Sleep Disorders

Researchers from the GIST propose ultrasound

Image: Ultrasound stimulation as an effective therapy for Alzheimer’s disease outlook more Credit: Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology As average life expectancy has increased in many parts of the world, certain age-related diseases have become more common. Alzheimer‘s disease (AD) is unfortunately one of those that is extremely prevalent in aging societies in Japan, …

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Rapid Eye Movement Sleep Helps Protect Against Predator Attack: Study

Rapid eye movement (REM) sleep brings about brief but periodic awakenings. In 1966, dr. Frederick Snyder reported the “sentinel” function of REM could help animals prepare a fight or flight response against potential predator attacks. However, to date there has been no experimental evidence for this hypothesis. Now, a research team led by Dr. WANG …

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UFC 270 time: When does Ngannou vs Gane fight start tonight?

In this Saturday’s UFC 270 main event, Francis Ngannou makes the first defense of his heavyweight title when he meets interim champion and former teammate Ciryl Gane. Ngannou is 16-3 in professional mixed martial arts and 11-2 in the UFC, with all of his wins in the promotion coming by stoppage — 10 by KO/TKO …

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How the Gut Differentiates Artificial Sweeteners from Sugars

HHumans have a taste for sugar. Animals and humans prefer sugar over artificial sweeteners in experiments, and that may be because a particular gut sensory cell triggers one of two separate neural pathways, depending on which one it recognizes, researchers suggest in a Jan. 13 study in nature neuroscience. “It has been known for decades …

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Michael J. Fox Foundation grants ASU $5.2M to develop novel Parkinson’s disease treatments

Shireen Dooling/ASU Artist’s idea of ​​stem cell implantation in a region of the brain known as the substantia nigra. Parkinson’s disease is a brain disorder that can cause tremors, difficulty moving and dementia. ASU’s Biodesign Institute has received $5.2 million from the Michael J. Fox Foundation to study three potential treatments. Funded projects range from …

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Sleep Disorder Warning Signs You Should Know About – 24/7 Wall St.

A good night’s sleep is important for health. Giving the body and mind a chance to rest and restart is still crucial 1 in 3 adults don’t get enough sleep, according to data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Many people who struggle to get enough rest can blame factors like alcohol, caffeine, …

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Stephen Folger Grinton is recognized by Continental Who’s Who | State / Regional

LINCOLNTON, NC, January 17, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Stephen Folger Grinton Recognized by Continental Who’s Who as a Distinguished Pulmonologist and Sleep Medicine Specialist for medical excellence and professional excellence at Atrium Health Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine – Lincoln. At Atrium Health Pulmonology and Sleep Medicine – Lincoln, located in Lincolnton, North Carolina, the highly trained …

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Clinical Challenges: Sleep Disturbance in Atopic Dermatitis

In patients with atopic dermatitis (AD), the prevalence of sleep disorders is twice that in the general population, affecting 47% to 80% of children and 33% to 90% of adults. In 2019, a report by five organizations in collaboration with the FDA identified sleep disorders as one of the top three most problematic symptoms for …

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