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3 things small businesses must do for health care

...says Brent Brandow, owner of Parkway SleepHealth Centers, a Cary, N.C., company that diagnoses and treats sleep disorders.Owners should be prepared to explain, and perhaps defend, their decisions to not provide insurance, particularly...
Military families shoulder weight of deployment

...extended separations. All are more likely to report mental health problems ? including depression, anxiety and sleep disorders ? the longer deployments last."The goodbyes never get easier," said wife and mother Heather Menard. "It...
Dwight D. Eisenhower Army Medical Center introduces new commander

...regional referral center by broadening the scope of the hospital's specialties, which are cardiology, wound care and sleep disorders.The hospital has 3,700 employees, 41,988 eligible beneficiaries and a daily average workload of 69 consultations...
Positive test disturbs Taurasi

...Taurasi's positive test was modafinil. Modafinil is used to counter excessive sleepiness due to narcolepsy, shift work sleep disorder or sleep apnea, according to the Web site for prescription drug Provigil, which contains the substance.Neither...
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Turkish team terminates contract with Taurasi

...women's world championships.Modafinil is used to counter excessive sleepiness due to narcolepsy, shift-work sleep disorder or sleep apnea, according to drug manufacturers.On Tuesday, Geno Auriemma, the United States coach for the 2012...
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Haywire body clock could damage heart

...cardiovascular disease by 40 percent, the study notes, and sleep disorders have been associated with the development of metabolic...and obesity. "If you have shift work, if you have sleep disorders, if you're not sleeping well, yes, that in itself...
Put down the pills and work

...breath,'" said Ms. Hodges, the manager of the Sleep Disorders Center at Doctors Hospital. So she began a journey...may stay the same for a period of time. Sources: Sleep Disorders Center at Doctors Hospital, Medical College of Georgia...
Overweight children at risk of sleep abnormalities

...healthy children found 25 with sleep disorders ranging from snoring to apnea...children who tested positive for sleep disorders was cut in half, Dr. overweight children develop sleep disorders? A: Weight gain can make airways...
Washing hands, keeping routine can aid health

...driving" causes 100,000 accidents a year and 1,500 deaths, said Jane Hodges, the manager of The Center for Sleep Disorders at Doctors Hospital. It's important to get a good night's sleep before and, if you will be sleeping in a strange...
Experts say diet, sleep outperform energy drinks

...technician and manager for Doctors Hospital Center for Sleep Disorders in Augusta, said students should think twice before...Hodges, the manager of the Doctors Hospital Center for Sleep Disorders; Amy Helms, pediatric dietitian, Club Z tutoring
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