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Brief Cognitive Behavioral Treatment for Insomnia Cuts Costs

With as few as three cognitive therapy treatments, patients can see significant improvement in sleep and reduced medical costs. This study shows how addressing sleep disorders can reduce health-care costs and improve patient outcomes for overall wellness. This research is the first to outline how brief treatments with cognitive behavioral therapy for insomnia (CBTI) can decrease health care utilization (HCU) costs. The study results appeared in the Journal of Clinical

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Sleep Apnea & Drug-Resistant Hypertension

Response rates to drugs for hypertension are at best 50-50. The reasons are vast including non-compliance, obesity, kidney disease and sleep apnea, A meta-analysis conducted by an international team of sleep and respiratory researchers suggests that untreated sleep apnea may be a major factor in why medications appear to be less effective in reducing high blood pressure in some people. Published in J. Hypertension, Vol. 32, No. 12. Further, the

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Brief Cognitive Behavioral Treatment for Insomnia Cuts Costs

With as few as three cognitive therapy treatments, patients can see significant improvement in sleep and reduced medical costs. This study shows how addressing sleep disorders can reduce health-care costs and improve patient outcomes for overall wellness. This research is the first to outline how brief treatments with cognitive behavioral

Sleep Apnea & Drug-Resistant Hypertension

Response rates to drugs for hypertension are at best 50-50. The reasons are vast including non-compliance, obesity, kidney disease and sleep apnea, A meta-analysis conducted by an international team of sleep and respiratory researchers suggests that untreated sleep apnea may be a major factor in why medications appear to be