Tag: Obstructive Sleep Apnea

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Is Cause Behind Bappi Da's Demise
Bappi Lahiri Died Of OSA: Know Its Prevalence In India & Odisha, Check Your Risk Score

In Odisha the prevalence has been nearly 14 per 100 people surveyed. The prevalence in India at 7.5-13.5 percent

  • Wednesday, 16 February 2022
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Novel tool may improve quality of life for epilepsy patients

New York: Researchers have developed a new tool that may help neurologists screen for obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) in people with epilepsy — a disorder in which nerve cell activity in the brain is disturbed, causing seizures. This study can determine the necessity for treatment, which may result in improved seizure control, reduction in anti-epileptic […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Asthma linked with increased obstructive sleep apnea risk

New York: People suffering from asthma are at an increased risk of developing obstructive sleep apnea (OSA), a sleep disorder associated with adversely affecting health and a higher risk of death.

  • Monday, 21 June 2021
Women with sleep apnea at greater cancer risk

London: Women with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) are more likely to be diagnosed with cancer than men with the condition, warn researchers. Common symptoms of sleep apnea, include snoring, disrupted sleep and fatigue. “Our study of more than 19,000 people shows that the severity of OSA is linked to a cancer diagnosis,” said study lead […]

  • Friday, 30 April 2021
Women with sleep apnea at increased risk of cancer: Study

London: Women with obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) appear to be at an elevated risk of getting cancer than men with the condition, warn researchers. The study, published in the European Respiratory Journal, is based on analyses of registry data, collected in the European database ESADA, on a total of some 20,000 adult patients with obstructive […]

  • Tuesday, 27 April 2021