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A collaborative study suggests that 52.4 per cent of patients with REM sleep behaviour disorder develop a neurodegenerative disease within 12 years following their initial diagnosis.

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Sleep Apnea in Children -- Redondo Beach Dentist Says the Dangerous Condition Is More Common Than You Think
Approximately 18 million adults in the U.S. suffer from sleep apnea, a condition which can cause snoring and extended breathing pauses during sleep, leading to life-threatening health risks. What may not be widely known is that an estimated one to four percent of children also have sleep apnea

Somnia Publishes Guide to Sleep Apnea
LONE TREE, CO--(Marketwired - August 19, 2015) - Somnia, a leader in providing sleep solutions to Coloradans, today announced it is publishing a guide to sleep apnea, a disorder that afflicts many people but often goes untreated. The e-book, Sleep Apnea: A Guide to Better Living, is available for free download at

Somnia Publishes Guide to Sleep Disorders
LONE TREE, CO--(Marketwired - July 22, 2015) - Somnia, a leader in providing sleep solutions to Coloradans, today announced it is publishing a resource for people impacted by sleep disorders. The e-book, Sleep Disorder Guide: Symptoms, Treatments & Solutions, is available for free download at:

Sleep Solutions Specialist Publishes Guide to Insomnia
LONE TREE, CO--(Marketwired - June 10, 2015) - Somnia, a leader in providing sleep solutions to Coloradans, today announced it is publishing a guide to help insomnia sufferers and their families understand this common sleep disorder. The e-book, Insomnia Insider Guide: What's Really Keeping You Up at Night and What to Do to Help You Fall Asleep, is available for free download at http://info

Flamel Technologies Announces Positive Results of a Second Clinical Trial With Micropump(R) Sodium Oxybate
Flamel Technologies (NASDAQ: FLML) today announced that its second clinical study in healthy volunteers using its proprietary Micropump® technology applied to sodium oxybate has achieved the objective of one single dose before bedtime for patients suffering from narcolepsy, confirming the results of a previous, first-in-man, study

Division of Chicago ENT, Chicago Sleep Center, Receives Program Accreditation
The American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) has awarded Chicago Sleep Center, a division of Chicago ENT, their program accreditation for the outstanding standards it maintains as a sleep disorders center. The center provides important resources to the local community as a diagnostic facility as well as through providing state-of-the-art treatments

Ceridian LifeWorks Survey Discovers One in Three Workers Struggle to Keep Eyes Open on the Job
Booth #1923, HR Technology Conference & Expo - A new Ceridian LifeWorks survey released today reveals that more than 30 percent of human resource leaders have witnessed or heard about a co-worker falling asleep on the job in the past six months

Innovative Urine Test Detects Pediatric Sleep Disorder Often Misdiagnosed as ADHD
SEVERNA PARK, MD--(Marketwired - October 02, 2014) - Just in time for Sleep Apnea Awareness Week 2014 and ADHD Awareness Month, NuSomnea has launched an Indiegogo fundraising campaign to help complete the development of The Easy Peezy Pee Test, an at-home urine test for diagnosing pediatric obstructive sleep apnea.

It's Easy Peezy -- Pee Test Detects Pediatric Sleep Disorder With ADHD Link
SEVERNA, MD--(Marketwired - September 16, 2014) - What does good sleep have to do with peeing in a cup? For millions of kids, it could mean better, healthier sleep and possibly avoiding a mistaken diagnosis of ADHD. Meet the Easy Peezy Pee Test, an innovative new diagnostic test in development at NuSomnea that has been found to be 96

Research Now Healthcare Launches Mental Health Panel in North America
Research Now Healthcare, a portfolio company of Research Now, today announced the launch of its Mental Health Panel, providing a resource for creating a better understanding of the concerns of Americans and Canadians who suffer from various forms of mental health conditions.

New Jersey Cosmetic Dentist Explains How Less Sleep Can Impact Health
For over 20 years, New Jersey cosmetic dentist Jerry Strauss, DMD has educated his patients on how lack of sleep can negatively influence their health. His practice, Aesthetic Dental Care of New Jersey, provides a number of treatments for patients with sleep apnea and snoring problems to help improve their quality of sleep.

