Vasopressin: Water management and the biological clock

On May 31, 2017, Posted by , In Buzz, By ,,,, , With No Comments

Water is the molecule of life; without it, none of us would be here. However, despite its importance, how the body manages water still holds some secrets. Innovative research in Canada generates new insight. Vasopressin helps us to manage our body’s water, but it is more complicated than we thought….

Home sleep testing as good as lab testing for informing management of obstructive sleep apnea

On January 24, 2017, Posted by , In Buzz, By ,,,,,,, , With No Comments

Outcomes for patients with suspected obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) were not inferior when managed with data from limited-channel sleep testing versus full laboratory-based polysomnography (PSG). The findings, published in Annals of Internal Medicine, suggest that data for informing OSA patient management can be obtained at home. Demand…