Sleep Centers of Middle Tennessee

Radio Show Blog for March 17th, 2013

Posted on 14 Mar 2013 - 11:07 AM by Dr. Brian Wind

On the next Sleep Doctors, we will discuss multiple sleep related topics, including the politics of sleep, the results of the latest National Sleep Foundation Pool, and our new Sleep Doctors “Buyer Beware” segment. Tune in this Sunday morning to hear about these and other important topics on the Sleep Doctors!

On the next Sleep Doctors, we will discuss multiple sleep related topics, including the politics of sleep, the results of the latest National Sleep Foundation Pool, and our new Sleep Doctors “Buyer Beware” segment. Tune in this Sunday morning to hear about these and other important topics on the Sleep Doctors! 

Sleep in the News

This week our topic for Sleep in the News concerns the changing dynamics of sleep studies. Or more accurately, the changing location of your sleep study, whether it is done in home or in lab.  Find out how this may affect you:

Home Tests Gain Momentum Diagnosing Sleep Disorders

Red Tape Leaves Some Patients Restless


National Sleep Foundation Poll

Every year the National Sleep Foundation conducts a sleep poll which has yielded valuable information year after year. This years poll focused on Sleep and Exercise. Click to see the full article: National Sleep Foundation Poll Finds Exercise Is Key To Good Sleep


SLEEP DOCTORS TRIVIA QUESTION

Who was the first person to present the idea of Daylight Savings Time? ANSWER: Ben Franklin, while he was a delegate in Paris in 1784.


SLEEP DOCTORS “BUYER BEWARE”:

This may help, then again…

My Snoring Solution


DEAR SLEEP DOCTORS:

Dear Sleep Doctors,
I am a faithful CPAP user for many years. I have lost weight, and now I am noticing that I am waking up in the morning feeling like my abdomen is full of air. Are these two things (my weight loss and my abdomen being full of air) related? Love your show!
Thanks, Terry

Tune in to find out if Terry’s problem is normal and what he can do to fix it.

Until next week, pleasant dreams!