Latest by Eli Hendel, M.D.
Symptoms typically consist of violent movements and flailing of the arms and legs during dream periods, which can become a serious problem with a bed partner.
Based on what is already known about sleep disorders and how they complicate heart disease, little effort has been made to aggressively identify and then treat these sleep disorders.
How a simple blow to the chest can result in a serious diagnosis.
You might think a one-hour change wouldn’t be much of a disruption. But it’s the suddenness of the change that can lead to significant health consequences.
How pulmonary rehabilitation has given Grace Koppel many more years to live than expected.
This decision to remove sleep-apnea screening comes as a surprise, given recent high-profile incidents involving drowsy truck drivers.
Many smokers believe that menthol cigarettes are safer. But research suggests that their health risks are even greater than regular cigarettes.
Studies suggest that not getting enough sleep can impact physical and mental wellbeing.
Research suggests men and women experience sleep apnea and its complications differently.