Posted on November 6, 2019
James Kaufman works in the Food Services department of Fort Sanders Regional. Surrounded by coffee containers in the hospital coffee shop, he remembers a time when even a good dose of caffeine couldn’t keep him alert.
Posted on February 14, 2019
Reed Thomas said that later his friend gave him a study linking untreated sleep apnea to the possibility of early death. Convinced, he underwent a sleep study and was fitted with a C-PAP device.
Posted on November 21, 2018
Life is filled with moments that are meant to take your breath away. Bedtime isn’t supposed to be one of them.
Posted on August 24, 2017
Librarian’s sleep apnea ends “happily ever after” Once upon a time there was a librarian. A very, very tired librarian. At bedtime, the clock would slowly tick by the hours – one … two … three – before she could drift off to sleep. The next day, she trudged along as if she were walking […]
Posted on February 17, 2016
The Sleep Disorders Center at Fort Sanders Regional has given countless patients renewed energy to get up and live life instead of trying to sleep through it.