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Excessive Daytime Sleepiness Linked to Elevated β-Amyloid Accumulation in Elderly Persons

Excessive Daytime Sleepiness Linked to Elevated β-Amyloid Accumulation in Elderly Persons

Elderly individuals without dementia who have elevated daytime sleepiness may be at greater risk for β-amyloid accumulation.

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Can Be Effectively Managed in Primary Care

Findings based on a portable monitor and use of a semi-automatic treatment algorithm

Poor sleep exacerbates PTSD, chronic pain association in youth

The quality of sleep partly relieved the correlation between PSTD and pain intensity, interference.

Opinion

Helping patients get enough sleep

Teaching patients to practice good sleep hygiene can help them get the correct amount of sleep.

Is sleeping with a partner helpful or hurtful?

A study showed that sleep coregulation can occur in close, romantic relationships.

Psychotropic medication use in children

Whether to prescribe psychotropic medications in children with anxiety and sleep disorders is a common ethical dilemma faced by primary care providers.

Features

Helping patients get enough sleep

Teaching patients to practice good sleep hygiene can help them get the correct amount of sleep.

Is sleeping with a partner helpful or hurtful?

A study showed that sleep coregulation can occur in close, romantic relationships.

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