sleep apnea

  • Domobio’s QT33 Can Dramatically Improve Sleep Apnea Patients’ Quality Of Life

    Domobio’s QT33 Can Dramatically Improve Sleep Apnea Patients’ Quality Of Life

    More than 18 million Americans have sleep apnea, a condition that affects their breathing while they are asleep. Not only does sleep apnea impact their sleep quality, but it can also increase the risk of strokes, heart attacks, congestive heart failure, and hypertension. When Seungkyu Lee, a Seoul-based dentist, realized how much sleep apnea decimated the quality of life for his patients, he… Read More

  • Video: Anti-Sleep Apnea Robot Pillow

    Video: Anti-Sleep Apnea Robot Pillow

    Sleep apnea can be a big problem for people affected by the disorder, but there is help from Japan on the way. A team of researchers at Waseda University in Tokyo have developed a robot pillow that monitors the sleep of patients and helps them by touching the face or neck whenever it detects irregularities in the sleep cycle. The pillow, which is dubbed Jukusui-kun, is shaped like a teddy bear. Read More