American Academy of Sleep Medicine

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Name: American Academy of Sleep Medicine
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Go Ahead, Stay Up an Extra Hour

We may not need as much sleep as previously thoughtWe’ve always been told to get eight hours of a sleep a night. However, a new study from the National Sleep Foundation says that’s not the case. NBC 7’s Greg Bledsoe shares the recent findings.New research ... [Published NBC San Diego - 1 hour ago]
First reported 8 hours ago - Updated 8 hours ago - 1 reports

Experts to tackle guidelines for optimal sleep

By / July 2014How much sleep is too much or too little? A panel of medical specialists and researchers, funded in part by The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, hopes to find a more definitive answer to that question, according to a story published ... [Published Bedtimes Magazine - 8 hours ago]
First reported Jul 22 2014 - Updated 12 hours ago - 1 reports

You might be getting too much sleep, not too little

Several sleep studies have found that seven hours is the optimal amount of sleep -- not eight, as was long believed -- when it comes to certain cognitive and health markers, although many doctors question that conclusion. Other recent research has ... [Published Morningstar.com - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 1 reports

PTSD, poor sleep quality and physical activity

Ratings require JavaScript to be enabled.A new study shows that worse sleep quality predicts lower physical activity in people with post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD).Results show that PTSD was independently associated with worse sleep quality at baseline, ... [Published Medical News Today - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

SOMNOMED : Updates on FDA Clearance

SomnoMed Limited has received FDA 510(k) clearance from the US Department of Health and Human Services for its new SomnoDent Fusion Classic and SomnoDent Fusion Flex oral devices.In a release, the Company noted that the new designs were introduced at ... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 4 reports

Worse sleep quality predicts lower physical activity in people with PTSD

Cholesterol-lowering statins may prolong lives of people with diabetic cardiovascular diseaseCases of drug-resistant bacteria have increased fivefold in Southeastern USResearchers develop world's first T-cell peptide-based vaccine for heart diseaseResearch ... [Published News-Medical.Net - Jul 17 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 17 2014 - 1 reports

Worldsleep2015 to be held in Istanbul, Turkey

American Academy of Sleep MedicineWednesday, July 16, 2014The World Sleep Federation has announced that Worldsleep2015, the 7th World Congress of the WSF, will be held Oct. 31 – Nov. 3, 2015, in Istanbul, Turkey. ... [Published American Academy of Sleep Medicine - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Research supports new measure for restorative sleep

American Academy of Sleep MedicineWednesday, July 16, 2014A study in the July issue of the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine suggests that the Restorative Sleep Questionnaire (RSQ) may be a valid, reliable assessment for the quality of sleep. Findings ... [Published American Academy of Sleep Medicine - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

JCSM study looks at prevalence and impact of RLS in adolescents and young adults

American Academy of Sleep MedicineWednesday, July 16, 2014The findings of a new study suggest younger patients with restless legs syndrome have a similar prevalence and quality of life as adult with the sleep disorder. The study published in the July ... [Published American Academy of Sleep Medicine - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

The AASM welcomes three new Fellow Members

American Academy of Sleep MedicineWednesday, July 16, 2014Congratulations to Lourdes Del Rosso, MD, David DuBose, MD and Zinobia Khan, MD for achieving AASM Fellow Member status (FAASM). The title recognizes exceptional competency in sleep medicine and ... [Published American Academy of Sleep Medicine - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

Receive MOC credit for attending the National Sleep Medicine Course

American Academy of Sleep MedicineWednesday, July 16, 2014The 2014 National Sleep Medicine Course offers a variety of sessions from didactic style lectures to case and question based sessions suitable for all attendees. National Sleep Medicine Course ... [Published American Academy of Sleep Medicine - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

A-CEP: Learn the basics of coding and billing

American Academy of Sleep MedicineWednesday, July 16, 2014Make sure your employees are up-to-speed on the basics of coding and billing from the first and only online coding, insurance and reimbursement education program developed specifically for sleep ... [Published American Academy of Sleep Medicine - Jul 16 2014]

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...m. that dropped my oxygen level to 78 percent - the normal is 90 percent or higher. "Probably you were sleeping on your back at that moment" Coppola said
...is with seven hours," said Shawn Youngstedt, a professor in the College of Nursing and Health Innovation at Arizona State University in Phoenix. "Eight hours or more has consistently been shown to be hazardous" says Youngstedt, who researches the effects of oversleeping
"The findings also tentatively raise the possibility that sleep problems could affect individuals' willingness or ability to implement physical activity behavioral interventions" she said. "Sleep improvements might encourage exercise participation."
"SomnoDent Fusion offers improvements over existing devices and a greater level of patient comfort. Patient comfort is at the center of SomnoMed's mission and product philosophy, as it has a direct impact on compliance. We believe the more comfortable the treatment, the more compliant the patient, which is a precondition for better medical treatment outcome. The high level of compliance is giving COAT a distinct advantage over CPAP for the majority of patients."

