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April 15, 2014Research would prevent drivers from falling asleep at the wheel
MD/PhD student Jonathan Waxman studies effects of sleep deprivation
June 20, 2012Can Cannabinoid Drug Used for Nausea in Chemotherapy Relieve Sleep Apnea?
No drug treatments exist to treat sleep apnea, a disorder that affects more than 18 million Americans. Researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago have received a $5 million three-year federal grant to find out if a cannabinoid drug can reduce sleep apnea and protect against diseases linked to the illness.