NIH Sleep and Women’s Health

By Eugena Brooks Growing up I couldn’t wait until I was big enough to stay up like the older girls. In my teens I couldn’t wait until I was old enough to club and bar hop until all hours of the night. By my thirties, ambition and family responsibilities never left...

DBSA Well beyond Blue initiative

  Depression is often part of the journey for Sleep Apnea patients, adding even more challenges to a difficult path. The ASAA is partnering with the Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance to help FDA and life science companies understand what’s most important to...

Melatonin and Non-Prescription Sleep Aids

By Eugena Brooks   As part of the American Sleep Apnea Association (ASAA) latest webinar in a series of educational opportunities for patients, Wallace Mendelson, M.D. discussed the use of melatonin and also over the counter (OTC) sleep aids. Stress factors presented...

Childhood Sleep Apnea: What Parents Should Know

Most parents often think that only adults suffer from sleep apnea and children aren’t affected by this disorder. But the fact is that, even children can suffer from sleep apnea. If your child is experiencing one or all of the below mentioned symptoms, he or she may be...