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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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Association Between PTSD, Pain Intensity Mediated by Sleep Quality in Pediatric Patients

Association Between PTSD, Pain Intensity Mediated by Sleep Quality in Pediatric Patients

For pediatric patients with chronic pain, PTSD symptoms may be linked with higher levels of pain intensity.

Safely Improving Sleep Bruxism With Onabotulinum Toxin-A

Safely Improving Sleep Bruxism With Onabotulinum Toxin-A

Sleep bruxism may be improved with onabotulinum toxin-A injections.

Amber Lenses Before Bed Improve Insomnia Symptoms

Amber Lenses Before Bed Improve Insomnia Symptoms

Wearing amber lenses rather than clear lenses for 2 hours before bedtime was associated with improved sleep for individuals with insomnia symptoms.

Sleep Disruption May Lead to Increased Beta Amyloid Production

Sleep Disruption May Lead to Increased Beta Amyloid Production

Disrupted sleep is linked to an increase in amyloid-β production in adults.

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.

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