The website Digital Trends delves into the science of how blue light disrupts sleep and discusses how to fix the problem.
A Huffington Post report interviews podcast host Blake Smith about his personal experience with sleep paralysis.
Scientists from the Florida campus of The Scripps Research Institute (TSRI) have been awarded $1.4 million from the National Institute of Mental Health of the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to explore the development of drug candidates for a wide range of conditions, including circadian rhythm disorders.
A team of researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania used fruitflies to probe deeper into the cellular and molecular mechanisms that govern aggression and sleep.
The Oxford Online Programme in Sleep Medicine is for active medical professionals with an interest in sleep disorders. The master's course is from Oxford’s Sleep and Circadian Neuroscience Institute, which is dedicated to the neuroscience of sleep and to advancing our understanding of how sleep and circadian rhythm disruption (SCRD) affects health.
Michael J. Twery, PhD, received the Mark O. Hatfield Public Policy or Advocacy Award from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM).
Nancy A. Collop, MD, received the Nathaniel Kleitman Distinguished Service Award from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM). Collop was presented with the award at SLEEP 2015.
Carole L. Marcus, MBBCh, received the William C. Dement Academic Achievement Award from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM). Marcus was presented with the award at SLEEP 2015.
Patrick J. Strollo, Jr., MD, received the Excellence in Education Award from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM). Strollo was presented with the award at SLEEP 2015.
According to The Huffington Post, a new study finds that the timing of food intake may have a significant effect on sleep patterns.
In part two of a two-part series, MinnPost continues its conversation with Dr Michael Howell.
As the first of a two-part series, MinnPost interviews Dr Michael Howell, an assistant professor of neurology at the University of Minnesota, program director of the Clinical Sleep Medicine Fellowship at the Hennepin County Medical Center, and medical director of the Fairview Sleep Centers in Edina.
After surgery, a patient with sleep apnea discovered she also had atrial fibrillation, a serious irregular heart rhythm, reports Everyday Health.
Experts say that between 1% and 3% of children have sleep apnea that, if untreated, can disrupt far more than a family’s restful nights, reports The New York Times.
ResMed has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Curative Medical, a privately-held provider of non-invasive ventilation and sleep-disordered breathing medical devices and accessories.
A donation will help the NHS wheelchair service in Hounslow provide an aid to help disabled individuals with posture problems improve sleep, as reported by Get West London.
Some will write the blue-boxed notice off as a marketing gimmick, but I think it is an early flicker of true insight on the disruptive impact blue lights have on sleep and overall health.
Yes, PAP devices can be used in the pediatric population. A sleep medicine expert shares important information on implementation, titration, and maximizing outcomes.
Avram R. Gold, MD, links sleep-disordered breathing to functional somatic syndromes and anxiety disorders via an out of the box paradigm. The iconoclast posits a connection via hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis activation, a theory that moves away from commonly held beliefs.
The Brain & Behavior Research Foundation awarded its 2015 Freedman Prize for Exceptional Basic Research to Michael M. Halassa, MD, PhD, assistant professor at the New York University Neuroscience Institute with appointments in Neuroscience and Physiology, Psychiatry and the Center for Neural Science.