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Obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is a major heath problem. In the United States, at least 17 million people have moderate to severe OSA, which is characterized by heavy snoring, airway blockage and frequent awakenings during sleep.
Systematic review of epicardial adipose tissue in patients with obstructive sleep apnea

Systematic review of epicardial adipose tissue in patients with obstructive sleep apnea

Sleep Revolution project receives 15-million Euro grant to revolutionize treatment for OSA

Sleep Revolution project receives 15-million Euro grant to revolutionize treatment for OSA

Study investigates possible link between sleep apnea and autoimmune diseases

Study investigates possible link between sleep apnea and autoimmune diseases

Alcohol consumption before bedtime can impact quality of sleep

Alcohol consumption before bedtime can impact quality of sleep

Severe obstructive sleep apnea linked to increased risk of dementia

Severe obstructive sleep apnea linked to increased risk of dementia

Inadequate sleep may significantly affect sports performance of young athletes

Inadequate sleep may significantly affect sports performance of young athletes

Hurricanes may impact use of at-home obstructive sleep apnea treatment

Hurricanes may impact use of at-home obstructive sleep apnea treatment

Template for COVID-19 management in a rural health system

Template for COVID-19 management in a rural health system

Untreated obstructive sleep apnea linked with increased hospitalization from flu

Untreated obstructive sleep apnea linked with increased hospitalization from flu

Why do we need sleep?

Why do we need sleep?

Sleep apnea treatment can lower daytime resting heart rates in patients with prediabetes

Sleep apnea treatment can lower daytime resting heart rates in patients with prediabetes

Sleep apnea increases risk of severe COVID 19

Sleep apnea increases risk of severe COVID 19

Generalized epilepsy patients have higher OSA risk than people with focal epilepsy

Generalized epilepsy patients have higher OSA risk than people with focal epilepsy

Study finds identical signs of brain damage in sleep apnea and Alzheimer's disease

Study finds identical signs of brain damage in sleep apnea and Alzheimer's disease

Women with a history of sleep apnea may have higher spine fracture risk

Women with a history of sleep apnea may have higher spine fracture risk

Multi-level surgical technique gives new hope to sleep apnea patients

Multi-level surgical technique gives new hope to sleep apnea patients

New clinical practice guidelines on optimal management of patients with COPD

New clinical practice guidelines on optimal management of patients with COPD

Novel research determines the prevalence of chronic kidney disease

Novel research determines the prevalence of chronic kidney disease

Increased physical activity associated with lower sleep apnea risk

Increased physical activity associated with lower sleep apnea risk

New treatments for sleep apnea and other weak muscle conditions to be unveiled at global biotech event

New treatments for sleep apnea and other weak muscle conditions to be unveiled at global biotech event