Does Blue Cross Blue Shield Cover Sleep Apnea Treatment?

Does Blue Cross Blue Shield Cover Sleep Apnea Treatment?

Yes. BlueCross BlueShield of Nebraska (BCBSNE) like most insurers recognizes that sleep apnea is a serious medical condition. If left untreated, the cost of related health conditions related to sleep apnea is much greater than the cost of treating sleep apnea. So BCBSNE covers the diagnosis and treatment of sleep apnea. Here are more details […]
DOT Withdraws Sleep Apnea Rule

DOT Withdraws Sleep Apnea Rule

Last week, two agencies within the Department of Transportation (DOT) announced that they would no longer pursue rules about screening and treatment for truck drivers and rail engineers. The rule was , and the rule withdrawal was intended as an industry-friendly move. But it’s unclear whether the rule will really help truckers, since it leaves […]
man yawning as he struggles to wake up

Shortened Sleep Leads to Wider Waistline

A new study reveals that people who get shorter sleep tend to have a wider waistline, even though they eat just as healthy as those who get more sleep. This reminds us of the complex interaction of weight, diet, and sleep. It also remind us that isn’t just caused by obesity, it can cause obesity. […]