Tim Russert, Coronary Artery Disease, and Sleep

The news of celebrated newsman and Meet the Press moderator Tim Russert’s sudden passing last Friday took many people by surprise. He was only 58 years old; even his own father, who became the basis for Tim’s last book, has outlived him. By Monday morning, the...

Insomnia Gets another Nod

Are you an insomniac? If so, then which kind? The one who flat-out can’t ever get to sleep? Or are you the type who fall asleep okay but then has a restless night of tossing and turning as you struggle to stay in dreamland? If you’re the latter, there’s hope—maybe....

Attention Jet Setters Who Snore

Air travel just got more dangerous. A new report just came out indicating that flying strains the hearts of people with sleep apnea. Obstructive sleep apnea is the most common form of the disorder; breathing becomes halted or very shallow for short bursts of time...