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Ethnic Differences for OSA

Research indicates that the mechanisms responsible for the development of obstructive sleep apnea...

Sleep myths may hinder good sleep and health

By Carolyn Crist (Reuters Health) – Widespread beliefs about sleeping include advice on how much sleep is enough, what quality sleep means and how to achieve it, but when these pronouncements are wrong, they can do more...

Cardiovascular Mortality in OSA Among the Elderly

Severe obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) that is not treated with continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) appears to be associated with cardiovascular death in the elderly, according to Spanish research. When compared with a...

Overnight Admissions After Younger Pediatric Tonsillectomy

In 1996, the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Academy of Otolaryngology—Head and Neck Surgery (AAOHNS) released guidelines indicating that children younger than 3 be admitted overnight for postoperative...



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