Best & worst foods for sleep

POSTED: 11:45 AM Nov 09 2012   UPDATED: 2:00 AM Nov 12 2012

What foods should you eat -- or avoid -- to get a good night's rest?

Grilled chicken
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National Chicken Council

Chicken (Worst) -- Chicken or any type of protein is going to be counterproductive if consumed at night. Proteins take longer to digest, and digestion supposedly slows by about 50 percent when you're sleeping, which means your body isn't going to be focused on sleeping.

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