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Sleep Apnea Links

American Academy of Sleep Medicine
The American Academy of Sleep Medicine is a professional membership organization dedicated to the advancement of sleep medicine and related research.

Identifies sleep disorder centers by state.

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American Board of Sleep Medicine
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The American Sleep Apnea Association
The ASAA is an organization dedicated to reducing injury, disability, and death from sleep apnea and to enhancing the well being of those affected by this common disorder

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American Society of Anesthesiologists
Undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea presents potential complications during surgery because anesthesia and other pain medications can affect your lung disease. This site has a list of questions to ask your anesthesiologist prior your procedure.

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Clinical Trials
There are clinical trials for sleep disorders. Clinical Trials is an internet site that provides regularly updated information about federally and privately supported clinical research. The site gives you information about the purpose of the trial, who may participate, locations, and phone numbers for more details.

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The National Center on Sleep Disorders and Research
The National Center on Sleep Disorders Research (NCSDR) was established to combat a serious public health concern. About 70 million Americans suffer from sleep problems; among them, nearly 60 percent have a chronic disorder. The NCSDR provides information about sleep disorders and sleep research.

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National Heart Lung and Blood Institute
This government web site contains information about sleep disorders such as, sleep apnea, restless leg syndrome, narcolepsy, insomnia, and sleepiness.

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National Institute for Neurological Disorders and Strokes (NINDS)
As part of the National Institutes of Health, the NINDS present an informative overview of Narcolepsy.

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National Sleep Foundation
The National Sleep Foundation is an independent nonprofit organization dedicated to improving public health and safety the education of sleep and sleep disorders, and by supporting education, sleep-related research, and advocacy.

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Narcolepsy Network
Members are people who have narcolepsy or related sleep disorders, their families and friends, and professionals. Presents information about treatment, research, and public education regarding narcolepsy

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Restless Leg Foundation
The Restless Legs Syndrome Foundation is a nonprofit agency that is dedicated to improving the lives of people who live with Restless Legs Syndrome (RLS). The site has a list of providers who specialize in RSL.

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