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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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How Sleep Changes With Aging

It’s no surprise that your body goes through some changes as you age. But some people may be unaware that your sleep patterns can also change as you grow older. What does not appear ...
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How to Clean Your CPAP

How to Clean Your CPAP Machine It is important that your CPAP machine is cared for in a proper way in order to protect yourself as well as your device. There are certain things ...
Gender and Sleep

Gender and Sleep

The Biological Sleep Clock Differs in Men and Women A new study published in the journal, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS), September issue, has found that women are more likely to ...
Intense Nighttime Light Exposure is Bad for Your Sleep Health

Intense Nighttime Light Exposure is Bad for Your Sleep Health

A recent study confirms that intense nighttime light exposure is not good for your sleep health. Maurice Ohayon, MD, DSC, Ph.D., a Stanford University scientist, said that exposure to intense nighttime light affects sleep ...
A Bed for Every Child

ASA Proud to Support Non-profit, A Bed For Every Child

American Sleep Association is proud to support the non-profit organization, A Bed for Every Child. A Bed for Every Child works to distribute new twin beds to children throughout Massachusetts who do not have ...
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COPD and Sleep

If you suffer from breathing problems as a result of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), getting good quality sleep can be difficult. Some COPD patients have insomnia and difficulty falling asleep or staying asleep, ...
Higher Risk of Complications in Heart Failure Patients with Central Sleep Apnea

Higher Risk of Complications in Heart Failure Patients with Central Sleep Apnea

Patients with central sleep apnea (CSA) and chronic heart failure (CHF) have a higher risk of being hospitalized and higher mortality rates than people with both obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and CSA.  This is ...
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Neonatal Complications More Prevalent if Mother Has Sleep Apnea

There is a higher risk of congenital abnormalities and the need for resuscitation in babies born to mothers with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), a new study finds. Preliminary results of this research on babies ...
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Sleep Study Scoring

Sleep Study Scoring Summary: Sleep study scoring, home sleep test scoring, how a sleep technician/technologist scores a sleep study, and outsource sleep study and sleep test scoring services When a  sleep study (polysomnograph or ...

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. Currently, our focus is on resolving and alleviating InsomniaNarcolepsySleep Apnea, Sleep Deprivation and Snoring. Through our own Research, and by investing in the Research of others, the ASA Members and Board are committed educating millions of people on the importance of sleep health.
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