Sleep Centers of Middle Tennessee

Radio Show for January 13th, 2013

Posted on 9 Jan 2013 - 12:16 PM by Dr. Brian Wind

On the next Sleep Doctors, we will discuss daytime sleepiness and the new data released on sleepy driving. Also….sleep and aging. Tune in to the Sleep Doctors to hear important information about these and other sleep related topics!

On the next Sleep Doctors, we will discuss daytime sleepiness and the new data released on sleepy driving. Also….sleep and aging. Tune in to the Sleep Doctors to hear important information about these and other sleep related topics!

Sleep in the News

This week our first articles deal with sleepy driving. A huge number of people have admitted to falling asleep while driving. Have you struggled with this problem? Listen in and get our recommendations for safe driving.

New Data Released by CDC on Drowsy Driving

CDC: 1 in 24 admitted falling asleep while driving

The American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM) has a fre online presentation about drowsy driving. Watch it here: SAFE D: Sleep, Alertness, and Fatigue Education for Drivers


Do you have Excessive Daytime Sleepiness? Want to learn more?
Excessive Daytime Sleepiness: Overview and Facts


Symptoms of Excessive Daytime Sleepiness
While at our page on EDS listen to a call from Sheila whose mother has EDS.


Sleep and Aging

Sleep and Aging

Aging and Sleep


Sleep Doctors Trivia Question

Our question from last week was, How many billionaires are there in the world? ANSWER: 1226; US leads the way, with 425. Thanks to all who guessed on our facebook page.


Sleep Doctors Disorder of the Week: Periodic limb movements.

Is this the same as Restless Legs Syndrome? Can you have both? Find out more on this weeks episode.


Periodic Limb Movements


Sleep Doctors Slumber Facts
75% of people in Portugal stay up past midnight, the highest percentage of any country (thanks to Dr. Michael Breus for this one)

We are looking forward to a great show, thanks for listening and thanks for reading!