The impact of obstructive sleep apnoea on balance, gait and falls risk: a narrative review of the literature - Stevens D, Jackson B, Carberry J, McLoughlin J, Barr C, Mukherjee S, Oh A, McEvoy RD, Crotty M, Vakulin A.
Falls related hospitalisation and injury rates are steadily increasing globally due to a growth in the aging population, and the associated health problems that increase risk of falls. One such associated health problem is sleep disturbances and disorders.... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 13, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Elder Adults Source Type: news

Silence Your Snore, Save Your Romance
Title: Silence Your Snore, Save Your RomanceCategory: Health NewsCreated: 2/9/2020 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 2/10/2020 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Sleep General)
Source: MedicineNet Sleep General - February 10, 2020 Category: Sleep Medicine Source Type: news

Silence Your Snore, Save Your Romance
SUNDAY, Feb. 9, 2020 -- Roses are red, violets are blue, sleep experts have a Valentine's Day gift idea for you. A box of chocolates and a candlelight dinner might seem romantic, but your partner might also embrace a lifestyle change: no more... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 9, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Stimulants associated with reduced risk of hospitalization for motor vehicle accident injury in patients with obstructive sleep apnea-a nationwide cohort study - Lin YC, Chen TY, Chien WC, Chung CH, Chang HA, Kao YC, Tsai CS, Lin CS, Tzeng NS.
BACKGROUND: The risk of injury directly related to hospitalization for motor vehicle accidents (MVAs) in the obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) patients has not been thoroughly understood. Our study aimed to examine the association between the OSA and the hospi... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 7, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Untreated Sleep Apnea Puts Your Heart at High Risk
The AASM points to several major warning signs and risk factors for sleep apnea: snoring, choking or gasping, fatigue, obesity and high blood pressure. (Source: WebMD Health)
Source: WebMD Health - February 3, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Effect of obstructive sleep apnea on neurocognitive performance - Seda G, Han TS.
This article reviews the effects of obstructive sleep apnea on neurocognitive performance, proposed mechanisms of cognitive impairment, and the effects of continuous positive airway pressure on performance. Obstructive sleep apnea can affect several domain... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 3, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Untreated Sleep Apnea Puts Your Heart at High Risk
MONDAY, Feb. 3, 2020 -- Nearly 30 million Americans have a chronic health problem that more than doubles their risk of death due to heart disease. The culprit is obstructive sleep apnea, a disease in which the upper airway collapses during sleep,... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - February 3, 2020 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Driving with undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea (OSA): high prevalence of OSA risk in drivers who experienced a motor vehicle crash - Purtle MW, Renner CH, McCann DA, Mallen JC, Spilman SK, Sahr SM.
Objective: Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a risk factor for motor vehicle crashes (MVC), and patients with diagnosed OSA have a higher likelihood of being involved in a traffic accident. OSA, however, is often underdiagnosed in the general populat... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 1, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Rem-related obstructive sleep apnea: when does it matter? Effect on motor memory consolidation versus emotional health - Djonlagic I, Guo M, Igue M, Malhotra A, Stickgold R.
STUDY OBJECTIVES: The clinical importance of obstructive sleep apnea, which can be prevalent during REM sleep, is unclear. The present study examines the effect of REM-related obstructive sleep apnea on motor memory consolidation as well as on mood states.... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 31, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

