While Medicare does not provide reimbursement for home oxygen as a treatment of obstructive sleep apnea, many beneficiaries have co-existing chronic pulmonary conditions that would justify coverage of home oxygen, according to CGS Medicare.
Intelligent Mechatronic Systems (IMS) is unveiling the IMS Connected Car Experience, demonstrating real-time driver coaching, driver health monitoring integrated with wearable devices, and distraction-free technology that supports smarter driver decisions.
After 45 minutes of media, children’s grades, sleep, social skills, and emotional balance start to decline, according to the Learning Habit Study. After 4 hours, only 1% of children in middle school receive A’s in mathematics and English Language Arts.
Since launching in June, the network has gained 250 members across 39 states, and more are on the way.
With sleep drunkenness in the news, ABC 7 reports on how getting too much sleep can contribute to the problem.
A study from the National Sleep Foundation found an estimated 45% of adolescents in the US don’t get enough sleep and many suffer insomnia, reports the McPherson Sentinel.
As sleep pods become more popular in workplaces and schools across the world, more universities are adding nap rooms to their campuses, Time reports.
September is a time of year when stress mounts for many, and sleep suffers as a result, Furniture News reports.
In Australia, a study is enrolling participants who have both insomnia and obstructive sleep apnea in an attempt to treat both disorders at once.
Research at the University of Miami aims to learn what makes sleep apnea a risk factor for strokes, the Miami Herald reports.