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Sleep Apnea Severity Impacts Risk Of Resistant High Blood Pressure
2014-08-18 03:20:28

American Academy of Sleep Medicine A new study shows a strong association between severe, untreated obstructive sleep apnea and the risk of elevated blood pressure despite the use of high blood pressure medications. The study involved patients who had cardiovascular risk factors or established heart disease and moderate or severe obstructive sleep apnea. Among participants prescribed at least three antihypertensives including a diuretic, resistant elevated blood pressure was more...

2014-08-14 12:28:35

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sleep Apnea Doctors dot US is now providing innovative solutions for sleep doctors looking to recruit new sleep apnea patients. Sleep apnea, a disorder as common as type 2 diabetes, affects more than 18 million Americans, according to the National Sleep Foundation. If you are male, overweight, and over 40, you are at a high risk for developing sleep apnea. Curing sleep apnea is a concern for a number of sleep apnea specialists, including Sleep Apnea...

2014-08-12 08:31:34

Life-Threatening Sleep Illness Afflicts at Least 25 Million Americans - and Counting DARIEN, Ill., Aug. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The nation's sleep experts agree: obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) - a potentially life-threatening disease involving episodes of complete or partial airway obstruction during sleep - is dangerously on the rise. The National Healthy Sleep Awareness Project, a collaboration launched this year by the American Academy of Sleep Medicine (AASM), Centers for Disease Control...

2014-08-07 15:33:13

Canadian Medical Association Journal Obstructive sleep apnea and the prevalence and incidence of cancer Obstructive sleep apnea, in which people stop breathing for short periods while sleeping, affects about 5% of Canadian adults aged 45 years or older and can negatively affect health. More than 1 in 5 adult Canadians have risk factors for sleep apnea such as being overweight, being male and having diabetes, chronic nasal congestion or other health conditions. Studies have...

2014-08-04 23:04:02

SleepApneaThousandOaks.com now provides patients with information regarding sleep apnea and available treatments. Thousand Oaks, CA (PRWEB) August 04, 2014 The Thousand Oaks sleep apnea expert at SleepApneaThousandOaks.com now offers comprehensive sleep apnea and treatments. Sleep apnea affects millions of American men, women and children across the country. Unfortunately, many of them are undertreated or not treated at all. Muscles throughout the body relax during sleep. Typically, the...

2014-07-24 08:35:14

LOS ANGELES, July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sleep doctors looking to cast a wider net for sleep apnea patients can list their practice with Sleep Doctors at SleepApneaDoctors.us. No matter the state where doctors live, patients in their area will be able to easily locate them when they take advantage of this online listing. Sleep apnea is often difficult to detect. Many individuals may go years thinking their symptoms are simply a part of life. These symptoms can include: -- Loud,...

2014-07-23 23:07:21

Rohrer Cosmetic Restorative Dentistry in Delray Beach, FL employs cutting-edge technology which enables initial sleep apnea diagnosis from the comfort of your own bed, without a visit to a sleep study center. Delray Beach, FL (PRWEB) July 23, 2014 According to the National Sleep Foundation, an estimated 18 million Americans have sleep apnea, including an astounding one in four women over 65. Sleep apnea is much more common in men than in women… one study shows that an adult male has a...

2014-07-17 23:05:33

Sleep apnea doctors across the nation can now take advantage of a complimentary listing with Sleep Apnea Doctors US. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 17, 2014 Sleep Apnea Doctors now offers doctors nationwide a complimentary listing for sleep apnea treatment. This is a great way for doctors to widen their patient base and provide even more people with relief from sleep apnea symptoms. No matter their location, it is easy for patients to find doctors nearby, thanks to Sleep Apnea Doctors US....

2014-07-11 08:24:59

LOS ANGELES, July 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Los Angeles sleep apnea treatment expert, Dr. Marine Martirosyan, offers oral appliances for sleep apnea in Los Angles. Sleep apnea is a sleep disorder that is more common than depression and affects at least 18 million Americans, according to the National Sleep Foundation. While often dismissed as just loud or chronic snoring, sleep apnea can actually increase the risk of major health problems, including dangerous arrhythmias, high blood...

2014-07-10 08:28:53

LOS ANGELES, July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sleep Apnea Doctors US aims to help doctors find patients in their local area through an innovative method: the online search engine. With this tool, patients across the nation have easier access to care and can finally see relief from disruptive sleep apnea symptoms like insomnia. Listing with Sleep Apnea Doctors US as a sleep apnea doctor is as easy as creating a social media account. Doctors are even able to sign in online using their...


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cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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