Sleep Apnea Risks

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Linked to Post Stroke Depression

Sleep apnea can have a dramatic impact on your health, contributing to numerous health problems. The most serious of these are related to cardiovascular complications. Stroke is a deadly complication of sleep apnea. If you have sleep apnea, you have an elevated stroke risk.  But the {{{{link id='161' text='increased risks of sleep [...]

If You Have Sleep Apnea, Treatment Is an Urgent Need

We are starting to get some good news about slowing the spread of the novel coronavirus, but some recent events highlight the need for continued caution. Although we don’t have an official stay-at-home order, it’s a good idea to minimize potential exposure by postponing unnecessary trips, purchases, and medical procedures.  However, this is not the [...]

Have Atrial Fibrillation? Sleep Apnea Treatment Can Help Recovery

Heart problems are among the most serious complications linked to sleep apnea. Cardiovascular problems, such as heart failure and stroke, account for most medical expenses, hospitalizations, and deaths linked to sleep apnea. Often, sleep apnea contributes significantly to the disease progression. So significantly that sleep apnea treatment is a critical part [...]

Person Wants Take Back Years of Teasing Mom about Snoring

People write advice columns when they are at the end of their rope. As a result, scanning the advice columns provides a cross-section of years of human tragedy. That’s the feeling we got when we saw this question by someone who wanted to try to erase all the teasing that they and their siblings gave [...]

Women with Sleep Apnea More Likely to Get Cancer, Study

Sleep is an essential piece in our body’s daily routine. It helps our body restore itself, remove waste, and regulate our metabolism. So it’s no surprise that when sleep apnea disrupts your sleep, the consequences for your health can be severe and far-ranging. One of the potential effects of sleep apnea is [...]

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