A large study links a significantly increased risk for developing dementia, including Alzheimer’s disease, to taking commonly used medications with anticholinergic effects at higher doses or for a longer time.
Women in their late 30s and 40s who have trouble sleeping are more than three times more likely to suffer sleep problems during menopause than women who have an easier time getting shut-eye, according to a new study by researchers from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania.
Off-label use of “cognitive enhancement” drugs such as those used to treat narcolepsy is a real concern in Silicon Valley, reports CNN Money.
A WFLA news report indicates that the American Academy of Pediatrics is alerting parents of the differences between ADHD and sleep disorders.
According to Forbes, Luna is a mattress cover that is a sensing device designed to gather data to get an accurate picture of a person’s sleep.
Mobile technology could fill a gap in medical diagnosis, reports The Institute, which specifically reports on SleepAp.
According to Rolling Stone, actor Jeff Bridges has released a 15-song album called Sleeping Tapes designed to help you doze.
Insomniacs who take longer than 14 minutes to fall asleep face a greater risk of hypertension, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal Hypertension.
Under the broad topic of “require medical fitness for duty,” the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) has identified obstructive sleep apnea diagnosis and treatment as on its “most wanted list” of safety advocacy priorities for 2015.
Sheri Katz, DDS, published a case study exploring the impact of alcohol ingestion on a patient with OSA who uses oral appliance therapy.