Sleep Apnea

Study: Sleep Apnea Treatment Improves Golf Performance

Golfers are always looking for a way to improve their game — but this one also has some serious health benefits.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/13/2013

Research Finds Appealing To Vanity Gets Patients To Comply With Treatment

Lead researcher, Dr. Ronald Chervin says after treatment, patients looked more alert, more youthful and more attractive.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/16/2013

These images show a patient before and after CPAP treatment for sleep apnea. In the study, independent raters who didn't know which was which were able to tell the difference two-thirds of the time. Photo: University of Michigan

Michigan Tech, UM Study Finds Sleep Apnea Treatment Helps Your Looks

Getting treatment for a common sleep problem may do more than help you sleep better — it may help you look better too, according to a new research study published in the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine. Researchers from Michigan Technological University and the University of Michigan Health System conducted the study.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/16/2013

WSU Campus

New Surgical Tool May Help Sleep Apnea Sufferers, Wayne State Researcher Finds

A Wayne State University researcher’s innovative use of a new tool may make surgery a more viable option for sufferers of obstructive sleep apnea/hypopnea syndrome (OSAHS).

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/27/2013


Sleep Apnea Cases Spike Over Past 20 Years

America’s growing waistline may be feeding an epidemic of sleep apnea, according to a new study.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/10/2013


Henry Ford Hospital Warns: ‘Don’t Ignore The Snore’

“Our study adds to the growing body of evidence suggesting that isolated snoring may not be as benign as first suspected,” the doctor said.

CBS Detroit–01/25/2013

Wayne State School of Medicine

WSU Researchers Find Link Between Mental Health, Chronic Disease In Iraq War Refugees

Wayne State University School of Medicine researchers may have discovered why people exposed to war are at increased risk to develop chronic problems like heart disease years later. And the culprit that links the two is surprising.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/14/2012

Photo Illustration By Michigan Technological University

Michigan Tech To Study Sleep Apnea

In a new collaboration, researchers from Michigan Techological University’ and Portage Health are working together to study sleep disorders, focusing on sleep apnea.

WWJ Newsradio 950–10/02/2012


Participants Sought For Sleep Apnea Study

Have trouble sleeping? You may be interested in a new study being conducted by Henry Ford Health System.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/25/2012


DMC Seeks Sleep Apnea Patients For Trial

Are you someone who’s been diagnosed with sleep apnea and conventional therapies just aren’t working?

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/14/2011