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The Anti-Epileptic Effect of REM Sleep

Marcus C. Ng, MD

October 2016—An emerging theory suggests possible new directions in harnessing the unique ability of REM sleep to prevent seizures.

Study Spotlight: Clarifying the Link Between Sleep Disturbance and Cognitive Decline

October 2016—A Q&A with Alberto Rafael Ramos, MD and Clinton Wright, MD

The Science Behind the Powerful Benefits of Having a Purpose

Majid Fotuhi, MD, PhD And Sara Mehr

September 2015—Purpose in life is one of the main components of Quality of Life.

Belsomra: A First Look

Zac Haughn, Senior Associate Editor

March 2015—Sleep medicine’s newest addition has a novel mechanism and an undecided future.

The Disappearing Story: Recapping Sleep Research

A Q&A with Erik K. St. Louis, MD and Carl Bazil, MD, PhD

November/December 2014—The biggest news in sleep this year may have been the story that wasn’t

In Review Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Erik K. St. Louis, MD

June 2014—Understanding the condition and its effects is essential to patient care.

Upper Airway Stimulation for Sleep Apnea Approved

June 2014 --  Inspire Medical Systems has received marketing approval from the FDA for its Inspire Upper Airway Stimulation (UAS) system. The device is an implantable ne…

Epilepsy Drug Target May Have Implications for Brain Disorder Sleep Disruption

April 2014 -- The enzyme GABA transaminase, which is the target of some epilepsy drugs, contributes to sleep loss in fruit flies, a recent study from the University of Penns…

 
 

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