Chronic Disease

The Sleep Apnea Newsletter Jerry Halberstadt Mon, 09/24/2007 - 18:21

The independent online newsletter for people with apnea and their families, by a person living with apnea.

Foul Weather: a locked building mystery

Submitted byAnonymous onThu, 10/29/2009 - 22:48
Featuring Inspector Boss Van Aken and His Canaan Dog Nerek

It is a dark and stormy night. After weeks of foul weather marked by unrelenting rain, Riverby is inundated by a fierce thunderstorm and torrential rain, a true nor'easter. The town center is flooded. Riverside Manor, an apartment building for the elderly, is surrounded by flood waters that keep even emergency personnel from approaching.

Better, less-costly national health by fixing chronic disease Jerry Halberstadt Thu, 06/18/2009 - 23:36

The misdirected debate on reforming health care gets bogged down on how much it will cost but overlooks the big picture. We should focus on the big pieces that waste the most--chronic diseases. This is where health reform can improve lives and save big money. Here's how.

The person in the CPAP mask Jerry Halberstadt Thu, 06/18/2009 - 16:06

Do you feel like the "man in the iron mask," a prisoner of your CPAP mask? Many people living with sleep apnea, regardless of the success of their treatment, wish they could be rid of the mask.