Sleep Apnea Tied to Increased Cancer Risk

Sleep Apnea Tied to Increased Cancer Risk A CPAP device is used to treat sleep apnea. Two new studies have found that people with sleep apnea, a common disorder that causes snoring, fatigue and dangerous pauses in breathing at night, have a higher risk of cancer. The new research marks the first time that sleep Read the full article

Wondering Why Sleep Deprivation is Bad for You?

If there is one thing that a person is all too willing to sacrifice in order to finish the job, prolong the video game and TV time, or simply have fun with friends, it is going to be sleep. Many think that sleep is just a luxury that one can easily give giving up. In Read the full article

Upper Airway Resistance Syndrome

Upper Airway Resistance Syndrome or UARS is a sleep condition characterized by airway resistance to breathing during sleep. The primary symptoms include daytime sleepiness and excessive fatigue. Diagnosis It is difficult to confirm diagnosis, as few sleep testing centers have the proper test equipment to recognize the illness. Polysomnography (sleep study) with the use of Read the full article

TMJ Symptoms: Tension Headache and Jaw Pain

Temporomandibular joint disorder, or TMD, causes jaw pain that may be mistaken for recurring tension headaches according to a recent study of TMJ symptoms. Jaw pain due to TMJ symptoms will not respond to tension headache treatment. Instead, such pain must be treated in the same way traditional TMJ symptoms. The Temporomandibular Joint The TMJ, Read the full article

The Effects of Sleep on your Aging Process

Sleep continues to be something that most of us don`t get enough of, either because it eludes us, or because we do not make it a priority in our lives. Our society has become result driven and there`s so many places to go, new things to try, and people to see. In this excitement, however, Read the full article

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