Sleep Disorders For Dummies

Written By Max Hirshkowitz
Sleep Disorders For Dummies
  • Publsiher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release : 27 April 2011
  • ISBN : 9781118068922
  • Pages : 384 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Sleep Disorders For Dummies written by Max Hirshkowitz which was release on 27 April 2011, this book published by John Wiley & Sons. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: When the last dinner dishes have been put away and the evening news is over, most of us think about going to bed. But for the millions who suffer from a chronic sleep disorder, going to bed doesn’t necessarily mean going to sleep. And for millions more who experience occasional sleep disturbances, nighttime might not be such a picnic, either. Now there’s an easy-to-follow guide to help you get a good night’s rest. Sleep Disorders For Dummies is for anyone who has trouble sleeping—or has a loved one who suffers from a sleep disorder. Written by a sleep specialist and a medical reporter, this no-nonsense guide helps you: Prevent and manage sleep disorders Improve your sleep habits Find relief from your symptoms Ask your doctor the right questions Enhance the quality of sleep This fact-packed guide walks you through the different types of sleep disorders, includin g sleep apnea, insomnia, narcolepsy, and restless legs syndrome. You’ll discover the causes and symptoms of each disorder, the various medical conditions that can disrupt sleep, and the most common treatments. Plus, you’ll see how to use good nutrition and exercise to promote sounder sleep and avoid known sleep disrupters such as caffeine and problem foods. The authors also give you solid, reassuring advice on: Finding the right doctor to diagnose and treat your sleep disorder Managing stress and anxiety Turning your bedroom into a sleep sanctuary Choosing between the different types of sleep clinics Handling sleep disorders in children Featuring savvy tips on preventing jet lag, sleeping well if you work the night shift, and getting kids to bed without fuss, Sleep Disorders for Dummies will help you get your zzzzzzzzs!

Sleep Disorders For Dummies

Sleep Disorders For Dummies
  • Author : Max Hirshkowitz,Patricia B. Smith
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-04-27
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 9781118068922
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Summary : When the last dinner dishes have been put away and the evening news is over, most of us think about going to bed. But for the millions who suffer from a chronic sleep disorder, going to bed doesn’t necessarily mean going to sleep. And for millions more who experience ...

Sleep Disorders

Sleep Disorders
  • Author : Ashima S. Sahni,Ajay Sampat,Hrayr Attarian
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-03-23
  • Total pages : 284
  • ISBN : 9781118068922
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Summary : This book reviews and discusses the differential diagnoses for the common sleep related complaints encountered in sleep and primary care clinics. It meets the market need for a book that covers differential diagnosis in sleep medicine, and does so in a comprehensive manner. Organized into two sections by age demographic, ...

Oxford Textbook of Sleep Disorders

Oxford Textbook of Sleep Disorders
  • Author : Sudhansu Chokroverty,Luigi Ferini-Strambi
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2017-06-08
  • Total pages : 608
  • ISBN : 9781118068922
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Summary : There has been a rapid global increase in the number of individuals making sleep medicine their career, resulting in an explosive growth in the number of sleep centres and programmes, as well as an increasing number of sleep societies and journals. Part of the Oxford Textbooks in Clinical Neurology series, ...

Sleep Disorders Oxford Psychiatry Library

Sleep Disorders  Oxford Psychiatry Library
  • Author : Sue Wilson,David Nutt
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2013-09-26
  • Total pages : 110
  • ISBN : 9781118068922
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Summary : This pocketbook provides provide general psychiatrists and trainees with an updated text on the management of sleep disorders....

Sleep Disorders Medicine

Sleep Disorders Medicine
  • Author : Sudhansu Chokroverty
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-05-02
  • Total pages : 1269
  • ISBN : 9781118068922
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Summary : Since publication of the first edition in 1994, the second edition in 1999, and the third edition in 2009, many new advances in sleep medicine have been made and warrant a fourth edition. This comprehensive text features 19 additional chapters and covers basic science, technical and laboratory aspects and clinical and therapeutic advances in ...

Clinical Manual for Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders

Clinical Manual for Evaluation and Treatment of Sleep Disorders
  • Author : Martin Reite,Michael P. Weissberg,John Ruddy
  • Publisher : American Psychiatric Pub
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 377
  • ISBN : 9781118068922
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Summary : Comprehensive and conveniently portable, this work offers clinicians a concise, step-by-step method of differential diagnosis for some of the most common sleep complaints encountered in today's professional clinical practices....

