Sleep Disorders

 
Climate Change Health Hazards Quiz
June 15, 2017

Test your knowledge of the products of climate change and the health effects they may have.

Climate Change Is a Health Hazard: 8 Examples
June 07, 2017

Increases in diabetes, insomnia, and skin cancer are just 3 of the hazardous trends identified in recent research. More findings in our slide show.

New OSA Testing Guideline, Summarized
March 23, 2017

Obstructive sleep apnea ups the risk for many other health issues. Click through a 6-slide summary of updated recommendations.

Sleep Apnea Gives Rise to Asthma Exacerbations
November 02, 2016

Obstructive sleep apnea, common in patients who have asthma, may contribute to severe exacerbations.

Hypoxia, Sleep Apnea Linked in Diabetes
May 03, 2016

And the parameters of hypoxemia may be more sensitive than the apnea–hypopnea index.

Sleep Quiz: You Snooze, You Lose
January 28, 2016

Physicians who aren't alert to the perils of sleep deprivation may not be able to give patients the advice they need. Take this test as a wake-up call.

Negative 40 Winks: 10 Facts About Sleep Deprivation
November 11, 2015

Hypertension, diabetes, depression, obesity-just a few of the chronic ills that affect persons with sleep insufficiency. Catch up on your sleep facts and figures in these 10 slides.

Sleep Disorders and Glucose Metabolism: What's the Connection?
August 11, 2015

Common sleep disorders appear to worsen insulin resistance, glucose intolerance, and pancreatic endocrine dysfunction. Here, a closer look at how.

Parasomnias: Q & A
July 13, 2015

Parasomnias result from a blurring between stages of sleep. See if answers to any of these 6 questions are clear to you.

Insomnia and Autism Fuel a Vicious Cycle
July 13, 2015

Insomnia is the predominant sleep disorder seen in autism spectrum disorder. The deficits of each condition compound those of the other.