ML Capital Group, Inc. Expands Its Business in the Medical Marijuana Industry With SuperStar Vapor Pens
ML Capital Group, Inc. (OTCQB: MLCG) is proud to announce that it is expanding its business in the medical marijuana industry to also include vapor pens.

Are Sleep Apnea and Alzheimer's Disease Linked? Fairfield Dentist Explains
According to the Centers for Disease Control, 50 to 70 million Americans are estimated to be suffering from a sleep disorder. Sleep apnea is a common condition which can cause a number of problems, including snoring and a cessation in breathing of 10 seconds or longer during sleep. Dr

The Best in Indian Healthcare Industry Felicitated at Frost & Sullivan’s 6th Annual India Healthcare Excellence Awards 2014
Frost & Sullivan successfully hosted its 6th Annual India Healthcare Excellence Awards at Taj Lands End, Mumbai recognizing distinguished achievers in the Indian healthcare industry. The banquet witnessed the presence of the who’s who in the healthcare sector, and deserving companies and individuals were felicitated for their innovative growth strategies and solutions

Graymark Healthcare to Announce Second Quarter Financial Results on August 13, 2013
Graymark Healthcare, Inc. (OTCQB: GRMH), a leading provider of care management solutions to the sleep disorder market, will hold a conference call on Tuesday, August 13, 2013 at 4:30 p.m

Graymark Healthcare Completes Acquisition of Foundation Surgical Hospital Affiliates LLC and Foundation Surgery Affiliates LLC
Graymark Healthcare Inc. (OTCQB: GRMH), a leading provider of care management solutions to the sleep disorder market, announced today that it has completed the acquisition of Foundation Surgical Hospital Affiliates LLC and Foundation Surgery Affiliates LLC (collectively "Foundation")

Zynex Signs Strategic Agreement With Advanced Brain Monitoring, Expands Presence in Sleep Diagnostic Market
Zynex, Inc. (OTCQB: ZYXI), a provider and developer of non-invasive medical devices for electrotherapy and stroke rehabilitation, neurological diagnostics and cardiac monitoring, announces that it signed a strategic sales, marketing and distribution agreement with California based Advanced Brain Monitoring.

Vicente Capital Partners: MedBridge Healthcare Completes Two Add-On Acquisitions
Vicente Capital Partners announced today that its portfolio company MedBridge Healthcare has acquired Precision Diagnostic Systems (PDS), a provider of sleep disorder diagnosis and testing services, and SleepEasy Therapeutics (SET), a provider of continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) and other respiratory therapy services

Latest Technology Revolutionizes Treatment of Snoring and Sleep Apnea
It's a staggering statistic, but "80% of couples sleep apart when one person snores," says Dr. Mehrdad Razavi, MD and Medical Director of Reve Sleep.

TONIX Pharmaceuticals' CEO Discusses the Company's New Treatment for Fibromyalgia on
Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp. (OTCQB: TNXP) ("TONIX" or the "Company"), a specialty pharmaceutical company developing a non-addictive treatment for fibromyalgia ("FM") and post-traumatic stress disorder ("PTSD"), announces the airing of an interview with TONIX's Chief Executive Officer Seth Lederman, M.D. on, the A to Z of Medical News in the United Kingdom

Tonix Pharmaceuticals' CEO Highlights Connection Between Disturbed Sleep and New Treatment for Fibromyalgia and Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder on KIDELA TV
Tonix Pharmaceuticals Holding Corp. (OTCQB: TNXP) (PINKSHEETS: TNXP) ("TONIX" or the "Company"), a specialty pharmaceutical company developing non-addictive treatments for the chronic pain syndrome, fibromyalgia ("FM") and the anxiety disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder ("PTSD"), announced today the airing of an interview with CEO Seth Lederman on KIDELA TV

Airway Management and VirtuOx Introduce VirtuOx Professional Edition
Together Airway Management and VirtuOx introduce VirtuOx Professional Edition, a web based Patient Management System for the providers of Oral Appliance Therapy (OAT). This comprehensive system does not use software and is accessible via an Internet connection from any PC

Graymark Healthcare Retains Genesis Select for Investor Relations
Graymark Healthcare, Inc. (NASDAQ: GRMH), a provider of care management solutions to the sleep disorder market, announced today that it has engaged Genesis Select for investor relations services.

