Autism, Sleep Apnea Added As Qualifying Conditions To Medical Pot ProgramHealth officials announced Thursday that autism and obstructive sleep apnea are now qualifying conditions for the state’s medical marijuana program.
Dental Procedure Eases Edina Man's Snoring ProblemAbout 40 percent of American adults are snorers. About half of loud snorers have sleep apnea. And as you, or your sleeping partner, may know, it can make daytime functioning exhausting.
Sleeping Disorders Could Be Behind Behavioral Issues In KidsWe often associate snoring and sleep problems with overweight men. But our kids can have trouble sleeping, too. And doctors say it may affect them in more ways than just being tired. Doctors admit it's not easy for parents to link behavior issues to sleep.
Health Watch: FDA Approves New Treatment For Sleep ApneaThe Food and Drug Administration has approved a new treatment for sleep apnea. Millions of Americans suffer from the sleeping disease and the new treatment would help those who are unable to use the traditional mask treatment.
Not Getting Enough Sleep? There's An App For ThatAre you getting enough sleep at night? Many who don't turn to medications. But what about using your phone to get an extra few minutes of sleep? We are taking a closer look at smartphone sleep apps to determine if they're good for your health.
Not Getting Enough Sleep? Find Out If It's A DisorderIf you've already had your coffee and you're still feeling tired, it may be a sign of a bigger health problem. Many times people aren't getting enough restful sleep they need because of conditions like apnea and insomnia.
Frank Vascellaro, A Snorer In Denial, Undergoes Sleep StudyExperts say 40 percent of Americans snore when they sleep. Then there are those of us who have to sleep next to a snorer. And those of us who are in denial. I was convinced my wife Amelia was imagining it, so I went to a sleep clinic to find the truth.
Experts: Robots Can Help Sleep Apnea SufferersRobots may be able to help humans with sleep apnea sleep easier.
Study: Sleep Apnea Linked To Heart ProblemsSleep apnea is much more than losing a good night's sleep. A new study details why the disorder can be so hard on a person's heart.