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Late Bedtimes For Teens Linked To Poor Academic Performance, Emotional Problems

By | Tue, 11/12/2013 - 11:15

While teens may be going to sleep later these days, those who do are more likely to perform worse academically and to have emotional problems later in life, according to a new study.

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ACP To Sleep Apnea Patients: Lose Weight

By | Tue, 09/24/2013 - 11:29

Weight loss has been recommended by the ACP as the most effective treatment for sleep apnea.

Sleep Apnea Linked To Ageing

How Sleep Apnea Impacts Attractiveness: More Sleep Makes You Look Better

By | Fri, 09/13/2013 - 16:01

University of Michigan researchers find that sleep apnea affects youthfulness and attractiveness.

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Sleep Apnea May Predict Skin Cancer Risk: Could Sleepless Nights Be Harmful To Your Skin?

By | Tue, 09/10/2013 - 13:54

The severity of sleep apnea could independently predict the risk of malignant melanoma, a type of skin cancer.


Sleep Apnea May Stop Your Heart

By | Tue, 06/11/2013 - 15:30

A Mayo Clinic study finds higher risk of sudden cardiac arrest in those with sleep apnea.

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FDA Approves Breathe Technologies' Lighter Sleep Apnea CPAP Device [VIDEO]

By | Thu, 05/30/2013 - 17:29

The smallest device of its kind, at one pound, has been approved for marketing by the FDA.

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Sleep Apnea And Alzheimer's Disease Connected, Study Finds

By | Sun, 05/19/2013 - 14:19

An examination of sleep-disordered breathing and biomarkers of Alzheimer's disease shows that the two may be related, especially among lean people.

Asthmatics Could Be at Higher Risk for Sleep Apnea, Study Finds

Asthmatics At Higher Risk For Sleep Apnea, Study Finds

By | Sun, 05/19/2013 - 14:09

People who suffer from asthma are more likely to develop sleep apnea later in life.

Rise In Sleep Apnea Cases Could Be Caused By Rise in Obesity

Obesity Epidemic Could Cause Rise In Sleep Apnea Cases

By | Sun, 05/12/2013 - 15:33

Researchers believe that the growth of sleep apnea cases over the past two decades are in line with the growth of obesity.

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Sleep Apnea in Children: Effects May Include ADHD, Learning Problems

By | Fri, 03/29/2013 - 19:38

Obstructive sleep apnea in children may lead to ADHD, along with other learning and behavioral problems.

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Snoring May Be as Bad as Smoking for Your Heart

By | Thu, 01/24/2013 - 14:11

Snoring is generally considered little more than a bedroom annoyance.

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Sleep Apnea May Help Heart Attack Patients Repair, Construct New Blood Vessels

By | Fri, 01/04/2013 - 14:26

Sleep apnea may boost the number and ability of rare cells that can repair and build new blood vessels.

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Sleep Apnea May Cause More Brain Damage in Women

By | Tue, 12/04/2012 - 13:16

Women suffering from sleep apnea have more severe brain damage than men with the disorder.

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Newborns of Mothers With Obstructive Sleep Apnea at Higher Risk for Breathing Problems

By | Fri, 09/21/2012 - 16:26

Pregnant women who are obese and don't get enough sleep at night have a higher risk of developing health complications for themselves and their babies in the future, a new study says.