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4 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
The family of Jahi McMath, the 13-year-old girl who was declared brain-dead after complications from tonsil surgery, gathered with supporters Wednesday evening in the hope that prayers from around the world might help bring their daughter home.
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8 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog
Poor people and minorities appear to disproportionately suffer from problems with sleep and chronic disease, but the two do not appear to be directly linked, finds a new study in Ethnicity & Disease .
12 hrs ago | Medical Daily
Parents may experience bedtime battles with their toddlers often hearing the words, "I'm not tired, Mommy," as kids are unwilling to fall asleep.
12 hrs ago | HON
A new study has uncovered evidence that most cases of narcolepsy are caused by a misguided immune system attack -- something that has been long suspected but unproven.
16 hrs ago | ABA Journal
A Los Angeles judge has ordered Bingham McCutchen to pay $2,430 as a sanction for slow discovery in a suit by a former associate who claims the firm failed to accommodate her sleep disorder.
20 hrs ago | AlertNet
If that gift does not come at home, hotels across the United States are looking to profit from the sleep deficit this holiday season by offering sleep packages to a growing population of "wired and tired" guests.
Drowsiness is one of the major side effects of some antihistamines, such as diphenhydramine and doxylamine succinate .
Kids who don't get enough sleep at night may experience a slight spike in their blood pressure the next day even if they are not overweight or obese, a new study suggests.
Harrison Medical Center's accredited Sleep Disorders Center is encouraging people to take an active role in their sleep apnea therapy by offering a free support group for those suffering from sleep apnea and other sleep disorders.
'All I want for Christmas is to get a good night's sleep' was Lorne's wish. This Yorkton resident had his request granted once he was diagnosed and treated for sleep apnea.
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"The degree of improvement was most substantial in the better golfers who have done a superior job of managing the technical and mechanical aspects of golf," said study lead author Dr. Marc Benton, medical director of SleepWell Centers of New Jersey, in Madison.
A new study suggests that treating obstructive sleep apnea with continuous positive airway pressure therapy improves golf performance in middle-aged men.
People with sleep apnea and hard-to-control high blood pressure may see their blood pressure drop if they treat the sleep disorder, Spanish researchers report.
One of the most key components to building muscle that is often overlooked is getting enough sleep.