Sleep-related deaths are the most common cause of death for infants 1-12 months of age. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that infants sleep on their back on a firm mattress, without loose bedding.
A Pro Health news report discusses a study that examined sleep-disordered breathing and insomnia in patients with chronic fatigue syndrome and fibromyalgia.
According to Medical Xpress, research shows that a good week's sleep had no effect on the likelihood of injury for the Westcoast Eagles team in Australia.
The results of a preliminary study shows that a large percentage of breast cancer survivors with sleep complaints may have a sleep disorder that requires referral to a sleep specialist, according to a report from OncologyNurseAdvisor.
When Evansville resident Mike Boren met his newborn nephew, he came away with a couple of impressions: the little guy was cute as a button and the entire family never slept. “Uncle Mike” wanted to do something to help them get some rest.
The coach of the Golden State Warriors, a professional basketball team in Oakland, enlisted the help of a sleep research to help players perform their best, as reported by NBC Bay Area.
A Deseret News report examines the impact of obstructive sleep apnea on the brain.
A news report from Live Science examines how and why pregnancy affects sleep.
More than 60% of children developed sleepwalking when both their parents were sleepwalkers in a study among children born in the Canadian province of Quebec, according to an article published online by JAMA Pediatrics.
People with insomnia and other sleep problems have increased sensitivity to pain, reports a study published in PAIN, the official publication of the International Association for the Study of Pain.
The benefits of lighting that helps us sleep, improves our mood, reduces depression, or makes us feel more alert on the job are, simply put, priceless. An expert from the Lighting Research Center and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute explains how to make light therapy successful in clinical settings.
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.
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.