Sleep Disorders

Sleep Disorders News

  • Older Americans Taking Too Many Unneeded Drugs Researchers estimate that 25 percent of people ages 65 to 69 take at least five prescription drugs to treat chronic conditions. But some doctors are trying to teach others about “deprescribing” or systematically discontinuing medicines that are inappropriate, duplicative or unnecessary.
  • Noninvasive Ventilation Has Heart Benefits in Obesity Hypoventilation Syndrome Noninvasive ventilation (NIV) improves cardiac structure and function to a greater extent than CPAP in patients with obesity hypoventilation syndrome (OHS), according to findings from the Spanish Sleep Network.

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