1. Have a regular sleep schedule.
2. Develop and maintain a regular bedtime routine.
3. Have a room that is dark, quiet, and comfortable.
4. Sleep on a comfortable mattress and pillow.
5. Use the bedroom for sleep and intimacy.
6. Do not eat 2 to 3 hours prior to sleep.
7. Exercise any time of the day, but not at the expense of sleep.
8. Avoid caffeine 6 to 8 hours before sleeping.
9. Avoid tabacco products.
10. Do not drink alcohol close to bedtime.