Sleep apnea may be a risk factor for Alzheimer’s

Mar 20, 2019 by

In new research from the Mayo Clinic, brain scans have revealed that there may be an association between sleep apnea and a particular Alzheimer’s biomarker....

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LearningRx reviews study on sleep apnea in children

Jun 28, 2017 by

A sleep study on children 7 to 11 years old who had sleep apnea found that they had substantial reductions in the volume of gray matter compared to children without obstructive sleep apnea....

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Sleep apnia and heavy snoring lined to earlier cognitive decline...

May 27, 2015 by

A study out of the NYU Langone Medical Center has indicated that people who have breathing problems during sleep have a higher risk of earlier memory and thinking skills declines....

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Sleep apnea damages the brain

Oct 31, 2014 by

There’s new evidence that brain damage caused by sleep apnea is due to weaker brain blood flow....

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Sleep breathing interruptions affect neurons

Jun 15, 2014 by

Research has found that obstructive sleep apnoea (OSA) affects the brain neurons needed to regulate heart rate....

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