News related to Ambien (Zolpidem) and/or conditions it is approved for
FDA: Lower Ambien's Dose to Prevent Drowsy Driving
Source: MedicineNet zolpidem Specialty [2013.05.16]
Title: FDA: Lower Ambien's Dose to Prevent Drowsy Driving
Category: Health News
Created: 5/15/2013 12:36:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 5/16/2013 12:00:00 AM
ER Visits Tied to Ambien on the Rise
Source: MedicineNet zolpidem Specialty [2013.05.01]
Title: ER Visits Tied to Ambien on the Rise
Category: Health News
Created: 5/1/2013 10:35:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 5/1/2013 12:00:00 AM
High Levels Of OR Noise Can Impair Surgical Team Communication, Have A Disruptive Effect On A Surgeon's Auditory Processing Abilities
Source: Hearing / Deafness News From Medical News Today [2013.05.14]
Ambient background noise - whether it is the sound of loud surgical equipment, talkative team members, or music - is a patient and surgical safety factor that can affect auditory processing among surgeons and the members of their team in the operating room (OR), according to a new study that appears in the May issue of the Journal of the American College of Surgeons...
Binge Drinking Associated With Insomnia Symptoms In Older Adults
Source: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs News From Medical News Today [2013.06.12]
A new study suggests that frequent binge drinking is associated with insomnia symptoms in older adults. Results show that overall, 26.2 percent of participants had two or less binge drinking days per week, on average, and 3.1 percent had more than two days per week, on average...
COPD Linked to Insomnia, Hospital Stays
Source: MedPage Today Allergy & Immunology [2013.06.03]
BALTIMORE (MedPage Today) -- Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease was associated with increased risks of insomnia symptoms and hospitalizations, researchers reported here.
Insomnia May Cause Dysfunction In Emotional Brain Circuitry
Source: Depression News From Medical News Today [2013.05.26]
A new study provides neurobiological evidence for dysfunction in the neural circuitry underlying emotion regulation in people with insomnia, which may have implications for the risk relationship between insomnia and depression...
Relationship Between Sleep Duration And Suicidal Thoughts In People With Insomnia.
Source: Mental Health News From Medical News Today [2013.05.17]
Results of a new study show that every one-hour increase in sleep duration was associated with a 72 percent decrease in the likelihood of moderate or high suicide risk, in comparison with low risk. Data were adjusted for age, gender, race/ethnicity, education and age of onset of sleep difficulties...
Insomnia May Raise Risk of Heart Attack, Stroke
Source: MedicineNet Hyperthyroidism Specialty [2012.11.05]
Title: Insomnia May Raise Risk of Heart Attack, Stroke
Category: Health News
Created: 11/4/2012 8:35:00 PM
Last Editorial Review: 11/5/2012 12:00:00 AM
Insomnia Pictures Slideshow: 10 Tips to Avoid Insomnia
Source: MedicineNet Sleep Aids And Stimulants Specialty [2012.08.22]
Title: Insomnia Pictures Slideshow: 10 Tips to Avoid Insomnia
Created: 12/10/2008 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/22/2012 12:00:00 AM
10 Tips to Avoid Insomnia and Get a Good Night's Sleep
Source: MedicineNet Sleep Aids And Stimulants Specialty [2012.08.07]
Title: 10 Tips to Avoid Insomnia and Get a Good Night's Sleep
Category: Doctor's Views
Created: 6/14/2005 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 8/7/2012 12:00:00 AM
Source: MedicineNet Rabies Specialty [2012.03.06]
Category: Symptoms and Signs
Created: 7/28/2006 12:00:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 3/6/2012 12:00:00 AM
Insomnia Treatment (Sleep Aids and Stimulants)
Source: MedicineNet Post-Polio Syndrome Specialty [2012.02.07]
Title: Insomnia Treatment (Sleep Aids and Stimulants)
Category: Diseases and Conditions
Created: 9/24/1999 7:06:00 AM
Last Editorial Review: 2/7/2012 12:00:00 AM
Sleep Quality Often Affected by Trauma (CME/CE)
Source: MedPage Today Emergency Medicine [2013.06.04]
BALTIMORE (MedPage Today) -- Sleep disturbances -- nightmares or insomnia or both -- appear to be common sequelae after experiencing a traumatic event, researchers reported here.
Extremely Low Doses Of Marijuana's Psychoactive Component Protect Brain Before And After Injury
Source: Alcohol / Addiction / Illegal Drugs News From Medical News Today [2013.06.03]
Though marijuana is a well-known recreational drug, extensive scientific research has been conducted on the therapeutic properties of marijuana in the last decade. Medical cannabis is often used by sufferers of chronic ailments, including cancer and post-traumatic stress disorder, to combat pain, insomnia, lack of appetite, and other symptoms. Now Prof...