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Daniel Burton, DDS, Launches Michigan Sleep Network

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Daniel Burton, DDS, a dentist in Grand Rapids, Mich, recently launched the Michigan Sleep Network to help both patients and healthcare professionals become more educated about and find effective treatments for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA).

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Narcolepsy Network to Hold NYC Fundraising Walk May 16

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On Saturday, May 16, Narcolepsy Network will hold its third annual NYC walk, DREAM BIG! 2015. Starting with a prewalk warm-up, walkers will join forces to raise awareness of narcolepsy, a serious sleep disorder that affects approximately one in every 2,000 people in the United States.

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Whole You Acquires Respire Medical

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Whole You Inc, a Mitsui Chemicals company, today announced the acquisition of oral appliance company Respire Medical, marking the third acquisition since the company’s launch in November 2014. Respire Medical’s products will be rebranded under the Whole You name.

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Nihon Kohden America, Neuralynx Partnership for Clinical EEG Research

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Nihon Kohden America Inc, which makes patient monitoring, sleep assessment, neurology, and cardiology instrumentation devices, has partnered with Neuralynx Inc, which researches micro-wire electrophysiology, to simultaneously record up to 256 channels for both clinical EEG and human single neuron research applications.

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Allergy Sufferers Losing Out on Sleep

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Nearly half of Americans (46%) report suffering from seasonal and environmental allergies, yet less than 15% utilize the remedies most recommended by experts that could bring year-round relief, finds a consumer survey by allergen barrier bedding company AllerEase.

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American Sleep Medicine Hiring Physicians

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American Sleep Medicine (ASM), one of the nation’s largest independent sleep disorder treatment companies, has embarked on a “continuum of care” strategy to better serve those with sleep difficulties. As a result, the need to contract with up to 10 new board certified sleep physicians exists nationwide.

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The Brain Prize Goes to Inventors, Developers of Revolutionary Microscopic Technique

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The Grete Lundbeck European Brain Research Foundation has announced this year’s winners of The Brain Prize, a €1m neuroscience prize. It has been awarded to four scientists, Winfried Denk and Arthur Konnerth (Germany) and Karel Svoboda and David Tank (United States), for the invention and development of two-photon microscopy, a transformative tool in brain research.

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