February 7, 2016

Vitamin D Deficiency & Sleep Apnea – a Study

Vitamin D Deficiency & Sleep Apnea – a Study A study published in the February 2016 issue of SLEEP journal found that Serum Vitamin D is inversely associated with disease severity in Caucasian adults with Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome This was a cross-sectional study conducted at an urban, clinical sleep medicine outpatient center.  106 adults (77 […]

Diabetic Kidney Disease May Get Worse with Untreated Sleep Apnea

Diabetic Kidney Disease May Get Worse with Untreated Sleep Apnea “Why are my blood sugars high in the morning? I don’t eat much at bedtime either,” my patients have often complained. Well, when you stop breathing repeatedly at night, your stress hormones go through the roof, and that causes your blood sugars to be high. These […]