Sleep Disorder News
Hospital develops iPhone app to screen for postpartum depression
Women now have a new tool to screen themselves for postpartum depression and it fits in the palm of their hand. Researchers at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston have developed a free iPhone app for woman to use during and after pregnancy to see where they fall on the spectrum of the symptoms
Beyond the scale: What to eat for a better sleep
As part of a new series that looks at how to stay healthy beyond just measuring weight, Dr. Jennifer Ashton discusses how important sleep is for your body and what to eat for optimal sleep.
Insomniac Theater: 'American Made' and 'Flatliners'
Well nothing since Friday like insomnia theater and some fun movies. Let's start out quit American made its loosely based on the true story of Gary Steele Tom Cruise. They did TWA pilot who turned into a drug smuggler or Colombian drug cartel. That isn't so he's busted and then volunteers to become
Lady Gaga's tour-busting fibromyalgia diagnosis: What you need to know
“‘Til it happens to you, you don’t know how it feels, how it feels.” -- Lady Gaga The lyrics from her 2015 song may now have new meaning for superstar singer Lady Gaga, who has postponed a portion of her world tour because of a worsening case of fibromyalgia , a chronic pain condition she says she
What parents should know about sleep apnea in children
Medical experts are warning parents that if you hear your young son or daughter snoring, it could potentially be a sign that the child is suffering from sleep apnea . "It should raise a flag," Dr. Sydney Butts, an ear, nose and throat doctor in New York City told ABC News of snoring in children.
What parents need to know about sleep apnea in children
A doctor discusses the potential dangers of the sleep problem for children and what symptoms should raise red flags for parents.
How to get a good night's sleep
San Francisco-based sleep coach Mar De Carlo Oscategui shares reasons why you may not be sleeping through the night and reveals three steps to take to regain your sleep.
NFL star Ryan Jensen says a sleep apnea diagnosis 'saved my career'
The football star opens up about how before his diagnosis, he would spend nine hours in bed but get only 90 minutes of sleep.
NFL star Ryan Jensen says sleep apnea diagnosis 'saved my career'
Football star Ryan Jensen said that a sleep apnea diagnosis "saved my career," after he could not understand why he was losing his strength and never feeling rested even after being in bed for over 8 hours a night. The Baltimore Ravens offensive lineman told ABC News that three years ago his
Alanis Morissette says she's been suffering from postpartum depression for 14 months
The singer opened up about her struggle in a new interview, and Dr. Jennifer Ashton discusses what women should know about postpartum depression live on "GMA."