As part of the sleep world Day 2015 activities, the Sleep Medicine and Research Center at King Abdulaziz University Hospital conducted a Symposium in Arabic language title “Sleep is a mirror image of your health”, this event was well attended. There were six hundred and thirty four participants of varieties of medical and non medical background. The aim was to increase awareness regarding common sleep disorders and to draw attention concerning the local availability of SLEEP CENTERS that are capable of diagnosing and treating such disorders.
This was followed by a booth at the main hospital entrance for free consultations, distributing of brochures and demonstrating the devices used to treat sleep apnea (CPAP), as well as life hook up for sleep studies.
Report from Rotana Khalijia Channel About World Sleep Day 2015: