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2014-09-19 08:26:11

Latest research presented at 2014 American Academy of Otolaryngology Meeting in Orlando Sept. 19-23 MINNEAPOLIS and ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The body of published data supporting Inspire therapy continues to grow, with the publication of two papers this past week. The first paper published on-line in Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery, finds that withholding Inspire therapy causes a worsening of both objective and subjective measures of sleep disordered breathing,...

2014-08-14 12:28:35

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sleep Apnea Doctors dot US is now providing innovative solutions for sleep doctors looking to recruit new sleep apnea patients. Sleep apnea, a disorder as common as type 2 diabetes, affects more than 18 million Americans, according to the National Sleep Foundation. If you are male, overweight, and over 40, you are at a high risk for developing sleep apnea. Curing sleep apnea is a concern for a number of sleep apnea specialists, including Sleep Apnea...

2014-08-07 23:04:45

In order to reach more patients in their local area, sleep doctors can now create a listing with Sleep Apnea Doctors US. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 07, 2014 Sleep Apnea Doctors US now offers their service to enable doctors to find sleep apnea patients in their local area. Sleep apnea affects more than 18 million Americans, many of whom go untreated every year. Sleep Apnea Doctors US provides both sleep apnea patients and doctors with an easy-to-use platform for finding each other. All...

2014-07-21 04:21:48

TAIPEI, July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apex Medical Corporation (Apex, TWSE: 4106), a leading player in the Respiratory Therapy and Pressure Area Care sectors, announces that the United States International Trade Commission (USITC) has issued a final advisory opinion, determining that Apex's newly designed XT series continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) water tank and Wizard 220 mask are free from the patent claims asserted by ResMed, one of Apex's major competitors. Apex...

2014-07-17 23:05:33

Sleep apnea doctors across the nation can now take advantage of a complimentary listing with Sleep Apnea Doctors US. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Sleep Apnea Doctors now offers doctors nationwide a complimentary listing for sleep apnea treatment. This is a great way for doctors to widen their patient base and provide even more people with relief from sleep apnea symptoms. No matter their location, it is easy for patients to find doctors nearby, thanks to Sleep Apnea Doctors US....

2014-06-30 08:30:10

WASHINGTON, June 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The American Sleep Apnea Association (ASAA) today announced that ResMed (NYSE: RMD), a leading manufacturer of devices for the treatment of sleep-disordered breathing, has donated more than 10,000 continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) devices to the ASAA CPAP assistance program (CAP). http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140627/122759 CAP is just one of the support programs offered to patients by the ASAA. It provides a package...

2014-06-12 12:29:46

Brigham and Women's Hospital Findings have clinical implications for the 18 million Americans who have obstructive sleep apnea in the United States Continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP), the most widely prescribed therapy for treatment of obstructive sleep apnea, resulted in significantly lower blood pressure compared to either nocturnal supplemental oxygen or an educational control treatment, according to a new study from Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH). The study is...

2014-06-05 12:31:33

TAIPEI, June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Apex Medical Corporation (Apex, TWSE: 4106) a leading player in the Respiratory Therapy and Pressure Area Care sectors, announced that it has successfully obtained an initial advisory opinion from the United States International Trade Commission (USITC) that its continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP)-complimentary mask product is free from patent claims previously asserted by its Australia-based competitor, ResMed. In September 2013, Apex...

2014-06-04 08:30:42

Cases of obstructive sleep apnea are multiplying due to sedentary lifestyles and irregular sleep habits LONDON, June 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The increasingly sedentary lifestyle and late work habits of people are leading to more cases of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). The resulting lack of quality sleep can cause hypertension, heart failure, stroke, and reduced performance in everyday activities. The large cohort of undiagnosed people with OSA across the globe makes this a highly...

2014-05-30 23:16:50

On May 23, the FDA announced that Fisher and Paykel Healthcare Infant Nasal CPAP Prongs are recalled because prongs may detach from nasal tubing and interrupt therapy. In light of this news, AttorneyOne, a recognized authority on law, updated the website providing detailed information to consumers. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) May 30, 2014 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, update the website daily regarding all the latest information from the FDA on safety alerts for Infant Nasal...


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Oxygen Therapy
2013-04-30 10:27:06

Oxygen therapy is known as the administration of oxygen as a medical intervention. It is indicated in patients whose oxygen supply is compromised due to both acute and chronic health conditions and can be administered in many different ways. Oxygen therapy can be administered virtually wherever the patient is. Most commonly, oxygen is delivered to patients in an ambulance, hospital, or doctor’s office. These medical facilities carry oxygen in the form of a compressed gas. It is stored...

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