GNO Snoring and Sinus Offers New Nasal Polyp Therapy
Dupixent® Injection Therapy Reduces Nasal Polyps(PRWeb January 31, 2020)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/gno_snoring_and_sinus_offers_new_nasal_polyp_therapy/prweb16874081.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - January 31, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Uganda: Why Snoring Must Be Treated Early
[Monitor] For a long time John Mukasa would snore and chock on his own saliva. The snoring was so bad that he lost his partner. "I had not noticed that it was that uncomfortable for her," he says. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 30, 2020 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Health Care Utilization Up for Seniors With Untreated Apnea
FRIDAY, Jan. 24, 2020 -- Older adult Medicare beneficiaries with untreated obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) have increased health care utilization (HCU) and costs, according to a study published online Jan. 15 in the Journal of Clinical Sleep... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 24, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Jazz Pharmaceuticals sleep disorder drug approved by European Commission
The European Commission has approved Sunosi, a Jazz Pharmaceuticals sleep disorder treatment. Sunosi was approved, in 75- and 150-milligram doses, to improve wakefulness and reduce excessive daytime sleepiness in adults with narcolepsy or obstructive sleep apnea who did not respond to primary sleep apnea therapies such as continuous positive airway pressure. Jazz Pharmaceuticals, which is based in Dublin, Ireland, has major operations in Philadelphia where the company has nearly 200 employees.… (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Biotechnology headlines - January 21, 2020 Category: Biotechnology Authors: John George Source Type: news

Older undiagnosed sleep apnea patients need more medical care
(American Academy of Sleep Medicine) Older adults with undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea seek more health care, according to a study published in the January issue of the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine. The study examined the impact of untreated sleep apnea on health care utilization and costs among Medicare beneficiaries. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Research shows that older patients with untreated sleep apnea need greater medical care
(University of Maryland School of Medicine) Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a common and costly medical Researchers at the University of Maryland School of Medicine (UMSOM) found that the medical costs are substantially higher among older adults who go untreated for obstructive sleep apnea. (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - January 16, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Progress in studies on obstructive sleep apnea and intestinal microecological balance - Chen QC, Wang HY, Zhang PP, Fu AS, Ge YL, Zhu XY, Zhang Q, Zhang X, Yu HL.
Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is closely related to the development of various diseases. Hypoxic perfusion caused by OSA can mediate the occurrence of inflammatory reactions or aggravate metabolic disorders to affect intestinal microecological balance.... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 13, 2020 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Reduction in Tongue Fat Can Improve Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Decline in tongue fat volume is main upper airway mediator of link between weight loss, AHI improvement (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - January 10, 2020 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, ENT, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Reducing Tongue Fat Could Improve Sleep Apnea, Study Says
This study shows reducing excess fat in general can reduce tongue size,” said Dr. Raj Dasgupta, a sleep specialist at Keck Medicine at the University of Southern California, who was not involved in the study. In the new paper, the researchers used MRI imaging to measure the effect on upper airways of a 10% weight loss in 67 obese patients. The images showed reducing tongue fat was the primary reason overall sleep apnea scores improved by 31%. “In fact, the more tongue fat you lost, the more your apnea improved,” said Schwab, who is the co-director of the Penn Sleep Center at Penn Medicine. Costs of sleep ...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - January 10, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Healthwatch Syndicated CBSN Boston CNN Source Type: news

Reduction in Tongue Fat Can Improve Obstructive Sleep Apnea
FRIDAY, Jan. 10, 2020 -- For individuals with obesity and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), a reduction in tongue fat associated with weight loss correlates with improvement in the apnea-hypopnea index (AHI), according to a study published online Jan.... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - January 10, 2020 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Smart PILLOW uses airbags to adjust your head position in your sleep and stop you snoring
Lifestyle company 10Minds has showcased its Motion Pillow at CES 2020, which uses airbags inside to move the position of the user's head while they sleep to help prevent snoring. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 8, 2020 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Can a lunchtime laser blast banish the curse of snoring? 
Two thirds of Britons blame their partner's snoring for sleepless nights. A new treatment uses tiny laser pulses to - its makers claim - minimise dreaded snoring. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 28, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Menopause Linked to Increase in Sleep-Onset Insomnia
THURSDAY, Dec. 19, 2019 -- Postmenopausal women more often have sleep-onset insomnia disorder and are more likely to screen positive for obstructive sleep apnea, according to a study published online Dec. 13 in Menopause. Sheida Zolfaghari, M.D.,... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - December 19, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Poor Sleep Tied to Heart Disease and Stroke
Being an early bird, sleeping seven to eight hours a night, having no insomnia, not snoring and not being sleepy during the day were tied to better cardiovascular health. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - December 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Nicholas Bakalar Tags: Sleep Heart Genetics and Heredity Stroke Source Type: news

