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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.
Sleep apnea treatment linked to lower risk of Alzheimer's and other dementias

Sleep apnea treatment linked to lower risk of Alzheimer's and other dementias

New update addresses key issues in the delivery of sleep care using telemedicine

New update addresses key issues in the delivery of sleep care using telemedicine

Trial to investigate new therapies for sleep apnea

Trial to investigate new therapies for sleep apnea

Study finds dramatic increases in rates of insomnia, sleep apnea among US military members

Study finds dramatic increases in rates of insomnia, sleep apnea among US military members

Study evaluates effectiveness of hormone therapies in managing postmenopausal nocturia

Study evaluates effectiveness of hormone therapies in managing postmenopausal nocturia

Exposure to periods of low oxygen can result in underdeveloped jaw cartilage

Exposure to periods of low oxygen can result in underdeveloped jaw cartilage

CPAP therapy increases physical activity in sleep apnea patients with a history of heart disease

CPAP therapy increases physical activity in sleep apnea patients with a history of heart disease

FDA permits marketing of new prescription only device to reduce snoring and mild sleep apnea

FDA permits marketing of new prescription only device to reduce snoring and mild sleep apnea

Longer nocturnal respiratory events in OSA patients have an effect on the heart

Longer nocturnal respiratory events in OSA patients have an effect on the heart

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