The Leonard Lopate Show Edit this Published in The Leonard Lopate Show Life as an Insomniac Listen 36 min Queue Download this audio Want to embed this player? Use the code below. More info. <iframe frameborder="0" scrolling="no" height="130" width="100%" src="https://www.wnyc.org/widgets/ondemand_player/wnyc/#file=/audio/json/55893/&share=1"></iframe> Share on Facebook Share on Twitter Email a Friend Longtime insomniac Gayle Greene talks about her own struggles with sleeplessness, and why so many other Americans have sleeping disorders. Her new book is Insomniac. Weigh in: If you suffer from insomnia, what do you think causes it? What helps to alleviate your sleeplessness?