microbiome
Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) increases the risk of hypertension, but the link between apneas and high blood pressure is unknown. So what is the connection?
shift work
Research from Brigham and Women's Hospital published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences on February 8, 2016, may help explain why shift work increases the risk for cardiovascular disease.
clock
Abolishing the 24-hour clock by knocking out a key gene during development accelerates aging and shortens lifespan by two-thirds in mice, but this effect is absent if the gene deletion is delayed until after birth, according to a study.
ptsd
Research finds patients suffering from posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) experienced lower quality of life, more sleepiness, and less adherence and response to PAP therapy.
football
A Wareable report indicates that Jawbone has released Super Bowl health data showing the change in sleep patterns the night of the big event.
Scientists have discovered that sleeping with your mouth open can cause tooth erosion and decay, according to the Daily Mail.
swiss alps spa
A Robb Report article details a program from Six Senses Spa in the Swiss Alps that is designed to improve sleep.
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Edward Shukovsky, DMD, has launched a new specialty website on snoring and sleep apnea.
Mayo Clinic Health System cardiologist Andrew Calvin, MD, discusses the connection between lack of sufficient sleep and heart disease.
According to a Rolling Out report, a 38-year-old man claims the sleep aid Ambien caused him to fatally strangle his girlfriend.
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The podcast Sleep With Me by Drew Ackerman offers strange bedtime stories to help listeners with insomnia sleep, as reported by The Globe and Mail.
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If you find yourself toggling over to look at Facebook several dozen times a day, it's not necessarily because the experience of being on social media is so wonderful. It may be a sign that you're not getting enough sleep.
Nihon Kohden America was certified as a great workplace on Feb 3 by the independent analysts at Great Place to Work Institute, a global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures.
Cape Medical Supply Launches New Visual Learning Program For Sleep Apnea Patients
Starting February 15, Cape Medical Supply is rolling out its new “Visual Learning Program” for all new PAP patients across the company’s territory in Eastern New England. 
The graveyard shift: The neighbourhood pump attendant
Noor Halid’s story is the first episode of The Other Sight of Singapore, ChannelNewsAsia's web series that profiles Singaporeans who work rotating shifts or night jobs. The series finds out what their job entails and how they adapt to working non-traditional hours.
A Wired news report indicates that Nintendo is putting the launch of its sleep tracking and fitness device on hold.
From the drawbacks for allergy sufferers to the stress relief a pet in bed provides, a DogTime.com report discusses the benefits and possible disadvantages to having your pet sleep with you.
Nutrition expert and trainer Harley Pasternak discusses the connection between sleep and weight loss and offers tips on how to get your best rest.
Based on endoscopic findings, the condition can be divided into chronic sinusitis with or without nasal polyps.
A BD Live news report examines the effect of sleep deprivation on employees and the measures employers can take to ensure workers are rested.