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2013-06-24 08:27:44

The Solution? It's Easier, Cheaper and Healthier for All Involved than a Second Bedroom SAN DIEGO, June 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Snoring interrupts the sleep of 84 percent of Americans and their bed partners but most just suffer through it instead of seeking help. This was the key finding in a recent Spring Harris Interactive survey sponsored by ResMed (NYSE: RMD), an innovator and pioneer in developing products for the treatment of sleep-disordered breathing and other respiratory...

2013-06-05 08:28:42

Suit Filed for Patent Infringement on Devices and Masks SAN DIEGO, June 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ResMed (NYSE: RMD), an innovator and pioneer in developing products for the treatment of sleep-disordered breathing and respiratory conditions, has filed a lawsuit in U.S. Federal Court, Southern District of California in San Diego, to stop infringement of ResMed patents. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100203/RESMEDLOGO) ResMed filed the action against Chinese medical...

2013-04-30 08:33:30

MINNEAPOLIS, April 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Respicardia, Inc., a developer of implantable therapies to improve respiratory and cardiovascular health, announced it has received approval from the United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) of an Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) to initiate the pivotal trial - a randomized trial evaluating the safety and effectiveness of the remede System in patients with Central Sleep Apnea (CSA). (Logo:...

2013-03-28 16:25:10

Suit Filed against APEX Medical Corp. for Patent Infringement on Devices and Masks SAN DIEGO, March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ResMed, an innovator and pioneer in developing products for the treatment of sleep-disordered breathing and respiratory conditions, has filed parallel legal actions in the International Trade Commission (ITC) and in U.S. federal court to stop the infringement of ResMed patents. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100203/RESMEDLOGO) ResMed filed the...

2013-03-14 23:02:44

Dr. Gerald Suh specializes in treating sleep disordered breathing, pediatric ENT Stamford, CT (PRWEB) March 14, 2013 March 2013 — Medical marketing firm MCPR introduces Dr. Gerald Suh for media interviews. Dr. Suh is a board certified ENT and Sleep Medicine expert and a fellow of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. Topics for commentary/opinion from Dr. Suh: Medical and surgical management of sleep disorders; pediatric ENT; nasal and sinus surgery; endocrine and salivary gland...

2012-11-08 08:36:07

SAN JOSE, Calif., Nov. 8, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Ventus Medical announces that their Theravent Advanced Nightly Snore Therapy has received the prestigious Spark Award. Theravent won silver in the 2012 Spark competition for Product Design. The Spark Awards reward innovative design that helps humanity or the environment we live in. The mission of the award is to promote better living through better design. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121108/SF08562) (Logo:...

2012-10-26 04:00:19

PCCSNOVA is celebrating Respiratory Care week October 21st - 27th. To help celebrate we are please to honor our Respiratory Therapist, Kelly Brown, B.S., R.R.T. who joined our team August 2012. Fairfax, VA (PRWEB) October 25, 2012 Kelley Brown, B.S., R.R.T. joined Pulmonary and Critical Care Specialists of Northern Virginia, P.C. in August 2012. Kelley brings a wealth of information complimentary to our pulmonary practice. A diagnosis of Obstructive Sleep Apnea coupled with the use of a...

2012-10-25 07:32:51

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Ventus Medical is making its newly introduced Theravent Snore Therapy available in a free* 14-night trial for the 45 million people in the US who snore. Theravent is an ideal solution for snorers who do not have obstructive sleep apnea, but whose snoring reduces their sleep quality and that of their bed partner. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20120808/SF54028) (Logo:...

2012-10-17 07:27:18

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Ventus Medical is excited to launch the all new Provent Starter Kit. The Starter Kit is specifically designed to help people with Obstructive Sleep Apnea (OSA) adjust to Provent Therapy by introducing a gradual exposure to expiratory positive airway pressure. It will be available in the US through the network of distributors currently distributing Provent Therapy. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121017/SF94635)...

2012-09-25 10:24:32

Sleep-related breathing problem associated with serious, expensive conditions like preeclampsia, gestational hypertension ANN ARBOR, Mich., Sept. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Women who begin snoring during pregnancy are at strong risk for high blood pressure and preeclampsia, according to research from the University of Michigan. The research, published in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology, showed pregnancy-onset snoring was strongly linked to gestational...