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Assessing Beliefs and Treating Insomnia and Chronic Pain

Assessing Beliefs and Treating Insomnia and Chronic Pain

The Pain-Related Beliefs and Attitudes about Sleep (PBAS) scale offers a tool to assess the interaction between sleep, insomnia and chronic pain.

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Sleep Disturbance in Pediatric Patients With Headache-Related Disorder

Sleep Disturbance in Pediatric Patients With Headache-Related Disorder

There are more sleep disturbances in children with NDPH than in children with tension-type headache.

AASM Publishes New Statement on Home Sleep Apnea Testing

AASM Publishes New Statement on Home Sleep Apnea Testing

Home sleep apnea tests are used to help diagnose obstructive sleep apnea in adults.

Poor Sleep Quality Mediates Relationship Between Stress, Chronic Pain

Poor Sleep Quality Mediates Relationship Between Stress, Chronic Pain

In pediatric patients, poor sleep quality partially mediates PTSS and chronic pain relationships.

Sleep Apnea Implant Device Receives FDA Approval

Sleep Apnea Implant Device Receives FDA Approval

The FDA has approved the Remede sleep system.

Sleep Disturbance May Be Causal Factor in Psychotic Experiences

Sleep Disturbance May Be Causal Factor in Psychotic Experiences

To date, it has not been clearly established whether sleep problems are a consequence of or a contributory factor to mental health disorders.

Online Insomnia Therapy Associated With Improved Mental Health

Online Insomnia Therapy Associated With Improved Mental Health

Digital CBT is associated with reductions in insomnia, for university students.

Sleep-Disordered Breathing May Predict Cognitive Decline in Older Patients

Sleep-Disordered Breathing May Predict Cognitive Decline in Older Patients

There is a greater risk in older adults with SDB for developing cognitive impairment.

Short-Term Benefits to Sleep Quality With Tibetan Yoga Program During Chemotherapy

Short-Term Benefits to Sleep Quality With Tibetan Yoga Program During Chemotherapy

For patients undergoing chemotherapy, participating in a Tibetan yoga program may result in short-term sleep quality benefits.

Role of Stress, Sleep Examined in Obesity Study

Role of Stress, Sleep Examined in Obesity Study

Impaired sleep and obesity may be caused by stress.

Excessive Daytime Sleepiness Linked to Headache Frequency But Not Severity

Excessive Daytime Sleepiness Linked to Headache Frequency But Not Severity

There is an established link between excessive daytime sleepiness and headache frequency.

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