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2014-05-21 23:15:02

Theravent, Inc., a medical device company providing noninvasive solutions to help people stop snoring recently hit a milestone by exceeding 1 million nights of snoring treatment. Theravent® Advanced Nightly Snore Therapy features Expiratory Positive Airway Pressure (EPAP) therapy to treat snoring. San Jose, California (PRWEB) May 21, 2014 Clinically proven by leading sleep specialists to treat snoring, EPAP Therapy represents a breakthrough in the battle against snoring. It features...

2014-05-20 23:14:29

On May 15, the FDA warned that Eszopiclone Containing Sleep Aids (including Lunesta and generics) can cause next-day impairment of driving and other activities that require alertness. In light of this news, AttorneyOne, a recognized authority on law, updated the website providing detailed information to consumers. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) May 20, 2014 AttorneyOne.com, a recognized authority on law, update the website daily regarding all the latest information from the FDA on safety alerts...

2014-05-20 10:00:28

American Thoracic Society Home testing of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) followed by initiation of home treatment with an auto-titrating continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) device reduced costs compared with in-laboratory testing and titration without negatively impacting clinical outcomes, researchers have shown in a new study presented at the American Thoracic Society International Conference. "While the use of home testing and initiation of CPAP therapy is increasingly common,...

2014-05-20 08:23:54

DUBLIN, May 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/t4pr3j/melatonin_market) has announced the addition of the "Melatonin Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 - 2019" report to their offering. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 Melatonin is a naturally occurring hormone that is found in all living organisms in the animal and plant kingdom. In human beings, it is produced in the...

2014-05-19 14:53:25

American Thoracic Society Clinically important sleep apnea is common among survivors of acute respiratory failure, according to a new study presented at the 2014 American Thoracic Society International Conference. "Insomnia is a frequent complaint among survivors of critical illness," said Dr. Elizabeth Parsons, MD, MSc, of the Division of Pulmonary & Critical Care Medicine at the University of Washington in Seattle. "We examined a small cohort of survivors of acute respiratory...

2014-05-18 12:20:22

Patient Engagement Can Improve Home Medical Equipment Providers Efficiency SAN DIEGO, May 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Umbian Inc., a ResMed (NYSE: RMD) company, and leading provider of cloud-based healthcare compliance solutions, today announced the outcome of a new study that shows significant, measurable efficiency gains when using the automated messaging capabilities of its U-Sleep compliance management solution. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140515/88218 The study reveals...

2014-05-16 23:10:26

Dr. Kaz Zymantas of Premier Dental Center recognizes Better Sleep Month by reminding local residents that he performs sleep apnea treatment in Naperville, IL. Sleep apnea is a complex problem that may be caused by many factors, but treatments for sleep apnea often prevent snoring, as the two conditions are related. Naperville, IL (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 Better Sleep Month is a good time to consider how to improve sleeping patterns. Dr. Kaz Zymantas of Premier Dental Center reminds Naperville...

2014-05-16 23:02:49

Recent studies by the National Health Institute of Health show that Sleep apnea significantly increases your chances of developing the characteristics of hypertension which can lead to heart failure. Dr. Gorman explains. Tarzana, CA (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 Over 7 million people in the US suffer from heart failure each year. Recent studies by the National Institute of Health show that having sleep apnea significantly increases the chances of developing the characteristics of hypertension...

2014-05-16 23:01:35

Numerous studies linking obesity to OSA have dentists attending dental continuing education courses with Sleep Group Solutions, to learn screening and treatment methods for snoring and sleep apnea patients. New Orleans Dental Sleep Medicine lecture is on July 11-12th with Dr. George Jones. New Orleans, LA (PRWEB) May 16, 2014 According to the Trust For Americas Health, Louisiana is home to some of Americas most obese adults, coming in at 34.7 percent, while the national average is 27.6...

2014-05-16 08:26:53

GLENDALE, Calif., May 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Glendale sleep apnea expert Dr. Marine Martirosyan offers oral appliances to treat sleep apnea. Oral appliances are considered a front-line treatment for patients with mild to moderate sleep apnea and offer a comfortable, easy-to-use solution. Millions of Americans suffer from sleep apnea and its associated conditions, but it is highly treatable. About Dr. Marine Martirosyan, Expert in Sleep Apnea Glendale Dr. Martirosyan is a top...


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