ARTICLES RELATING TO SLEEP APNOEA

Sleep apnoea raises death risk

2009-08-18 16:05

Severe sleep apnoea raises the risk of dying early by 46%, US researchers reported, but said people with milder sleep-breathing problems do not share that risk.

More fat, less sleep

2010-02-09 15:06

Expanding waist worsens kids' sleep apnoea.

Exercise, diet stops sleep apnoea worsening

2013-04-19 09:12

Losing weight through exercise and healthier eating may have long-term benefits for people with mild sleep apnoea, a new study suggests.

Sleep apnoea may impair drivers

2013-04-15 09:51

Motorists with sleep apnoea were more likely to fall asleep at wheel, fail simulated road tests.

Consistent bedtime helps sleep apnoea

2013-06-10 11:22

Sticking with a regular bedtime helps people with sleep apnoea, says new study.

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.

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.

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.

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.

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.

 

Help! My kid is sleepwalking!

2012-01-25 13:19

Tips for when your kid goes “bump” in the night.

Removing tonsils helps kids with sleep apnoea

2013-05-22 10:23

For children who have sleep apnoea, removing the tonsils appears to improve daytime energy and behaviour, researchers say.

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.

Treating sleep apnoea pays off at work

2013-04-12 09:34

As nighttime ZZZZs improve, so does daytime productivity.

Sleep apnoea in seniors tied to Alzheimer's

2013-05-20 12:59

Slimmer seniors with signs of disrupted breathing during sleep were more likely to have indicators of developing Alzheimer's disease, says study.

Sleep apnoea linked to glaucoma

2013-08-19 11:42

A new study suggests that people with sleep apnoea are at increased risk for glaucoma and should be screened for the eye disease.

The sinister side of snoring

2013-12-31 09:00

Sleep apnoea - usually manifest in bursts of strangled-sounding snores - plagues millions every night. It's a sleep-thief, but it's also potentially very dangerous...

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.

Drowsiness

2014-06-03 12:37

Drowsiness is a state of sleepiness.

The sinister side of snoring

2010-08-13 00:00

Sleep apnoea - usually manifest in bursts of strangled-sounding snores - plagues millions every night. It's a sleep-thief, but it's also potentially very dangerous...

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