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Sleep Apnea Cancer

New Study Links Sleep Apnea With Cancer, Stroke Risks

The Huffington Post | Amanda L. Chan | Posted 04.17.2014 | Healthy Living

People with obstructive sleep apnea -- a sleep disorder characterized by pauses in breathing during sleep -- may face a higher risk of developing and/...

9 Health Concerns Linked To Sleep Apnea

Posted 09.30.2014 | Healthy Living

Sleep apnea occurs when throat muscles relax, thereby collapsing the airways and resulting in short periods of disruptions in the breath during sleep....

Yet Another Health Risk Of Sleep Apnea?

Dr. Michael J. Breus | Posted 08.15.2012 | Healthy Living
Dr. Michael J. Breus

These two studies are the first to establish a link between OSA and cancer in humans. Previous studies have shown evidence of a relationship between cancer and sleep apnea in mice.

Sleep Apnea and Cancer: Treating Sleep Apnea Dentally

Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S. | Posted 07.31.2012 | Healthy Living
Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S.

It's common knowledge that good sleep is healthy, and that not getting good sleep isn't healthy. I would not be surprised to find that "not getting good sleep" contributes to a multitude of afflictions.

Another Grave Health Risk Of Sleep Apnea?

The Huffington Post | Amanda L. Chan | Posted 05.21.2012 | Healthy Living

Sleep-disordered breathing -- which includes obstructive sleep apnea -- is linked with an increased risk of dying from cancer, a new study suggests. ...