Medical News Today: Sleep apnea: Daytime sleepiness might help predict cardiovascular risk

A recent study categorizing people with obstructive sleep apnea based on their differing symptoms found a strong link between excessive daytime sleepiness and cardiovascular disease. OSA increases hypertension risk. Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) causes sporadic airflow blockages during sleep. All of the different types of sleep apnea, OSA is the most common. Symptoms include snoring,…

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Medical News Today: Blueberries may lower cardiovascular risk by up to 20 percent

The phytochemicals that give blueberries their blue color can significantly improve cardiovascular health, finds a new two-part study. The positive effect that blueberries can have on blood pressure is comparable to that of hypertension drugs. Dubbed «the silent killer» because it has no visible symptoms in its early stages, hypertension affects approximately 1 in 3…

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Check In: Hotel Review: The Viceroy Chicago

Rates From $149. Basic Built at the site of the former 1920s-era Cedar Hotel, the Viceroy Chicago has a distinctive architectural twist: it melds the reconstructed brick and terra cotta facade of the old hotel with a new 18-floor pleated glass high-rise tower. The reimagined hotel, operated by the Viceroy Hotel Group and the company’s…

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Medical News Today: What to know about panic attacks at night

A panic attack is a sudden, intense onset of distress or fear. These feelings heighten for around 10 minutes until starting to fade. Panic attacks can occur at any time of the day or night. People may experience a panic attack without warning. Others may have frequent, unexpected attacks. Those who have frequent panic attacks…

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ELLE Editorial: Life in the Fast Lane

Dress with turtleneck, $9,500, sunglasses, $1,085, all, Gucci. Earrings, necklace, all, De Beers. SEBASTIAN MADER Dress, hat, $550, both, Celine by Hedi Slimane. Hoop earring, Messika Paris, $11,600 (for pair). SEBASTIAN MADER Coat, Yves Salomon, $15,370. Turtleneck, Loro Piana, $975. Earring, necklace, bracelet, rings, $1,850–$9,700 each,all,Bulgari. Handbag, Bottega Veneta,$2,650. SEBASTIAN MADER Pump, Jimmy Choo, $795.…

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Veronica Webb Remembers Karl Lagerfeld’s Genius, Generosity, and Legacy

Just days after the news of Karl Lagerfeld’s passing Veronica Webb, model, actress, and the first African-American woman to land a major cosmetics contract, reflects on meeting the legendary designer at the beginning of her career. Here she tells ELLE.com about traveling around the world with Lagerfeld and the generosity and creative brilliance that set…

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