sleep apnea

  • Can Taping Your Mouth Shut at Night Improve Your Sleep?

    Can Taping Your Mouth Shut at Night Improve Your Sleep?

    One of the latest health trends on TikTok and other social media is mouth taping, which is exactly what it sounds like. By keeping your mouth shut at night, proponents claim, you can snore less, sleep better, and even have a fresher breath. But what does science behind mouth taping actually say? Sleep apnea happens…


  • Withings Wins FDA Clearance for Smartwatch That Can Detect Respiratory Issues

    Withings Wins FDA Clearance for Smartwatch That Can Detect Respiratory Issues

    Back at CES 2020, Withings threw down the gauntlet with the ScanWatch, a sleek smartwatch it claimed could take electrocardiograms and monitor for respiratory disorders during sleep. It was incredibly ambitious, but since then, we’ve heard nothing but crickets. Now, after nearly two years, the Food and Drug Administration has finally granted the ScanWatch clearance for…


  • The Deadly Reality Of Living With Sleep Apnea

    “You need to get out,” she said. I could tell she was serious. I always had a bit of a snoring problem, but in the five years we had been married, my wife had come to a breaking point. It was just too much. Not only was I snoring loudly enough to keep her awake,…