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Can moderate sleep apnea in elderly increase longevity? by Dr. John Z. Medical Doctor New research results suggest that sleep apnea – which has often been linked to increased rates... rates among elderly subjects diagnosed with sleep apnea to those of the elderly in the general...
A sleep apnea what if.... by Edward G. Patient Expert We know that untreated obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) results in nighttime intermittent hypoxia... at the opening to the upper airway. A byproduct of the intermittent hypoxia, current research...
The 4 Symptoms of Sleep Apnea Your Child May Exhibit That Should Not Be Ignored by Amanda Patient Expert snoring can be an indicator of a far more serious problem- Sleep Apnea. According to Dr. Dan Smith, “approximately 100 to 200 million Americans suffer from obstructive sleep apnea (OSA). Sleep Apnea can cause long...
The Biggest Ear Problems for Sleep Apnea Sufferers by Dr. Steven P. Medical Doctor still have residual obstructive sleep apnea and are still feeling the effects of intermittent obstructions... If you have obstructive sleep apnea, chances are, you're likely to have some sort of an ear...
Medicare And Sleep Apnea Devices by Lucy J. Patient Expert Among the elderly, obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) is present in 24% of people who live... then, that there always will be questions raised about Medicare and devices. Of the some 85 recognized sleep disorders, sleep apnea is one...
More Studies Link Sleep Apnea to Mild Cognitive Impairment & Dementia by Dr. Steven P. Medical Doctor Almost every week, I come across another study that links poor sleep or sleep  apnea to dementia... .  This paper showed that chronic intermittent hypoxia increases beta amyloid production in the hippocampus...
More Connections Between Alzheimer’s Disease and Sleep Apnea by Dr. Steven P. Medical Doctor the strong association between intermittent hypoxia (during apneas) on the brain and brain damage.  I’m... will have undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea. We know that sleep apnea can cause major brain injury involved...
Can Sleep Apnea Cause Skin Cancer? by Dr. Steven P. Medical Doctor seen with obstructive sleep apnea. Here’s one study that supports my hypothesis: Researchers in Spain injected melanoma cells into mice and subjected one group to intermittent hypoxia and the other group to normal oxygen...
Sleep apnea linked to gray matter damage, cognitive deficits by Dr. John Z. Medical Doctor with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) may blame their daytime difficulties on simple sleepiness, but new research... by structural deficits in gray matter, brought on by the intermittent oxygen deprivation that comes with OSA...

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Symptoms ... g stops for more than ten seconds at a time (known as recurrent apnea), and skin begins to turn ashen or bl ... » Read on
Diagnosis ... g stops for more than ten seconds at a time (known as recurrent apnea), and skin begins to turn ashen or bl ... » Read on