Sheri Katz, DDS, published a case study exploring the impact of alcohol ingestion on a patient with OSA who uses oral appliance therapy.
With more patients being diagnosed with sleep apnea and oral appliance therapy emerging as a key treatment, a background in the management of sleep-disordered breathing allows medical professionals to provide much needed care to patients and grow their practices.
A Live Science news report examines the best smartphone apps available on the market to monitor and improve sleep.
Children obtain better and more age-appropriate sleep in the presence of household rules and regular sleep-wake routines, according to sleep researchers.
Sleep disorders put some workers out of sync with traditional schedules and are estimated to cost employers $2,000 per employee in lost productivity every year, reports The Atlantic.
Baylor College’s Dr Mary Rose says pets should sleep in beds of their own.
Boston Red Sox baseball player Mike Napoli recently underwent surgery for sleep apnea and recounted the details to Comcast SportsNet.
The Sydney Swans, an Australian football team, has added sleep pods to its change room to allow players to rest and recover, as indicated on a Swans Media news report.
On March 2, the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) will issue new medical guidance to Aviation Medical Examiners (AMEs), the agency said on Friday.
In a bulletin issued this month by the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA), the agency reminds its certified medical examiners to use their “medical training and expertise in determining whether a driver exhibits symptoms and/or multiple risk factors for OSA [obstructive sleep apnea].”