The Clinical Research Forum recognized a scientific paper on Inspire Medical Systems Inc's Inspire Upper Airway Stimulation (UAS) therapy for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) with its Top 10 Clinical Research Achievement Award.
A MedicalResearch.com interview with Jaime Tartar, PhD, discusses a study that explores the possibility that poor sleep quality creates a cognitive bias in memory and interpretation for emotionally negative stimuli.
The United States Patent and Trademark Office has issued U.S. Patent 9,017,273 to Sensory NeuroStimulation Inc covering the technologies used in Relaxis, a vibratory medical device that helps improve the quality of sleep in patients with primary restless legs syndrome (RLS).
Duksung Women's University held a "sleep contest" Friday to provide rest to collegians fatigued from mid-term exams, reports The Korea Times.
The Guardian is offering readers an opportunity to share their artwork inspired by their dreams.
Inspire Upper Airway Stimulation by Inspire Medical Systems Inc has been approved for inclusion in the Government Services Administration Federal Supply Schedule.
Royal Philips is participating in the American Telemedicine Association's Annual Telemedicine Meeting & Trade Show (ATA 2015) to be held May 2-5 in Los Angeles.
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The American Academy of Cardiovascular Sleep Medicine (AACSM) has revamped its website.
The Ohio Chapter, American Academy of Pediatrics (Ohio AAP) is making major strides in reducing the number of infant deaths in the state thanks to an innovative partnership with the Ohio Children's Hospital Association and the Ohio Children's Trust Fund.
The global sleep apnea diagnostic and therapeutic devices market will reach US$6,437.6 billion by 2019 from US$3,805.3 billion in 2012, according to a new report by Transparency Market Research.
Nierman Practice Management (NPM), a provider of implementation and medical billing solutions for dental sleep medicine, TMJ disorder, and other medically necessary services, has launched Snoring Isn’t Sexy membership packages.
An Apple watch app called Lark uses sensors to track movement and sleep and uses an automated health coach to give the user advice, as reported by The Huffington Post.
DeVilbiss Healthcare was recently named one of five finalists for the 2015 Pennsylvania Governor’s ImPAct Awards in the Jobs That Pay category for the Southern Alleghenies Region.
Sleep Review’s pulse oximetry matrix compares features such as patient range, dimensions, weight, power options, battery life, memory capacity, and SPO2 measurement range and accuracy.
The BBC discusses several spots teams that are maximizing circadian advantage.
Post-traumatic stress disorder and sleep disturbances are closely intertwined. Research is ongoing to gather a better understanding of the changes in EMG patterns, periodic limb movement disorder, obstructive sleep apnea, insomnia, and nightmares, according to our sister magazine RT.
European Medicines Agency's (EMA) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has adopted a positive opinion recommending approval of Vanda Pharmaceuticals' Hetlioz (tasimelteon) for the treatment of Non-24-Hour Sleep-Wake Disorder (Non-24) in totally blind adults in the European Union (EU).
A Mirror news report indicates that a number of Britons do not get enough sleep and the report examines the issues caused by the related fatigue.
A MyFoxNY news report details an offering from the Yelo Spa in Manhattan that allows customers to nap and a sleep program created by the Benjamin Hotel.
Emory English professor Benjamin Reiss was awarded the Guggenheim Fellowship for 2015 and will spend the 2015-2016 academic year studying modern sleep.