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Woman claims apnea made her sleep on job, sues Staten Island University Hospital over firing - SILive.com



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Woman claims apnea made her sleep on job, sues Staten Island University Hospital over firing 
SILive.com
Helen Whitehurst, a former EMT dispatcher at Staten Island University Hospital, suffers from sleep apnea and was wrongfully terminated for twice nodding off while on duty, according to a lawsuit filed in state Supreme Court in St. George last week ...

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Former employee sues New York hospital for firing, claiming apnea made her fall asleep on job: 9 things to know - Becker's Hospital Review



Former employee sues New York hospital for firing, claiming apnea made her fall asleep on job: 9 things to know 
Becker's Hospital Review
In the lawsuit, Ms. Whitehurst claims she has Severe Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome and was wrongfully terminated for falling asleep twice on the job, according to the report. 4. The lawsuit stems from incidents in 2014. The complaint states at that ...

 


Sleep apnea: Listening closer for the telltale signs of dental patients not sleeping well - Dentistry IQ



Dentistry IQ
 
Sleep apnea: Listening closer for the telltale signs of dental patients not sleeping well 
Dentistry IQ
Pressure modification for improving usage of continuous positive airway pressure machines in adults with obstructive sleep apnoea. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2009, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD003531. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD003531.pub3; Doff MH ...

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Synthetic Cannabis-like Drug Effective for Sleep Apnea - Medscape



Medscape
 
Synthetic Cannabis-like Drug Effective for Sleep Apnea 
Medscape
Dronabinol, a synthetic form of the cannabis compound tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), shows efficacy in the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), possibly representing a first pharmacologic approach to the tough-to-treat but potentially serious ...

 


Mucopolysaccharidosis Hunter Syndrome Market to Be at Forefront by 2025 - Digital Journal



Mucopolysaccharidosis Hunter Syndrome Market to Be at Forefront by 2025 
Digital Journal
Moreover, the vocal cords also expand, which leads to a deep, hoarse voice. An enlarged tongue (macroglossia) and narrowing of the trachea results in upper respiratory infections and sleep apnea. As the syndrome develops, patients need medical ...

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Autism, sleep apnea added to Minnesota list for medical marijuana - Minneapolis Star Tribune



Minneapolis Star Tribune
 
Autism, sleep apnea added to Minnesota list for medical marijuana 
Minneapolis Star Tribune
Minnesotans with autism and obstructive sleep apnea will be able to use medical marijuana starting next July to manage their conditions, the state Health Department announced Thursday. Health Commissioner Dr. Ed Ehlinger announced the additions ...
Medical cannabis program to add autism and obstructive sleep apnea as qualifying conditions ECM Publishers
Autism, Sleep Apnea Added As Qualifying Conditions To Medical Pot Program CBS Minnesota / WCCO
State Adds Autism, Obstructive Sleep Apnea to Medical Cannabis List KSTP.com

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Global Sleep Aids Market: Segment Snapshot and Table of Content (2014-2020) - MilTech



MilTech
 
Global Sleep Aids Market: Segment Snapshot and Table of Content (2014-2020) 
MilTech
The global sleep aids market is segmented on the basis of sleep disorder into insomnia, sleep apnea, restless legs syndrome, narcolepsy, and sleep walking, based on product into mattresses and pillows, sleep laboratories, medications, and sleep apnea ...

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Minnesota Adds Qualifying Conditions to Medical Marijuana Program - The Daily Chronic



The Daily Chronic
 
Minnesota Adds Qualifying Conditions to Medical Marijuana Program 
The Daily Chronic
Throughout June and July, Minnesotans were invited to submit petitions to add qualifying conditions. The process included public comments, a citizens' review panel and a set of research summaries for each condition prepared by Minnesota Department of ...

 


Health briefs: Small-group training classes offered in New Richmond; Lifeguards, swim instructors needed at Hudson ... - River Falls Journal



Health briefs: Small-group training classes offered in New Richmond; Lifeguards, swim instructors needed at Hudson ... 
River Falls Journal
Minnesota Commissioner of Health Dr. Ed Ehlinger announced Nov. 30 the decision to add autism spectrum disorders and obstructive sleep apnea as new qualifying conditions for the state's medical cannabis program. "Any policy decisions about cannabis are ...

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Two more conditions eligible for medical marijuana - SW News Media



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Two more conditions eligible for medical marijuana 
SW News Media
A total of 10 conditions were considered this year, including anxiety disorders, autism, cortico-basal degeneration, dementia, endogenous cannabinoid deficiency syndrome, liver disease, nausea, obstructive sleep apnea, Parkinson's disease and ...
Autism & Sleep Apnea Added to Minnesota MMJ Program Ganjapreneur
Medical Marijuana Can Now Be Used To Treat Autism And Sleep Apnea International Business Times

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