Latest Articles by Allen J. Blaivas, D.O.
The Celiac Disease, Gluten, and Childhood Sleep Apnea Link
Is there a link between celiac disease, gluten sensitivity, and sleep disordered breathing in children?
No More Cold and Clammy Night Sweats
Although night sweats isn’t a sleep disorder, they can still wreak havoc on your life — and sheets. There are a few culprits that could be eliminated so you sleep soundly — and dry.
How Important Is Sleep to Managing Bipolar Disorder?
Is there a relationship between the symptoms of bipolar disorder and your sleep patterns?
The Link Between Sleep Apnea and Insomnia
Studies have found that sleep apnea raises insomnia risk—especially if you’re female or have had a stroke.
The Health Benefits of Better Sleep
Taking steps to improve your sleep can lead to better health outcomes.
Why Are Sleep Complaints More Common in Women?
Women are more likely to suffer from insomnia and other sleep problems compared to men. These are the reasons why.
Could a Tonsillectomy Cure Your Obstructive Sleep Apnea?
Enlarged tonsils can block your airway when you sleep, interfering with your breathing and causing sleep apnea. Could tonsillectomy cure your OSA?
Therapy and Sleep Coaching: Are These Alternatives to Sleeping Pills Right for You?
The American Academy of Sleep Medicine lists Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia (CBT-i) as one of a small number of recommended insomnia treatments. Could sleep coaching work for your insomnia?