A sleep-promoting circuit located deep in the primitive brainstem has revealed how we fall into deep sleep.
One in five men in the US reports violence towards their spouse or significant other, says a new nationally-representative study by the University of Michigan.
For those who suffer from chronic insomnia—some 15% of older adults in the United States —that sleep loss can increase the risk for cardiovascular disease, hypertension, weight gain, type 2 diabetes, and even lead to an earlier death.
For millions of kids, a urine test could mean better, healthier sleep and possibly avoiding a mistaken diagnosis of ADHD.
Healio covers the findings of a study about sleep apnea in liver clinic patients.
Researchers find that high glycemic index foods are linked with a good night’s sleep, reports The Daily Mail.
Close to 100 million wearable remote patient monitoring (RPM) devices will ship over the next 5 years, according to ABI Research, boosted by growing interest and awareness about the benefits of supporting healthcare away from the hospital and into patients’ homes.
Narcoleptics often suffer for a decade or more before getting a proper diagnosis. Learn the commonly missed signs, and your patients won’t have to wait any longer.
The United States has formally settled part of, and joined in part of, a lawsuit brought by a whistle-blower that alleges a Northeast Florida-based sleep clinic intentionally billed the government for millions of dollars of services that were not medically necessary, and, in some instances, were never actually performed.
Researchers at the Sleep and Human Health Institute and Maimonides Sleep Arts & Sciences, Ltd investigated drug failure in 1,210 chronic insomnia patients and found 91% of those who completed sleep studies actually suffered from previously undiagnosed sleep apnea, a critical factor likely to be aggravating their insomnia.