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2014-03-04 13:09:08

People with sleep apnea appear to be at higher risk of pneumonia than people without, according to a study published in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal). Sleep apnea is characterized by disrupted sleep, caused when the upper airway becomes obstructed by soft tissue, cutting off oxygen. It has been linked to several types of heart disease and cognitive impairment. People with obstructive sleep apnea are at higher risk of aspiration while sleeping. To determine whether sleep...

2014-02-26 23:01:55

Cure Your Sleep Apnea without CPAP is the latest natural cure reviewed by Daily Gossip. According to the review, this is an effective method to overcome sleep apnea easy and safe. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) February 26, 2014 Daily Gossip exposes in its Cure Your Sleep Apnea without CPAP review the fact that this program was created by Marc MacDonald, a popular independent sleep apnea researcher. Marc MacDonald says that, despite what many doctors seem to believe, CPAP is not an effective...

2014-02-23 00:20:23

BOSTON, Feb. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Governors nationwide have begun issuing Proclamations to bring awareness to the condition known as "Sleep Apnea," which 95% of Americans who have it...don't even know they have. Rather, partners routinely find themselves telling their loved one to "stop snoring," when in fact that person could be dying right in front of them. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140222/LA70044 In just the last several months, twelve United States Governors have...

2014-02-19 12:26:11

Growing Patient Awareness of Obstructive Sleep Apnea Will Be a Strong Driver of the Market, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that the proportion of undiagnosed patients with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is declining as a result of efforts by organizations such as the National Sleep Foundation, which is causing awareness of the condition to rise. In addition, obesity and age are...

Multiple Sclerosis Fatigue May Be Linked To Obstructive Sleep Apnea
2014-02-15 05:28:35

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The fatigue that many people with multiple sclerosis (MS) feel is often written off as just being part of the territory of their chronic neurological condition. A new study from the University of Michigan, published in the Journal of Clinical Sleep Medicine, suggests that a large number of MS patients might have an undiagnosed — and treatable — sleep disorder, known to cause fatigue: obstructive sleep apnea, or OSA. The...

2014-02-13 23:04:51

Studies Show that Aquariums Help Lower Stress and Blood Pressure (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 In partnership to raise heart health awareness in the month of February, The Florida Aquarium and Sleep Apnea Treatment Centers of America(SATCOA) are holding an event. Studies have demonstrated that aquariums help lower stress and blood pressure, which can also affect a person’s sleep. Snoring is a classic sign that a person might have obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and when left untreated, this...

2014-02-07 23:24:03

Dr. Shreedevi Thulasidas DDS, BDS, FAGD, MS (Dr. Devi) of Smile Design Specialists is now helping patients who suffer from sleep apnea. Dr. Devi can help patients with initial evaluation, home sleep study and designing an FDA approved dental device to treat sleep apnea. North Scottsdale, Cave Creek, Carefree Arizona (PRWEB) February 07, 2014 Dr. Shreedevi Thulasidas (Dr.Devi) a prosthodontist who serves North Scottsdale, Cave Creek, Carefree area, can do the screening for sleep apnea and...

2014-02-06 23:00:25

Patients suffering from sleep apnea can now receive treatment from Dr. Dan Knellinger and Dr. Stacey Verkler. This new year, resolve to treat sleep apnea and return to improved sleep. Palm Harbor, FL (PRWEB) February 06, 2014 Sleep apnea sufferers can resolve to receive treatment from Dr. Dan Knellinger and Dr. Stacey Verkler. Sleep apnea is a very serious medical condition that can remain undiagnosed for years. People suffering from sleep apnea actually stop breathing while they are...

2014-02-06 08:29:26

LONDON, Feb. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:US Sleep Apnea Diagnostic Systems Market Outlook, 2005 - 2018Short DescriptionThis research report provides key market trends, market forecasts and competitive scenario of the sleep apnea diagnostic systems in the US through 2018.The product categories covered in this report include: -- Fixed Polysomnography Systems-- Portable Polysomnography SystemsScopeThe report highlights historic and...

2014-02-04 08:36:19

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Los Angeles sleep apnea dentist, Dr. Bijan Afar, offers sleep apnea solutions that can help his patients enjoy a better night's sleep. Sleep apnea is a potentially serious sleep disorder that affects millions of Americans from all walks of life. Proper sleep apnea treatment is critical to a positive outcome and better sleep habits. Without treatment, sleep apnea can dramatically increase a person's risk of dangerous cardiac arrhythmias, high...


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