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Exploring the Link Between Sleep Apnea and Cancer

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A research study published in April revealed that sleep apnea might be linked to cancer. Doctors believe the correlation between obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and health risks like cancer, stroke, heart disease, and hypertension is due to the negative structural and physiologic effects OSA may have on the heart. The study published in the Journal […]

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6 Detrimental Effects of Not Getting Enough Sleep

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It was recently reported that, prior to his death in 2009, Michael Jackson suffered from insomnia and had not slept in two months. Jackson’s doctor had been giving him Propofol, a drug commonly used for procedural sedation and maintenance of anesthesia. Unfortunately, the sleep a person gets induced by Propofol actually inhibits someone from entering […]

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