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How Sleep Apnea Can Cause a Stroke

How Sleep Apnea Can Cause a Stroke

Obstructive sleep apnea decreases blood flow to the brain and causes changes in the brain that increase sufferers' risk of suffering from a stroke or dying in their sleep, according to a study published by The American Physiological Society. The decreased blood flow to the brain causes elevate... Read More


Expert Commentary: Steven Park, M.D. 3/9/2010

Expert Commentary: Steven Park, M.D. 3/9/2010

We know a lot about the molecular and biochemical processes that occur with Alzheimer's Disease. Autopsy studies show amyloid plaque deposition and neurofibrilary tangles. About 5% are hereditary, and the rest are spontaneous. There are different types of dementia, of which vascular dementia i... Read More


Insomnia Study

Insomnia Study

So, what do you do when you canít fall asleep? Count sheep? Just lay there? Toss and turn and throw the pillow? Now true, these are all approaches that donít involve medicine, but they are unfortunately all the wrong things to do! In fact, they feed the problem of insomnia. However, the good ... Read More



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