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For many who suffer from Obstructive Sleep Apnea, doctors will prescribe a method of treatment known as Continuous Positive Airway Pressure therapy, or CPAP.
Earlier this week, lawmakers introduced a bill that would require the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration to go through the formal rule-making process if they want to establish guidelines
People diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) should lose weight and use continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) as initial therapy.
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.
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.
Sleep is essential to good health because it refreshes the body and mind.
A neonatologist at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is the senior author of a large new study that found that current non-invasive techniques for respiratory support are less effective than widely assumed, in reducing the incidence of severe lung injury in very premature infants.
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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