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Is Sleep Apnea a Factor in Sudden Cardiac Death (SCD) of Young Athletes?

Sudden cardiac death (SCD) of young athletes is a serious concern. The risks are remarkably high for these supposedly healthy individuals. Although these people are supposed to be among the healthiest in our society, they can die at alarmingly high rates. Some groups experience an SCD for an athlete of as high as one […]

Bad Luck Lin: Man Dozes off at the Wheel and Hits Three Ferraris

Drowsy driving is never a good thing. But there’s bad, and then there’s bad. Someone dozing off behind the wheel is always lucky to escape with their life. But if they do get in an accident, normally you would expect to hit one car, most likely something common like a Toyota or […]

Nose Piercings, Snoring, and Sleep Apnea

Piercings used to be unusual. Anything other than pierced ears for women, that is. But these days, many types of piercings have become common, including nose piercings. As these become more common, we have to be aware how they might impact your ability to get a good night’s sleep–and how they might affect people sleeping […]

Sleep Apnea Treatment Can Improve Sex Life, Especially for Women

Sleep apnea may occur while we’re sleeping, but it can impact every aspect of our waking lives. This includes our sex lives. Sleep apnea can lead both to a loss of desire and to physical dysfunction. In the past, much of the attention has been put on [link id='1480' text='how sleep apnea […]

Neverending Nightmare: CPAP Fire Threatens Displaced Cruise Passengers

Cruises are supposed to be the most relaxing type of vacation possible. You essentially check into a hotel that already includes all your drinks and food. The hotel then travels from destination to destination, allowing you to travel without having to worry about making arrangements. Any excursions you take can be arranged and handled through […]

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