101 Results for Sleep Apnea Syndromes

  1. The Promise of Sleep: Adequate shut-eye is good for your brain. Our experts explain why and how to get the amount you need.

    ... legs syndrome, an overwhelming urge to move your legs at night, and are more susceptible to sleep apnea. In fact, about 40 percent of patients have sleep apnea, according to the Parkinson's Disease Foundation

    • Levine, Hallie
    • Neurology Now
    • March 01, 2017
  2. Quick Tips: 3 Questions for Top Sleep Docs: With Sleep Awareness Week around the corner, we asked sleep experts to answer the questions that keep our readers awake at night.

    ... condition like sleep apnea or restless legs syndrome, he says.In addition, taking long naps during the day increases the likelihood that you won't sleep well at night. “Sleep during the day should be just enough to...

    • Hiscott, Rebecca
    • Neurology Now
    • March 01, 2015
  3. Protect Your Brain : Follow these expert strategies to guard against injury and cognitive decline throughout your life. for Life

    ... sleep apnea. Around 25 million Americans have sleep apnea, a condition in which breathing stops up to dozens of times a night because of obstructed airways. A study from New York University School of Medicine published

    • Cohen, Marisa
    • Neurology Now
    • March 01, 2017
  4. Hitting the Mattress with MS

    ... that they had involuntary movements interfering with sleep. The remaining 131 patients suffered from other sleep disorders, including obstructive sleep apnea (in which the tissues of the throat interfere with breathing

    • PATUREL, AMY M.S., M.P.H.
    • Neurology Now
    • February 01, 2009
  5. You Ask. We Answer: What is serotonin, and how does it play a role in neurologic disorders?

    ... and between nerves. The chemical is linked to several functions, including cognition, mood, sexual behavior, pain, and the sleep-wake cycle. It is best known for helping to regulate mood; too little serotonin may cause

    • Gudesblatt, Mark MD
    • Neurology Now
    • July 01, 2017
  6. Ask the Experts: Fibromyalgia

    ...QCan fibromyalgia symptoms be managed effectively without drugs?CHARLES E. ARGOFF RESPONDS:Figure. No caption available.A Fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS) is a common condition that involves long-term, body-wide pain

    • Argoff, Charles M.D.
    • Neurology Now
    • December 16, 2017