Summit Medical Group - Health in the News - Sleep Disorders Updates Summit Medical Group brings you the latest news and updates on Sleep Disorders from HealthDay to help you and your family 'Live Well, Stay Well.' en-us 60 Could a 'Fat Tongue' Be a Factor in Sleep Apnea? In study, obese people with the disorder tended to have more fat at base of tongue Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Ban Electronics in Kids' Bedrooms, Expert Says Electronic lights, action keep kids up at night and can impact school performance Fri, 26 Sep 2014 17:00:00 -0400 Untreated Sleep Apnea May Raise Risk of Surgical Complications: Study Researchers recommend preoperative screening Fri, 26 Sep 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Health Tip: Health Tip: Are Your Teeth in a Grind? Suggestions for people who grind teeth Fri, 26 Sep 2014 07:00:00 -0400 A Good Night's Sleep May Mean a Good Day's Work Too much, too little slumber linked to raised number of sick days, researchers say Sun, 14 Sep 2014 09:00:00 -0400 Study: Undiagnosed Sleep Disorders Common With Multiple Sclerosis Lack of shuteye could affect disease progression, researchers caution Fri, 12 Sep 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Health Tip: Helping Your Newborn Sleep Watch for signs that the infant is tired Fri, 12 Sep 2014 07:00:00 -0400 Health Tip: If Your Child Can't Sleep Signs you should alert the pediatrician Thu, 11 Sep 2014 07:00:00 -0400 Cutting Calories May Ease Sleep Apnea in Obese, Study Finds Brazilian researchers say calorie restrictions also can lower blood pressure in that group of people Wed, 10 Sep 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Putting Baby to Sleep on Animal Fur May Lower Asthma Risk: Study Researchers suggest contact with natural microbes may offer protection Mon, 8 Sep 2014 07:00:00 -0400 Poor Quality Sleep May Be Linked to Shrinking Brain Study finds long-term losses in gray matter Wed, 3 Sep 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Less Sleep in Teen Years Tied to More Pounds at 21 16-year-olds should get more than 8 hours of shuteye a night to help avoid obesity, research says Thu, 28 Aug 2014 16:00:00 -0400 Sleep Apnea Treatment Helps Seniors, Study Finds British researchers report it improved slumber, lowered daytime sleepiness Wed, 27 Aug 2014 12:00:00 -0400 Health Tip: Do You Talk in Your Sleep? You may not be getting enough rest Wed, 27 Aug 2014 07:00:00 -0400 'Sleep Drunkenness' Is Common and Linked to Other Behavior Issues But condition remains poorly defined and little understood, researcher says Tue, 26 Aug 2014 14:00:00 -0400