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Heavy snoring doubles arthritis risk


June 28th, 2012 - 6:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 28 (IANS) Snoring heavily almost doubles the risk of developing rheumatoid arthritis, a study shows. Researchers in Taiwan found patients diagnosed with the snoring-related condition sleep apnoea were ... Read more...

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Snoring could spell serious trouble for us


April 1st, 2012 - 11:14 am ICT by IANS
London, April 1 (IANS) Snorers are three times more likely to suffer a potentially fatal blood clot, a new study has found.Patients diagnosed with the snoring-related condition -- sleep apnoea ... Read more...

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Japanese Sumo wrestler returns for ‘Ring Ka King’


February 6th, 2012 - 9:24 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 6 (IANS) After a brief stint on "Bigg Boss 5", Japanese Sumo wrestler Yamamotoyama is returning to India to participate in the ongoing "Ring Ka King" ... Read more...

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Snoring dormouse becomes a YouTube sensation


November 22nd, 2011 - 7:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Nov 22 (IANS) A hibernating dormouse has become an internet hit after his comical snoring was caught on film, according to a media report Tuesday.The slumbering rodent was discovered ... Read more...

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Drinking neat Vodka kills 17-year-old


March 17th, 2011 - 2:00 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 17 (IANS) A 17-year-old Briton died after he drank two pints of neat Vodka as part of a drinking game.The Sun said that Louis Buxton, a promising footballer, ... Read more...

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‘7-year itch’ cut to just 3 due to stress of modern life


March 8th, 2011 - 4:23 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 8 (ANI): Forget the 'seven-year-itch', the breaking point for most couples comes after three years, says a new research.The pressures of modern life means more than ever partners take each ... Read more...

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Men ‘more likely to suffer from sleepless nights due to snoring partners’


March 5th, 2011 - 2:32 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 05 (ANI): Men are far more likely to complain that their sleep is disturbed by their partner's snoring than women, according to a new research.The study of 14,000 couples found ... Read more...

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Surgery for obstructive sleep apnea reduces drowsiness during daytime


January 28th, 2011 - 5:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 28 (ANI): A new study from Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit has found that patients with obstructive sleep apnea who undergo surgery to improve their breathing get a better night's ... Read more...

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Li Na beat Wozniacki despite not getting ‘good night’s sleep’ due to hubby’s snoring!


January 27th, 2011 - 6:23 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 27(ANI): World No.9 Li Na has said that her shock win over World No.1 Caroline Wozniacki in the Australian Open semi-finals came despite not getting much sleep last night.After an ... Read more...

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Workplace noise-related hearing loss may affect quality of sleep


January 26th, 2011 - 2:07 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 26 (ANI): A new study has revealed that continued exposure to loud workplace noise may affect the quality of sleep in workers with occupational-related hearing loss.Ben-Gurion University of the Negev ... Read more...

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Burton not ready to undergo nose op despite snoring complaints!


December 29th, 2010 - 5:46 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 29 (ANI): Helena Bonham Carter has revealed that her partner Tim Burton is refusing to undergo a surgery to fix a deviated septum to prevent him from snoring and keeping ... Read more...

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Loud snoring, insomnia symptoms linked to metabolic syndrome


December 2nd, 2010 - 1:37 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): A new study found that loud snoring and two common insomnia symptoms - difficulty falling asleep and unrefreshing sleep - each significantly predicted the development of the metabolic ... Read more...

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Snoring, body odour among reasons Singaporeans cite for getting a divorce


October 29th, 2010 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Oct 29 (ANI): Loud snoring, language barrier, body odour and reluctance to have sex are some of the reasons why Singaporean couples ask for a divorce, says expert.Malini, a divorce ... Read more...

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Throat implant may help cure snoring


March 24th, 2010 - 6:22 am ICT by IANS
London, March 24 (IANS) Scientists from John Hopkins University have developed a throat implant that could stop snorers from having a restless night and give their partners some good night's sleep. The device ... Read more...