Menopause may increase insomnia and obstructive sleep apnea risk
According to a study published inMenopause, postmenopausal women have an increased risk for developing insomnia and obstructive sleep apnea.Healio (Source: Society for Endocrinology)
Source: Society for Endocrinology - December 18, 2019 Category: Endocrinology Source Type: news

GNO Snoring and Sinus Offers Compounded Nasal Sprays for Chronic...
Improved Medical Therapy, Decreased Patient Costs and Less Surgery. Compounded Steroid/Saline Nasal Irrigations Yields Reduction in Sinus Disease and Decreases the Need for Surgery.(PRWeb December 12, 2019)Read the full story at https://www.prweb.com/releases/gno_snoring_and_sinus_offers_compounded_nasal_sprays_for_chronic_sinusitis/prweb16776640.htm (Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals)
Source: PRWeb: Medical Pharmaceuticals - December 12, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

CPAP Mask Helps Patients With Mild Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Improved quality of life seen at three months in those receiving CPAP in addition to standard care (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - December 11, 2019 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

CPAP Mask Helps Patients With Mild Obstructive Sleep Apnea
WEDNESDAY, Dec. 11, 2019 -- Among patients with mild obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), quality of life is improved at three months for those receiving continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy plus standard care compared with standard care... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - December 11, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

We Beat Sleep Apnea. It Should Be Easier for You to Do It, Too.
The consequences of ignoring the condition can be severe, but the health system puts up barriers to treatment. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - December 9, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Aaron E. Carroll and Austin Frakt Tags: Apnea (Sleep Disorder) Health Insurance and Managed Care Traffic Accidents and Safety Snoring Source Type: news

Obstructive Sleep Apnea - Patel SR.
Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is very common but is frequently undiagnosed. Symptoms include loud snoring, nocturnal awakening, and daytime sleepiness. Motor vehicle accidents due to drowsy driving are a particular concern. Evaluation and treatment should ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 6, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Evaluation of postural balance in patients with obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome - Demir T, Aslan K, Demirkiran M.
INTRODUCTION: Patients with obstructive sleep apnoea syndrome (OSAS) can be more prone to accidents due to excessive daytime sleepiness which can lead to attention deficits and thereby cause balance problems. One of the tests evaluating postural balance is... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - December 5, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Ergonomics, Human Factors, Anthropometrics, Physiology Source Type: news

Obstructive Sleep Apnea May Be Underdiagnosed in Women
About six in 10 women experience obstructive sleep apnea during dream sleep, similar to men (Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge)
Source: Pulmonary Medicine News - Doctors Lounge - December 5, 2019 Category: Respiratory Medicine Tags: Family Medicine, Gynecology, Internal Medicine, ENT, Pulmonology, Journal, Source Type: news

Obstructive Sleep Apnea May Be Underdiagnosed in Women
THURSDAY, Dec. 5, 2019 -- Men and women experience obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) during REM sleep at similar rates, according to a study published online Nov. 5 in SLEEP. Christine H.J. Won, M.D., from the Yale University School of Medicine in New... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - December 5, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Night-time face masks to tackle snoring can help millions with sleep apnoea, scientists claim 
The mask is part of a CPAP machine, already given to people with severe apnoea. This is the first time experts at Imperial College London have found it could be useful to treat mild apnoea. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Longer PAP Therapy for Apnea Reduces Medical Visits, Costs
TUESDAY, Nov. 26, 2019 -- In patients with moderate-to-severe obstructive sleep apnea, positive airway pressure (PAP) therapy reduces acute and inpatient care visits as well as health care costs, according to a study recently published in the... (Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News)
Source: Drugs.com - Pharma News - November 26, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Medical News Today: 6 home remedies for obstructive sleep apnea
Sleep apnea is a common condition. Without treatment, it can lead to more serious health issues. Here, learn about the causes of sleep apnea and six home remedies for it. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 26, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Sleep / Sleep Disorders / Insomnia Source Type: news

