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FDA Gives Nod To Technion "Sleep Moustache"

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January 30, 2001
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American Society For Technion - Israel Institute Of Technology
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The Food and Drug Administration has approved a novel device that inexpensively and accurately screens for sleep apnea at home. Characterized by the temporary cessation of breathing during sleep, sleep apnea could affect as many as 18 million people in the United States alone, particularly men over the age of 35.

New York, New York and Haifa, Israel, January 29, 2001 -- The Food and Drug Administration has approved a novel device that inexpensively and accurately screens for sleep apnea at home. Characterized by the temporary cessation of breathing during sleep, sleep apnea could affect as many as 18 million people in the United States alone, particularly men over the age of 35.


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