Jawbone adjuster may help with sleep apnoea

2015-06-03 15:50

An option for mild or moderate apnoea is a device that holds the lower jaw, or mandible, and the tongue forward during sleep.

Heavy snoring and apnoea linked to earlier mental decline

2015-04-20 14:28

Treating sleep issues may delay mental decline in adults, researchers say.

Sleep apnoea may lower your aerobic fitness

2014-12-04 11:52

People with this sleep disorder take in less oxygen during exercise, small study finds.

Can sleep apnoea affect your sex life?

2014-10-23 15:38

Many patients who use CPAP for sleep apnoea believe it makes them less sexually attractive, which may make them less likely to comply with treatment.

Fatigue in MS patients may indicate sleep disorder

2014-09-15 14:14

Sleep disorders among people with multiple sclerosis are often left undiagnosed and untreated.

Severe sleep apnoea aggravates blood pressure risk

2014-08-18 11:25

A study suggests that severe obstructive sleep apnoea contributes to poor blood pressure control.

Sleep apnoea may affect your hearing

2014-05-21 15:41

Sleep apnoea is associated with hearing impairment at both high and low frequencies, according to new research.

Sleep apnoea linked to poor bone health

2014-04-16 09:59

Sleep apnoea causes repeated, brief interruptions in breathing during sleep, and can harm many of the body's systems, including the skeletal system.

Evening workouts don't affect sleep quality

2014-02-27 15:43

Researchers found that people who exercised in the evening reported sleeping just as well as those who weren't active in the hours before bed.

Treating sleep apnoea may lower blood pressure

2013-12-11 13:52

People with sleep apnoea and hard-to-control high blood pressure may see their blood pressure drop if they treat the sleep disorder.


Sleep apnoea treatment improves heart condition

2015-04-21 12:28

A new review has found that continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) also reduces recurrences of a heart arrhythmia called atrial fibrillation.

Treating sleep apnoea may also lessen depression

2014-12-23 11:13

For people with depression and obstructive sleep apnoea, using a nightly device to improve breathing may also improve depression symptoms- according to a new review.

Sleep apnoea tied to memory problems

2014-11-03 11:26

Remembering locations and directions may suffer when deep sleep is disrupted by breathing difficulties.

A fat tongue may be disrupting your sleep

2014-10-01 10:12

A study shows that there are increased fat deposits in the tongues of obese people who suffer from sleep apnoea.

Sleep apnoea treatment effective for older people

2014-08-27 12:16

A study has found that continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) treatment is useful and cost-effective for older patients.

No apparent link between sleep apnoea and cancer

2014-08-11 10:18

A new study shows no connection between sleep apnoea and cancer, although low oxygen levels might trigger cell mutations connected with cancer.

Impotence can be reversed by lifestyle changes

2014-04-24 15:36

Losing weight, eating better, getting more active, drinking less alcohol and getting better sleep can all help reverse problems that contribute to impotence, according to a new study.

Young adult insomniacs at higher risk for stroke

2014-04-04 13:38

Researchers found that insomnia seemed to raise the likelihood that a person will be hospitalised due to stroke by 54%, especially if they were young adults.

Spinal injuries can cause sleep apnoea

2014-01-29 13:03

Researchers suggest that people with spinal cord injuries should be assessed for sleep apnoea.

Sleep apnoea treatment may improve looks

2013-09-16 10:18

Treatment for sleep apnoea may do more than improve your sleep and health: It could help you look better, according to a new study.

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