Night shift OSA therapy

OSA Therapy “Night Shift” Available Via Crowd-funding Campaign

Advanced Brain Monitoring Inc (ABM) is using a unique strategy to collect compliance data on its novel Night Shift obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) treatment: a crowd-funded clinical trial. Night Shift is a new neck-worn device that treats positional OSA, including severe cases up to an AHI of 60.

Patient Survey Data Shows Negative Impact of Nocturia

New patient survey data presented at the European Association of Urology (EAU 14) congress shows that nocturia (waking to void one or more times a night followed by sleep) has a strong negative impact on utility, work productivity, and health-related quality of life (HRQL).

Studies Highlight Insomnia-Depression Link

Clinical Psychiatry News reports on Dr Donna M. Sudak, professor and director of the psychotherapy training program at Drexel University, Philadelphia, said during a premeeting workshop on high-yield brief CBT at the annual meeting of the American College of Psychiatrists.

Remarkable Similarities in SIDS and Asphyxia Cases

Telltale signs in the brains of babies who have died of SIDS are remarkably similar to those of children who died of accidental asphyxiation, according to researchers at the University of Adelaide’s School of Medical Sciences.

Limiting Screen Time Improves Sleep, Academics, Behavior

Children get more sleep, do better in school, behave better, and see other health benefits when parents limit content and the amount of time their children spend on the computer or in front of the TV. These are the findings of a new study, published in JAMA Pediatrics.