Latest Apnea Stories

Sleep Apnea Worse For Women
2013-10-25 07:24:05

Rebekah Eliason for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online A new study from the UCLA School of Nursing has discovered more bad news for women with sleep apnea. Researchers discovered that the body’s autonomic responses, which are responsible for functions such as blood pressure, heart rate and sweating, are weaker in individuals with obstructive sleep apnea. These findings are true in both genders but are even more pronounced in women. Although they may appear healthy with, for...

2013-10-06 23:02:24

Snoring can sometimes be indicative of more critical issues. (PRWEB) October 06, 2013 Sleep apnea is a problem that millions of people around the country face. While people find various ways of dealing with the illness, very few people know the causes. The Jimmy Johnson hosted program "Leading Edge" will be investigating the causes with innovative segments for distribution on Public Television. By helping more people in the community to understand the disorder, some people may...

Implanted Device Cuts Central Sleep Apnea Episodes Significantly
2013-09-24 09:24:20

[ Watch the Video: Small Implant Makes Big Difference In Sleep Apnea ] Michael Harper for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Unlike obstructive sleep apnea, central sleep apnea can be both difficult to diagnose and potentially more dangerous. According to sleep medicine experts from Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center, more than one-third of heart failure patients are affected by central sleep apnea, making their cardiovascular condition even worse. These doctors now say...

Sleep Apnea Patients Need Their Beauty Sleep
2013-09-14 04:35:17

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Telling someone that you need your beauty sleep may not be just an expression anymore, as new research demonstrates that sleep apnea patients appear to be more attractive – as well as more alert and youthful – after receiving two months of treatment for the disorder. Writing in the September 15 edition of the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine, Dr. Ronald Chervin of the University of Michigan Health System and colleagues...

2013-09-12 23:04:31

Many people think of sleep apnea as nothing more than a mere annoyance, but that’s not the case when the condition leaves a commercial driver unable to get a restful night of sleep. The physicians of Sleep Apnea Surgicure have put together tips so that such drivers and those they share the roads with are protected. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) September 12, 2013 Sleep apnea is a condition that affects millions of people across the country. Marked by more than just simple snoring, a person...

2013-09-01 23:03:12

Sleep Apnea Exercises Program created by Marc MacDonald is a brand new sleep apnea treatment offering people many effective exercises that help them have a goodnight sleep. A full overview of Sleep Apnea Exercises Program on the site Healthreviewcenter.com shows if this program is effective and affordable. Seattle, WA (PRWEB) September 01, 2013 Sleep Apnea Exercises Program introduced by Marc MacDonald is a new mental training system providing users with useful knowledge and many lucid...

2013-08-19 23:24:34

Sleep is essential to good health because it refreshes the body and mind. If you snore regularly and experience constant daytime drowsiness, you may have a condition called sleep apnea, which limits the amount of sleep and oxygen you get each night. (PRWEB) August 19, 2013 Does your snoring raise the dead—or at least prompt a swift kick? Has your partner or spouse said that you gasp or snort, or make choking sounds while asleep? Are you finding yourself way too drowsy during the day,...

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