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10 hrs ago | Clarksville Online

American Heart Association says Insomnia may significantly increase Stroke Risk

The risk of stroke may be much higher in people with insomnia compared to those who don't have trouble sleeping, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal Stroke.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Taiwan, Southeast Asia, World News

Thu Apr 17, 2014

WALA

Learn about Essential Oils April 26th

You may have heard your friends talking about using oils as part of their anti-aging routine, or to treat things certain health conditions.

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Related Topix: Aromatherapy, Medicine, Health

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Mydigitalfc.com

Dr Reddy's launches insomnia drug in US; Glenmark gets FDA nod

The company has started selling 1 mg, 2 mg and 3 mg tablets of Eszopiclone, a generic version of Lunesta, a sedative drug that is used for the treatment of insomnia.

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Related Topix: Food and Drug Administration, Medicine, Health

Tue Apr 15, 2014

The Miami Herald

Watch for sleep drug risks

"It's a lifestyle thing; everybody's got it," says Gregg Jacobs, an insomnia specialist at the Sleep Disorders Center at the University of Massachusetts Medical School.

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Related Topix: Sleep, Medicine, Health, Ambien, Zolpidem (generic), Sonata, Zaleplon (generic), Dalmane, Flurazepam (generic)

Notes from Dr. RW

The Z-drugs: zolpidem, zopiclone, and zaleplon

From a recent review : The Z-drugs zolpidem, zopiclone, and zaleplon were hailed as the innovative hypnotics of the new millennium, an improvement to traditional benzodiazepines in the management of insomnia.

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Related Topix: Ambien, Zolpidem (generic), Sonata, Zaleplon (generic), Medicine, Health

Mon Apr 14, 2014

County 10 News

Health Update: The Importance of Healthy Sleeping Habits

Spring marks two very important things for many people across the country: the days will begin getting longer and many of us will be groggy recovering from the hour of sleep we lost when the clocks sprang forward an hour in observance of Daylight Savings Time.

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Related Topix: Sleep, Medicine, Narcolepsy, Restless Leg Syndrome

Sat Apr 12, 2014

The Huffington Post

How To Sleep Better On A Plane

Sleeping on an airplane often requires more effort than it does relaxation, but it is absolutely worth it.

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Related Topix: Sleep, Medicine, Health

Fri Apr 11, 2014

Rehab Management

Insomnia May Lead To Higher Stroke Risk, Study Says

A study appearing in the journal Stroke targets insomnia in relation to subsequent stroke.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Cape Cod Times

Many take prescription sleep aids, but these drugs have risks

Insomnia. "It's a lifestyle thing; everybody's got it," says Gregg Jacobs, an insomnia specialist at the Sleep Disorders Center at the University of Massachusetts Medical School.

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Related Topix: Sleep, Medicine, Health, Insomnia, Alternative, Ambien, Zolpidem (generic), Sonata, Zaleplon (generic), Dalmane, Flurazepam (generic)

Sun Apr 06, 2014

Holtville Tribune

Insomnia may significantly increase stroke risk

The risk of stroke may be much higher in people with insomnia compared to those who don't have trouble sleeping, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal Stroke.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Taiwan, Southeast Asia, World News

Fri Apr 04, 2014

Medical Daily

Insomnia Increases Stroke Risk In Under-35 Adults, Making Them 8 Times More Likely To Suffer A Stroke

Researchers suggest the incidence of stroke is eight times higher for 18- to 34-year-olds with insomnia, though after the age of 35, the risk decreases.

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Related Topix: Medicine

Thu Apr 03, 2014

Circulation

Insomnia Subtypes and the Subsequent Risks of Stroke: Report From a...

From the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology , Department of Medical Research , and Department of Neurology , Chi-Mei Medical Center, Tainan, Taiwan; and Center of General Education , Department of Cosmetic Science , and Department of Hospital and Health Care Administration , Chia Nan University of Pharmacy and Science, Tainan, Taiwan.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Southeast Asia, World News, Taiwan

EurekAlert!

Insomnia may significantly increase stroke risk

The risk of stroke may be much higher in people with insomnia compared to those who don't have trouble sleeping, according to new research in the American Heart Association journal Stroke .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Stroke, Southeast Asia, World News, Taiwan

P&T Community

Survey: Both Physicians and Payers Are Sensitive to Risk of Next-Day...

According to a survey conducted by Decision Resources Group, a health care research firm located in Burlington, Mass., U.S. and European psychiatrists identified the highest level of unmet need in insomnia treatment to be for new therapies with a reduced risk of abuse and tolerance.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Burlington, MA

Mon Mar 31, 2014

Bradenton.com

8 million people take prescription sleep aids, but these drugs have risks

Insomnia. "It's a lifestyle thing; everybody's got it," says Gregg Jacobs, an insomnia specialist at the Sleep Disorders Center at the University of Massachusetts Medical School.

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Related Topix: Sleep, Medicine, Health, Insomnia, Alternative, Ambien, Zolpidem (generic), Sonata, Zaleplon (generic), Dalmane, Flurazepam (generic)

Thu Mar 27, 2014

LA Daily News

8 million people take prescription sleep aids, but these drugs have risks

Insomnia. "It's a lifestyle thing; everybody's got it," says Gregg Jacobs, an insomnia specialist at the Sleep Disorders Center at the University of Massachusetts Medical School.

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Related Topix: Sleep, Medicine, Health, Insomnia, Alternative, Ambien, Zolpidem (generic), Sonata, Zaleplon (generic), Dalmane, Flurazepam (generic)

I4U Future Technology News

Sleep Apnea is a Highly Risky Disorder

Many people have it and they are not even aware of the fact. Sleep apnea affects 18 million Americans.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Hypertension

Wed Mar 26, 2014

Green Bay Press-Gazette

Overcoming insomnia can be a frustrating battle

It's 2 a.m. and you're staring at the ceiling instead of snoozing. No amount of sheep-counting or pillow-thumping seems to help as the clock devours the minutes -- and hours -- until it's time to get up.

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Related Topix: Sleep, Medicine, Health

Mon Mar 24, 2014

The Globe and Mail

How do you know if you're a normal sleeper - what happens if you're not?

Health Advisor is a regular column where contributors share their knowledge in fields ranging from fitness to psychology, pediatrics to aging.

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Related Topix: Sleep, Medicine, Health

Sat Mar 22, 2014

Medical News

Six dimensions explain mania symptom variability

Researchers have identified a six-factor latent structure that they say best describes the symptomatology of hospitalized patients with bipolar mania.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Depression, Brazil, World News

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