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Effects of sleep disordered breathing on driving and health of professional drivers
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8 Famous Faces Of Sleep Apnea

8 Famous Faces Of Sleep Apnea | Sleep apnea and driving | Scoop.it
You (don't) snooze, you lose. The 53-second "oops" heard 'round the world -- when Rick Perry hesitated and then admitted that he couldn't remember the third government agency he'd eliminate as president -- may have been caused by severe sleep...
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Sorin’s DREAM Study Shows Use of Pacemakers to Monitor Sleep Apnea | DI Cardiology

Sorin’s DREAM Study Shows Use of Pacemakers to Monitor Sleep Apnea | DI Cardiology | Sleep apnea and driving | Scoop.it
Sorin’s DREAM Study Shows Use of Pacemakers to Monitor Sleep Apnea | DI Cardiology http://t.co/GgAS9LdFyE
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Abdominal Fat in Men Linked to Sleep Apnea - Huffington Post

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Abdominal Fat in Men Linked to Sleep Apnea
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Obesity has long been considered one of the most important risk factors for obstructive sleep apnea in adults.
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Treat drivers for sleep apnea - Toronto NewsFIX

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Treat drivers for sleep apnea
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Researchers at the University of California, San Diego, estimate that there were 1,400 traffic deaths related to OSA in the USA last year.
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CPAP for Sleep Apnea May Prevent New Hypertension - Medscape

CPAP for Sleep Apnea May Prevent New Hypertension Medscape May 23, 2012 — A pair of studies released this week confirm an association between obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and hypertension, and hint that adherent continuous positive airway pressure...
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Truck Driver Faces 7 Years for Moscow Crash That Killed 18 - RIA Novosti

Truck Driver Faces 7 Years for Moscow Crash That Killed 18 - RIA Novosti | Sleep apnea and driving | Scoop.it
Gulf Times Truck Driver Faces 7 Years for Moscow Crash That Killed 18 RIA Novosti MOSCOW, July 15 (RIA Novosti) – A man whose truck slammed into a bus, killing 18 people on a Moscow highway over the weekend, has been charged with violating traffic...
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Sleep apnea treatment eases nightmares in vets with PTSD: study - Medical Xpress

Sleep apnea treatment eases nightmares in vets with PTSD: study - Medical Xpress | Sleep apnea and driving | Scoop.it
Sleep apnea treatment eases nightmares in vets with PTSD: study
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For those with both post-traumatic stress and the sleep disorder, sticking with CPAP therapy may help.
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Jaw of Huskers OC Beck broken… to correct sleep apnea - NBCSports.com

Jaw of Huskers OC Beck broken… to correct sleep apnea - NBCSports.com | Sleep apnea and driving | Scoop.it
Jaw of Huskers OC Beck broken… to correct sleep apnea NBCSports.com According to Jeremy Fowler of CBSSports.com, Nebraska offensive coordinator Tim Beck underwent surgery on his jaw recently to correct what appears to be a rather serious case of...
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Sleep apnea linked to silent strokes - CNN (blog)

Sleep apnea linked to silent strokes - CNN (blog) | Sleep apnea and driving | Scoop.it
Sleep apnea linked to silent strokes
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This week, a study was presented at the American Stroke Association's International Stroke Conference that caught my eye.
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Get Tested For Sleep Apnea From Home With Pro Player Health Alliance' Newly ... - PR Web (press release)

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Get Tested For Sleep Apnea From Home With Pro Player Health Alliance' Newly ...
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Craniofacial morphology linked to childhood sleep-disordered breathing

Children with abnormal craniofacial morphology are at increased risk for having sleep-disordered breathing, say researchers. (Craniofacial morphology linked to childhood sleep-disordered breathing: Children with abnormal craniofacial morp...
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News from The Associated Press

News from The Associated Press | Sleep apnea and driving | Scoop.it
RT @AP: .@AP poll suggests few Americans realize that obesity worsens cancer, arthritis, sleep apnea and infertility: http://t.co/80Z3jwmr -JM
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Federal study questions truck safety oversight | Capital News Service

Federal study questions truck safety oversight | Capital News Service | Sleep apnea and driving | Scoop.it
Commercial drivers, such as those who operate buses and semi-trucks, are required to undergo regular medical exams, said Walter Heinritzi, executive director of the Michigan Trucking Association and a member of the Truck ...
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VA looks to tighten sleep apnea rating schedule - Progress Index

