Severe snoring isn’t without risks. A new study shows that obstructive sleep apnea puts women, in particular, at risk for heart problems.
Can your sleep study be done at home? Find the answers to questions that pique your curiosity in our series, The Short Answer. Nancy Foldvary-Schaefer, DO, fields this one.
The number of Americans with sleep apnea has risen substantially since the 1990s. Discover what causes sleep apnea, the symptoms to watch for, and who’s at greatest risk.
Is childhood snoring normal or a cause for concern? Here’s what you need to know if you’ve heard your child snoring at night.
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Find the truth about questions that pique your curiosity in our series, “The Short Answer.” Cardiology researcher David Van Wagoner, PhD, answers this one about atrial fibrillation.
Crooked or uneven nasal passages can make it harder to breathe and sleep. And many people don’t know they have a problem. Here are five signs you have a deviated septum.
Researchers suspect sleep apnea causes abnormal heart rhythms, which lead to sudden cardiac death.
Having bariatric surgery is rewarding in countless ways. But myths about the surgery and about obesity itself persist. Here, we bust common myths and share facts you should know.
Tonsils and adenoids help protect your body from infection, but sometimes they need to go. Get expert advice on the benefits of removing them.
You know sleep deprivation can affect both your body and your mind, but it can be a challenge to remedy. Find expert tips on getting some solid shut-eye.