Study suggests women may be undertreated for obstructive sleep apnea
(Brigham and Women's Hospital) Here, we begin to drill down to understand how sleep apnea may differ and how common scoring approaches may underestimate sleep apnea in women. " (Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health)
Source: EurekAlert! - Medicine and Health - November 25, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Intimacy Without Intoxication: Is Sober Sex Better?
The sun is streaming through the curtains of a room that you have never seen before. You squint and rub your bloodshot eyes, as your hand reaches out to feel the prone body of the snoring person who a few hours earlier was a stranger. You notice your own naked body and wonder how the two of you spent the interceding time. You look at the floor next to the bed and see your clothes, strewn across the carpet, wine bottles and glasses, a few joints, and a line of cocaine on the dresser across the room. You slide out of bed, gather your belongings, hightail it to the bathroom and quickly get yourself street ready. Wondering ho...
Source: Psych Central - November 22, 2019 Category: Psychiatry Authors: Edie Weinstein, MSW, LSW Tags: Addictions Sexuality Substance Abuse Drug Abuse Rape Sexual Assault Sober Support Sobriety Trauma Source Type: news

Next-Gen Sleep Apnea Test Sends Data to App Throughout the Night
Patients interested in testing themselves at home for sleep apnea now have a few more options. Earlier this year Itamar Medical Ltd. introduced its third-generation WatchPAT home sleep apnea test (HSAT), the WatchPAT 300, and in June 2019, it debuted WatchPAT ONE, which the company calls the first and only disposable HSAT in the market. This month Blue Shield of California (BSC) and the Blue Cross Blue Shield Federal Employee Plan (BCBS FEP) included WatchPAT as a covered HSAT, Itamar reported in a news release. It added that changes in the U.S. Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) 2020 Fee Schedule are expec...
Source: MDDI - November 21, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Daphne Allen Tags: Digital Health Source Type: news

Effect of positive airway pressure therapy on drowsy driving in a large clinic-based obstructive sleep apnea cohort - Walia HK, Thompson NR, Pascoe M, Faisal M, Moul DE, Katzan I, Mehra R, Foldvary-Schaefer N.
STUDY OBJECTIVES: Drowsy driving related to obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) represents an important public health problem with limited data on the effect of positive airway pressure (PAP) therapy. We hypothesize that PAP therapy will reduce self-reported dro... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 21, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

EMA Panel Backs Solriamfetol (Sunosi) for Narcolepsy, OSA EMA Panel Backs Solriamfetol (Sunosi) for Narcolepsy, OSA
The dual-acting dopamine and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor showed durable effects in reducing excessive sleepiness in patients with narcolepsy or obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).International Approvals (Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines)
Source: Medscape Neurology and Neurosurgery Headlines - November 15, 2019 Category: Neurology Tags: Neurology & Neurosurgery News Alert Source Type: news

Jazz Pharmaceuticals Receives Positive CHMP Opinion for Solriamfetol to Improve Wakefulness and Reduce Excessive Daytime Sleepiness in Adults with Narcolepsy or Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Solriamfetol is a dual-acting dopamine and norepinephrine reuptake inhibitor shown to improve wakefulness in adults living with excessive daytime sleepiness associated with narcolepsy or obstructive sleep apnea If approved by the European Commission for... Biopharmaceuticals, Regulatory Jazz Pharmaceuticals, solriamfetol, narcolepsy (Source: HSMN NewsFeed)
Source: HSMN NewsFeed - November 15, 2019 Category: Pharmaceuticals Source Type: news

