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American Sleep Association is an organization dedicated to improving public health by increasing awareness about the importance of sleep and the dangers of sleep disorders and snoring. Since 2002, ASA has provided valuable resources to help you get a better night’s sleep. We help people to know the signs, symptoms, and treatment options for various sleep disorders, including insomnia, sleep apnea, RLS, narcolepsy, snoring and others.

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Sleep Disorders in At-Risk Alzheimer’s Patients May Increase Cognitive Dysfunction

New online research published early in the Annals of the American Thoracic Society¸ indicates that those with sleep-disordered breathing and a genetic predisposition to Alzheimer’s disease are at increased risk of declining cognition than ...

Neal Nay

Neal Nay, RPSGT, RST My professional background is 30+ years dedicated to the sleep disorders field, in both research and clinical aspects. I am a registered sleep technologist (RPSGT #20, RST #2795) and was ...
What is Insomnia?

Insomnia overview – causes, symptoms, diagnosis & treatment

Most people have at least occasionally had trouble falling or staying asleep. But for some people, insomnia can be ongoing and affect all areas of their life including their physical health, emotional wellbeing and ...
Sleep Apnea in Children or Poor Sleep Hygiene

Sleep Apnea in Children vs. Poor Sleep Hygiene

Does your child seem fatigued during the day or have difficulty falling or staying asleep? Does your child struggle with school work or have difficulty concentrating? Does your child have emotional outbursts or seem ...

Safety Alert – ASV use in CHF Heart Failure Patients

Safety Alert - ASV use in CHF Heart Failure Patients ResMed has recently issued a notice that warns patients about the use of adaptive servo ventilation (ASV). Preliminary data from the SERVE-HF study suggest ...
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Traumatic Brain Injury Recovery Related to Better Sleep

Many traumatic brain injury (TBI) patients also experience sleep disturbances, especially with regard to their sleep-wake cycle.  New research reports that these two conditions should be treated simultaneously for optimum recovery.  These findings are ...
Sleep apnea mouth guard oral appliance for sleep apnea snoring

Apnea Mouth Guard Oral Appliance for Sleep Apnea Snoring

  Anti Snoring Mouth Guard - Reviews & Research Dentists who specialize in sleep apnea can help you by creating a sleep apnea anti snoring mouth guard specifically for your mouth. Prior to being ...
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Study Links Texting After Lights Off Affects Grades Among Teens

A recent study confirms that excessive instant messaging or texting can affect sleep and grades among teens. Instant messaging among teens was established as their strong emotional support and an excellent tool to collaborate ...
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CPAP Supplies

CPAP Supplies - What connects to the CPAP machine? There are many parts and CPAP supplies that are attached to CPAP and BiPAP machines. Some PAP supplies are necessary. Some are optional and can ...

The American Sleep Association (ASA) was founded in 2002 by a group of Sleep Professionals seeking to improve Public Health by increasing awareness of the importance of Sleep in ensuring a high quality of life, as well as the dangers of Sleep Disorders. Through our own Research, and investing in the Research of others, the ASA Members and Board are committed educating millions of people on the importance of sleep health and to resolving Sleep DisordersInsomnia and Sleep Apnea.
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