How Improved Search Results May Help Draw New Clients

Search is a rapidly-growing market. Although the industry has only a brief history that dates back to 1993, search engines are utilized by people every day in their quest to find relevant information online about services and products. In 2011, Goo

Transcend Expands Distribution in Key Global Markets

Somnetics International Inc, the Minneapolis-based maker of the Transcend Sleep Apnea Therapy System, has received approval to distribute its products in several key global markets including Australia, India, New Zealand, Colombia, Chile, and Venez

Bariatric Surgery Not Silver Bullet for Sleep Apnea

Although bariatric surgery results in greater weight loss than conventional measures, new research shows this does not translate into significantly greater improvement in obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Researchers from Monash University, the Alfre

Lack of Sleep Leads to Insulin Resistance in Teens

A new study suggests that increasing the amount of sleep that teenagers get could improve their insulin resistance and prevent the future onset of diabetes. "High levels of insulin resistance can lead to the development of diabetes," sai

Benzodiazepine Use Raises Dementia Risk in Elderly

People over the age of 65 who consumed benzodiazepines showed a 50% increased risk of developing dementia, according to a new study. Although this study does not confirm a cause and effect relationship, the researchers recommend increased vigilance

Bariatric Surgery Not Silver Bullet for Sleep Apnea

Although bariatric surgery results in greater weight loss than conventional measures, new research shows this does not translate into significantly greater improvement in obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).

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Sleep Apnea & Pregnancy: A Dangerous Combo

The newborns of obese pregnant women suffering from obstructive sleep apnea are more likely to be admitted to the neonatal intensive care unit than those born to obese mothers without the sleep disorder, reports a study published online.

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Electrodes, Monitors, Sensors

Information for this guide based on data submitted by product manufacturers. Sleep Review strives for accuracy in all data but cannot be held responsible for claims made by manufacturers. The 2012 Comparison Guide for Electrodes