Best and worst foods for sleep

Published On: Nov 09 2012 10:45:14 AM CST   Updated On: Feb 11 2015 02:00:00 AM CST

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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