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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...

2012-08-10 23:01:00

Sleep Group Solutions, David Gergen and Dr. Steve Marinkovich unite to offer free entry and Home Sleep Tests to attendees. Tacoma, WA (PRWEB) August 10, 2012 September 26, 2012 at 7:00pm at the LeMay America´s Car Museum in Tacoma, WA, a free event will be held to raise awareness of the dangers of sleep apnea and snoring.  NFL Hall of Fame Quarterback Warren Moon, dental icon David Gergen and All Pro DB Nesby Glasgow are among the contributors sharing personal experiences and...

2012-08-10 02:26:30

These patients have a higher risk for heart disease, stroke, depression and post-operative complications A Rhode Island Hospital researcher has found that the majority of bariatric surgery patients being treated for obesity have clinically significant obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), but report fewer symptoms than other sleep disorders patients. The study by Katherine M. Sharkey, M.D., Ph.D., of the department of medicine, division of pulmonary, critical care and sleep medicine at Rhode...


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