Sleep Apnea

Categories

VIEW ALL

Fatty Liver

View More

Gall Stone

View More

Kidney Stone

View More

Sexual Health

View More

Tinnitus

View More

Sleep Apnea

View More

Vertigo

View More

People who eat a healthy, plant-based diet that is high in vegetables, fruit, whole grains, and nuts are less likely to have obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), according to a study published today in ERJ Open Research.  However, people eating an unhealthy plant-based diet, high in refined carbohydrates, sugary drinks, and …

A University of Ottawa research team has shown that the impact of sleep apnea on the metabolism of blood lipids differs by sex, with women regulating their blood lipids better than men. Sleep can disturb the regulation of blood lipid levels, a key factor in the development of cardiovascular disease. …

On Nov 14, nonprofit Project Sleep partnered with the White House Office of Public Engagement to host a Sleep Equity Convening, a first-of-its-kind meeting on sleep. Project Sleep brought sleep community leaders and advocates together with key White House officials at the Eisenhower Executive Office Building for this important discussion.  …

By Erica Jansen, University of Michigan You probably already know that how you eat before bed affects your sleep. Maybe you’ve found yourself still lying awake at 2 a.m. after enjoying a cup of coffee with dessert. But did you know that your eating choices throughout the day may also …

People who experience insomnia were 69% more likely to have a heart attack compared to those who didn’t have the sleep disorder during an average nine years of follow-up, according to a study published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.  In addition, when looking at sleep duration …

Young people who have more beneficial sleep habits are incrementally less likely to die early, according to research presented at the 2023 American College of Cardiology’s Annual Scientific Session Together With the World Congress of Cardiology.  Moreover, the data suggest that about 8% of deaths from any cause could be …

Three people in Singapore have been hospitalized for serious adverse reactions after consuming modafinil and armodafinil obtained without a medical prescription, apparently in hopes of cognitive enhancement. Modafinil and armodafinil US Food and Drug Administration cleared for the treatment of narcolepsy, obstructive sleep apnea, and shift work sleep disorder. There …

By Yaqoot Fatima, The University of Queensland; Daniel Sullivan, The University of Queensland; Romola Bucks, The University of Western Australia; Roslyn Von Senden, The University of Queensland, and Shannon Edmed, The University of Queensland Obstructive sleep apnoea is about twice as common in First Nations people compared with non-Indigenous Australians. …