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Thursday, November 26, 2020

sleep apnea


The A to Zzzzz of sleep-disorders; Kyunki neend achchi, toh din acha

November 26, 2020 2:26 pm

A good night’s sleep lays the foundation for a good day and more importantly, a healthy body and mind. However, sleep apnea, a medical condition that is less frequently identified is a reason behind a sleepless night, and subsequent health complications. ResMed, a healthcare company, has a potential answer that could fix your sleepless nights...

Can sleep impact mood? A doc explains the connection between sleep apnea and mental health

October 12, 2020 11:22 am

Sleep deprivation can lead to mood swings and irritable behaviour with colleagues at workplaces, among other such problems

Common sleep disorders you should not ignore

February 19, 2020 4:10 pm

Insomnia is known to be the most common sleep disorder. But there are other forms that you should know about.

Tongue fat reduction may help overcome sleep apnea: Study

January 11, 2020 11:23 am

According to the researchers, the condition usually marked by loud snoring can increase a person's risk for high blood pressure and stroke.

Everything you need to know about sleep paralysis and the 'sleep demon'

November 05, 2019 4:45 pm

Those who have experienced sleep paralysis can vouch for the fact that the episodes are crippling and terrifying.

Sleep apnea can have deadly consequences

May 28, 2019 2:08 pm

Sleep apnea can result in poor quality of life, a risk of developing heart disease, stroke, diabetes and even cancer, and perhaps most important of all, a threefold increased risk of often-fatal motor vehicle accidents.

Radar system can monitor body's vital signs wirelessly

May 11, 2019 4:26 pm

Researchers at the University of Waterloo in Canada developed the system to monitor sleep apnea patients by detecting subtle chest movements instead of connecting them to equipment in labs via numerous cumbersome wires.

What's the relationship between snoring and sleep disorders in women?

April 25, 2019 3:50 pm

According to the study, which has been published in the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine, 'social stigma' prevented women from reporting the issue.

Hope for sleep apnea patients: This new implant can make life easier

June 14, 2016 11:48 am

Considering that sleep apnea can lead to high blood pressure, heart attack, stroke, and other serious health problems, it is critically important that there is an alternative instead of CPAP to treat patients.

New 'pacemaker' device could treat sleep apnea

September 24, 2013 3:45 pm

Central sleep apnea is dangerous as the brain's signals telling the body to breathe get interrupted.