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Latest severe sleep apnea Stories

2012-02-03 06:23:07

Here’s an eye-opener for those suffering from severe sleep apnea. It may increase your risk of silent strokes and lesions in the brain.

2012-02-01 12:33:37

People with severe sleep apnea may have an increased risk of silent strokes and small lesions in the brain.

2011-06-13 14:44:55

Sleep apnea is associated with an increased risk of adverse pregnancy outcomes, suggests a research abstract that will be presented Monday, June 13, in Minneapolis, Minn., at SLEEP 2011, the 25th Anniversary Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies LLC (APSS).

2010-04-08 12:43:21

Obstructive sleep apnea is associated with an increased risk of stroke in middle-aged and older adults, especially men.

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2008-08-02 18:05:00

Scientists from the National Center on Sleep Disorders Research reported Friday that people with severe sleep apnea, also known as sleep-disordered breathing, are many times more likely to die from any cause than those without the condition.

2006-08-03 17:33:53

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Elderly people who have severe sleep apnea are at more than double the risk of having a stroke, even after accounting for other known risk factors for stroke, according to a new report.


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  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
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