Tag Archives: Sleep

Sleep Apnea And Depression

The problems caused by sleep apnea are usually related to the poor obstructed sleep. For example we now know that people with sleep apnea have an increased incidence of cardiovascular disease and glaucoma. Now we are learning that sleep apnea is related to an increased incidence of depression and that treatment with a CPAP has… Read More »

Hard-to-Treat Hypertension Among Black Adults May Be Linked to Sleep Apnea

Black people are more likely to have hypertension than their white counterparts. Now, new findings published in the journal Circulation suggest that untreated sleep apnea that’s moderate or severe is associated with increased odds of resistant hypertension in African Americans, according to an article by American Heart Association News. Sleep apnea is a serious sleep… Read More »