Sufferers of chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) are set to benefit with the dual launch of a specialist Griffith University clinic in Australia and smart phone app, both aimed to manage their illness and improve health outcomes.
The Norman Transcript reports on how sleep patterns change with age, as often observed in nursing homes.
New research from the Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School in Singapore shows long-term sleep deprivation correlates to brain atrophy and lowered cognitive performance, Liberty Voice reports.
A new study from UC San Francisco shows that while the impact of life’s stressors accumulate over time and accelerate cellular aging, these negative effects may be reduced by maintaining a healthy diet, exercising, and sleeping well.
To guarantee that elusive good night’s sleep, more and more busy couples are choosing to sleep in separate beds, reports the Daily Mail.
A husband-and-wife team are pushing the FDA to get readable quantitative data about drugs to doctors and patients, reports NPR. As an example, the team developed a drug facts box for Lunesta.
Spending time in a dark tank of warm salt water might sound a bit wacky, but converts tell the Mother Nature Network that it treats ailments including insomnia.
The teaser for the season premiere of The Simpsons states, “On September 28, one will die.” We can’t help but be a little concerned that it may be Homer Simpson, and it may be from a sleep-breathing disorder.
When Vandana Katyal began studying orthodontics at the University of Adelaide, a pediatrician friend urged her to read more about obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Her reading led her down a research path she never dreamed of undertaking.
A cutting edge treatment for patients with obstructive sleep apnea—involving shrinking the tongue and reshaping the palate—is being put to the test in a new study led by the Adelaide Institute for Sleep Health (AISH) at the Repatriation General Hospital (RGH).