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2012-10-24 04:00:49

Chronic sleep deprivation is a serious public health concern that results in huge losses of money and productivity at work, according to a new study conducted by Harvard Medical School. Insomnia-related accidents lead to costly mistakes which could be alleviated with proper employee screening and treatment for insomnia, said Dr. Dan Naim of the Los Angeles Sleep Study Institute. Los Angeles, California (PRWEB) October 23, 2012 When employees don´t get adequate shuteye, it doesn´t...

2012-10-23 10:20:16

A new study shows that both length of time and percentage of overall sleep spent in different sleep stages are associated with decreased metabolic rate, increased hunger, and increased intake of calories (specifically from fat and carbohydrates). The findings suggest an explanation for the association between sleep problems and obesity. Researchers from St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital and Columbia University investigated the effects of sleep architecture on hunger to determine whether...

2012-10-20 04:02:38

318 Pages Sleep Apnea Devices Market Research Report categorizes the global market into Diagnostic Devices and Therapeutic Devices. (PRWEB) October 19, 2012 The “Sleep Apnea Diagnostic & Therapeutic Devices Market [Polysomnographs, Respiratory Polygraphs, Pulse Oximeters, CPAP, Masks, Adaptive Servo-Ventilation (ASV), Oral Appliances, Nasal EPAP, Neurostimulation] Global End-user Analysis, Competitive Landscape & Forecast to 2017” analyzes and studies the major market...

2012-10-19 04:00:52

Many people affected with sleep apnea are unaware they have it. Because sleep apnea can lead to many health complications and a premature death, Dr. Dan Naim of the Los Angeles Sleep Study Institute recommends that people educate themselves about risk factors. A new study published by The Journal of the American Medical Association found that treating sleep apnea can also lower the risk of other medical ailments, such as hypertension. Those who are at high risk for the sleep disorder should...

2012-10-09 20:24:24

Although bariatric surgery results in greater weight loss than conventional measures, new research shows this does not translate into significantly greater improvement in obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Researchers from Monash University, the Alfred Hospital and Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute conducted the first high-quality, randomized trial comparing the effect on OSA of surgical and medically-supervised weight loss in severely obese individuals. The results, which show...

2012-09-22 23:01:14

Sleep Group Solutions, Dr. Steve Marinkovich, and David Gergen partner to provide free Home Sleep Tests to attendees at the LeMay Americas Car Museum on September 26th Tacoma, WA (PRWEB) September 22, 2012 On Wednesday, September 26, 2012, at 7:00pm at the LeMay America´s Car Museum in Tacoma, WA,  a national initiative titled ℠Tackle Sleep Apnea´ will be hitting town.  This free public event will be held to raise awareness of sleep apnea and snoring, by discussing...

2012-09-03 23:01:27

Rather than visiting a sleep center for an invasive sleep study, St. Louis residents now have a new option for diagnosing sleep apnea. Dr. Dan Sindelar offers ARES in-home sleep apnea testing, providing diagnosis to patients in the comfort and privacy of their own home. St. Louis, MO (PRWEB) September 04, 2012 Dr. Dan Sindelar, current president of the American Academy for Oral Systemic Health, announces a breakthrough in sleep apnea diagnostics for residents of the St. Louis area. Dr....

2012-08-30 23:02:41

Individuals suffering from disturbed or troubled sleep can be at serious risk for long-term health issues. SleepDisorders.com aims to connect these individuals with local sleep specialists to help them get the treatment they deserve. Irvine, California (PRWEB) August 29, 2012 Keeping in mind the millions of Americans that suffer from sleep problems, SleepDisorders.com has developed a Question and Answer based community that brings sleep disorder sufferers closer to knowledgeable sleep...

2012-08-25 23:01:02

Sleep Group Solutions, Dr. Steve Marinkovich, and David Gergen partner to provide education, fun and free Home Sleep Tests to attendees Tacoma, WA (PRWEB) August 25, 2012 Wednesday September 26, 2012 at 7:00pm at the LeMay America´s Car Museum in Tacoma, WA, a free public event is scheduled to raise awareness of sleep apnea and snoring. Speakers include former NFL Hall of Fame Quarterback Warren Moon, All Pro DB Nesby Glasgow, dental icon David Gergen and Dr. Steve Marinkovich. NFL...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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