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People diagnosed with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) should lose weight and use continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) as initial therapy.
Telling someone that you need your beauty sleep may not be just an expression anymore, as new research demonstrates that sleep apnea patients appear to be more attractive – as well as more alert and youthful – after receiving two months of treatment for the disorder.
Many people think of sleep apnea as nothing more than a mere annoyance, but that’s not the case when the condition leaves a commercial driver unable to get a restful night of sleep.
Sleep is essential to good health because it refreshes the body and mind.
A neonatologist at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is the senior author of a large new study that found that current non-invasive techniques for respiratory support are less effective than widely assumed, in reducing the incidence of severe lung injury in very premature infants.
A new study suggests that continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) therapy reduces the mortality rate in people who have both chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) and obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), which the authors refer to as "the overlap syndrome."
CheapCPAPSupplies.com adds products like the Resprionics Child B2 Bonnett to now offer treatment of childhood sleep apnea, a condition that affects night-time breathing. Asheville,
CPAP Horizon project, a new organization that is taking action to improve the effectiveness of CPAP therapy for all stakeholders including patients, therapy providers, and clinicians, seeks to
Could a CPAP Machine Really Be the Dirtiest Place in the Home? Boston, MA (PRWEB) July 11, 2013 According to the World Health Organization approximately
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