The Impact of Non-nutritive Sucking on the Risk for Sleep-disordered Breathing in Children

Source: Journal of Dentistry for Children - Category: Dentistry Authors: Tags: Clinical Article Source Type: research

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The United States has experienced a significant increase in obesity over the past several decades, including a substantial increase in obesity-related comorbidities, such as type 2 diabetes, hypertension, heart disease, and obstructive sleep apnea. With obesity reaching epidemic proportions, there has been an increasing need for surgical intervention as a treatment option. Bariatric procedures have not only contributed to the significant weight loss a patient may experience but they have also had a profound effect on the decrease of weight-related comorbidities.
Source: Clinics in Plastic Surgery - Category: Cosmetic Surgery Authors: Source Type: research
ConclusionsThese results suggest that too much screen time may be related to sleep problems for young children with and without ASD. Parents also may need advice about maintaining appropriate thermal comfort for their sleeping child. Although these findings provide preliminary relationships and require replication and specific intervention recommendations, these results are particularly important for children with ASD who are at high risk for poor sleep.
Source: Research in Autism Spectrum Disorders - Category: Psychiatry Source Type: research
You're reading My Top 5 Tips To Avoid Social Jet Lag, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, please visit our site for more inspirational articles. Jet lag isn’t exclusive to long-distance travel. Rather, the phenomenon is characterized by the change in our sleep/wake cycle. Similar to how jet lag is often caused by a change in sleep pattern due to different time zones, social jet lag is caused by a change in sleep pattern as a result of having different sleep schedules throughout the week. This is particularly common when many of us spend the weekends catching...
Source: PickTheBrain | Motivation and Self Improvement - Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Tags: featured health and fitness Source Type: blogs
(Reuters Health) - Infants who don't sleep through the night don't seem to be at higher risk for cognitive or motor development problems, a Canadian study suggests.
Source: Reuters: Health - Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news
Source: Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine : JCSM - Category: Sleep Medicine Source Type: research
Source: Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine : JCSM - Category: Sleep Medicine Source Type: research
Source: Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine : JCSM - Category: Sleep Medicine Source Type: research
Conclusions:Unrecognized severe OSA was common in patients with difficult-to-control hypertension, and OSA severity was associated with myocardial injury, independent of BP control with medications.Clinical Trial Registration:Registry: ClinicalTrials.gov, Title: A Cross-sectional Study of the Occurrence and Effect of Obstructive Sleep Apnea in Subjects With Resistant Hypertension, Identifier: NCT00843583, URL:https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00843583Citation:Lui MM, Tse HF, Mak JC, Lam DC, Chan CW, Chong PW, Ip MS. Untreated obstructive sleep apnea is associated with myocardial injury independent of blood pressure co...
Source: Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine : JCSM - Category: Sleep Medicine Source Type: research
Conclusions:The SQS possesses favorable measurement characteristics relative to lengthier or more frequently administered sleep questionnaires in patients with insomnia and depression.Clinical Trial Registration:Registry: ClincalTrials.gov, Title: Treatment of Patients With Major Depressive Disorder With MK0869, Identifier: NCT00034983, URL:https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00034983Citation:Snyder E, Cai B, DeMuro C, Morrison MF, Ball W. A new single-item sleep quality scale: results of psychometric evaluation in patients with chronic primary insomnia and depression.J Clin Sleep Med. 2018;14(11):1849–1857.
Source: Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine : JCSM - Category: Sleep Medicine Source Type: research
This study aimed to identify patients who would potentially benefit from oximetry monitoring during PAP initiation.Methods:PAP initiation was routinely monitored at home with an oximeter. Data were reviewed for all patients who underwent PAP initiation in 2015, including a baseline sleep study and PAP initiation data. Group A included patients with an apnea-hypopnea index as determined from the PAP device (AHIPAP) of
Source: Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine : JCSM - Category: Sleep Medicine Source Type: research
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