The risk of severe illness from Covid-19 is higher in people with obstructive sleep apnea and other breathing problems that cause oxygen levels to drop during sleep, researchers say.
Dutch medical equipment company Philips recalled some breathing devices and ventilators because of a foam part that might degrade and become toxic, potentially causing cancer.
Former U.S. National Football League (NFL) athletes who bulked up before and during their professional careers have an increased risk of heart disease and other health problems compared with other players, researchers say.
Eisai Inc. announced positive top-line results from the CAMELLIA-TIMI 61 cardiovascular outcome trial.
Google’s Verily will team up with ResMed, a company that specializes in treating sleep disorders, to launch a joint business venture to address sleep apnea and other sleeping disorders.
People who spend less time in deep, rapid eye movement (REM) sleep may be more likely to develop dementia than individuals who get better quality rest, a recent study suggests.
206 million American adults struggling to get a good night’s rest seek out sleep management solutions to deal with conditions such as insomnia, sleep apnea, narcolepsy, and more.
First pitched by Steve Jobs in 2007 as “an iPod, a phone, and an Internet communicator,” the iPhone has since evolved into a medical device of sorts as software has gotten smarter and sensors have become more advanced in recent years. Apple embraced this with iOS 8 and the rollout of HealthKit, a framework which […]