Sitting Up During Sleep Apnea

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Too Much Sitting Linked to Sleep Apnea

It's common knowledge that obesity is one of the main causes of sleep apnea. How, the, do we account for the 40 to 60% of sleep apnea victims who are not obese?

 

Enlarged tonsils or adenoids, a deformed uvula or soft palate - These conditions  can be the culprits in some cases. So can liver disease. But this still leaves many cases of apnea unaccounted for.

 

Researchers at the University of Toronto Center for Sleep Medicine have discovered that prolonged sitting is another possible...

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