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Go Ahead, Stay Up an Extra Hour [Published NBC San Diego - 1 hour ago]
Health myths busted: Can too much sleep kill yo... [Published Mirror.co.uk - 4 hours ago]
Sleep Researchers Rethinking The Eight-Hour Rul... [Published Inquisitr - 5 hours ago]
Experts to tackle guidelines for optimal sleep [Published Bedtimes Magazine - 8 hours ago]
New Groundbreaking Snoring Solutions for Light ... [Published BizWire Express - 8 hours ago]
New Groundbreaking Snoring Solutions for Light ... [Published PRWeb - 14 hours ago]
Sleep apnea test you can snooze through at home [Published San Francisco Chronicle - 22 hours ago]
You might be getting too much sleep, not too li... [Published Morningstar.com - Jul 22 2014]
PTSD, poor sleep quality and physical activity [Published Medical News Today - Jul 21 2014]
SOMNOMED : Updates on FDA Clearance [Published 4 Traders - Jul 19 2014]
Could Strenuous Exercise at Night Mean Better S... [Published Mercola - Jul 17 2014]
Worse sleep quality predicts lower physical act... [Published News-Medical.Net - Jul 17 2014]
SomnoMed : Receives 510K Clearance for SomnoDen... [Published 4 Traders - Jul 17 2014]
Receive MOC credit for attending the National S... [Published American Academy of Sleep Medicine - Jul 16 2014]
AASM Rewards for Referrals: Help advance sleep ... [Published American Academy of Sleep Medicine - Jul 16 2014]
A-CEP: Learn the basics of coding and billing [Published American Academy of Sleep Medicine - Jul 16 2014]
Worldsleep2015 to be held in Istanbul, Turkey [Published American Academy of Sleep Medicine - Jul 16 2014]
JCSM study looks at prevalence and impact of RL... [Published American Academy of Sleep Medicine - Jul 16 2014]
The AASM welcomes three new Fellow Members [Published American Academy of Sleep Medicine - Jul 16 2014]
Research supports new measure for restorative s... [Published American Academy of Sleep Medicine - Jul 16 2014]
Poor sleep quality linked to lower physical act... [Published Bio-Medicine - Jul 16 2014]
Poor sleep quality linked to lower physical act... [Published Medical Xpress - Jul 16 2014]
Poor sleep quality linked to lower physical act... [Published EurekAlert! - Jul 16 2014]
Getting Enough Sleep Is As Critical To Overall ... [Published Foster Folly News - Jul 16 2014]
Poor Reaction to Stress Predicts Insomnia [Published Diabetes Care - Jul 14 2014]
Sleep-management center renews national ac... [Published Coastal Courier - Jul 13 2014]
Why can’t you sleep? [Published thestar.com.my - Jul 13 2014]
Community Socioeconomic Deprivation Linked to S... [Published Advance for Respiratory Care & Sleep Medicine - Jul 12 2014]
7/12/2014: HTCITY: Study identifies behaviours ... [Published Hindustan Times - Jul 12 2014]
Getting Enough Sleep Is As Critical To Overall ... [Published Wilkes Journal Patriot - Jul 11 2014]
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SomnoMed Receives 510(K) Clearance for SomnoDen... [Published EON Business - Jul 09 2014]
FRISCO, Texas--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--SomnoMed Limited (ASX:SOM) has announced that it has received FDA 510(k) clearance from the US Department of Health & Human Services for its new SomnoDent® Fusion Classic and SomnoDent® Fusion Flex oral devices. ...
SomnoMed Receives 510(K) Clearance for SomnoDen... [Published EON Manufacturing - Jul 09 2014]
FRISCO, Texas--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--SomnoMed Limited (ASX:SOM) has announced that it has received FDA 510(k) clearance from the US Department of Health & Human Services for its new SomnoDent® Fusion Classic and SomnoDent® Fusion Flex oral devices. ...
SomnoMed Receives 510(K) Clearance for SomnoDen... [Published EON Consumer - Jul 09 2014]
FRISCO, Texas--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--SomnoMed Limited (ASX:SOM) has announced that it has received FDA 510(k) clearance from the US Department of Health & Human Services for its new SomnoDent® Fusion Classic and SomnoDent® Fusion Flex oral devices. ...
SomnoMed Receives 510(K) Clearance for SomnoDen... [Published EON Communications - Jul 09 2014]
FRISCO, Texas--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--SomnoMed Limited (ASX:SOM) has announced that it has received FDA 510(k) clearance from the US Department of Health & Human Services for its new SomnoDent® Fusion Classic and SomnoDent® Fusion Flex oral devices. ...
SomnoMed Receives 510(K) Clearance for SomnoDen... [Published EON Science - Jul 09 2014]
FRISCO, Texas--(EON: Enhanced Online News)--SomnoMed Limited (ASX:SOM) has announced that it has received FDA 510(k) clearance from the US Department of Health & Human Services for its new SomnoDent® Fusion Classic and SomnoDent® Fusion Flex oral devices. ...
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AASM Partners with CDC to Address Chronic Sleep... [Published PR Newswire - Nov 13 2013]
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