Sleep deprived people more likely to have car crashes
A new study indicates that people who have slept for fewer than seven of the past 24 hours have higher odds of being involved in and responsible for car crashes. The risk is...
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Mediterranean Diet Linked to Improved Sleep Quality
Adding to past research showing beneficial effects from the Mediterranean diet in older adults, a new study suggests that the diet also improves quality of sleep, although not...
1 day ago - Medscape
People who have slept lesser than seven hours have higher risks of car crashes
A new study in SLEEP indicates that people who have slept for fewer than seven of the past 24 hours have higher odds of being involved in and responsible for car crashes. The...
1 day ago - News Medical
New Guideline on Weight Management in Treating Sleep Apnea Patients Published
Overweight or obese patients with obstructive sleep apnea who are encouraged to participate in a comprehensive weight-loss program will most likely be grateful to their health...
1 day ago - Medindia Health
Sleep Apnea, Congenital Heart Disease May Up Death Risk in Hospitalized Infants
Obstructive sleep apnea and congenital heart disease may increase death risk in hospitalized infants, reveals a new study.
1 day ago - Medindia Health - 5 articles
Snuggle Up, and Improve Your Sleep With Under Armour's Athlete Recovery Sheets
We're all for training hard, but we can't stress enough how important it is to recover after your workouts and take rest days. If you never press the pause button and allow...
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How Many Calories Do You Burn While You Sleep?
Not surprisingly, a LOT of you are Googling this.
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Sleep apnea, congenital heart disease in hospitalized infants strongly associated with death
Infants often aren't screened for sleep apnea, but a new study suggests the disorder may be tied to an increased risk of death in infants with congenital heart disease.
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'Amazing' Reduction in Obesity at Age 5 From Early Sleep Training
Children whose parents received sleep support and guidance in the months after childbirth had half the risk of obesity at age 5 compared with other groups studied, in a...
2 days ago - Medscape - 2 articles
ATS publishes new guideline on role of weight management in sleep apnea treatment
A new guideline focused on the role of weight management in treating adult obstructive sleep apnea has been published online by the American Thoracic Society in the Sept. 15...
2 days ago - News Medical
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HPV vaccine IS safe: Analysis finds no unexpected side effects
Research by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in the US studied the reactions of more than 700,000 people who received the vaccine against HPV strains 16 and 18.
Hormone that makes women more fertile is linked to breast cancer risk
Researchers from New York University School of Medicine examined blood samples from almost 6,000 premenopausal women across the US and Europe.
Supplementing with inulin improves your cholesterol levels
Diet plays a significant role in reducing one's risk for cardiovascular disease. In a study published in the journal Nutrition, Belgian scientists demonstrated that the...
Eating healthy foods and cutting out junk DOES cut your risk of developing...
Researchers at the French Institute for Health and Medical Research studied the diets of more than 470,000 Europeans to discover those with fattier diets have a an 11 per cent...
Give millions of patients already on statins a new type of drug
Cambridge University researchers tested the effects of LPL enhancers using genetic data of around 400,000 people. The results were published in JAMA Cardiology.
Pregnant women warned 'eating for two' increases diabetes risk
A survey of 900 women has found a link to children who developed insulin resistance - a key precursor of diabetes - at age seven. There was also a link to obesity and high...
Mother's trauma is as damaging as SMOKING for unborn babies
Past trauma coupled with high stress hormone levels in pregnancy were linked to 1.3 oz lower birth weights for baby boys, raising risks for disease and growth delays, a new Mt...
Two design student friends create 3D-printed PINK prosthetic breasts
Rosie Brave and Sam Jackman, both design students at Plymouth University, hope their invention will replace the 'bland' beige prosthetics dished out by the NHS.
Thermal Ablation as a First Step in Treating Early-stage Lung Cancer
Lung cancer treatment using thermal ablation is a safe and effective option compared to radiation for patients with early-stage lung cancer who cannot undergo surgery, says study.
Monitoring Serum Albumin Can Help Patients Recover from Gastrectomy: Study
Postoperative pulmonary complications may lead to increased death risk and prolonged hospital stay in surgical patients with gastric cancer. Therefore, monitoring serum albumin...