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Chinese student confesses to killing snoring roommate


March 2nd, 2010 - 8:35 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, March 2 (DPA) A Chinese student has appeared in court for allegedly knifing to death another student over his snoring, news reports said Tuesday. Guo Liwei, 23, confessed to the court Monday ... Read more...

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Heavy snorers ‘50pc more likely to develop diabetes’


December 5th, 2009 - 12:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 5 (ANI): Heavy snorers face an increased risk of developing diabetes, say scientists.According to researchers, frequent snorers are up to 50 per cent more likely to develop diabetes than those ... Read more...

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Snoring may help diagnose sleep disorder


October 12th, 2009 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
London, October 12 (ANI): Researchers have developed a computer programme, which can analyse the snoring pattern of people to help diagnose a specific sleep disorder.Doctors at University of Queensland and the Princess ... Read more...

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Sound recordings can help detect obstructive sleep apnoea


September 11th, 2009 - 3:20 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Sept 11 (ANI): Australian scientists have come up with a non-invasive screening tool for detecting obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA).Snoring is a very early symptom of sleep apnoea, however, monitoring the changes ... Read more...

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Beyonce’s sister snoring when quake hit Japan


August 12th, 2009 - 1:28 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 12 (IANS) Beyonce Knowles' sister Solange was snoring away when Japan was rocked by an earthquake. The star siblings had finished promoting Samantha Thavasa & Disney new handbag ... Read more...

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Snoring pregnant women at risk of diabetes


June 11th, 2009 - 12:47 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 11 (IANS) If you are pregnant and your husband complains about your repeated snoring, you may have bigger problems than a groggy, sleep-deprived partner. A new study by Northwestern University has ... Read more...

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Habitual snoring may be behind womens daytime fatigue


November 12th, 2008 - 4:44 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 12 (ANI): A new study by researchers from Sweden has revealed that in women, habitual snoring may be an independent cause of excessive daytime sleepiness and daytimefatigue, regardless of ... Read more...

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The 1930s guide to being the perfect husband


May 16th, 2008 - 1:49 pm ICT by admin
London, May 16 (ANI): Does your husband leave his razor lying around the bathroom? Or, for that matter, is he critical of the way you drive? Well, in that case, you ... Read more...

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Nasal surgery helps ease sleep apnea


April 22nd, 2008 - 12:49 pm ICT by admin
Washington, April 22 (IANS) Partial or complete blockage of nasal passage causes snoring, fragmented sleep and daytime fatigue. Those who went in for surgery to clear such obstructions not only experienced relief ... Read more...

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Loud snoring linked to stroke and heart disease risk


March 2nd, 2008 - 1:32 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar 2 (ANI): If youre a loud snorer, then the chances of you suffering from strokes and heart diseases are higher than people who do not snore, say Hungarian scientists.In a ... Read more...

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Drunken Gazza slept in a lift


March 1st, 2008 - 5:10 pm ICT by admin
London, Mar 1 (ANI): Former England football star Paul Gascoigne, who is popularly known as Gazza, drank so much that he once fell asleep in a hotel lift standing up.The 40-year-old ... Read more...

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Childhood SDB disproportionately affects obese, African-American kids


December 2nd, 2007 - 4:29 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Dec 2 (ANI): A new study has revealed that sleep-disordered breathing (SDB), which can include various sleep behaviours ranging in severity from snoring to obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), disproportionately affects kids ... Read more...

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Heath Ledger hates it when reporters doze off!


November 19th, 2007 - 6:38 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Nov 19 (ANI): Heath Ledger does not like people dozing off in the middle of his talks, no matter how boring it might be.The Aussie heartthrob was addressing a group of ... Read more...

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Nighttime acid reflux may cause sleep impairment


November 14th, 2007 - 2:21 am ICT by admin
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Tonsillectomy linked to better sleep, behaviour in kids with breathing disorders


November 14th, 2007 - 2:18 am ICT by admin
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