Whole You Inc, a Mitsui Chemicals company dedicated to providing innovative solutions that allow those with sensory and physical mobility challenges to live life to the fullest, will make its first conference appearance at the California Dental Association’s CDA Presents Anaheim 2015.
sleep breathing cognitive
Heavy snoring and sleep apnea may be linked to memory and thinking decline at an earlier age, according to a study published in the April 15, 2015, online issue of Neurology. The research also suggests that treating the disorders with CPAP may delay the decline.
lightcolor
Research by scientists at The University of Manchester has revealed that the color of light has a major impact on how our body clock measures the time of day.
fasting breast cancer
A decrease in the amount of time spent eating and an increase in overnight fasting reduces glucose levels and may reduce the risk of breast cancer among women, report University of California, San Diego School of Medicine researchers in the journal Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention.
homesleepapneatesting
With the integration of HSAT into clinical practice, applying the precise billing and coding is a critical—but often bewildering—task. This article outlines an easy process to facilitate reimbursement.
Metro Detroiters will wake up rested, refreshed, and reenergized after attending Art Van Furniture's free "Ladies Night Out" Slumber Party on May 3 from 6 PM to 9 PM at its Shelby Township store.
IBM Watson Health
With a goal of advancing the quality and effectiveness of personal healthcare, IBM is establishing a Watson Health Cloud to provide a secure and open platform for physicians, researchers, insurers, and companies focused on health and wellness solutions.
Gummy Bear Bed
Craig's Beds unveils "The Summerfield Gummy Bear Bed," made on-location with 26,135 gummy bears, to help launch the retailer's new bed in a box The Craig's Bed by Summerfield.
NeckSofa
Designed for use in a variety of positions, the Neck Sofa is a formfitting neck pillow with a unique design and with a "patented inner molded support structure" that shapes the neck, head, and shoulder area with precision, the manufacturer says.
On May 19, the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) will honor the patients, leaders, and innovators who are moving the rare disease community forward at its annual Portraits of Courage Gala in Washington DC.
Better Homes and Gardens (BHG) has constructed its first-ever Innovation Home to be revealed in the magazine's October 2015 issue.
An American College of Cardiology article review examines a study of hospitalized adults who met criteria for obstructive sleep apnea and reported lower sleep quality and worse in-hospital sleep duration.
The new research linking blood sugar and the internal clock may help develop and improve strategies for controlling glucose levels in day-active people and night workers, reports Harvard Gazette.
Researchers have discovered that playing wind instruments can lower a person's risk of developing obstructive sleep apnea, as reported by Z News.
Sorin SpA and Cyberonics Inc announced that the required waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, relating to their pending merger, has expired.
Healthy business in medical technology
AsiaOne profiles Goh Boon Seong, president and chief executive officer of WhiteRock Medical Company and its US-based wholly-owned unit, Somnetics Global.
A news report from The Wall Street Journal reports that the new Apple ResearchKit allows patients to participate in clinical trials via sleep and exercise tracking apps.
A Huffington Post news report examines the practice of lucid dreaming, which involves a person who knows they are dreaming taking control of the dream.
A Medical Research interview discusses a research report that aimed to determine the role of cancer treatments in triggering insomnia.
The Clarion-Ledger examines the detrimental effects of sleep deprivation for parents and children.