A Globes news report indicates that Xenia Venture Capital Ltd has announced $10 million in financing for Ninox Medical, a company developing a device for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea.
According to the Healthcare Medicine Institute, combining acupuncture with a special traditional Chinese medicine herbal formula relieves perimenopausal insomnia.
A study abstract provided by ATS Journals examines the findings of a study focusing on obstructive and central sleep apnea in patients with end stage renal disease.
A Skyword news report examines the issue of sleep and employee productivity, and offers employers tips on how to help workers "sleep to succeed."
A news report from Ben Greenfield Fitness details five different pieces of technology and smartphone apps designed to improve sleep and relieve stress.
Philips Pico
Philips Respironics today announced the Pico nasal mask is now available in the United States for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Designed to maximize comfort and effectiveness, Pico is a small and light CPAP mask.
The Cape Regional Health System has opened the Cape Regional Sleep Center located in the Hope Medical Commons in Marmora, New Jersey.
According to the Cincinnati Business Courier, Allostatix has signed a $3.5 million contract with a health benefits management company in Texas to test patients for obstructive sleep apnea.
night owl diabetes
Night owls are more likely to develop diabetes, metabolic syndrome, and sarcopenia than early risers, even when they get the same amount of sleep, according to a new study published in the Endocrine Society's Journal of Clinical Endocrinology & Metabolism.
narcolepsy walk
On Saturday, May 16, Narcolepsy Network will hold its third annual NYC walk, DREAM BIG! 2015. Starting with a prewalk warm-up, walkers will join forces to raise awareness of narcolepsy, a serious sleep disorder that affects approximately one in every 2,000 people in the United States.
Royal Philips and Leiden University Medical Center (LUMC) have entered into a new research collaboration aimed at improving preventative care and chronic care through wearable technologies.
Expedition 43 Launch
Three crew members representing the United States and Russia are on the International Space Station after launching from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan at 3:42 PM EDT Friday (1:42 AM, March 28 in Baikonur).
snore survey
More than a quarter of Americans recently confessed that a snoring bed partner makes them annoyed or angry, according to a survey from the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine (AADSM)–with one in five saying a snoring partner could drive them out of bed.
exploding head syndrome
Washington State University (WSU) researchers have found that an unexpectedly high percentage of young people experience "exploding head syndrome," a psychological phenomenon in which they are awakened by abrupt loud noises, even the sensation of an explosion in their head.
A Tech.Co news report examines the sleep patterns of successful leaders throughout history.
A recent meta-analysis explored the connection between sleep and the risk of type 2 diabetes, as indicated on a Diabetes in Control report.
A BBC News report indicates a recent study shows that adults who sleep for less than 6 hours or more than 8 hours are at risk of dying earlier.
Urinary complaints both during and after menopause have been linked to poor sleep in addition to slowed reaction time and belly fat, as reported by Healio.
sleepangel
An Irish Central news report interviews one of the creators of SleepAngel, a chemical-free solution designed to eradicate bacteria, allergens, and dust mites from pillows.
A Family Practice News report indicates that patients with untreated obstructive sleep apnea who underwent PCI were more than twice as likely to undergo repeat revascularization during the next 4.8 years.