Sleep Disorder Information/Apnea Sleep Problems News

December 10, 2018

AHA: Sleep Apnea May Double Odds for High Blood Pressure in Blacks

MONDAY, Dec. 10, 2018 (American Heart Association) — Black adults with high blood pressure that defies standard prescription treatments might want to get screened for sleep […]
September 7, 2018

Sleep Apnea Often Missed in Black Americans

FRIDAY, Sept. 7, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Sleep apnea is common — but rarely diagnosed — among black Americans, researchers say. The new study included 852 […]
June 22, 2018

AHA: CPAP Machines May Bring Better Sleep, Plus a Healthier Heart

FRIDAY, June 22, 2018 (American Heart Association) — People with sleep apnea, especially those over 60, could decrease their risk of heart failure by using CPAP […]
May 24, 2018

Snorers, Could CPAP Help Your Sex Life, Too?

THURSDAY, May 24, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Women with sleep apnea might experience a boost in their sex life if they regularly use a CPAP machine, […]
May 24, 2018

Snorers, Could CPAP Help Your Sex Life, Too?

THURSDAY, May 24, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Women with sleep apnea might experience a boost in their sex life if they regularly use a CPAP machine, […]
April 24, 2018

Medical Marijuana May Not Help Your Sleep Apnea: Experts

TUESDAY, April 24, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Medical marijuana shouldn’t be used to treat sleep apnea, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine says in a new […]
April 12, 2018

Even When You Think You're Not Sleepy, Your Car Crash Risk Rises

WEDNESDAY, April 11, 2018 (HealthDay News) — You might be a drowsy driver without knowing it, and new research finds that can make you more dangerous […]
March 1, 2018

Skipping CPAP May Mean Return to the Hospital for Apnea Patients

THURSDAY, March 1, 2018 (HealthDay News) — If people with sleep apnea who’ve been hospitalized for any reason don’t use their breathing treatments when they return […]