The Ig Nobels 2017 – A Didgeridoo for You, Too

Sleep ApnoeaWho’d of thunk it? Researchers have been awarded the Ig Nobel Peace Prize (Switzerland, Canada, The Netherlands, USA) for results that are the first to show that training of the upper airways significantly improves sleep related outcome. The aim was to determine if this training could reduce daytime sleepiness in those with sleep-apnoea and snoring related difficulties and was accomplished by playing a didgeridoo for at least twenty minutes on at least five days per week.

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