Sleep Apnea Treatments Equally Effective at Reducing Blood Pressure

Hypertension may be alleviated if sleep disorders are addressed.

Treating obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) with either continuous positive airway pressure (CPAP) or a mouth-guard-like device may help reduce blood pressure, a recent meta-analysis suggests. Investigators reviewed data from 51 studies involving a total of 4,888 patients. Most of the studies examined the use of CPAP, which uses forced air delivered through a mask to […]

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