Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTRespiratory acidosis develops when air exhaled out of the lungs does not adequately exchange the carbon dioxide formed in the body for the inhaled oxygen.
Tue, 27 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTA research group at Uppsala University has investigated how levels of endocannabinoids - which target the same receptors as cannabis - are affected by short sleep duration, and whether acute...
Mon, 26 Sep 2016 06:00:00 PDTContrary to popular opinion, not all people who suffer from obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) are obese.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 11:00:00 PDTSleep cycle interruptions may affect breast cancer formation and metastasis.
Thu, 22 Sep 2016 05:00:00 PDTI won't be able to cope with my pain if I don't sleep well' - research from the University of Warwick reveals that the way chronic pain patients think about pain and sleep leads to insomnia and...
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTThe American Heart Association highlight how sleeping too little or too long, along with sleep disorders, may be linked to heart disease risk factors.
Tue, 20 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTA study led by researchers from the Department of Psychiatry at the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and Pitt Department of Psychology has identified a possible link between adolescent...
Tue, 13 Sep 2016 09:00:00 PDTA new study unveils a possible reason why men sleep better than women, and it suggests that women should leave the night shift to the men. Find out more.
Fri, 09 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTA septoplasty is a type of surgery performed to treat a nasal blockage. Learn about why they are carried out, what happens, and the alternatives.
Tue, 06 Sep 2016 09:00:00 PDTResearchers find a brain circuit involved in reward response - the ventral segmental area - also plays a key role in sleep preparation.
Sat, 03 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTThe largest sleep study ever undertaken has found that the leading therapy for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), Continuous Positive Airway Pressure (CPAP), does not reduce recurrent strokes and heart...
Fri, 02 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTThe sleeping brain still holds many secrets. A new, simple modeling technique promises to help uncover mechanisms at work during memory consolidation.
Fri, 02 Sep 2016 00:00:00 PDTNew mathematical model could improve understanding of memory consolidation during deep sleep.
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 08:00:00 PDTMore than 3 years of nightly treatment with a continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) machine did not reduce cardiovascular risk more than usual care among patients with cardiovascular disease...
Tue, 30 Aug 2016 08:00:00 PDTDiscovery, along with revealed underlying biology, could lead to faster, more accurate diagnoses and more effective, personalized therapies.
Mon, 29 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTUndiagnosed sleep apnoea is being blamed for high rates of cardiovascular disease and memory loss among people with schizophrenia.
Fri, 26 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTThe link between sleep problems and suicidal thoughts and behaviours is made starkly clear in new research from The University of Manchester, published in the BMJ Open.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTResearchers from the Universities of Groningen (Netherlands) and Pennsylvania have discovered a piece in the puzzle of how sleep deprivation negatively affects memory.
Tue, 23 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTA new study questions the effectiveness of using pictogram message on the labels of anxiety and sleep medications that interfere with driving - an approach this is currently implemented across...
Mon, 22 Aug 2016 07:00:00 PDTMakers of a wearable device present data suggesting it could help reduce risk of PTSD in military personnel by improving quality of sleep.
Mon, 22 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTNew research shows that job dissatisfaction early in careers impacts physical and mental health leading to depression, sleep problems, and excessive worry.
Wed, 17 Aug 2016 05:00:00 PDTObstructive sleep apnea - a disorder that affects nearly one out of four people between the ages of 30 and 70 - is a common cause of high blood pressure. In the Aug.
Tue, 16 Aug 2016 00:00:00 PDTLight affects sleep. A study in mice published in Open Access journal PLOS Biology shows that the actual color of light matters; blue light keeps mice awake longer while green light puts them to...
Mon, 15 Aug 2016 05:00:00 PDTEver wondered what happens inside your brain when you stay awake for a day, a night and another day, before you finally go to sleep?
Wed, 10 Aug 2016 09:00:00 PDTMeasurements demonstrated that the brain activity of people who dream during NREM sleep, compared to people who do not dream, is closer to the brain activity of awake people.