Sleep Apnea, Hypertension and Cardiac Disease
Sleep apnea - along with other sleep-related breathing disorders - affects many people, and is now recognized as a significant, treatable condition. Sleep apnea, however, does not just affect your breathing. As with most other diseases, it has effects on the body as a whole. These effects include an increased incidence of cardiac abnormalities, hypertension and cerebral vascular accidents.
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