Sleep Apnea

Great investment idea for 2018

I’ve had my fair share of hospital stays. Nothing serious, thankfully, but let’s just say I’m familiar with the workings of a hospital and its …

Warren Buffett

Synthetic Cannabis Might Become First Drug for Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea sufferers may someday be able to trade in their “Darth Vader” breathing mask for a daily pill.<p>For years, sleep apnea patients have dealt …

Health

Synthetic Marijuana Shows Promise For Sleep Apnea Patients

If you are a sound sleeper, give thanks. Restful sleep is an easy thing to take for granted when it is working well. For millions of Americans who …

Cannabis

Genetics and Its Predisposition to Snoring and Sleep Apnea

Sleep apnea can create significant health complications for many individuals. This disorder occurs when airflow obstruction during sleep is either …

Sleep

Sleep Apnea & Bipolar Disorder

Sleep apnea is a common sleep disorder in which breathing periodically stops and restarts during sleep. It has also been linked to mood disorders, …

Sleep

Why Women Can't Afford to Overlook Sleep Apnea

On November 29, 2017, after more than three years of collaborative work, the Society for Women’s Health Research (SWHR) Interdisciplinary Network on …

Harvard Medical School

How the Stark Law Impacts the Treatment of Sleep Apnea

Diagnosis and Treatment Separated for Medicare and Medicaid Beneficiaries<p>Healthcare fraud laws exist to prevent the financial abuse of patients. In …

Health Care

Medical Marijuana Can Now Be Used To Treat Autism And Sleep Apnea

State health department officials released Thursday that autism and sleep apnea were added to the list of conditions qualified for use of medical …

Cannabis

Marijuana News - The420Wire.com

The420Wire.com - November 30, 2017<p>ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota health officials say they're adding autism spectrum disorders and obstructive …

Cannabis Industry

How to Cope with Big Kid Sleep Issues

Joey was six years old when the sleep issues began. According to his mom, he was one of those babies who slept through the night by six months, …

Wellness

Medical cannabis program to add autism and obstructive sleep apnea as qualifying conditions

Minnesota Commissioner of Health Dr. Ed Ehlinger today announced the decision to add autism spectrum disorders and obstructive sleep apnea as new …

Cannabis Industry

Synthetic form of cannabis molecule could be the first drug treatment for sleep apnea

Home » Brain Function » Sleep » Synthetic form of cannabis molecule could be the first drug treatment for sleep apnea<p>Cannabis is often perceived as …

Cannabis Industry

Reasons You Should Smoke Cannabis Before Bedtime

Smoking marijuana before bed is a common habit among pot lovers across the world. In addition, previous studies also reveal that cannabis has a …

Cannabis Industry

What Is Excessive Snoring And How It Affects Your Life

It is not easy to define if it is excessive or typical snoring you are suffering. It’s not easy to diagnose snoring type, because you are sleeping …

Snoring

Get Well Wednesday: Could Sleep Apnea Be The Reason You’re So Tired?

Jen Caudle<p><b>Dr. Jen Caudle</b> returns to discuss a serious, but underreported medical issue – sleep apnea. It’s believed that apnea is a dangerous …

African-American News

Sleep apnea patients may find some relief with the Go2Sleep wearable

There’s little in this world as important as a good night’s sleep, but even so, research suggests that one in three adults (in the United States) …

Sleep

If Your Partner’s Snoring Is Driving You F*cking Crazy, Here’s A Tip

Serious snoring could actually mean sleep apnea is to blame<p>Snoring is the kind of thing that can turn a sane, rational human being into a stabby, …

Wellness

Hot flashes are more than annoying—they could be hurting your health.

Night sweats and hot flashes during menopause are often seen as annoying side effects of dropping estrogen levels, but they may be presenting more health risks than previously thought.<p>In a recent study published by The North American Menopause Society (NAMS), researchers found that women who have …

Health

3D Printing News Roundup: Airbus, Arconic, EOS, Mass Portal, 3D printed sleep apnea mask, Nano Dimension

Nov 15, 2017 | By David<p>3D printing news is coming thick and fast these days, and we can’t expect you to always stay ahead of the curve. So here’s …

Sleep Disorders

The Apple Watch Can Accurately Detect Hypertension and Sleep Apnea

The data that fitness trackers <i></i>collect about your body goes far beyond just how many steps you’ve taken, and researchers are just beginning to …

Science

Apple Watch accurately detects hypertension and sleep apnea, study finds

The study was conducted by health startup Cardiogram and UCSF and followed more than 6,000 subjects.<p>Researchers studying the healthcare implications …

Apple Watch

Apple Watch can detect sleep apnea and hypertension, study shows

Thanks to its numerous built-in sensors and the ResearchKit platform, the Apple Watch is increasingly proving to be a good diagnostic tool for …

Gear & Gadgets

Apple Watch Can Spot Tricky Medical Conditions as Well as Doctors Can

Some of the most common conditions are the hardest to spot.<p>By on<p>Filed Under Data & Health<p>The future, straight to your inbox.<p>The global toll of high …

Smartwatches

With Cardiogram's AI, Apple Watch can detect sleep apnea, hypertension, study shows

A new study showed that Cardiogram’s deep neural network technology, called DeepHeart, can detect hypertension and sleep apnea. The study was …

mHealth

UCSF and Cardiogram study: Apple Watch can detect hypertension with 82% accuracy, sleep apnea with 90% accuracy via Cardiogram's deep neural network DeepHeart

Apple Watch

Screening for Hypertension and Sleep Apnea with DeepHeart

When we talk about artificial intelligence in medicine, we often debate whether machines will <i>replace</i> tasks doctors do today. A more tantalizing …

Sleep Disorders

New study shows how Apple Watch can be used to detect sleep apnea & hypertension

The University of California San Francisco and Health startup Cardiogram have partnered together on another study aiming to provide details on just how well the Apple Watch is able to detect common health problems. This time around, the study focusses on sleep apnea and hypertension…<p>The study, …

Smartwatches

DeepHeart AI IDs sleep apnea, hypertension via Apple Watch

Your Apple Watch can tell if you have hypertension or sleep apnea -- with the help of Cardiogram's deep neural network, DeepHeart, that is. The app-maker and the UCSF Health lab have conducted a study proving that wearables can suggest the presence of hypertension and sleep apnea with 82 percent …

Apple

Study finds Apple Watch able to be used as diagnostic tool for sleep apnea, hypertension

Researchers from the University of California San Fransisco in conjunction with the developers of the Cardiogram app have proven that using existing …

Apple Watch

Abstract 21042: Cardiovascular Risk Stratification Using Off-the-Shelf Wearables and a Multi-Task Deep Learning Algorithm

<b>Introduction:</b> We aimed to evaluate whether a novel deep neural network (DNN) can predict cardiovascular risk factors from off-the-shelf wearables …

Deep Learning