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Could sleep apnea be harming your hearing?

  Sleep apnea is a common disorder affecting about 1 in 15 people. Research shows that those with it have a higher risk of heart disease, high blood pressure, stroke and other cardiovascular problems. It’s now speculated that hearing loss … Continue reading

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Sleep Apnea: A Hidden Enemy in Diabetes

  If you have diabetes, you may also have obstructive sleep apnea, or OSA. In fact, up to 80% of people with Type 2 diabetes have some form of OSA viagra stripes.  If others say you snore, stop breathing, and … Continue reading

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Could Sleep Apnea be Harming your Hearing?

  Sleep apnea is a common disorder affecting about 1 in 15 people. Research shows that those with it have a higher risk of heart disease, high blood pressure, stroke and other cardiovascular problems. It’s now speculated that hearing loss … Continue reading

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Sleep Apnea & Hearing Loss Linked

A new set of research published at this year’s American Thoracic Society International Conference found a link between sleep apnea and associated hearing loss in patients. This data further emphasizes the importance of a good night’s sleep on overall health. … Continue reading

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Study Reveals Possible Surgery Alternative for Kids with Sleep Apnea

A retrospective study covered recently in Medpage Today, found a potential treatment for children with sleep apnea that could act as a better alternative to surgery. The treatment involves a combination of Montelukast (an anti-inflammatory asthma drug) and intranasal corticosteroids. … Continue reading

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How to Treat a Deviated Septum

A deviated septum is a common condition that appears to various degrees in almost everyone. Read on to learn more about the symptoms and treatments for deviated septums. What is a Septum? Your septum is the collection of bone and … Continue reading

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CPAP can Lower Blood Pressure in Sleep Apnea Patients

A recent study published in the Journal of American Medical Association found that continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP for short) reduced blood pressure in patients suffering from obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). What is CPAP? CPAP, short for Continuous Positive Air … Continue reading

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