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CONCLUSIONS – OSA is independently associated with an increased risk of diabetes, whereas insulin-treated diabetes is independently associated with a higher risk of OSA, particularly in women.
A Population-Based Study of the Bidirectional Association Between Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Type 2 Diabetes in Three Prospective U.S. Cohorts
Healthy Smiles by Rita Tempel, DDS – This column was originally published in the Gettysburg Times, August 16, 2018
It’s August. The lazy days of summer include basking in the sun and possibly falling asleep, say, on the beach. 710 more words
Weight loss, respiration gadgets nevertheless excellent for treating obstructive sleep apnea.
New hints from the Yankee university of Physicians (ACP) emphasize a way of life adjustments—, especially weight reduction—for treating obstructive sleep apnea. 1,182 more words
Where did the time go?
I still don’t have the mask fit problems sorted out, but I continue to experience unexpected improvements in my health – that is, they were unexpected until I began digging into the medical journal literature about the health problems linked to Sleep Apnea, and the many different healing effects of treatment for it (primarily with CPAP, although there are other positive airway pressure options, as well as dental appliances, and even surgical solutions). 179 more words
Today I came across a Portuguese word that prompted me to write this post.
The word is saudades. I understand that this is a deep emotional state of nostalgic or profound melancholic longing for an absent something or someone that one loves. 295 more words