November 8, 2016
Learn more about common sleep disorders and how you can make the most of your rest each night.
Categorized as: Living and Wellness
Tagged with: importance of sleep, sleep disorders, Sleep medicine
October 29, 2016
These downright spooky medical conditions are stranger than fiction. Read more about Alien Hand Syndrome, Exploding Head Syndrome, and much more.
Tagged with: neurological conditions, sleep disorders, unusual medical conditions
October 23, 2016
Also known as Sleeping Beauty Syndrome, Kleine-Levin Syndrome is a condition marked by long periods of excessive sleep. Learn more about this condition
Categorized as: Neurosurgery and Brain Health
Tagged with: neurological disorders, rare disorders, sleep, sleep disorders, sleeping beauty syndrome
May 18, 2015
Learn more about the diagnosis and treatment of sleep disorders, such as sleep apnea, in this edition of Medical Mondays
Tagged with: medical mondays, sleep, sleep apnea, sleep disorders, snoring
May 17, 2015
Read about the common sleep disorders that could be keeping your body from getting the sleep it needs, which can lead to bigger problems down the road.
Tagged with: infographic, insomnia, medical mondays, narcolepsy, restless leg syndrome, sleep apnea, sleep disorders, sleep paralysis, sleepwalking
March 4, 2015
Obstructive sleep apnea afflicts more than 22 million adults in the United States. Learn about your health risks and take a self test.
Categorized as: Family Health
Tagged with: chronic snoring, Daytime fatigue, Loud, obstructive sleep apnea, Pulmonary Consultants-UPMC, sleep apnea, sleep disorders
Article - 3 Minute Read
September 19, 2014
Stress can take a toll on your brain, affecting your daily life. Learn about the effects chronic stress can have on your brain and ways to prevent them.
Medically Reviewed by Neurosurgery
Categorized as: Living and Wellness, Neurosurgery and Brain Health
Tagged with: brain, brain cells, chronic stress, de-stress, depression, diet, hippocampus, sleep, sleep apnea, sleep disorders, stress
Article - 2 Minute Read
May 5, 2014
A good night's sleep is vital to maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Learn more about the benefits of a good night's sleep and how much you to get a night.
Medically Reviewed by Sleep Medicine
Tagged with: American Sleep Foundation, body fight infection, chronic sleep loss, depression, diabetes, fatigue, mood disorders, National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, sleep disorders
January 20, 2014
Sleep deprivation can affect your life and general well-being. Discover ways to improve your physical health with extra sleep.
Categorized as: Living and Wellness, Sleep Health
Tagged with: diabetes, heart disease, learning, memory, metabolism, Pinnacle Health, post-traumatic stress disorder, problem-solving, restless leg syndrome, sleep apnea, sleep disorders, substance abuse, Type 2 diabetes, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine