OSA is a condition that causes people to stop breathing at night while sleeping because of the throat muscle relaxation.
Can sleep disorder treatments effective in managing muscular dystrophy symptoms?
It is common knowledge that spouses with partners who are loud snorers often get their sleep disrupted almost every night. Sleeping through a partner's loud snoring is possible with the use of proper bedtime routines and even technology tools to achieve that deep and restful slumber.
For patients suffering from sleep apnea, there’s a remedy at hand – a CPAP mask, which is a airway pressure machine designed to keep the windpipe open while sleeping. Unfortunately, according to latest findings, this might not be an effective remedy for all patients.
Large tongues significantly increase the risk of obstructive sleep apnea in obese adults, according to a new study.
According to a research team from the University of California, Davis, undiagnosed and untreated sleeping disorders could be contributing to one of the most common symptoms of multiple sclerosis, fatigue.
A new study reveals that one in two pregnant women with hypertension may have unrecognized obstructive sleep apnea, according to a new study.
Sleep apnea patients are more likely to suffer osteoporosis, according to a new study.
Finnish researchers reported that even moderate weight loss can improve symptoms of obstructive sleep apnea.
The body’s autonomic nervous system which controls your heart rate, respiratory rate and perspiration under a lower level of consciousness is said to be weaker in people who have obstructive sleep apnea according to a new study.
Getting some shut-eye every night for seven to nine hours is critical to maintaining one’s health. Seeking treatment for a sleep disorder is just as critical too, according to three new studies.
Researchers reported that the faces of people who used CPAP therapy for their obstructive sleep apnea appeared more youthful, attractive and alert.
For all intents and purposes, the "War on Drugs" ended when nearly every state passed a law for recreational or medical marijuana use. The truth is, however, that law enforcement officers everywhere still actively pursue drug arrests. If you've been arrested for illicit drug use, you need to take the charges seriously. While there may be a valid defense or a program that can get you out of trouble for a first offense, the stigma can haunt you for a lifetime.