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How Sleep Apnea May Contribute to Alzheimer’s

March 24, 2019

Filed under: Uncategorized — familydentalnewington @ 2:02 am

thinking older manIn recent decades, research into obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) has established that this common disorder can cause or worsen a number of significant health problems, including cardiovascular problems, obesity, and depression. Recently, a study has even indicated that OSA may play a role in the development of Alzheimer’s disease. After considering the link between sleep apnea and long-term brain health, you may finally decide it is time to seek out treatment that will help you achieve the high-quality rest your body and mind need to function at their best.

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