Sleep Apnea

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Health: New Sleep Apnea Treatment

There’s a new option for the 18 million Americans who suffer with obstructive sleep apnea which can cause a variety of health problems including an increased risk of heart disease and weight gain.

12/02/2014

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Sleep-Related Health Issues

The average American gets 6.9 hours of sleep each night. Experts in the field of sleep recommend seven to nine.

12/04/2013

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Study: Treating Sleep Apnea May Result In Better Looks

The study rated 20 middle-aged Americans on their looks before and after a treatment called continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP), which keeps the airway open by providing air through a mask.

09/17/2013

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Allergy Sufferers May Be Losing Sleep

Allergy season is here and for those of you who suffer from allergies, you probably think you know all of the symptoms. Well you might be missing one.

09/12/2013

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Sleep Could Prevent Heart Disease

Researchers have found that sufficient sleep is linked to more than a 20% reduction in cardiovascular disease and almost a 50% reduction in fatal cardiovascular disease.

07/11/2013

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Could Your Doctor’s Weight Be Affecting Yours?

Big surprise, if your doctor could stand to lose a few pounds chances are he won’t tell you to.

02/11/2012

A good night's sleep is a key to helping ICU patients stave off delirium, doctors say. (file photo)

Report: Sleep Apnea Linked With Silent Strokes

A report released at the International Stroke Conference links sleep apnea with an increased risk of silent stroke and small legions in the brain.

02/01/2012

Sleep Apnea

Health Watch: At-Home Sleep Apnea Test

There is a new and easy way to diagnose sleep apnea at home. It’s a problem for millions of people and can be difficult to diagnose, until now.

12/03/2010

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