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Infant Deaths Increase For Babies Sleeping On Sofas

Infant Deaths Increase For Babies Sleeping On Sofas

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new study in the journal Pediatrics has found that a significant number of Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS) cases can be attributed to the infant sleeping on a sofa. The study,...

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2014-10-23 23:02:20

David Gergen teams up with the Whitney Reynolds Show to promote sleep apnea awareness. On November 1st & 2nd, The Whitney Reynolds show will be airing a sleep apnea special. Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) October 23, 2014 In May of 2014, David Gergen, President of Pro Player Health Alliance (PPHA) and Executive Director of the American Sleep & Breathing Academy Dental Division (ASBADD), was contacted by the Whitney Reynolds Show. They were interested in filming a TV special about the...

2014-10-21 23:15:30

Medicine in Motion identifies the harmful effects of sleep deprivation and what a person can do at home to combat sleepless nights. Austin, Texas (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 Everyone suffers from a bad night’s sleep now and again, but those whose sleep is regularly disturbed know firsthand the effects can be far-reaching. Not only does irregular sleep make a person feel tired, but it also affects their long-term health. Lack of sleep is a stressor to the body’s systems that can:...

2014-10-21 23:03:38

Recent high-profile motor vehicle accidents have brought national attention to the dangers of drowsy driving. The National Healthy Sleep Awareness Project is addressing this pervasive threat to public health and transportation safety by launching the “Awake at the Wheel” public education campaign, which will educate drivers of all ages about the risks of driving while drowsy in order to reduce avoidable accidents and save lives. Darien, Ill. (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 Recent...

2014-10-21 08:33:28

Upgraded Software Automatically Groups Patients for Specific Action Enabling More Efficient Follow-Up and Care SAN DIEGO, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --ResMed (NYSE:RMD) today announced a significant improvement to U-Sleep, its premium patient management platform, which allows home medical equipment providers (HMEs) to quickly and effectively manage patients with sleep apnea and respiratory conditions. U-Sleep's new Action View feature gives HMEs a fast method of sorting patients into...

2014-10-20 23:01:26

American Sleep & Breathing Academy Dental Division (ASBADD) 2015 Sleep & Wellness Conference to take place April 10-11, 2015 at the DoubleTree Resort in Scottsdale, AZ Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 Last week, David Gergen, Executive Director of the American Sleep & Breathing Academy Dental Division(ASBADD) announced Dr. Robert L. Talley and Dr. Peter F. Chase as new President and Vice President, respectively, of the ASBADD. In what continues to be a great month for the...

2014-10-16 08:29:17

The Angel Guardian series takes flight with Kickstarter and "Buy a Book, Give a Book" program AUSTIN, Texas, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A consistent bedtime routine significantly improves sleep in infants and toddlers, a study from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine shows. But parents know just how difficult it can be to get little ones to wind down for the night. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141016/152545Photo -...

2014-10-15 23:01:53

Nature’s Sleep is thrilled to be involved in Animal Planet’s hit show, Tanked, which airs this Friday night, 17 October 2014, at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT. Tanked is a show about two brothers-in-law, Wayde King and Brett Raymer, who create one-of-a-kind aquariums all around the country. Davie, FL (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Nature’s Sleep became involved with this hit-show when Holy Sheets came up with an extraordinary marketing campaign which was chosen to be on the show. Nature’s Sleep...

2014-10-14 20:22:04

LONDON, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research on the working of the human brain in relation to sleep is a fairly new area, with many new and novel theories. The discovery of new mechanisms and chemicals in the brain has provided expanding avenues for research and development (R&D) of products that are likely to alter the course of sleep disorders or modify its outcome. This BCC Research study analyzes the current therapies for sleep disorders and new therapies that are in the...

2014-10-14 12:27:22

NORWALK, Conn., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- UBM Medica US announces that Consultant Live a leading online community for primary care clinicians, has unveiled a new online sleep disorders educational program to help doctors and nurses help their patients get a good night's rest. Americans are sleep deprived. People with disturbed sleep tend to have chronic diseases like hypertension, diabetes, depression, obesity, and cancer, and lack of sleep further reduces their health and quality of...

2014-10-10 23:03:34

Sleep Solution Doctors now helps patients locate sleep apnea doctors in their local area. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) October 10, 2014 Between 10 and 20 percent of American adults suffer from obstructive sleep apnea, and as many as 40 percent snore occasionally or chronically. Obstructive sleep apnea causes repeated interruptions to breathing during sleep. While sleep apnea has been associated with multiple health issues, a new study, which was published in “PLOS ONE,” indicates that it...


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conjunto
  • A style of popular dance music originating along the border between Texas and Mexico, characterized by the use of accordion, drums, and 12-string bass guitar and traditionally based on polka, waltz, and bolero rhythms.
The word 'conjunto' comes through Spanish, from Latin coniūnctus, past participle of coniungere, to join together; see conjoin