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Wellness Wednesday: A pacemaker for sleep apnea?

March 14, 2018 // 0 Comments

Implanted devices that help people breathe can be helpful, if expensive, for treating sleep apnea. However, for many, PAP therapy fails and oral appliance therapy isn't indicated. This new technology might be the ticket for many with challenges treating their sleep breathing disorders. [...]

Sleep News Weekly || February 16, 2018: Fired for sleep apnea? Chinese shoppers awoken in IKEA, dodgeball for narcolepsy, more

February 16, 2018 // 0 Comments

Workers claim they were fired for sleep apnea, IKEA shoppers in China are awoken from naps on display furniture by local comedians, new lung pacemaker treats first-ever sleep apnea patient, 700 people in Kentucky split $500k Provigil settlement, Japan examines the relationship between insomnia and suicide; narcolepsy mom plays dodgeball to raise awareness; and more about how America (and the world) sleeps. [...]
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