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The HCPLive insomnia page is a comprehensive resource for clinical news and insights on sleeplessness. This page consists of interviews, articles, podcasts, and videos on the research, treatment and development of therapies for insomnia, and more.
November 25, 2022
Investigators aimed to characterize and evaluate the prevalence of sleep symptoms in patients with long COVID syndrome.
Factors including trust of information, fear, and resilience were related to insomnia and suicidal thoughts in healthcare workers, general population and outpatients.
November 23, 2022
A cohort study aimed to examine the risk of overdose when treating patients with benzodiazepines compared with alternative therapies for sleep disorders, specifically in young people.
Dr Wendy Wright and Debra Davis review treatment options for sleep disorders, including benzodiazepines, z-drugs, and dual orexin receptor antagonists (DORAs) and their treatment selection criteria.
Advanced nurse practitioners talk about the importance of early diagnosis of insomnia and other sleep disorders.
November 21, 2022
The burden of sleep disorders is high among the transgender or gender-nonconforming population and this study evaluated the role of gender-affirming therapy on that relationship.
November 17, 2022
A study published in Diabetologia discovered that individuals who are exposed to high light pollution while they sleep show a greater risk of developing type 2 diabetes.
Advanced practice practitioners share tools they use in their clinics to diagnose sleep disorders.
Wendy L. Wright, DNP, ANP-BC, FNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN, FNAP, and Debra Davis, CRN, discuss the relationship between sleep disorders and other health conditions, such as cardiovascular, respiratory, and psychiatric diseases.
November 15, 2022
Sleep Medicine Expert Daniel Gottlieb, MD, MPH, details a response to the USPSTF screening recommendations for obstructive sleep apnea in a primary care setting.
High Relapse Rate After Discontinuing Antiviral Therapy for HBV Patients With Cirrhosis
Insomnia, Hypersomnia Identified as Symptoms of Long COVID Syndrome
Study Evaluates Insomnia and Suicidality Among Healthcare Workers During COVID-19 Pandemic