Adaptive ventilation for central sleep apnea linked to increased mortality in … – 2 Minute Medicine

 

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Adaptive ventilation for central sleep apnea linked to increased mortality in
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1. Patients with reduced ejection heart failure (HF) and central sleep apnea who received servo-assisted ventilation did not show a difference in the composite end point of death in comparison to similar patients receiving standard medical care. 2

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Chronic jet lag linked to breast cancer and weight gain – Gloucestershire Echo

 

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Chronic jet lag linked to breast cancer and weight gain
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Jetlag has been linked to weight gain, impaired memory and even a higher risk for cancer in a new study. A team of researchers in the Netherlands raised female mice that were genetically predisposed to breast cancer in an environment that simulated …
Health Facts: Constant exposure to jetlag could lead to cancer – Researchers sayPulse Nigeria

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Alzheimer’s disease linked to sleep problems, studies find – CBS News – CBS News

 

Alzheimer's disease linked to sleep problems, studies find – CBS News
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To sleep, perchance to… ward off Alzheimer's? New research suggests poor sleep may increase people's risk of Alzheimer's disease, by spurring a brain-clogging gunk that in turn further interrupts shut-eye. Disrupted sleep may be one of the missing

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Access to electricity is linked to reduced sleep – UW Today

 

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Access to electricity is linked to reduced sleep
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New research comparing traditional hunter-gatherer living conditions to a more modern setting shows that access to artificial light and electricity has shortened the amount of sleep humans get each night. The research, published online this week in the …
Electricity isn't good for your sleep habitsUPI.com
Electricity's human cost: Less sleepYale News
Access To Electricity Linked To Sleep DeprivationUniversity Herald

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Insomnia With Short Sleep Duration Linked to CVD – Medscape

 

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Insomnia With Short Sleep Duration Linked to CVD
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Insomnia with objective short sleep duration has been associated with increased risk for the development of hypertension and diabetes and for mortality. In this study, Dr Bertisch and colleagues set out to quantify the association between insomnia
Enhanced Milk May Lead to Small But Significant Improvements in InsomniaMonthly Prescribing Reference (registration)

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