Health Effects

Sleep Apnea Treatment Improves Cognition

According to a recently-published study, sleep apnea treatment improves cognition in patients. The study looked at a small number of patients, then gave them CPAP treatment for three months before measuring their cognitive responses again.

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Sleep Apnea Treatment Controls Prediabetes

We know that sleep apnea contributes to metabolic disorders like diabetes, but we're still trying to figure out whether treating sleep apnea has a positive impact on these metabolic disorders. Now a new study shows that in as short as two weeks, sleep apnea treatment can improve glucose metabolism.

Effective Prediabetes […]

Sleep Apnea Leads to Early Onset Dementia

It's hard to say why some studies catch media attention and get broadcast widely while others do not. For years, the evidence has been mounting that sleep apnea contribute to brain damage, leading to memory problems. We even discovered an important mechanism that shows how sleep apnea can put a person at greater […]

Sleep Apnea Treatment and Surgical Recovery

Sleep apnea has a number of serious dangers for surgical patients. There are risks that when combined with anesthesia sleep apnea could cause patients to experience respiratory failure, pulmonary embolism, or other serious complications following surgery. Now a new study shows that, in some respects, at least, CPAP can help these […]

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