New Implant Device Inspiring Hope For Sleep Apnea PatientsAn estimated 22 million Americans suffer from sleep apnea. The disorder causes people to stop breathing while they sleep.
U.S. Nixes Sleep Apnea Test Plan For Truckers, Train EngineersU.S. officials are abandoning plans to require sleep apnea screening for truck drivers and train engineers, a decision that safety experts say puts millions of lives at risk.
Carrie Fisher Died From Sleep Apnea And Other FactorsAmong the factors that contributed to Fisher's death was buildup of fatty tissue in the walls of her arteries, the Los Angeles County coroner's office said in a news release late Friday.
Doctors Say Snoring A Symptom Of Health ProblemsAnnoying and more often than not, disruptive, snoring is the most common problem affecting more than 90 million Americans of both genders and all ages.
Fielder Returns To Rangers' Camp After Sleep Disorder TestsFielder returned to the Rangers' spring training on Friday and was inserted into the lineup as Texas' designated hitter against Milwaukee after being tested earlier this week for a sleep disorder.
Top 5 Ways To Stop SnoringMore than 45-percent of Americans snore, according to recent studies. Doctors, however; say the common problem can be more than just a nuisance.
Perry Denies Sleep Apnea Reference In e-BookGovernor Rick Perry is denying he has sleep apnea after the diagnosis was revealed in a reporter's diary from a failed presidential campaign marked by several notable flubs.
Study Links Sleep Apnea With CancerSleep apnea is a problem that goes well beyond annoying your partner with loud snoring. Now, a new study finds it can make a person five times more likely to die from cancer.
Who Needs More Sleep, Men Or Women?Between work and family, and all of life’s other obligations, it seems much of America is sleep deprived. Millions of people are trying to function on less than eight hours of sleep and that can cause irritability, lack of concentration and even create trouble in a marriage.