Graymark Healthcare Opens Four New Facilities for Sleep Medicine Services
Graymark Healthcare, Inc. (NASDAQ: GRMH), the nation's second largest provider of diagnostic sleep services and an innovator in comprehensive care for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), opened four new facilities for its comprehensive sleep medicine services in the second quarter of 2012.

Sleep Apnea Treatment and At-Home Study With New Jersey Cosmetic Dentist
According to the American Association for Respiratory Care (AARC), sleep apnea is a condition that affects nearly 18 million Americans, 10 million of which have not been diagnosed

Eisai to Launch Insomnia Treatment Lunesta(R) in Japan
Eisai Co., Ltd. announced today that it will launch the insomnia treatment Lunesta(R) (eszopiclone) in Japan on April 18. Lunesta, originally discovered and developed by Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc. ("Sunovion"; formerly Sepracor Inc.; currently a U.S. subsidiary of Dainippon Sumitomo Pharma Co., Ltd

Analysis Ranks Most Sleep-Deprived Occupations
Daylight Saving Time is Sunday March 11th, but the real impact of "springing forward" and losing an hour of sleep is felt on the back-to-work Monday. That day, most of us will suffer from sleep deprivation.

Eisai Receives Approval to Market Insomnia Treatment Lunesta in Japan
Eisai Co. Ltd announced today that it received approval from Japan's Ministry of Health, Labour and Welfare (MHLW) on January 18, 2012 to market Lunesta (eszopiclone), a product the company has been developing in Japan, as a treatment for insomnia.Lunesta, originally discovered and developed by Sunovion Pharmaceuticals Inc. ("Sunovion"; formerly Sepracor Inc

Now, beat jet lag by 'tricking' you body clock
While jet lag affects air travellers differently, it can lead to daytime fatigue, headache, stomach troubles and insomnia.

Daily life stress sparks rise in sleep texting disorder
Researchers say that some people are developing a rare condition where they send incoherent text messages to their contacts while sleeping, something that they have no memory of.

Why we lose sleep as we age
A natural yellowing of the eye lens that absorbs blue light, discolours with age, which significantly increases the risk of developing sleep disorders, according to a new study.

Wearing compression stockings may help you stop snoring during sleep
Researchers have claimed that wearing compression stockings might help people suffering from a common sleep disorder.

REM sleep behaviour disorder an indicator of Parkinson's disease
A study has indicated that REM sleep behaviour disorder is a risk factor for Parkinson's disease.

Sleep apnoea sufferers at high risk of heart disease
Researchers at the University of Birmingham in the United Kingdom have suggested that a common sleep disorder may affect the blood vessels responsible for supplying blood to the heart, raising the risk of heart disease in otherwise healthy people.

Cause of severe sleep disorder closely linked to Parkinson's discovered
Researchers at the University of Toronto have identified a potential cause for a severe sleep disorder that could also have implications for Parkinson's disease and other neurodegenerative diseases.

Early symptoms of Parkinson's disease revealed in dream sleep
Danish researchers have discovered that very early symptoms of Parkinson's disease may be revealed in dream or REM sleep.

Kids given swine flu vaccine 'have an increased risk of sleep disorder'
Finnish researchers have found that children given a swine flu vaccine have an increased risk of a sleep disorder.

Study examines socio-economic consequences of sleep disorders
A new study at the University of Copenhagen and the Danish Institute for Health Services Research has examined the socio-economic consequences of the sleep disorder hypersomnia, revealing that it has far-reaching consequences for both the individual and society as a whole.

Afghanistan-based US troops' families bear brunt of deployment strains
The impact of the Afghanistan war is not limited to the soldiers deployed there, but extends to their families back home, who bear the brunt of the psychological and emotional strain of deployments.

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