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The global sleep apnea devices market is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 16.6% during the forecast period from 2014 to 2019, according to Research and Markets' "Sleep Apnea Devices Market by Segments (Sleep Apnea Therapeutic Devices, Sleep Apnea Diagnostic Devices)—Global Forecast to 2019."
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Yaroslav Molkov has received a $1.4 million grant from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) to study the neuroscience underlying obstructive sleep apnea (OSA)—specifically targeting how respiration and high blood pressure are linked in the brain.
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ResMed Inc's revenue for the third quarter ended March 31, 2015, was $422.5 million, a 6% increase compared to the quarter ended March 31, 2014.
Epidemiologists forecast that the total prevalent cases of acute insomnia in the 7 major markets (7MM) will increase from 121,799,911 in 2013, to 130,482,156 in 2023 at an Annual Growth Rate (AGR) of 0.71%.
Itamar Medical Inc, a subsidiary of Itamar Medical Ltd, and Arterial Health International LLC (AHI) have signed a representation agreement.
Wearable devices such as fitness trackers have started to impact consumers’ personal lives, making them more knowledgeable about their activity levels, sleep patterns, and eating habits.
The global sleep apnea diagnostic and therapeutic devices market is to grow at a compound annual growth rate of 8.16% over the period 2014-2019. This is according to the new Research and Markets "Global Sleep Apnea Diagnostic and Therapeutic Devices Market 2015-2019" report.
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A new study has found that wind instrument players have a reduced risk of developing obstructive sleep apnea.
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CPAP use was associated with a significant reduction in the recurrence of atrial fibrillation in patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), according to an analysis of data from past research published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology: Clinical Electrophysiology.
The US Olympic Committee (USOC)'s Olympic Training Centers in Chula Vista, Calif, and Colorado Springs, Colo, will feature Airweave bedding toppers.
Tempur-Pedic North America LLC is partnering with HGTV for its third annual HGTV Smart Home, which showcases the latest products in home technology and energy efficiency through thoughtful design and innovative products.
Whole You Inc, a Mitsui Chemicals company dedicated to providing innovative solutions that allow those with sensory and physical mobility challenges to live life to the fullest, will make its first conference appearance at the California Dental Association’s CDA Presents Anaheim 2015.
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Research by scientists at The University of Manchester has revealed that the color of light has a major impact on how our body clock measures the time of day.
Metro Detroiters will wake up rested, refreshed, and reenergized after attending Art Van Furniture's free "Ladies Night Out" Slumber Party on May 3 from 6 PM to 9 PM at its Shelby Township store.
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Craig's Beds unveils "The Summerfield Gummy Bear Bed," made on-location with 26,135 gummy bears, to help launch the retailer's new bed in a box The Craig's Bed by Summerfield.
On May 19, the National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) will honor the patients, leaders, and innovators who are moving the rare disease community forward at its annual Portraits of Courage Gala in Washington DC.
Better Homes and Gardens (BHG) has constructed its first-ever Innovation Home to be revealed in the magazine's October 2015 issue.
Sorin SpA and Cyberonics Inc announced that the required waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976, as amended, relating to their pending merger, has expired.
Amy J. Aronsky, DO, FAASM, a board-certified pulmonary, critical care, and sleep medicine specialist has joined Sleep Review's editorial advisory board.
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Drowsiness is similar to alcohol in how it compromises driving ability, yet many parents of teen drivers do not recognize the hidden danger of drowsy driving. The National Healthy Sleep Awareness Project is addressing this public safety threat by urging all parents of teen and novice drivers to talk with their children about getting nine hours of nightly sleep for optimal daytime alertness and committing to pull over or avoid driving if they haven’t gotten enough sleep.