Daylight saving time is coming to an end on Nov. 7, when most of the country will “fall back” to standard time by setting our clocks back one hour. If the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) had its way, we would never change our clocks...
28-Oct-2021 11:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites
CDC awards grant to American Academy of Sleep Medicine for obstructive sleep apnea awareness project
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has awarded a grant to the American Academy of Sleep Medicine for a new awareness program focused on improving recognition of obstructive sleep apnea, a chronic disease that involves the repeated...
27-Sep-2021 10:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites
A new video developed by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine offers tips to help sleep-deprived teenagers get healthy sleep on a regular basis.
15-Sep-2021 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
As many students return to classrooms for the first time in more than a year, the American Academy of Sleep Medicine encourages students, families, and teachers to recognize that sleep is essential for health and learning. To highlight the...
7-Sep-2021 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
Guiding principles for work shift duration published by American Academy of Sleep Medicine and Sleep Research Society
Key factors for determining shift length will help manage fatigue-related risks while meeting operational demands
14-Jul-2021 4:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites
The American Academy of Sleep Medicine and the Society of Behavioral Sleep Medicine are working to raise awareness of one of the most common sleep problems with Insomnia Awareness Night on June 22, 2021.
21-Jun-2021 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites
New research from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM), shows nearly 70% of Americans who sleep with a bed partner report that their partner snores while sleeping. Since snoring can be an indicator of sleep apnea, the AASM is asking...
8-Jun-2021 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
According to a recent survey by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM), Americans are losing sleep due to the pandemic but not pursuing help at a sleep center. That is why the AASM is educating the public about how visiting a sleep center is...
17-May-2021 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites
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Patient Safety Week: Sleep Experts Available for Interviews to Discuss Sleep Center Safety, and Why Sleep is Essential to Health
10-Mar-2021 12:30 PM EST
If the month of March has you dreading the night when we “spring forward” to daylight saving time, you’re not alone. More than half of Americans say they’re tired after the time change, and 63% of Americans say that they support the...
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According to a recent survey from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, 85% of U.S. adults do not get the recommended seven hours or more of sleep every night. With the new year comes the opportunity for Americans to reset habits to include making...
21-Dec-2020 9:35 AM EST