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Sleep apnea is a serious condition that can be even more serious when combined with diabetes. Not only are you at increased risk for heart attack and stroke, but it can also reduce insulin sensitivity. Seeking treatment for sleep apnea is important for your overall health.

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Obstructive sleep apnea is one of the most common complications of diabetes, especially among people who are overweight. A recent study of 306 obese people with type 2 diabetes who wanted to lose weight found that more than 86 percent of them had sleep apnea. The standard treatment for sleep apnea is wearing a CPAP machine for continuous positive…

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Dr. Bill Quick, Health Pro, answered can you suggest any home remedies for… Hi.Please…

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Gretchen Becker, Health Guide, commented on Sleep Apnea Testing Sometimes we do need to keep pushing for the proper diagnosis. I'm glad the VPAP is working for you.

01/21/11

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David Mendosa, Health Guide, commented on The Sleep Apnea-Diabetes Connection Dear Phil,   You need to control both your diabetes and your sleep apnea.…

05/16/10

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Ann Bartlett, Health Guide, answered WHY WHEN I AM SLEEP DO I HAVE TO BE… This could be due to some neuropathy or it could be the way that are…

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