Sleep

Study Finds Solriamfetol Effective, Safe as Treatment of Excessive Daytime Sleepiness

October 21st 2020, 9:22pm

Article

Solriamfetol was found to be efficacious and safe in the treatment of excessive daytime sleepiness in patients with narcolepsy and obstructive sleep apnea, according to study findings.

Inconsistent Sleep Linked With Inflammatory Dysfunction in Women

October 16th 2020, 4:00pm

Article

Inconsistent sleep was found to be significantly associated with inflammatory dysfunction, particularly in women, according to study findings.

US Study Examines Impact of Technology Use on Sleep Disorders

October 13th 2020, 8:00pm

Article

An analysis finds Americans who are under the age of 25, shift workers, and living in urban areas are more likely to have sleep disorders.

CPAP Therapy Found to Reduce CVD Risk in Patients With Prediabetes, OSA

October 8th 2020, 6:40pm

Article

CPAP treatment administered at night was found to lower daytime resting heart rates and reduce the risk of cardiovascular disease (CVD) in patients with prediabetes who have obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).

Evaluating Telemedicine in Pediatric Sleep Care

October 5th 2020, 6:08pm

Article

Telemedicine was indicated to provide complete and appropriate care for addressing pediatric sleep disorders such as insomnia and circadian rhythm disorders, whereas obstructive sleep apnea was better evaluated in office.

e-Cigarette Use Linked With Sleep Deprivation in Young Adults

October 1st 2020, 3:04pm

Article

Former e-cigarette users were found to be more likely to report sleep deprivation compared with never users, according to study findings.

What Can Improve Sleep Hygiene in Children, Adolescents?

September 28th 2020, 9:00pm

Article

In addressing sleep-related challenges prior to and influenced by the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic, researchers outline factors that contribute to optimal sleep hygiene among children and adolescents.

Assessing Sleep Attributes Among Health Workers During the COVID-19 Pandemic

September 25th 2020, 12:00pm

Article

Health workers providing care on the front lines of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic were found to develop more sleep disturbances and have worse quality of sleep compared with non-health care professionals.

What Is the Relationship Between OSA, Cardiovascular Disease?

September 22nd 2020, 7:49pm

Article

In 2 separate articles, researchers review the relationship between obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and cardiovascular disease, as well as the effects of continuous positive airway pressure treatment on level of physical activity in patients with these comorbid conditions.

Sleep Duration Linked With Behavioral Management of Positive, Negative Events

September 18th 2020, 4:34pm

Article

Impaired sleep was found to contribute to more emotional reactions by study participants to stressful events the next day, with a comparative indifference to positive events also reported.