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Your Guide To The Best (And Worst) Sleep Positions

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 06.27.2014 | Healthy Living

Whether you're a side, back or stomach sleeper, chances are you feel pretty strongly about your preferred sleeping position. Most Americans -- 74 p...

10 Signs A Child's Snoring Is Serious

Posted 05.16.2014 | Healthy Living

By Robert Rosenberg, DO We know that anywhere from 8 to 12 percent of children snore most nights. This is called habitual snoring. We also know t...

Unmasking Sleep Apnea Treatment

B. Gail Demko, DMD | Posted 05.15.2014 | Healthy Living
B. Gail Demko, DMD

For many sleep apnea sufferers, relief lies far from the mask in an effective alternative treatment called oral appliance therapy.

Want To Stop Snoring? Here's What Works (And What Doesn't)

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 04.29.2014 | Healthy Living

Long considered little more than a nuisance, snoring is no longer something to ignore -- to the delight of frustrated bed partners everywhere. To slee...

11 Health Risks Of Snoring

Posted 03.30.2014 | Healthy Living

By Madeline Vann, MPH Reviewed by Lindsey Marcellin, M.D., MPH You may think of snoring as a sometimes annoying or embarrassing side effect of...

'Dear Bed 72, I Hate You.'

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 03.25.2014 | Travel

What's worse -- someone who snores all night, or someone who writes furious sleep-deprived letters to the snorer in question? There's no right answ...

Is Snoring Dangerous?

Posted 03.23.2014 | Healthy Living

By Sanjay Gupta, M.D. Snoring is very common -- half of all Americans do it occasionally. It's not necessarily cause for concern, though it can d...

12 Things No One Will Tell You, Not Even Your Smartest Friend.

Jon Hotchkiss | Posted 05.21.2014 | Entertainment
Jon Hotchkiss

Here now, 12 things no one will tell you. Not even the smartest person you know. That is, until now. You're welcome! 1. What if I needed to eat a ban...

6 Sleep Myths To Finally Put To Bed

Posted 03.17.2014 | Healthy Living

By Diana Kelly for Life by DailyBurn The real reason you can't fall asleep might not be as simple as you think. If you've ever said, "I need to cat...

Why Doesn't My Snoring Wake Me Up?

Jon Hotchkiss | Posted 05.05.2014 | Science
Jon Hotchkiss

According to the latest statistics, nearly 40 percent of adult men snore. And that number nears 100 percent for adult men who play husbands with a hot...

Is Fibromyalgia Syndrome a Myth? No, But It Just Might Be a Sleep Disorder

Stanford Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine | Posted 04.21.2014 | Healthy Living
Stanford Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine

People with fibromyalgia syndrome suffer not only from constant widespread pain, but they also sometimes face judgment and distrust from medical professionals who doubt if their condition is real. They are labeled as annoying and needy. In the literal sense, insult is added to injury.

How I Successfully Stopped Snoring With One Simple Move

Ronna Benjamin | Posted 03.19.2014 | Fifty
Ronna Benjamin

One morning, still a bit groggy from a sleeping pill-induced six hours of sleep, I was enjoying my first cup of coffee while reading my emails on my iPhone. I was surprised to see that Mike was sleeping in a spare bedroom, and that I had received an email from him, sent the previous evening, at 11:37 PM, about an hour after we had gone to bed.

Women, Sleep Apnea and Heart Health: More Connections

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 02.22.2014 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael J. Breus

This study is the latest in a growing body of research that points to the sleep-related health risks that women may face. We've seen other evidence that suggests women are at higher risk than men for cardiovascular problems associated with poor sleep.

My Husband Becomes Another Man in Bed

Roz Warren | Posted 02.17.2014 | Fifty
Roz Warren

The man I love is as calm and pleasant as the day is long. He treats me with love and respect. He's gentle and soft-spoken, a perfect joy to be with. But when night falls, Mark undergoes a ghastly transformation.

What to Expect At A Sleep Study

Sam Cross | Posted 11.09.2013 | Healthy Living
Sam Cross

A diagnostic sleep study, also known as a polysomnogram (PSG), is a technique used to identify the presence of sleep disorders. At its core, a PSG simply involves connecting a patient to monitoring equipment and recording his or her sleep for a night.

WATCH: Why Do We Snore?

Posted 11.08.2013 | Healthy Living

Fun fact: A snore is one of the loudest noises humans can make, clocking in at up to 92 decibels, about the same as a jackhammer! One out of every ...

Laugh and the World Laughs With You, Snore and You Sleep Alone (Anonymous)

Laverne H. Bardy | Posted 01.23.2014 | Fifty
Laverne H. Bardy

There are those who argue that sleeping separately is a sign of a troubled marriage. But, if a marriage is strong and consists of daily embracing, intimacy, kissing and words of love, sleeping separately will not endanger the relationship.

What Your Nose Has To Do With A Good Night's Sleep

Stanford Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine | Posted 01.23.2014 | Healthy Living
Stanford Center for Sleep Sciences and Medicine

In contemplating weight gain, the nose seems like an improbable culprit. Most people would far more likely blame the mouth for waistline woes. Nevertheless, the nose may indeed have a part to play.

Woman Divorces Husband Over Incessant Snoring

Posted 08.15.2013 | Divorce

Weird divorce stories are nothing new, but this may be one of the strangest we've ever heard. According to China.org, one man's snoring was so disr...

Simple Ways To Stop Snoring

Dr. Jordan Pritikin | Posted 10.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Jordan Pritikin

Although it might just seem like a minor nuisance, snoring can actually become a serious problem. It can disrupt someone's sleeping pattern, which can lead to fatigue and dysfunction throughout the day.

A Risk Factor For Sleep Apnea?

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 08.15.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael J. Breus

The latest study comes an important step closer to establishing a causal link between the two conditions, by examining specifically the direction of the relationship between the two.

Insomnia May Double Risk of Prostate Cancer

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 08.06.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael J. Breus

Approximately one in six men will be diagnosed with the disease at some point in their lifetime. What if the quality of sleep plays a role in a man's risk for developing the disease?

Studies Reveal Latino Snoring Pattern

NBC Latino | Dr. Joseph Sirven | Posted 04.15.2013 | Latino Voices

Here is an interesting fact I found while catching up on reading medical journals. According to a large study on sleep and heart health, Latinos – o...

WATCH: 5 Ways To Stop Snoring

Posted 03.29.2013 | Healthy Living

Since sleep is of the utmost importance to maintain health and even aid weight loss, it's crucial to ensure you snag those Zzzs. Snoring can be fru...

How Serious Is Snoring?

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 05.01.2013 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael J. Breus

Overall, much less attention has been paid to the possible health problems of snoring when it is not accompanied by sleep apnea. The research that has been done in this area has returned conflicting evidence regarding the health risks associated with snoring.