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2014-08-31 04:21:02

Symposium Builds on Philips' Support for SAVE Study Examining Impact of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Treatment on Cardiovascular Disease ANDOVER, Mass., Aug. 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- At this week's European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Congress 2014, Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG AEX: PHIA) is sponsoring a key Satellite Symposia focused on managing patients with the complex combination of cardiovascular disease and sleep apnea. This session builds on Philips' ongoing support for the Sleep Apnea...

2014-08-30 23:02:30

Christina Cairns DDS, of Colorado Springs, CO, is now affiliated with Snoring Isn't Sexy to promote oral appliance therapy for snoring and sleep apnea patients. Colorado Springs, CO (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 In today’s world, a good night’s sleep has become especially valuable, and increasingly difficult to get. Snoring and sleep apnea (a medical problem where the airway collapses during sleep and breathing stops) rob people and their bed partners of the rest they need to face their...

2014-08-30 23:02:12

Insomnia plagues and twists its sleepless victims into exhaustion, but where is the relief when sleep seems to never come? Today on Dr. Carol Francis Talk Radio, clinical psychologist Dr. Carol Francis discusses why insomnia happens, as well as the many steps found to return regular sleeping patterns. Manhattan Beach, Calif. (PRWEB) August 30, 2014 Insomnia causes disturbances in every aspect of life. Dr. Carol Francis helps listeners understand how they unknowingly developed insomnia...

2014-08-28 12:30:26

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sleep apnea is a serious problem that afflicts millions of Americans. SleepApneaDoctors.us is a comprehensive sleep apnea guide that provides sleep apnea sufferers with an easy way to access information and locate doctors who can help meet their needs. Sleep apnea doctors are now able to take advantage of free listings on SleepApneaDoctors.us. Treating sleep apnea can require a varied approach based on the patients' needs. The team at...

everest blood pressure
2014-08-28 03:00:34

Emma Mason, European Society of Cardiology Cardiovascular patients should be cautious when exposed to high altitudes for leisure or work An expedition to Mount Everest by Italian researchers has shown for the first time that blood pressure monitored over a 24-hour period rises progressively as people climb to higher altitudes. The researchers also found that while a drug used for lowering blood pressure, called telmisartan, was effective in counteracting the effects of altitude up to...

Sleep Drunkenness Disorder Could Affect 1 In 7
2014-08-27 03:46:18

American Academy of Neurology A study is shining new light on a sleep disorder called "sleep drunkenness." The disorder may be as prevalent as affecting one in every seven people. The research is published in the August 26, 2014, print issue of Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology. Sleep drunkenness disorder involves confusion or inappropriate behavior, such as answering the phone instead of turning off the alarm, during or following arousals from sleep,...

2014-08-26 23:12:29

A study by Canadian researchers released earlier this month found no evidence linking obstructive sleep apnea with cancer. As this report is likely to increase public awareness and discussion of sleep apnea, prosthodontist Dr. Saj Jivraj of the Anacapa Dental Art Institute in Ventura County, Calif., is urging members of the media and the public to look beyond surgery and Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP) as the only remedies for sleep apnea. Woodland Hills, CA (PRWEB) August 26,...

2014-08-25 12:26:51

NORWALK, Conn., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Medica US announces that Consultant Live, a leading online community and information resource for primary care clinicians, features a sleep disorders topic center devoted to fostering better recognition and treatment of patients who have insomnia, obstructive sleep apnea, narcolepsy, restless legs disorder, and other sleep-related problems. People who have trouble sleeping - and there are up to 70 million adults in the US who have a sleep...

2014-08-22 23:10:05

Snoring may be due to flabby or swollen throat muscles. Singing exercises strengthens throat muscles and clears snoring. Mission Hills, CA (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 Dr Murray Grossan was interviewed for an article in Bottom Line Personal for this snoring cure. In the October 2014 issue of Bottom Line Personal magazine, there will appear an interview of Dr Grossan about his method of treating snoring, and in some cases Obstructive Sleep Apnea. The article quotes Dr Grossan: "Nearly...

2014-08-21 23:07:47

Sleep Apnea Doctors US is now offering complimentary listings for sleep doctors across the U.S. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Sleep Apnea Doctors US is now offering complimentary listings for sleep doctors across the U.S. This provides doctors with a convenient way to find new patients in their respective areas. Patients who find a doctor are that much closer to finding remedies for sleep apnea. Many people with this condition have no idea they are experiencing this sleep...


Word of the Day
abrosia
  • Wasting away as a result of abstinence from food.
The word 'abrosia' comes from a Greek roots meaning 'not' and 'eating'.