Drowsy Driving in the News

Treating Sleep Apnea – A Good Idea for Truckers

According to a recent study, treating obstructive sleep apnea is beneficial to truck driver's health and their health insurance budget. Obstructive sleep apnea is a disorder in which breathing is briefly and repeatedly interrupted during sleep. The "apnea" in sleep apnea refers to a breathing pause that lasts at least ten seconds. After examining the insurance claims records of 156 truck drivers who received continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) and

By |2010-04-28T11:07:42-04:00April 28th, 2010|Drowsy Driving in the News|Comments Off on Treating Sleep Apnea – A Good Idea for Truckers

Sleepless on Pennsylvania Avenue

If you think your work schedule is demanding, try being an adviser for the president. A recent article in the Washington Post examined the hectic schedules of members of President Obama's Administration, including their bouts with sleepless nights and fatigue.

By |2009-07-13T14:49:01-04:00July 13th, 2009|Drowsy Driving in the News|Comments Off on Sleepless on Pennsylvania Avenue