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Sleep apnoea may lower your aerobic fitness

2014-12-08 16:20

People with this sleep disorder take in less oxygen during exercise, small study finds.

Sleep apnoea tied to memory problems

2014-11-03 11:26

Remembering locations and directions may suffer when deep sleep is disrupted by breathing difficulties.

Can sleep apnoea affect your sex life?

2014-10-24 05:00

Many patients who use CPAP for sleep apnoea believe it makes them less sexually attractive, which may make them less likely to comply with treatment.

Can sleep apnoea affect your sex life?

2014-10-23 15:38

Many patients who use CPAP for sleep apnoea believe it makes them less sexually attractive, which may make them less likely to comply with treatment.

A fat tongue may be disrupting your sleep

2014-10-02 17:00

A study shows that there are increased fat deposits in the tongues of obese people who suffer from sleep apnoea.

Sleep apnoea treatment effective for older people

2014-09-19 12:48

A study has found that continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) treatment is useful and cost-effective for older patients.

Sleep apnoea treatment effective for older people

2014-08-27 12:16

A study has found that continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) treatment is useful and cost-effective for older patients.

Severe sleep apnoea aggravates blood pressure risk

2014-08-18 11:25

A study suggests that severe obstructive sleep apnoea contributes to poor blood pressure control.

Drowsiness

2014-06-03 12:37

Drowsiness is a state of sleepiness.

Impotence can be reversed by lifestyle changes

2014-04-25 05:00

Losing weight, eating better, getting more active, drinking less alcohol and getting better sleep can all help reverse problems that contribute to impotence, according to a new study.

A-Z of sleeping disorders

2014-04-24 15:31

Dead man (or woman) walking? If a sleep disorder is disrupting your life, read on.

Young adult insomniacs at higher risk for stroke

2014-04-04 13:38

Researchers found that insomnia seemed to raise the likelihood that a person will be hospitalised due to stroke by 54%, especially if they were young adults.

Spinal injuries can cause sleep apnoea

2014-01-29 13:03

Researchers suggest that people with spinal cord injuries should be assessed for sleep apnoea.

Treating sleep apnoea may lower blood pressure

2013-12-11 13:52

People with sleep apnoea and hard-to-control high blood pressure may see their blood pressure drop if they treat the sleep disorder.

Treatment for sleep apnoea may improve your looks

2013-09-16 16:15

Treatment for sleep apnoea may do more than improve your sleep and health: It could help you look better, according to a new study.

Sleep apnoea linked to glaucoma

2013-08-19 11:42

A new study suggests that people with sleep apnoea are at increased risk for glaucoma and should be screened for the eye disease.

Removing tonsils helps kids with sleep apnoea

2013-05-22 10:23

For children who have sleep apnoea, removing the tonsils appears to improve daytime energy and behaviour, researchers say.

Exercise, diet stops sleep apnoea worsening

2013-04-19 09:12

Losing weight through exercise and healthier eating may have long-term benefits for people with mild sleep apnoea, a new study suggests.

Family docs can treat simple sleep apnoea

2013-03-13 09:26

With some basic training, primary care doctors and nurses could treat uncomplicated sleep apnoea cases, according to a new study.

The sinister side of snoring

2010-08-13 00:00

Sleep apnoea - usually manifest in bursts of strangled-sounding snores - plagues millions every night. It's a sleep-thief, but it's also potentially very dangerous...

Sleep apnoea raises death risk

2009-08-18 16:05

Severe sleep apnoea raises the risk of dying early by 46%, US researchers reported, but said people with milder sleep-breathing problems do not share that risk.

 

Sleep apnoea may lower your aerobic fitness

2014-12-04 11:52

People with this sleep disorder take in less oxygen during exercise, small study finds.

Can sleep apnoea affect your sex life?

2014-10-24 11:27

Many patients who use CPAP for sleep apnoea believe it makes them less sexually attractive, which may make them less likely to comply with treatment.

Can sleep apnoea affect your sex life?

2014-10-23 17:30

Many patients who use CPAP for sleep apnoea believe it makes them less sexually attractive, which may make them less likely to comply with treatment.

A fat tongue may be disrupting your sleep

2014-10-17 11:27

A study shows that there are increased fat deposits in the tongues of obese people who suffer from sleep apnoea.

A fat tongue may be disrupting your sleep

2014-10-01 10:12

A study shows that there are increased fat deposits in the tongues of obese people who suffer from sleep apnoea.

Fatigue in MS patients may indicate sleep disorder

2014-09-15 14:14

Sleep disorders among people with multiple sclerosis are often left undiagnosed and untreated.

Severe sleep apnoea aggravates blood pressure risk

2014-08-21 08:50

A study suggests that severe obstructive sleep apnoea contributes to poor blood pressure control.

No apparent link between sleep apnoea and cancer

2014-08-11 10:18

A new study shows no connection between sleep apnoea and cancer, although low oxygen levels might trigger cell mutations connected with cancer.

Sleep apnoea may affect your hearing

2014-05-21 15:41

Sleep apnoea is associated with hearing impairment at both high and low frequencies, according to new research.

Impotence can be reversed by lifestyle changes

2014-04-24 15:36

Losing weight, eating better, getting more active, drinking less alcohol and getting better sleep can all help reverse problems that contribute to impotence, according to a new study.

Sleep apnoea linked to poor bone health

2014-04-16 09:59

Sleep apnoea causes repeated, brief interruptions in breathing during sleep, and can harm many of the body's systems, including the skeletal system.

Evening workouts don't affect sleep quality

2014-02-27 15:43

Researchers found that people who exercised in the evening reported sleeping just as well as those who weren't active in the hours before bed.

The sinister side of snoring

2013-12-31 09:00

Sleep apnoea - usually manifest in bursts of strangled-sounding snores - plagues millions every night. It's a sleep-thief, but it's also potentially very dangerous...

The sinister side of snoring

2013-10-30 05:00

Sleep apnoea - usually manifest in bursts of strangled-sounding snores - plagues millions every night. It's a sleep-thief, but it's also potentially very dangerous...

Sleep apnoea treatment may improve looks

2013-09-16 10:18

Treatment for sleep apnoea may do more than improve your sleep and health: It could help you look better, according to a new study.

Sleep apnoea in seniors tied to Alzheimer's

2013-05-20 12:59

Slimmer seniors with signs of disrupted breathing during sleep were more likely to have indicators of developing Alzheimer's disease, says study.

Sleep apnoea may impair drivers

2013-04-15 09:51

Motorists with sleep apnoea were more likely to fall asleep at wheel, fail simulated road tests.

A snoring crisis?

2013-04-09 16:01

If you're kept awake by snoring, here's what you can do.

Help! My kid is sleepwalking!

2012-01-25 13:19

Tips for when your kid goes “bump” in the night.

More fat, less sleep

2010-02-09 15:06

Expanding waist worsens kids' sleep apnoea.

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