CPAP helps to ease depression

CPAP helps to ease depression

A new study reveals that CPAP may alleviate depression in patients with obstructive sleep apnea. Obstructive sleep apnea can have a number of serious implications, but a new study has revealed that continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) treatment may actually help to reduce some of the symptoms of depression in patients who also have obstructive

Are you getting enough sleep

Are you getting enough sleep?

According to a new study, more and more people are having difficulty falling and staying asleep at night. If you struggle to sleep at night, it turns out that you are not alone. A new study performed at Iowa State University (ISU) in the United States found that adults in America who reported having trouble


Treatments for sleep apnea

Obstructive sleep apnea is a serious condition — fortunately there are a number of treatments available. Obstructive sleep apnea can lead to a range of other health issues, which is why it is so important that it is treated as early as possible. Thanks to new research, there are now a variety of treatment options


The link between sleep apnea and depression

New research shows that sleep apnea may be the reason that many depression treatments fail. Depression is one of the most widespread mental health issues worldwide, and now research suggests that sleep apnea could be behind many cases of treatment-resistant depression. If this is the case, proper diagnosis and treatment of sleep apnea could go


The link between sleep apnea and cancer

A recent study shows that women who suffer from severe sleep apnea may be at greater risk of cancer. Sleep apnea is a serious condition and can lead to a range of other health issues. Now, a study shows that there may be a connection between sleep apnea and cancer, particularly in women. Read on

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The link between ADHD and sleep apnea

If your child has been diagnosed with ADHD, you may have noticed that they are also struggling with sleep problems.  Many children with ADHD also experience restless sleep. What is the connection? And what can be done about it? Read on to find out more about the connection between ADHD and issues like sleep apnea.

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Childhood sleep apnea goes largely undiagnosed

Although around 15 percent of children suffer from sleep apnea, up to 90 percent of cases remain undiagnosed. According to new research that was recently published in the Journal of the American Osteopathic Association, children are largely underdiagnosed when it comes to obstructive sleep apnea. In many cases, the symptoms of the disorder are incorrectly