The Valley Hospital is one of only two sites in New Jersey and the tri-state area currently using a new implantable device to treat adult patients with central sleep apnea. Central sleep apnea is a serious condition in which a person’s sleep is interrupted…
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By Sree Roy, Sleep Review Magazine
Inspire Medical, Respicardia, LivaNova, and Nyxoah share the latest data on their devices.
By Greg Sullivan
Al Harbury is no stranger to innovation. He worked for Lockheed Martin and later as an aerospace system engineer with NASA’s Ames Research Center in California, before retiring to North Carolina. But a little more than a year ago, the 87-year-old Clemmons, North Carolina man began feeling symptoms….
By: Kelly Tracer, UCHealth
LOVELAND, Colo. (April 4, 2019) – UCHealth is the first health system in the Rocky Mountain region to offer the latest, implantable treatment option for people with central sleep apnea. In a recent breakthrough procedure at UCHealth Medical Center of the Rockies in Loveland, a man became the first patient…
Cooper University Hospital has been selected to treat patients suffering with central sleep apnea with a recently approved implantable device to stimulate breathing. It is one of 24 sites in the country and the only hospital in New Jersey currently treating patients with the remedē System, developed by Respicardia Inc…
By Rae Daniel | 41 Action News, KSBH
When it comes to getting a good night’s sleep, adults should get about eight hours. But for years, Shawn Johnston was only getting about an hour and a half of sleep each night. “I was sleeping and then I woke up and I just couldn’t breathe,” Johnston said. For ten years, Johnston struggled with his central sleep apnea …