Thursday, October 30, 2014

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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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