Highway to Hearing Hell: Musicians and the Danger of Deafness
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Are menopausal vasomotor symptoms associated with increased risk of obstructive sleep apnea, independent of obesity?Menopause
Vaibhav Kumar Jain, Vivek Singh, Vikas Kannaujia, Priyadarshini Mishra, Rajendra Vishnu Phadke, Kumudini SharmaIndian Journal of Ophthalmology 2018 66(5):714-717 This case series aimed to review the significance of revisiting papilledema after successful cerebral venous sinus thrombosis (CVST) management with sinus angioplasty. Four patients presented with blurring and transient obscuration of vision with papilledema, headache, tinnitus, and vomiting. On magnetic resonance venography and digital subtraction angiography, chronic transverse sinus thrombosis was diagnosed for which patients underwent endovascular interventio...
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Starting middle school classes after 8 a.m. could help pre-teens get more sleep and be more awake during their morning lessons, a U.S. study suggests.Reuters Health Information
Medical cannabis and synthetic marijuana extracts should not be used to treat obstructive sleep apnea, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine says in a new position statement.Medscape Medical News
The Ava fertility tracker offers a viable alternative to menstruation and fertility tracking apps as it promises accurate data measurement and a user-friendly solution for women trying to get pregnant. We tested the tracker and had an overall positive experience. Here’s our verdict. Biology tends to play tricks on women Before the digital age, the workings of the female body were even more mysterious and challenging to follow than today. Although women always had to be aware of the milestone dates of their cycles every month, tracking it was a hassle. Ten or fifteen years ago, paper-based menstruation calendars were...
CONCLUSIONS: Maternal anxiety, depression and sleep disorders are associated with a relative increase in the number of ADHD-H, ADHD-I and total ADHD symptoms in preschoolers. PMID: 29665879 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]
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A small new Dutch study found men were more prone to hearing loss and ringing in the ears, or tinnitus, and that unlike women this risk was driven up further by other factors like drink and drugs.