By Eugena Brooks Researchers estimate that about 10 percent of the general population suffers from nighttime gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD). However, the study shows that
AWAKE Sleep Apnea Initiative Documents Life-altering Impacts of Sleep Apnea and Patients’ Priorities for Treatment
A comprehensive report issued today by the American Sleep Apnea Association (ASAA) details the magnitude of human suffering, barriers to diagnosis and treatment, and unmet needs described by people living with sleep apnea and family caregivers.
Our sleep community continues to expand! We now offer our new A.W.A.K.E. Facebook group, a monthly newsletter,
an updated sleep health app and research program (details forthcoming!), and a new webinar series.
A winner has been chosen for the Sleeptember 2017 Bedhead Selfie portrait challenge. The one tagged with #ASAAbedhead and which grabbed the most likes in social media has won 4 (four) One-Day Park Hopper tickets for Disneyworld theme park! See the winning selfie here!
Congratulations again to xxxxx for the winning shot, and thank you to everyone who participated! We hope you grabbed a few more winks in the month of Sleeptember and the trend toward better sleep continues!
Efforts to research a cure for sleep apnea are ongoing at every level. The challenges include developmental better diagnostic strategies, improving the identification of biomarkers showing higher risk for sleep apnea, and much more research on pediatric sleep apnea to understand why it happens and how we can catch it early and reverse the processes that turn it into a chronic condition.
Sleeptember Forum: Hurricane relief for CPAP users, second sleep studies, head colds and PAP therapy, more!
These Top Ten recent topics from September feature concerns about head colds and CPAP, hurricane relief for CPAP users, having a second sleep study, and more.