Sleep Information Center
Six guidelines establish updated clinical practice recommendations for the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of obstructive sleep apnea in adults.
The American Academy of Sleep Medicine recommends that the new pharmacologic guidelines be used in conjunction with other AASM guidelines for insomnia.
Some well-known sleep disorders are associated with headaches, including sleep apnea and parasomnias.
The USPSTF found that there is uncertainty about the accuracy of screening tools for obstructive sleep apnea in adults.
Read these tips that could help patients improve their sleep hygiene.
Socioeconomically disadvantaged children have a higher rate of sleep difficulties than children from high-income households.
Evidence shows strong support for prescribing pramipexole, rotigotine, cabergoline, or gabapentin enacarbil to treat adults with restless legs syndrome symptoms.
Dreaming may allow us to learn and process emotional issues while we sleep.
Lack of sleep may be one reason for the increase in diabetes in the United States.
Melatonin has few side effects and could be a good alternative for those suffering from insomnia.