Well: Sleep Apnea Tied To Increased Cancer Risk

Two new studies associate a common disorder of sleep that causes pauses in breathing with a higher risk of cancer.

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    “Diseases and Conditions: Insomnia.” Mayo Clinic. http://www.mayoclinic.org. Retrieved May 17, 2016. “Sleep Apnea Tied to Increased Cancer Risk.” The New York Times blog. http://well.blogs.nytimes.com. Retrieved May 17, 2016. “Sleep problems ...
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  • Sleep Apnea Tied to Increased Cancer Risk
    Two new studies have found that people with sleep apnea, a common disorder of sleep that causes snoring, fatigue and dangerous pauses in breathing at night, have a higher risk of cancer, the first time that sleep apnea has been linked to cancer in humans.
    07/19/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Severe sleep apnea increased chance by 4.8 X of cancer death: low vitamin D – May 2012
    . . over 22 years, found that severe breathing problems at night increase the likelihood of dying from cancer by 4.8 times, compared to people who had no such breathing issues. People with moderate apnea were found to have double the risk of dying ...
    06/22/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • NYTimes: Sleep Apnea Tied to Increased Cancer Risk
    As if the snoring and fatigue were not enough, here is another reason to have your sleep apnea looked at. A new study has found that those who have sleep apnea may also have a higher risk of cancer. Check out the story on this groundbreaking new research.
    05/21/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • Sleep apnoea tied to higher cancer death risk
    Washington, May 21 (ANI): Sleep-disordered breathing (SDB), commonly known as sleep apnoea, may increase risk of cancer mortality, a new study has revealed. While previous studies have associated SDB commonly known as Sleep Apnea with increased risks of ...
    05/20/2012 - 1:00 pm | View Link
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  • Sleep Apnea Center: Symptoms, Treatments, Types (Central ...
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