Screening

10 01, 2019

Intubation Complications Higher for People with Sleep Apnea

By |January 10th, 2019|Screening, Sleep Apnea|

Sleep apnea is a complex condition, often the result of a combination of anatomy, lifestyle, and health. The impacts of the condition can be far-reaching, including an increased risk of serious health [...]

22 02, 2018

Risk Factors Identified for Sleep Apnea in Pregnancy

By |February 22nd, 2018|Screening, Sleep Apnea, Women|

We’ve talked before about the serious complications of gestational sleep apnea. Now a new study has identified the risk factors that make women more likely to develop sleep apnea during pregnancy. The [...]

14 09, 2017

Fitbit’s New Watch Takes Aim at Sleep Apnea, but Will It Be a Hit?

By |September 14th, 2017|Screening, Sleep Apnea|

Fitbit was relatively late to the industry of motion tracking activewear technology, but its recognizable, clever name has made it the most recognizable form of this technology. And now the company is striving to make [...]

17 04, 2017

Screening Procedure Could Easily Identify Women with Gestational OSA

By |April 17th, 2017|Screening, Sleep Apnea, Women|

Many women develop obstructive sleep apnea during pregnancy, with an increased risk of complications for both mother and child. Technically, the condition “gestational obstructive sleep apnea” has not been recognized yet, so it’s [...]

14 02, 2017

Truckers Push Back Against Sleep Apnea Regs with Nonsense

By |February 14th, 2017|Car Accidents, Screening, Sleep Apnea, Workplace Safety|

Facing potentially costly requirements for testing and treatment for sleep apnea, it is understandable that truckers have and continue to push back against regulations. But the latest attack on sleep apnea [...]

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