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8 hrs ago | Pittsburgh Magazine

Returning to Roots

Like Rocky, the procedure has gone the distance: Nearly four decades later, the root canal endures.

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Related Topix: Dentistry, Medicine, Microbiology, Biology, Science, Health

12 hrs ago | KAUZ

Tonsillectomy for sleep apnea may trigger weight gain

MONDAY, July 28, 2014 -- Tonsillectomies are commonly done to relieve sleep apnea in children, but a new study confirms that the treatment can speed kids' weight gain -- especially if they're already overweight.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Family, Kids, Life, Food, Nutrition

12 hrs ago | KFVS12

Tonsillectomy for sleep apnea may trigger weight gain

Tonsillectomies are commonly done to relieve sleep apnea in children, but a new study confirms that the treatment can speed kids' weight gain -- especially if they're already overweight.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Family, Kids, Life, Food, Nutrition, Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, Hospital Administration, Healthcare Industry

18 hrs ago | Advance

ADHD or Sleep Apnea?

Your child daydreams a lot, often forgets or misplaces things, fidgets, talks excessively, makes careless mistakes and doesn't get along well with others.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, ADHD, Nursing

Sat Jul 26, 2014

India.com

Social Jet lag: The reason behind Monday morning blues

Main nai jaana, Main nai jaana Main nai jaana, bistar ko chhod ke Khoon choos le tu meraa khoon choos le Bloody khooni Monday tu chaahe..

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Fri Jul 25, 2014

CBS News

How do sleep trackers work?

The average adult needs at least seven hours of sleep each night, though unfortunately many get a lot less .

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

National Public Radio

'Lucy': Hot Buttered Popcorn, With Plenty Of Nuts

What would you do if you could access 100 percent of your brain's potential processing power? Reverse climate change? Pick up new languages while you sleep? Pay your rent on time? Invent an iPhone capable of making and receiving telephone calls? More important: Would you savor the salty, crunchy, hot-buttered freshness of writer-director-mogul Luc ... (more)

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Morgan Freeman, Health, Medicine, Ritalin, Methylphenidate (generic), Hot Chicks, Scarlett Johansson

Psychology Today

No Pissing Joke

The 2003 Sleep in America Poll by the National Sleep Foundation-the latest data we have for older adults-reports that two out of three people ages of 55 and 84 reported having to wake up during the night to go to the bathroom to urinate at least a few nights per week.

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Related Topix: Heart Failure

Thu Jul 24, 2014

WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

Are you sleeping at night? Why not?

Sleep is not a luxury; it is a basic health need long known to affect a person's ability to think and function.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Melatonin, Supplement

Wed Jul 23, 2014

NBC San Diego

Go Ahead, Stay Up an Extra Hour

We've always been told to get eight hours of a sleep a night. However, a new study from the National Sleep Foundation says that's not the case.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Tue Jul 22, 2014

Journal and Courier

Local medical institutions work for your healthLocal medical...

Local medical institutions work for your health Here is a list of the major medical institutions in the area.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Neurology, Mishawaka, IN, Oncology, Health, Audiology, Nursing

CiteULike

Diagnosis of narcolepsy and idiopathic hypersomnia. An update based...

Defining the precise nosological limits of narcolepsy and idiopathic hypersomnia is an ongoing process dating back to the first description of the two conditions.

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Related Topix: Narcolepsy, Medicine, Health

Dissident Voice

Postcard from the End of America: Wolf Point

It always amazes me how many people get on a train just to play cards, for outside their windows, a most amazing world is constantly unfurling.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, US News, Liberal Political News

Fast Company

Is Seven Hours A Night The Optimal Amount Of Sleep?

You're probably not getting enough sleep, but you might not be as far off the mark as you think.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Business News

CiteULike

Idiopathic Hypersomnia.

In contrast to narcolepsy and the Kleine-Levin syndrome, idiopathic hypersomnia is a recently described sleep disorder.

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Related Topix: Narcolepsy, Medicine, Health, Excessive Daytime Sleepiness

CiteULike

Etiologies and sequelae of excessive daytime sleepiness.

Excessive daytime sleepiness , the primary complaint of patients seen in sleep clinics, affects up to 12% of the general population.

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Related Topix: Excessive Daytime Sleepiness, Medicine, Health, Narcolepsy

Live Science

When is Sleepiness Due to Narcolepsy?

Experts at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center treat narcoleptic patients with medication designed to consolidate patients' sleep at night and improve alertness during the day.

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Related Topix: Narcolepsy, Medicine, Health

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Lifehack.org

5 Easy Ways To Upgrade Your Bedroom and Better Your Sleep

Have a rough time getting to sleep - and staying asleep? You're part of a significant amount of the population.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health

Medical Daily

Yoga For Better Sleep: 8 Best Before-Bed Moves To Ease You Into Slumber

Americans are getting less sleep than ever, making it difficult to complete even the simplest of tasks during the day.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Fitness, Yoga, Arthritis, Insomnia

TechCrunch

Meet The UK Startup That's Taking On Big Pharma - With Digital Medicine

Five years ago Peter Hames had chronic insomnia. Today he's the co-founder of Big Health , a multi-million dollar VC-backed startup that's setting out to create a new category of healthcare - under the self-defined banner of 'digital medicine'.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Startup, WA, Venture Capital, Emerging Technology, Psychology, Science

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