Latest Sleep medicine Stories

2014-02-26 23:23:42

Henry Vruwink, DDS, of Asheboro, North Carolina is now affiliated with Snoring Isn’t Sexy. Asheboro, NC (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 In these stressful times, 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 daily challenges. 45% of the population snores and 20 million people...

2014-02-26 20:22:14

DUBLIN, Feb. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Jazz Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq: JAZZ) today announced that the company will be webcasting its corporate presentations at two upcoming investor conferences. -- Cowen and Company 34(th) Annual Healthcare Conference in Boston, MA on Wednesday, March 5, 2014 at 8:00 a.m. EST / 1:00 p.m. GMT. Matt Young, senior vice president, corporate development, will provide an overview of the company and a business and financial update....

2014-02-21 23:24:07

American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine Recognizes the Sleep Apnea & TMJ Diagnostic and Therapeutic Center of Los Angeles office for excellence Encino, CA (PRWEB) February 21, 2014 A local dental facility is helping Los Angeles-area residents get a more restful night’s sleep. Sleep Apnea & TMJ Diagnostic and Therapeutic Center recently received facility accreditation from the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine (AADSM), joining an elite group of centers around the nation...

2014-02-20 23:24:07

Dental Sleep Medicine education company, Sleep Group Solutions partners with leading dentists to overcome dangerous side effects associated with OSA, by offering live lectures in Sleep Disorders Dentistry. (PRWEB) February 20, 2014 We’re hearing and learning more about it. The rise of OSA (Obstructive Sleep Apnea) in communities is at a staggering high. It’s estimated nearly 100 million people have OSA, a disorder which causes the breath to cease during sleep, some experiencing up to...

2014-02-19 12:26:11

Growing Patient Awareness of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Will Be a Strong Driver of the Market, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the proportion of undiagnosed patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is declining as a result of efforts by organizations such as the National Sleep Foundation, which is causing awareness of the condition to rise. In addition, obesity and age are...

Multiple Sclerosis Fatigue May Be Linked To Obstructive Sleep Apnea
2014-02-15 05:28:35

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The fatigue that many people with multiple sclerosis (MS) feel is often written off as just being part of the territory of their chronic neurological condition. A new study from the University of Michigan, published in the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine, suggests that a large number of MS patients might have an undiagnosed — and treatable — sleep disorder, known to cause fatigue: obstructive sleep apnea, or OSA. The...

2014-02-14 23:00:52

Dr. Rein and Dr. Seltzer of Long Island Dental Sleep Medicine have become increasingly popular among NFL greats. In addition, Living Heart Foundation recently included them in their HOPE Program screenings. Long Island, NY (PRWEB) February 14, 2014 Recently, Dr. Rein and Dr. Seltzer oversaw the sleep apnea portions of the overall screenings for the HOPE Program launched by the Living Heart Foundation. Between the screening in New York and the screening in New Jersey, over 25 retired...

2014-02-13 23:04:51

Studies Show that Aquariums Help Lower Stress and Blood Pressure (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 In partnership to raise heart health awareness in the month of February, The Florida Aquarium and Sleep Apnea Treatment Centers of America(SATCOA) are holding an event. Studies have demonstrated that aquariums help lower stress and blood pressure, which can also affect a person’s sleep. Snoring is a classic sign that a person might have obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and when left untreated, this...

2014-02-12 23:23:35

Improve health and relationships with bedroom tips from The American Academy of Sleep Medicine. Darien, Ill. (PRWEB) February 12, 2014 A candlelit dinner, a dozen roses, a stroll through the park holding hands. These are all romantic gestures that can be wiped out the instant your head hits the pillow and the snoring begins. This Valentine’s Day, reduce snoring for a better night’s sleep and improved health. “Snoring has serious effects, both on relationships and physical health,...

2014-02-12 23:01:15

Dental Sleep Medicine education company, Sleep Group Solutions provide education to dentists on treating snoring and sleep apnea patients. Upcoming lectures include Chicago, Boston and Nashville. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) February 12, 2014 Over three-quarters of the American population suffer from sleep related problems, mainly snoring. For the non-snoring bed partner, lack of sleep is just as dangerous, also adding unnecessary stresses to the relationship. Sleep Group Solutions, a leading...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'