Alaska Sleep Education Center

AASM Staff - https://aasm.org

Recent Posts

Treatment Options for Sleep Apnea

Posted by AASM Staff - https://aasm.org on Jul 19, 2020 9:36:00 AM

A study shows that fatigue is significantly reduced and energy increased in individuals with obstructive sleep apnea after 3 weeks of CPAP therapy.1 Most people with obstructive sleep apnea often experience fatigue and excessive daytime sleepiness. CPAP therapy is the treatment of choice for obstructive sleep apnea. CPAP provides a steady stream of air through a mask that is worn during sleep, which keeps the airway open to prevent pauses in breathing and restore normal oxygen levels.

Read More

Topics: sleep apnea, treatment, bipap, CPAP therapy

Study Suggests 3D Face Photos Could Screen For Sleep Apnea

Posted by AASM Staff - https://aasm.org on May 21, 2020 9:17:00 AM

Facial features analyzed from 3D photographs could predict the likelihood of having obstructive sleep apnea, according to a study published in the April issue of the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine.

Read More

Topics: alaska sleep clinic, OSA, sleep health

Coronavirus FAQs: CPAP tips for sleep apnea patients

Posted by AASM Staff - https://aasm.org on May 6, 2020 12:07:58 PM

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) is gathering resources for patients and the public about sleep, obstructive sleep apnea, CPAP therapy, and the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).

Read More

Topics: alaska sleep clinic, sleep apnea, coronavirus

How Important is Sleep to Academic Success?

Posted by AASM Staff - https://aasm.org on May 1, 2020 1:34:00 PM

With the semester drawing to a close, millions of college students are preparing to take their final exams.

Read More

Topics: college, sleep apnea dangers, poor sleep

Women Under-report Prevalence and Intensity of Their Own Snoring

Posted by AASM Staff - https://aasm.org on Mar 15, 2020 12:38:00 PM

DARIEN, IL – A new study of adults who were referred for evaluation of a suspected sleep disorder suggests that women tend to under-report snoring and underestimate its loudness.

Read More

Topics: alaska sleep clinic, women, sleep apnea dangers

Subscribe to our Blog

Alaska Sleep Clinic's Blog

Our weekly updated blog aims to provide you with answers and information to all of your sleeping questions.

New Call-to-action
Got Sleep Troubles

New Call-to-action

New Call-to-action

 

Popular Articles

Posts by Topic

see all