Sleep and Menopause Research

1 month ago
ASA Team

Hot flashes are depicted as a sensation of heat, sweating, flashing, anxiety, and chills lasting one to five minutes and are reported by up to 84% of women in natural menopause. A hot flash is a heat-dissipation response, consisting of peripheral vasodilation, and sweating beginning in the upper part of…

Truck Drivers, Obstructive Sleep Apnea & DOT Screening

Limited data from commercial drivers is a major reason for the U.S. Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration's failure to require…

1 month ago

Ask The Sleep Doctor – Narcolepsy, Insomnia, Sleeping Pills, and RLS

Dear Dr. Rosenberg, My 24-year-old son was diagnosed with narcolepsy several years ago. Although his major complaint is sleepiness, he…

1 month ago

Sleep Apnea — a Real Heart Breaker

A research study was conducted on patients with sleep apnea both with and without coronary disease. Prior to therapy with…

1 month ago

Ask The Sleep Doctor – Narcolepsy, Sleep Apnea, Oral Appliances, Sleeping Pills

Dear Dr. Rosenberg, My dad was diagnosed with narcolepsy. My son is 22 and complains of being tired. I’m wondering…

1 month ago

Ask The Sleep Doctor – Topics: Atrial Fibrillation, ADD, CPAP, and More

Dear Dr. Rosenberg, My dad has been in and out of atrial fibrillation for several years. His cardiologist wants him…

3 months ago

Ask The Sleep Doctor

Dear Dr. Rosenberg, My wife has sleep apnea. It is severe and she has coronary disease. Our doctor wants her…

3 months ago

Ask The Sleep Doctor

Dear Dr. Rosenberg, My eight-year-old son was recently diagnosed with sleep apnea and our pediatrician recommends an adenotonsillectomy. Our son…

4 months ago

Ask the Sleep Doctor – Topics: OSA and Growth Hormones, CHF, Children & Sleep, and Depression

Dear Dr. Rosenberg, A friend told me that untreated sleep apnea could affect growth hormone. Is that true? ANSWER: Yes,…

7 months ago

Ask the Sleep Doctor – Topics: Sleep Apnea and Stroke, Pulmonary Hypertension, and MicroSleeps

Dear Dr. Rosenberg, My mom recently had a small stroke. She has hypertension and my dad says she snores, but…

8 months ago