At Apnimed, we are working to transform the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) based on a simple idea – people with OSA could benefit from treatment with an oral medication. We are at the clinical trial stage of developing oral medications that address the disorder’s underlying neurobiology to activate upper airway muscles and maintain an open airway during sleep.
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National Sleep Foundation Joins Forces to Raise Awareness on Obstructive Sleep Apnea
Contact: Stephanie Corkett 703-243-1753 firstname.lastname@example.org National Sleep Foundation Joins Forces to Raise Awareness on Obstructive Sleep Apnea Washington, D.C. (October 19, 2021): The National Sleep Foundation (NSF) has joined with[…]
Do I have Obstructive Sleep Apnea?
Loud snoring is only one of the signs of this serious sleep disorder. Learn the other symptoms and effects of sleep apnea and what your treatment options are. Do[…]
Not Sleeping Well? It Might Be Time to See a Healthcare Provider
Something more serious might be keeping you from the sleep you need. While a few restless nights may not be a big deal, getting consistently poor sleep can really[…]
Sleep by the Numbers
Interesting Sleep Facts and Statistics (2021) that We Can Learn From Sleep is an essential part of your body’s mental and physical wellness. However, it’s easy to forget how important[…]
Do I Have Excessive Sleepiness?
Feeling overly drowsy during the day can come from poor sleep habits—or it could signal a sleep disorder. Learn more about the symptoms and solutions for excessive sleepiness. Almost[…]
The Link Between Nutrition and Sleep
There’s a connection between nutrition and sleep. Learn how your food choices and your meal timing can make a difference.
Am I Getting Enough Sleep?
Is it bad if you only log four, five, or six hours of sleep a night? Watch out for these signs that you need more sleep. Some people claim[…]
What is REM Sleep?
You may have heard the term, but do you know what it means? Understanding the importance of REM helps explain why a solid night’s sleep is so important. Most[…]
What Are the Common Causes of Snoring?
Why do people snore? Is it okay to snore? Is there a way to stop it? Here’s what you should know about the common causes of snoring. If your[…]
Tips for Staying Alert and Preventing Drowsy Driving
Being a diligent driver starts with being aware – drowsy driving is preventable. Sleepiness can slow down your reaction time, decrease awareness, impair judgment, and increase your risk of crashing. Whenever[…]