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  • Sleep and Depression

    Disturbed sleep and depression have a complicated relationship.  Frederick Snyder, one of the pioneers of research on sleep in mental disorders, phrased it this way: Troubled minds have troubled sleep, […]

  • CPAP Machines and CPAP Masks

    What is a CPAP machine? CPAP is the most popular and effective treatment for obstructive sleep apnea. CPAP stands for Continuous Positive Airway Pressure. It works by pushing air into the […]

  • Mattresses and Beds

    Mattresses and Beds Summary: mattresses, mattress sizes, mattress stores, mattress types, best mattress, and beds We spend about one third of our lives asleep. What we sleep on can have […]

  • Snoring Mouthpieces

    Snoring Mouthpieces Which ARE the best of the anti snoring mouthpieces… It is said “Laugh and the world laughs with you, snore and you sleep alone.” And whilst we can […]

  • Ask the Sleep Doctor

    Ask the Sleep Doctor – Topics: Pulmonary Embolus, Epilepsy, Heart Failure & Pre-Eclampsia and Sleep

    Dear Dr. Rosenberg, My mom had a pulmonary embolus and is now off blood thinners. She snores and my dad says she occasionally stops breathing. Her doctor wants her to […]

  • Children & Sleep Disorders

    Sleep Problems/Disorders in Children When you think of sleep disorders, you might think they only affect adults. But children also develop sleep disorders. Like adults, sleep problems in children can […]

  • Continuous Negative External Pressure (cNEP)

    Continuous Negative External Pressure (cNEP) is a new technology that is used for the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and sleep disordered breathing. It works by applying a negative […]

  • Narcolepsy: Definition, Symptoms, Causes & Treatments

    Definition: What Is Narcolepsy Narcolepsy is a sleep disorder associated with profound excessive daytime sleepiness, sleep paralysis, cataplexy and sleep hallucinations.  This uncontrollable sleepiness is more than just being a […]

  • Sleep Disorders

    Sleep Disorders Sleep Disorders represent some of the most challenging medical conditions and effect 1 in 3 people at some stage of their lives. The key sleep disorder groups are: […]

  • What Causes Snoring?

    Snoring is a general term for the sound that some people make while breathing during sleep.  There are many different types of snoring sound, but ultimately snoring comes vibration of […]