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Entries by Dr. Michael J. Breus from 05/2009

Are You Fooling Yourself?

| Posted 05.06.2009 | Healthy Living

There are plenty of stories about famous short sleepers to go around. Among those who claim (or claimed, as some are no longer with us) that they do p...

Stormy Weather, Stormy Sleep

| Posted 05.11.2009 | Healthy Living

If you suffer with obstructive sleep apnea, listen up: there's new evidence that the weather can worsen your sleep-disordered breathing.

Not Fit to Fly

| Posted 05.19.2009 | Healthy Living

17 hours of sustained wakefulness leads to a decrease in performance equivalent to a blood alcohol-level of 0.05%. Too bad "sleepy driving" doesn't have the same buzz to it as "drunk driving."

Trouble Keeping Up with Your CPAP?

| Posted 05.26.2009 | Healthy Living

It's widely known in sleep medicine circles that the most common--and helpful--treatment we have these days for patients with Obstructive Sleep Apnea ...

Fido or Tabby Got Your Sleep?

| Posted 05.28.2009 | Healthy Living

Studies have demonstrated that a reasonable percentage of pet owners who allow their pets in bed have sleep problems.