New drowsy driving position statement calls for greater public awareness, education

On November 17, 2015, Posted by , In Buzz, By ,,,,,,,, , With No Comments

American Academy of Sleep Medicine reports that drowsy driving prevention efforts can save lives. A new position statement from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine warns that drowsy driving is a serious public health concern requiring greater public awareness and increased efforts to improve preventive education. The AASM…

New position paper supports use of telemedicine by sleep specialists

On October 17, 2015, Posted by , In Buzz, By ,,,,, , With No Comments

American Academy of Sleep Medicine task force provides recommendations for telemedicine integration A new position paper published by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine supports telemedicine as a means of advancing patient health by improving access to the expertise of board-certified sleep medicine specialists. Developed by the AASM…

Baby sleep: which position is best?

On September 24, 2015, Posted by , In Buzz, By ,,, , With No Comments

Providing your baby with a safe sleeping environment is vital to your baby’s health but what exactly does that mean? What position is best for my baby? What type of bed is best for my baby? Should bumpers be placed in the crib? The list of questions goes on…