Screening Truckers for Sleep Apnea Cuts Health Insurance Costs
WEDNESDAY, Nov. 6, 2019 -- Requiring drivers to get treatment for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) saved a trucking company a large amount in insurance costs for other health conditions, a new study shows. People with apnea repeatedly stop breathing... (Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews)
Source: Drugs.com - Daily MedNews - November 6, 2019 Category: General Medicine Source Type: news

Chronic Insomnia Remitting After Surgery for Mild OSA Chronic Insomnia Remitting After Surgery for Mild OSA
Might aggressive surgical treatment of obstructive sleep apnea improve chronic insomnia? This case series addresses the complex interaction of these two conditions.Journal of Medical Case Reports (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - October 30, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Family Medicine/Primary Care Journal Article Source Type: news

Employer-mandated obstructive sleep apnea treatment and healthcare cost savings among truckers - Burks SV, Anderson JE, Panda B, Haider R, Ginader T, Sandback N, Pokutnaya D, Toso D, Hughes N, Haider HS, Brockman R, Toll A, Solberg N, Eklund J, Cagle M, Hickman JS, Mabry E, Berger M, Czeisler CA, Kales SN.
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate the effect of an employer-mandated obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) diagnosis and treatment program on non-OSA-program trucker medical insurance claim costs. METHODS: Retrospective cohort analysis; cohorts constructed by matchin... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 28, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Assessment of Sleepiness in Drivers: Current Methodology and Future Possibilities - Dwarakanath A, Elliott MW.
Many patients with obstructive sleep apnea syndrome (OSAS) drive a vehicle both for pleasure and as part of their employment. Some, but not all, patients with OSAS are at increased risk of being involved in road traffic accidents. Clinicians are often aske... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 26, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Sleep apnea, sleepiness, and driving risk - Bonsignore MR, Marrone O, Fanfulla F.
Obstructive sleep apnea is associated with excessive daytime sleepiness in about 50% of cases, and with increased risk of driving accidents. Treatment with continuous positive airway pressure effectively decreases such risk, but compliance with continuous ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 26, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

Sleepiness and driving: the role of official regulation - Mcnicholas WT.
Sleepiness accounts for approximately 20% of major highway motor vehicle accidents (MVAs) and the most common medical disorder associated with sleepiness is obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). OSA patients are 2 to 3 times more likely to have an MVA than the ge... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - October 26, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Distraction, Fatigue, Chronobiology, Vigilance, Workload Source Type: news

More than just ruining a good night's sleep, snoring impairs healing – here's how to stop it
(Natural News) Anyone who has heard a snore knows that it does not sound like the triple “Zs” found in cartoons. More often than not, it sounds more like a bad gargle that can easily disrupt sleep. Recent research even suggests that snoring can also be a potential health risk. A study published in the journal Respiratory... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

In Search of Snoring Solutions
Snoring by itself is not dangerous, but it can have serious social consequences. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - October 22, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Eric A. Taub Tags: Snoring Sleep Surgery and Surgeons Apnea (Sleep Disorder) Weight Source Type: news

New Sleep Apnea Treatment Offers CPAP Alternative
Treatment TermsSleep disorders Overview People with obstructive sleep apnea who haven ’t found relief may benefit from a new pacemaker-like device that keeps the airway open during sleep. When other options have failed, “this treatment has allowed us to achieve a whole new level of success,” said Matthew Ellison, MD, an otolaryngologist at Duke, the first center in North Caroli na to implant the Inspire hypoglossal nerve stimulator system. Content Blocks CTA ButtonSleep Disorders Treatment CTA Header Learn More About Hero Imageblog_sleepapnea_1932x862.jpg Preview Image Featured Doctors and Provid...
Source: dukehealth.org: Duke Health News - October 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: dg62 at duke.edu Source Type: news