VA looks to tighten sleep apnea rating schedule Progress Index The Department of Veterans Affairs is studying changes to disability ratings for obstructive sleep apnea, particularly the 50-percent rating being awarded when VA physicians prescribe...
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Diagnostic value of screening instruments f... [J Clin Sleep Med. 2013] - PubMed - NCBI

PubMed comprises more than 22 million citations for biomedical literature from MEDLINE, life science journals, and online books. Citations may include links to full-text content from PubMed Central and publisher web sites.
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Sleep Apnea and Sudden Cardiac Death - Huffington Post

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Sleep Apnea and Sudden Cardiac Death
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There's important news for people who suffer from obstructive sleep apnea and sleep-disordered breathing: new research has shown OSA may increase the risk of sudden cardiac death.
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Sleep Apnea information - Truckingboards

This is the official letter that OD sent out. Daylightdean and I felt everyone with this sleeping problem needed this info. Please see my notes at end.
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Sleep apnea plus dim light at night increases depression, anxiety in mice - Medical Xpress

Sleep apnea plus dim light at night increases depression, anxiety in mice - Medical Xpress | Sleep apnea and driving | Scoop.it
Sleep apnea plus dim light at night increases depression, anxiety in mice
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(Medical Xpress)—New research suggests the estimated 12 million Americans who have obstructive sleep apnea should take better care to sleep in a very dark room.
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Study finds truck drivers on Bruce Highway suffer because of inadequate rest ... - Courier Mail

Study finds truck drivers on Bruce Highway suffer because of inadequate rest ... - Courier Mail | Sleep apnea and driving | Scoop.it
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Truck driver fatigue: New regulations to reduce the problem in effect - EIN News (press release)

Truck driver fatigue: New regulations to reduce the problem in effect - EIN News (press release) | Sleep apnea and driving | Scoop.it
Truck driver fatigue: New regulations to reduce the problem in effect EIN News (press release) July 20, 2013 /24-7PressRelease/ -- During a long road trip or late at night, nearly every driver has experienced the feeling of heavy eyelids and an...
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STN EXPO Presentation on Sleep Apnea for School Bus Drivers Opens Eyes - School Transportation News

STN EXPO Presentation on Sleep Apnea for School Bus Drivers Opens Eyes - School Transportation News | Sleep apnea and driving | Scoop.it
STN EXPO Presentation on Sleep Apnea for School Bus Drivers Opens Eyes School Transportation News The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration is poised to release guidelines this fall for commercial drivers and carriers regarding sleep apnea...
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Super Bowl Champion Derek Kennard Loses 160 Pounds with Sleep Apnea ... - Broadway World

Super Bowl Champion Derek Kennard Loses 160 Pounds with Sleep Apnea ... - Broadway World | Sleep apnea and driving | Scoop.it
Super Bowl Champion Derek Kennard Loses 160 Pounds with Sleep Apnea ...
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Once a center for Troy Aikman of the Super Bowl Champion Dallas Cowboys, Derek Kennard has long struggled with his weight and lack of energy during the day.
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Bus driver gets 25 years for fatal Homestretch Ave. accident ...

Bus driver gets 25 years for fatal Homestretch Ave. accident ... | Sleep apnea and driving | Scoop.it
Jermaine Jackson broke into tears as the Magistrate sentenced him to five years each on five counts of causing death by dangerous driving. Jailed bus driver, Jermaine Jackson. However, he will only have to spend five prison ...
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Professional drivers are the worst text offenders: People who drive for their job take more risks behind the wheel

Professional drivers are the worst text offenders: People who drive for their job take more risks behind the wheel | Sleep apnea and driving | Scoop.it
Nearly a third (31 per cent) write and send texts while driving, while grooming, including applying make-up or shaving.
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DRIVERS BANNED FROM USING HAND-HELD MOBILE ...

DRIVERS BANNED FROM USING HAND-HELD MOBILE ... | Sleep apnea and driving | Scoop.it
The new rule takes the necessary steps to further address the epidemic and bans commercial truck and bus drivers from using a hand-held mobile telephone while operating their vehicles. Thankfully, the new rule comes with ...
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