Detecting Sleep Biomarkers

Detecting Sleep Biomarkers

Do they even exist? ― that would likely be the first question that pops up in people’s heads. And rightly so. Besides ubiquitous symptoms such as drowsiness and a shortened attention span, it seems as if there’s little else to go on. Indeed, the exact mechanism of...
Devices for Monitoring Sleep

Devices for Monitoring Sleep

Polysomnography, or PSG for short, is regarded as the number one when it comes to monitoring sleep for diagnostic purposes, and as such, deserves the first mention in the article covering such devices. Its ability to detect markers of various milder and more severe...
The Epworth Sleepiness Scale

The Epworth Sleepiness Scale

One of the best methods for diagnosing and identifying sleeping disorders is polysomnography. It’s a procedure that takes place over an entire night at a sleep lab, where doctors and specialists monitor a variety of processes in your body while you sleep – brain...