ROZEREM (ramelteon) is indicated for the treatment of insomnia characterized by difficulty with sleep onset.
Ads by Google
Sleep disorder and ear, nose and throat specialists at Thomas Jefferson University are examining an innovative procedure for obstructive sleep apnea syndrome treatment.
A lack of adequate rest and sleep disorders like sleep apnea will derail the best efforts of many students returning to school over the coming weeks.
Physicians have successfully treated patients with obstructive sleep apnea with a novel surgical procedure.
Symptoms in patients with obstructive sleep apnea and hypopnea can be significantly reduced through treatment with nasal insufflation (TNI), using a nasal cannula to deliver warm, humidified air at a high flow rate.
Health Canada is advising consumers not to use Optimum Health Care SleePlus TCM or BYL SleePlus, because the products contain the undeclared drug clonazepam, which can be habit-forming when used for as little as a few months.
In a study that examined the relationship between race, menopausal status and symptoms of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), middle-aged African-American women were found to be more likely to experience OSA symptoms than their Caucasian counterparts.
A sleep-related breathing disorder among infants and toddlers born prematurely occurs earlier than expected in this population, and at higher rates than among full-term infants.
Even a single night of sleep deprivation can impact a person's ability to coordinate eye movements with steering.
Nurses who work the night shift are more likely to have poor sleep habits, a practice that can increase the likelihood of committing serious errors that can put the safety of themselves as well as their patients at risk.
A lack of sleep may affect the performance of airport employees, which can, in turn, compromise the safety of airline passengers.
Students with symptoms of sleep disorders are more likely to receive bad grades in classes such as math, reading and writing than peers without symptoms of sleep disorders.
The Sleep-Side Rule is an effective classroom tool that improves children's understanding of the relationship between age and sleep need.
A paper is the first classification of a wide range of documented sleep-related disorders associated with abnormal sexual behaviors. These abnormal sexual behaviors, which emerge during sleep, are referred to as "sleepsex" or "sexsomnia."
Children from low income families have more sleep problems than children from middle class families, potentially impacting their health and performance at school.
Chronic fatigue syndrome (CFS) has been associated with altered amounts of slow wave sleep, which could reflect reduced electroencephalograph (EEG) activity and impaired sleep regulation.
Sleep deprivation can adversely affect a person's decision-making at a gambling table by elevating the expectation of gains and making light of one's losses following risky decisions.
While sleepiness among judges and other members of the judiciary is not uncommon, it is viewed unfavorably by the media, society and the judicial system as a whole.
As more Americans turn to medications for a good night's sleep, the introduction of a generic version of Ambien (zolpidem tartrate) presents savings for Insomnia treatment.
A voluntary recall of a number of CPAP machines, a medical device for treating obstructive sleep apnea (temporary stoppage of breathing during sleep), due to a potential danger of short circuit in the power supply connector which may result in device failure or fire.
FDA approved the first generic versions of Ambien (zolpidem tartrate) immediate-release tablets for short-term treatment of insomnia.\n
For sufferers of Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD), sleep disturbances are among the most treatment-resistant symptoms and can lead to drug and alcohol abuse and even suicide.
As many as 40 to 65 percent of people with mild traumatic brain injury complain of insomnia and sleep disorder.