine, S-J., Sweeney, B., Priston, M., Muller, D., Smith, A., Lee, K., Huthwaite, M., Reid, P., Gander, P. (2014) Prevalence of abnormal sleep duration and excessive daytime sleepiness in pregnancy and the role of socio-demographic factors: comparing pregnant women with women in the general population. Sleep Medicine 15 (12):1477-1483.  (PDF)

Muller, D., Sweeney, B., Signal, L., Paine, S-J., Priston, M., Smith, A., Huthwaite, M., Lee, K., Gander, P. (2014) Changes in sleep across the pre- and peri-natal period for Māori and non-Māori women in Aotearoa/New Zealand. Sleep and Biological Rhythms, 12 (Suppl. 1): 75.  (PDF)

Signal, L., Paine, S-J., Sweeney, B., Muller, D., Priston, M., Smith, A., Huthwaite, M., Lee, K., Gander, P. (2014) Depressive symptoms in late pregnancy are associated with sleep duration, quality, and symptoms of sleep disorders. Sleep and Biological Rhythms, 12 (Suppl. 1): 57.  (PDF)

Paine, S-J., Priston, M., Signal, L., Sweeney, B., Muller, D. (2013) Developing new approaches for the recruitment and retention of Indigenous participants in longitudinal research: Lessons from E Moe, Māmā: Maternal Sleep and Health in Aotearoa/New Zealand. MAI Journal 2 (2): 122-132.  (PDF)

Signal, L., Paine, S-J., Sweeney, B., Muller, D., Priston, M., Smith, A., Huthwaite, M., Lee, K. (2013) Factors influencing sleep duration and daytime sleepiness in women who are pregnant compared to women in the general population. Sleep 36 (Suppl.): A329.  (PDF)

Sweeney, B., Signal, L., Paine, S-J., Muller, D., Priston, M., Smith, A., Huthwaite, M., Lee, K., Gander, P. (2013) Sleep duration in the early postpartum: age and ethnicity make a difference. Sleep 36 (Suppl.): A328-9.  (PDF)

Sweeney, B, Signal, TL, Babbage, D. (2012) Parent information on parent and infant sleep: trial of a sleep intervention for first time mothers in early postpartum. Sleep 35 (Suppl.): A417.  (PDF)

Sweeney, B, Signal, TL, Babbage, D. (2012) Differences in Accuracy of Selfreported Sleep Duration Between Women Who receive Prenatal Sleep Education and Those Who Do Not. Sleep and Biological Rhythms 10: 59-60.   (PDF)

Signal, L., Paine, S-J., Sweeney, B., Priston, M., Muller, D., Gander, P., Lee, K., & Huthwaite, M. (2012). Sleep and sleepiness in late pregnancy: comparisons with women in the general population. Sleep and Biological Rhythms, 10(Suppl 1), A36.  (PDF)

Paine, S-J., Signal, L., Sweeney, B., Priston, M., Muller, D., Gander, P., Lee, K., & Huthwaite, M. (2012). Comparing sleep duration and quality prior to and during late pregnancy: results from a large sample of New Zealand women. Sleep and Biological Rhythms, 10: 60-61.  (PDF)

Muller, D., Signal, L., Paine, S-J., Sweeney, B., Priston, M., Gander, P., Lee, K., & Huthwaite, M. (2012). Sleep disturbance during late pregnancy in New Zealand women. Sleep and Biological Rhythms, 10: 69.  (PDF)

Media/Press

'Parenting: helping children get enough sleep', Nine to Noon, Radio New Zealand, 1 May 2014

'Snoring can signal big pregnancy problems - study', The New Zealand Herald, 23 Oct 2013

'Sleep and new babies', SPasifik.com, 22 Jul 2011

'E Mama Moe study needs 98 more Wahine Hapu!', TangataWhenua.com, 6 Sep 2011

Interview with Dr Sarah-Jane Paine, Good Morning, TV One, 22 Mar 2011.

Recruitment brochure, September 2010

'Sleep survey seeks pregnant mums', Hawke's Bay Today, December 2010

Massey University Press Release, May 2010

'Pregnant women need decent night's sleep', Te Karere, TV One, 15 Oct 2010

'Pregnant women needed for sleep study', TV1 News, Health News, 5 Oct 2010

'Pregnant women needed for Massey study', 3 News, 5 Oct 2010

'1000 Pregnant Women Needed for Massey Sleep Research', Voxy.co.nz, 5 Oct 2010

'Massey sleep and health study needs pregnant Māori volunteers', everybody.co.nz, October 2010

'Massey University researchers are looking for pregnant Māori women to join a study on disrupted sleep.', Radio New Zealand, 7 Oct 2010

'Pregnant Māori women needed for sleep research', www.infonews.co.nz, 5 Oct 2010

'Pregnant women required to conduct a sleep study', topnews.net.nz, 5 Oct 2010

'1000 pregnant women needed for Massey sleep research', www.hawkesbaytoday.co.nz, 6 Oct 2010

'Massey recruiting pregnant women for sleep research', Cook Strait News, Agnes Ginestet,  January 2010   (PDF)

Little Treasures, December 2009 - January 2010 issue   (PDF)

'Pregnant women wanted for sleep disturbance survey', www.scoop.co.nz, 30 Sep 2009

'Sleep research granted $1m', Cook Strait News, Rachelle Stewart, June 2009   (PDF)