A Woman s Guide to Sleep Disorders

A Woman s Guide to Sleep Disorders
  • Author : Meir Kryger
  • Publisher : McGraw Hill Professional
  • Release Date : 2004-06-22
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 9781118068922
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Summary : More than 20 million women have trouble sleeping at night. Yet sleep disorders among women are prone to misdiagnosis and therefore mistreatment. A Woman's Guide to Sleep Disorders is the first comprehensive book written about sleep disorders in women by a leading medical expert in the field. Dr. Kryger provides a ...

Sleep Disorders in Women

Sleep Disorders in Women
  • Author : Hrayr P. Attarian,Mari Viola-Saltzman
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2013-03-13
  • Total pages : 348
  • ISBN : 9781118068922
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Summary : In Sleep Disorders in Women: A Guide to Practical Management, 2nd Edition, a multidisciplinary panel of eminent researchers and practicing clinicians comprehensively updates the multifaceted aspects of sleep disorders in women at different stages of life, illuminating the unique impact that each reproductive and endocrine stage has on both normal ...

100 Questions Answers About Sleep and Sleep Disorders

100 Questions   Answers About Sleep and Sleep Disorders
  • Author : Sudhansu Chokroverty
  • Publisher : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
  • Release Date : 2007-08
  • Total pages : 188
  • ISBN : 9781118068922
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Summary : Whether you're a newly diagnosed patient with a sleep disorder, or are a friend or relative of someone suffering from a sleep disorder, this book offers help. This book gives you authoritative, practical answers to your questions. Written by an expert on the subject, with insider commentary from actual patients, ...

Behavioral Treatments for Sleep Disorders

Behavioral Treatments for Sleep Disorders
  • Author : Michael L. Perlis,Mark Aloia,Brett Kuhn
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2010-12-23
  • Total pages : 404
  • ISBN : 9781118068922
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Summary : Sleep is a major component of good mental and physical health, yet over 40 million Americans suffer from sleep disorders. Edited by three prominent clinical experts, Behavioral Treatments for Sleep Disorders is the first reference to cover all of the most common disorders (insomnia, sleep apnea, restless legs syndrome, narcolepsy, parasomnias, ...

Clinical Sleep Disorders

Clinical Sleep Disorders
  • Author : Paul R. Carney,Richard B. Berry,James D. Geyer
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2012-01-19
  • Total pages : 544
  • ISBN : 9781118068922
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Summary : This clinically focused, practical reference is a complete guide to diagnosing and treating sleep disorders. It is written by and for the wide variety of clinicians who encounter sleep disorders, including neurologists, pediatric neurologists, pulmonologists, pediatric pulmonologists, neuropsychologists, psychiatrists, and sleep laboratory technicians. Chapters follow a standardized template and include ...

Dental Management of Sleep Disorders

Dental Management of Sleep Disorders
  • Author : Ronald Attanasio,Dennis R. Bailey
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2013-05-06
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 9781118068922
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Summary : Dental Management of Sleep Disorders focuses on the dentist’s role in treating patients with sleep problems, chiefly sleep disordered breathing and bruxism. A practical clinical book, Dental Management of Sleep Disorders highlights the background to these problems, discusses the dentist’s role in their diagnosis and treatment, and outlines ...

Handbook of Sleep Disorders in Medical Conditions

Handbook of Sleep Disorders in Medical Conditions
  • Author : Josée Savard,Marie-Christine Ouellet
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-03-15
  • Total pages : 350
  • ISBN : 9781118068922
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Summary : Handbook of Sleep Disorders in Medical Conditions reviews the current knowledge on the nature and manifestations of sleep disorders associated with a variety of common medical conditions, including epilepsy, traumatic brain injury and dementia. It also provides clinical guidelines on how to assess and treat them with pharmacological and non-pharmacological ...

Sleep Disorders An Issue of Neurologic Clinics E Book

Sleep Disorders  An Issue of Neurologic Clinics   E Book
  • Author : Bradley Vaughn
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2012-11-15
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 9781118068922
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Summary : Sleep disorders are a widely recognized consequence of many neurological pathologies. This issue of Neurologic Clinics features the following articles: Sleep Physiology; Sleep Assessment Tools for the Neurologist; Fitting Sleep into Neurological Practice; Insomnia; Parasomnias and look-alikes; Sleep Apnea: Obstructive and central; Restless Legs syndrome; Circadian Rhythm; Pediatric Sleep Disorders; ...

The New Bible Cure for Sleep Disorders

The New Bible Cure for Sleep Disorders
  • Author : Don Colbert
  • Publisher : Charisma Media
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 111
  • ISBN : 9781118068922
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Summary : Sleep Disorders What would you give for a good night’s sleep? Do you spend too many nights tossing and turning? Do you wake up in the morning still feeling tired? Uncover God’s natural plan to refresh, rejuvenate, and restore you. In this concise, easy-to-read book you’ll discover ...