Latest by Eli Hendel, M.D.
Patients are more likely to visit an emergency department because of the high cost of medicine and doctor visits to treat asthma. Here’s what researchers found.
Research suggests that having sleep problems may be an early indicator of Alzheimer’s disease risk.
Diabetes puts you at risk of vision loss. If you also have obstructive sleep apnea, that risk goes even higher.
American Academy of Sleep Medicine releases new guidelines for drug-based management of chronic insomnia.
For hospitalized COPD patients who have breathing difficulties not severe enough for intubation, noninvasive ventilation helps, studies show.
Inhaler costs are a particular challenge for patients who have chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
Melatonin is commonly used as a sleep aid but its supplement status poses some safety issues. Here’s the low down on melatonin.
Childhood sleep apnea often goes undiagnosed and can harm brain cells linked to cognition and mood.
Quitting smoking can be hard, but you may recover faster than you expect. Here's what happens to your body days, months, and years after quitting smoking.
Though rare, dry drowning can occur up to 24 hours after you leave the pool, ocean, or even the bathtub. Learn about its cause and prevention.