wind instrument sleep apnea
A new study has found that wind instrument players have a reduced risk of developing obstructive sleep apnea.
atrial fibrillation
CPAP use was associated with a significant reduction in the recurrence of atrial fibrillation in patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), according to an analysis of data from past research published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology: Clinical Electrophysiology.
The US Olympic Committee (USOC)'s Olympic Training Centers in Chula Vista, Calif, and Colorado Springs, Colo, will feature Airweave bedding toppers.
With a sleep deprivation and recovery animal model, sleep researchers have shown that REM sleep may be a period in which memory is consolidated, according to Bioscience Technology.
The number of Koreans undergoing surgical treatment for snoring has increased 63.7% from 2009 to 2013, as reported by The Korea Bizwire.
A Psychiatry Advisor report discusses the non-medication and pharmacotherapy treatments available for Alzheimer's patients with sleep disorders.
Nova LifeStyle Inc has developed a new, health-oriented product line called Smart Health Furniture, which offers the ability to monitor, record, and deliver user data to key medical care providers.
Tempur-Pedic North America LLC is partnering with HGTV for its third annual HGTV Smart Home, which showcases the latest products in home technology and energy efficiency through thoughtful design and innovative products.
Whole You Inc, a Mitsui Chemicals company dedicated to providing innovative solutions that allow those with sensory and physical mobility challenges to live life to the fullest, will make its first conference appearance at the California Dental Association’s CDA Presents Anaheim 2015.
sleep breathing cognitive
Heavy snoring and sleep apnea may be linked to memory and thinking decline at an earlier age, according to a study published in the April 15, 2015, online issue of Neurology. The research also suggests that treating the disorders with CPAP may delay the decline.
lightcolor
Research by scientists at The University of Manchester has revealed that the color of light has a major impact on how our body clock measures the time of day.
fasting breast cancer
A decrease in the amount of time spent eating and an increase in overnight fasting reduces glucose levels and may reduce the risk of breast cancer among women, report University of California, San Diego School of Medicine researchers in the journal Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention.
homesleepapneatesting
With the integration of HSAT into clinical practice, applying the precise billing and coding is a critical—but often bewildering—task. This article outlines an easy process to facilitate reimbursement.
Metro Detroiters will wake up rested, refreshed, and reenergized after attending Art Van Furniture's free "Ladies Night Out" Slumber Party on May 3 from 6 PM to 9 PM at its Shelby Township store.
IBM Watson Health
With a goal of advancing the quality and effectiveness of personal healthcare, IBM is establishing a Watson Health Cloud to provide a secure and open platform for physicians, researchers, insurers, and companies focused on health and wellness solutions.
Gummy Bear Bed
Craig's Beds unveils "The Summerfield Gummy Bear Bed," made on-location with 26,135 gummy bears, to help launch the retailer's new bed in a box The Craig's Bed by Summerfield.
NeckSofa
Designed for use in a variety of positions, the Neck Sofa is a formfitting neck pillow with a unique design and with a "patented inner molded support structure" that shapes the neck, head, and shoulder area with precision, the manufacturer says.
On May 19, the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) will honor the patients, leaders, and innovators who are moving the rare disease community forward at its annual Portraits of Courage Gala in Washington DC.
Better Homes and Gardens (BHG) has constructed its first-ever Innovation Home to be revealed in the magazine's October 2015 issue.
An American College of Cardiology article review examines a study of hospitalized adults who met criteria for obstructive sleep apnea and reported lower sleep quality and worse in-hospital sleep duration.